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Kian Merchant-Borna, M.P.H., M.B.A.

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Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 275-1198

Office: (585) 275-2909

Fax: (585) 276-1123

Research Labs

Emergency Medicine Industry Sponsored Research Program

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Faculty Appointments



BA | Alfred University
Biology & Environmental Studies

MPH | Boston University School of Public Health
Environmental Epidemiology

MBA | Simon Business School
Business Administration


Patent Title: System and Method to Assess Risk of Changes to Brain White Matter Based on Head Impact Dose Equivalent Number
Patent #: 10,646,154
Issue Date: May 12, 2020
Country: United States
Invented By: Jeffrey J Bazarian, Kian Merchant-Borna


Journal Articles

Stahl TJ, Palli R, Gill JM, Saionz EL, Bogner-Flatz V, Cheetham-West A, Merchant-Borna K, Pham DL, Strike L, Wright MJ, Thompson P, Bazarian JJ. "ErbB Signaling Pathway Genes Are Differentially Expressed in Monozygotic Twins Discordant for Sports-Related Concussion." Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies.. 2022 May 26; :1-8. Epub 2022 May 26.

Stephen SJ, Hasman L, Goldenberg M, Merchant-Borna K, Kawata K, Mannix R, Bazarian JJ. "Short-Term Neurologic Manifestations of Repetitive Head Impacts Among Athletes: A Scoping Review." The Journal of head trauma rehabilitation.. 2022 Mar 15; Epub 2022 Mar 15.

Peacock WF, Soto-Ruiz KM, House SL, Cannon CM, Headden G, Tiffany B, Motov S, Merchant-Borna K, Chang AM, Pearson C, Patterson BW, Jones AE, Miller J, Varon J, Bastani A, Clark C, Rafique Z, Kea B, Eppensteiner J, Williams JM, Mahler SA, Driver BE, Hendry P, Quackenbush E, Robinson D, Schrock JW, D'Etienne JP, Hogan CJ, Osborne A, Riviello R, Young S. "Utility of COVID-19 antigen testing in the emergency department." . 2022 Feb 0; 3(1):e12605. Epub 2022 Jan 15.