Kelly L. Andrzejewski, D.O., Ph.D.

Kelly L. Andrzejewski, D.O., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 673
Rochester, NY 14642

Professional Bio

Dr. Kelly Andrzejewski is clinical instructor and fellow in the experimental therapeutics and movement disorders program at the Unversity of Rochester. She received her Osteopathic medical degree and PhD in neuroscience at Michigan State University and then completed in internship and neurology residency training at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. She is actively engaged in research looking at vestibular function in individuals with cervical dystonia.

Awards & Honors (National)

Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Fellowship Award 2015
Huntington Study Group Shoulson Scholar Award 2015

Awards & Honors (Local)

Michigan Osteopathic Association Scientific Research Competition 1st Place Award 2007
Michigan State University Graduate School Research Enhancement Award 2007
Phyllis K. and Walter P. Dell Endowed Scholarship 2005

Recent Journal Articles

2012 Sep
Simkins TJ, Janis KL, McClure AK, Behrouz B, Pappas SS, Lehner A, Kaminski NE, Goudreau JL, Lookingland KJ, Kaplan BL. "Comparison of the D2 receptor regulation and neurotoxicant susceptibility of nigrostriatal dopamine neurons in wild-type and CB1/CB2 receptor knockout mice." Journal of neuroimmune pharmacology : the official journal of the Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology. 2012 Sep; 7(3):533-8. Epub 2012 May 27.
2008 Sep
Janis KL, Brennan RT, Drolet RE, Behrouz B, Kaufman SK, Lookingland KJ, Goudreau JL. "Effects of sildenafil on nigrostriatal dopamine neurons in a murine model of Parkinson's disease." Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD. 2008 Sep; 15(1):97-107.
2008 Jun 12
Pappas SS, Behrouz B, Janis KL, Goudreau JL, Lookingland KJ. "Lack of D2 receptor mediated regulation of dopamine synthesis in A11 diencephalospinal neurons in male and female mice." Brain research. 2008 Jun 12; 1214:1-10. Epub 2008 Mar 19.


Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


DO | Osteopathy | Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine2010
PhD | Neuroscience | Michigan State University2008
BS | Biology | Canisius College2002