Edward J. Kasarskis, MD, PhD

Chief, VA Neurology Service

Clinical interests

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Biochemistry
  • Lou Gehrig's Disease
  • Neurology
  • Nutrition

Edward J. Kasarskis, MD, PhD

Chief, VA Neurology Service

Biography

My name is Edward J. Kasarskis; I received my medical degree from the University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison. I am board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology.

Faculty rank

Professor of Neurology

Education

Degree
University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison

Residency
University of Wisconsin, Madison
University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology

Neurology

Kentucky Neuroscience Institute

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Recent Publications

(Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
  1. Murphy J, Factor-Litvak P, Goetz R, Lomen-Hoerth C, Nagy PL, Hupf J, Singleton J, Woolley S, Andrews H, Heitzman D, Bedlack RS, Katz JS, Barohn RJ, Sorenson EJ, Oskarsson B, Fernandes Filho JA, Kasarskis EJ, Mozaffar T, Rollins YD, Nations SP, Swenson AJ, Koczon-Jaremko BA, Mitsumoto H.
    Cognitive-behavioral screening reveals prevalent impairment in a large multicenter ALS cohort.
    Neurology. 2016 Mar 1;86(9):813-20.
  2. Gibson SB, Kasarskis EJ, Hu N, Pulst SM, Mendiondo MS, Matthews DE, Mitsumoto H, Tandan R, Simmons Z, Kryscio RJ, Bromberg MB.
    Relationship of creatine kinase to body composition, disease state, and longevity in ALS.
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2015;16(7-8):473-7.
  3. Kasarskis EJ, Mendiondo MS, Matthews DE, Mitsumoto H, Tandan R, Simmons Z, Bromberg MB, Kryscio RJ.
    Estimating daily energy expenditure in individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
    Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Apr;99(4):792-803.
  4. Dhar SK, Zhang J, Gal J, Xu Y, Miao L, Lynn BC, Zhu H, Kasarskis EJ, St Clair DK.
    FUsed in sarcoma is a novel regulator of manganese superoxide dismutase gene transcription.
    Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014 Apr 1;20(10):1550-66.
  5. Kasarskis EJ, Hodskins J, St Clair WH.
    Unilateral parotid electron beam radiotherapy as palliative treatment for sialorrhea in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
    J Neurol Sci. 2011 Sep 15;308(1-2):155-7.

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