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Jean K. Mah, MD, MSc

Healthcare Provider
Pediatric Neurologist
Department of Paediatrics
University of Calgary
2500 University Dr. NW
Calgary, Canada

Dr. Jean Mah is a pediatric neurologist in the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Calagry. Her clinical interest includes pediatric neuromuscular disorders, pediatric demyeliating diseases, family-centered care and resilience in children and youth with disabilities.

Dr. Mah’s research is focused on natural history studies and clinical outcomes measures for neuromuscular disorders, emerging treatment trials for neuromuscular and neurological disorders, serum biomarkers and expression profiling as surrogate outcomes measures, animal models for novel genetic neuromuscular diseases and muscle nerve imaging and electrophysiology.


Representative Publications:

Large-scale serum protein biomarker discovery in Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Developing standardized corticosteroid treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Current and emerging therapies for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

An overview of recent therapeutics advances for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Echocardiographic image quality deteriorates with age in children and young adults with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy