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Richard J. Barohn, MD
Department of Neurology
University of Kansas Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Dr. Richard Barohn is currently a professor in the Department of Neurology at The University of Kansas Medical Center. He is board certified in adult neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with added qualifications in clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular medicine. He is also certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Dr. Barohn holds membership in many professional societies, including the American Academy of Neurology (fellow status), the American Neurological Association, and the Association of University Professors of Neurology.
His present research focuses on myopathies (such as polymyositis and muscular dystrophy), motor neuron diseases like amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), peripheral neuropathies, and myasthenia gravis.
Dr. Barohn is the author of more than 200 journal publications and more than 50 book chapters on various aspects of neuromuscular disease. He has served on the editorial board for Neurology and is the Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disorders. He was the Founding Chair of the Section of Neuromuscular Disease in the American Academy of Neurology.
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