Alan Jacobs, MD

Alan Jacobs, MD

Neurology New York, NY

Assistant Professor of Neurology, SUNY/Downstate Medical Center

Office Address

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  • 120 E 56th St
    Suite 1040
    New York, NY 10022
    Phone: (212) 888-0002
    Fax: (212) 888-1899

Dr. Jacobs's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: General Neurology
  • Clinical Interests: Behavioral health; Behavioral Neurology; Memory Disorders and Neuroendocrinology

Dr. Jacobs's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Assistant Professor of NeurologySUNY/Downstate Medical Center
    Brooklyn, NY
  • NeurologistKing’s County Hospital
  • NeurologistUniversity Hospital of Brooklyn
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Assistant Professor of NeurologyWeill Medical College of Cornell
  • Assistant Attending NeurologistThe New York Hospital
  • NeurologistBeth Israel Hospital
  • Instructor in NeurologyHarvard Medical School

Dr. Jacobs's Education & Medical Training

  • Beth Israel HospitalBeth Israel HospitalFellowship, Neuroendocrinology
  • Beth Israel HospitalBeth Israel HospitalFellowship, Behavioral Neurology
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusResidency, Neurology
  • Columbia-Presbyterian Med CtrColumbia-Presbyterian Med CtrInternship, Medicine
  • Duke Univ Sch of MedDuke University School of MedicineMedical School
  •  Duke University Duke UniversityOther Training, B.A, Cum Laude

Dr. Jacobs's Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License1990 - 2016
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology, 1994

Dr. Jacobs's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Duke UniversityMagna Cum LaudeDuke University, 1984
  • Duke UniversityPhi Eta Zeta, Freshman Honor SocietyDuke University, 1980

Dr. Jacobs's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Source and function of keto elaidic acids for lungs of cotton workers.Lynn WS, Lynn D, Sachs C, Phillips N, Jacobs A, Arch Environ Health
  • Psychiatric classification of nonconversion nonepileptic seizures[Letter].Jacobs AR, Herzog AG, Arch Neurol
  • Apolipoprotein E4 is associated with chronic traumatic brain injury in boxing.Jordan B, Relkin N, Ravdin L, Jacobs A, JAMA
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  • Cholinergic innervation of the lateral geniculate nucleus: Projections to other thalamic and midbrain structures in tree shrew.Jacobs A, Fitzpatrick D, Raczkowski D, Diamond IT, Society for Neurosciences, e.g. San Mateo
  • Hormonally responsive anxiety and maladaptive behavioral disorders in men and women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia.Jacobs AR, Coleman AE, Herzog AG, J Neuropsych and Clin Neurosciences, e.g. San Mateo
  • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia: Presentation as nonepileptic seizures.Herzog AG, Jacobs AR, American Epilepsy Society, e.g. San Mateo
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  • “Clinical Issues in Neuroendocrinology”.Grand Rounds in Neurology
  • Grand Rounds in Neurology.University of Vermont Medical Center
  • Behavioral Neurology Unit Rounds.Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA
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Research History

  • A Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Trial of Simvastatin to Slow the Progression of Alzheimer’s disease.2002 - Present
    Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. PI, Mary Sano, PhD
  • The Effects of Hormone Replacement on Menopausal Women with Epilepsy.2000 - 2003
    NIH Co-investigator. PI, Cynthia L. Harden, MD
  • Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention Trial with Estrogens.1999 - 2002
    NIH, NIA Co-investigator. PI, Mary Sano, PhD

Other Languages

  • Spanish

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