Samuel Pleasure, MD

Samuel Pleasure, MD

Neurology San Francisco, CA

Professor, Neurology, UCSF School of Medicine


Office Address

  • 1500 Owens Street
    San Francisco, CA 94158
    Phone: (415) 353-2069

Samuel Pleasure, MD

Neurology San Francisco, CA

Professor, Neurology, UCSF School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: General Neurology

Education & Medical Training

  • Graduate Hospital/Tenet Healthcare
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of PennsylvaniaPerelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • University of California at San FranciscoUniversity of California at San Francisco
  • University of Pennsylvania

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1995 - 2016
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Glenn W. Johnson, Jr. Memorial Endowed Chair in Neurology2012
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012, 2013
  • Winner of Outstanding Faculty Mentorship AwardUCSF Postdoctoral Scholars Association, 2008

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Dual origins of the mammalian accessory olfactory bulb revealed by a novel long distance migratory stream  D Huilgol, S Udin, T Shimogori, B Saha, A Roy, R Hevner, G Meyer, T Ohshima, SJ Pleasure, Y Zhao, S Tole, Nature Neuroscience, 1/1/2013
  • CoupTFI is required for retinoic acid mediated cortical development in Foxc1 mutant mice  SJ Harrison-Uy, JA Siegenthaler, A Faedo, JL Rubenstein, SJ Pleasure, PLoS ONE, 1/1/2013
  • Bone morphogenic protein signaling is a major determinant of dentate development  Y Choe, A Kozlova, D Graf, SJ Pleasure, Journal of Neuroscience, 1/1/2013

Grant Support

  • Exploiting The Hair-Brain Connection To Treat Perinatal Brain DiseaseNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2011 - 2011
  • Defective Forebrain Development In Mutant MiceNational Institute On Drug Abuse
    2008 - 2008
  • SDF1/CXCR4 Signaling And Tangential Neuronal Migration In The Developing CortexNational Institute Of Mental Health
    2007 - 2011
  • Forced Differentiation Of CNS Neural Precursors In Vitro And In VivoNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2007 - 2008
  • Defective Forebrain Development In Mutant MiceNational Institute On Drug Abuse
    2006 - 2012
  • WNT Signaling In Hippocampal And Neocortical DevelopmentNational Institute Of Mental Health
    2005 - 2009
  • Defective Forebrain Development In Mutant MiceNational Institute On Drug Abuse
    2005 - 2005
  • WNT Signaling In Hippocampal &Neocortical DevelopmentNational Institute Of Mental Health
    2003 - 2007
  • Regulation Of Hippocampal Development By WNT SignalingNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2003 - 2004
  • Hippocampal Dentate Gyrus Injury In Neonatal BacterialNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2002 - 2002
  • Molecular Control Of Cell Fate In The Dentate GyrusNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2000 - 2002

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
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