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Susan Searles Nielsen, PhD

Associate Professor at Washington University in St. Louis

Location: St. Louis, MO United States

Dr. Searles Nielsen is an Associate Professor of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. With a PhD in epidemiology from the University of Washington, her primary areas of expertise include neuroepidemiology, environmental epidemiology, and epidemiologic methods. Parkinson’s disease is her primary research focus, and she has a particular interest in the etiology of the disease and the use of “big data.” Additional areas of interest include manganese-associated parkinsonism, motor neuron disease, and smoking initiation, including as the latter relates to Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Searles Nielsen has authored more than 45 peer-reviewed articles, as well as served as a peer reviewer for nearly 30 medical, public health, and environmental health journals.

 


Associated Grants

  • Nationwide Geographic Cluster Analysis of Incident Parkinson’s Disease

    2021


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