Faculty - Hongyan Li M.D., Ph.D.

Associate ProfessorHongyan Li MD PhD
Email: hongyan.li@utoledo.edu


SPECIAL INTERESTS                                                                      

Seizure Diagnosis and Treatment 
Dizziness and Imbalance
Clinical Neurophysiology 
 

EDUCATION

MD: Medicine, Qingdao Medical College; PR China

PhD: Neurosciences, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH

Internship: Medicine, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH

Residency: Neurology, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH

Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology-Epilepsy, Cleveland Clinics Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Visiting Clinical Scholarship: Neuro-otology, The Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD

CERTIFICATIONS

Professional Board Certifications:

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology –Additional qualification in Clinical Neurophysiology

Medical Licensing:

Ohio
Pennsylvania

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American Academy of Neurology
American Epilepsy Society
Philadelphia Neurology Academy

AWARDS AND HONORS

Pre Doctoral Fellowship, Medical College of Ohio Graduate School 09/1991-11/1994
Graduate Dean’s Award, Medical College of Ohio Graduate School 04/25/1995
Travel Fellowship, New York Academy of Sciences 05/10/1995

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

Papers:

Li, H, Godfrey, DA, Rubin, AM (1994) Quantitative distribution of amino acids in the rat vestibular nuclei. J Vesti Res, 4:437-452.

Li, H, Godfrey, DA, Rubin, AM (1995) Comparison of surgeries for removal of primary vestibular inputs: a combined anatomical and behavioral study in rat. Laryngoscope, 105:417-424.

Li, H, Godfrey, TG, Godfrey, DA, Rubin, AM (1996) Quantitative changes of amino acid distributions in the rat vestibular nuclear complex after unilateral vestibular ganglionectomy. J Neurochem, 66:1550-1563.

Li, H, Godfrey, DA, Rubin, AM (1997) Quantitative autoradiography of  [3H]CNQX and [3H]MK-801 binding in rat vestibular nuclear complex before and after unilateral vestibular ganglionectomy. Neurosci, 77:473-484.

Li, H, Godfrey, DA, Rubin, AM (1999) Astrocyte reaction in the rat vestibular nuclei after unilateral removal of Scarpa's ganglion. Ann Oto-Rhino-Laryngol, 108:181-188.

Li, H, Dokas, LA, Godfrey, DA, Rubin, AM (2002/2003) Remodeling of synaptic connections in the deafferented vestibular nuclear complex. J Vesti Res, 12:167-183.

Godfrey, DA, Li, H, Ross, CD, Rubin, AM    Chemical comparisons between central vestibular and auditory systems. In: AJ Beitz and JH Anderson (Ed’s.) Neurochemistry of the Vestibular System, Chapter 16, pp. 347-361, 2000, CRC Press.

Book Chapters:

The 5-Minute Neurology Consult, 2nd Edition, by Eds.: Lynn DJ, Newton HB, and Rae-Grant AD. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2012. Spinocerebellar Ataxias (pp.388-389)

The 5-Minute Neurology Consult, 2nd Edition, by Eds.: Lynn DJ, Newton HB, and Rae-Grant AD. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2012. Sturge-Weber Syndrome (pp. 392-393)

The 5-Minute Neurology Consult, 2nd Edition, by Eds.: Lynn DJ, Newton HB, and Rae-Grant AD. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2012. Whipple’s Disease (pp. 438-439)

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Vestibular compensation and rehabilitation
Balance control and vertigo
Neural plasticity
Brain trauma and seizures
Seizure semiology
Epileptogenesis
Clinical neurophysiology 


 

Last Updated: 3/22/15