Ram N. Narayan, MB,BS
Ram N. Narayan, MB,BS

Ram N. Narayan, MB,BS

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine, Phoenix Campus

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Neurology (Phoenix)

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations

Publications

  • Lauren Reoma, Ram Narayan, Julie Albert, Aashrai Gudlavalleti, Bryan Smith, Matthew Schindler, Daniel Reich, Andrea Apolo, Fatima Karzai, Arun Rajan, James Gulley, Omar Khan, Avindra Nath. Neurological toxicity in cancer patients treated with immune check-point inhibitor therapy., Neurology, Volume 92 (15 Supplement) , 2019
  • Narayan RN, Wang C, Greenberg B, et al. Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM) and increased intracranial pressure associated with Anti-Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein (MOG) antibodies., Pediatric Neurology, Volume 99, 64-68, 2019
  • David A Lapides, Prem P. Batchala, Josephs H. Donahue, Ethan Meltzer, Ram N. Narayan et al. Cerebellar syndrome in a man treated with Natalizumab. From the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Case Conference Proceedings. , Neurology - Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation, Volume 6, Issue 3, 2019
  • Narayan RN, McCreary M, Conger D, Wang C, Greenberg BM. Unique characteristics of optical coherence tomography (OCT) results and visual acuity testing in myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG) antibody positive pediatric patients., Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders, Volume 28, 86-90, 2018
  • Narayan RN, Wang C, Sguigna P, Husari K, Greenberg B. Atypical Anti-MOG syndrome with aseptic meningoencephalitis and pseudotumor cerebri-like presentations. , Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders, Volume 27, 30-33, 2018
  • Narayan R, Simpson A, Fritsche K, Salama S, Pardo S, Mealy M, Paul F, Levy M. MOG antibody disease: A review of MOG antibody seropositive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder. , Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders, Volume 25, 66-72, 2018
  • Wang C, Narayan R, Greenberg B. Anti-Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein Antibody Associated With Gray Matter Predominant Transverse Myelitis Mimicking Acute Flaccid Myelitis: A Presentation of Two Cases. , Pediatric Neurology, 2018
  • Narayan RN, Forsthuber T, Stüve O. Emerging drugs for primary progressive multiple sclerosis., Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs, Volume 23, Issue 2, 97-110, 2018

Presentations

  • Neuroemergency Lecture Series – Neuroinfectious diseases. Grand Rounds, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ., 2019
  • Passeri, Michlene, Narayan, Ram (Senior lead author). Spinal Cord Infarction: A Diagnostic Challenge. 2019 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA., 2019
  • Passeri, Michlene, Narayan, Ram (Senior lead author). Diagnostic Challenges in Vascular Myelopathies. 2019 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA., 2019
  • Reoma, Lauren, Narayan, Ram, et al. Neurological toxicity in cancer patients treated with immune check-point inhibitor therapy. 2019 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA., 2019
  • Update on Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein Syndrome. Grand Rounds, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ., 2019
  • Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein related disorders – A journey from the bedside to lab and back. Grand Rounds, University of Florida School of Medicine, Gainesville, FL., 2017

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • Grant funding from the Barrow Neurological Foundation for the research study “Simulator-based training program for improving driving skills in patients with multiple sclerosis: a phase II proof-of-concept pilot study”.
  • NeuroNEXT Grant/Fellowship Awarded from the Department of Neurology to pursue additional training in clinical research through the University of Arizona.