Adam MacLellan, MD, FRCPC
07/2012 – 06/2017 Adult Neurology Residency Training Program, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
09/2008 – 05/2012 Doctor of Medicine, Western University, Schulich School of Medicine, London, Ontario, Canada
09/2003 – 05/2008 Bachelors of Science with Honours, Life Sciences, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Board Certification – Adult Neurology, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
- Quality improvement in hyperacute and inpatient stroke care delivery
- Optimization of selection of candidates for reperfusion therapies
- Patient engagement in primary and secondary stroke prevention
- Undergraduate and postgraduate medical education
PUBLICATIONS AND PEER-REVIEWED ABSTRACTS
MacLellan A and K Boyle. Computed Tomography Perfusion Abnormalities in Bilateral Thalamic Infarction due to Artery of Percheron Occlusion. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases 2017; 26(8): e170-171.
Cheung K, Droppelmann CA, MacLellan A, Cameron I, Withers B, Campos-Melo D, Volkening K, and MJ Strong. Rho guanine nucleotide exchange factor (RGNEF) is a prosurvival factor under stress conditions. Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 2017; 82: 88-95.
MacLellan A, Breiner A, Tang-Wai DF, and LK Casaubon. Clinical Reasoning: A case of subacute cognitive decline in a 76-year-old man. Neurology 2016; 87(12): e124-128.
MacLellan A, Fam D, Robblee J, and D Andrade. Hyperammonemic encephalopathy secondary to M. hominis pneumonia. Neurology 2016;78 (Meeting Abstracts): P3.220.
MacLellan A and K Boyle. Bilateral thalamic infarction due to Artery of Percheron occlusion with corresponding CT perfusion abnormalities. CJNS 2015; 42 (suppl 1): S36-37.
MacLellan A, Volkening K, Moisse K, and MJ Strong. RGNEF, a Novel NFL mRNA Binding Protein that forms Pathological Aggregates in ALS Motor Neurons, Is Up-regulated in Spinal Motor Neurons in Response to Sciatic Injury in C57BL/6 but not NFL −/− Mice. Neurology 2011; 76(suppl 4): A218.
Elliott J, MacLellan A, Saini JK, Chan J, Scott S, and MD Kawaja. Transgenic mice expressing nerve growth factor in smooth muscle cells. NeuroReport 2009; 20(3): 223-227.
Hollenberg Research Competition, First Prize - Case Report Category. The University of Toronto. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
AAN Resident Travel Scholarship. American Academy of Neurology.
Sabiha Al-Hassan Neurology Award. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; Toronto, Ontario, Canada
UHN Hero Recognition. University Health Network; Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Schulich Research Opportunities Program Scholarship. Western University; London, Ontario, Canada
Dean’s Undergraduate Student Travel Fund. Western University; London, Ontario, Canada
Ontario Graduate Scholarship. Queen’s University; Kingston, Ontario, Canada