Faculty Listing

Neurology

Email:

agessandro.abrahao@sunnybrook.ca

Telephone:

(416) 480 4213

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • MR-guided focused ultrasound for neurological diseases
  • Neurophysiological biomarkers
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease) and neuromuscular diseases

HOSPITAL

Sunnybrook Health Science Centre

ACADEMIC POSITION DESCRIPTION

Clinician Investigator

RANK

Assistant Professor

Dr. Abrahao completed his MD, Neurology residency training and MSc (Neuroscience) in Brazil. He moved to Canada in 2015 to pursue advanced fellowship training in ALS/ Neuromuscular Diseases at Sunnybrook. He completed the Clinical Epidemiology MSc program at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto and served as the inaugural Sunnybrook Focused Ultrasound Fellow. His research interests include focused ultrasound clinical trials and epidemiological studies in ALS and other neurodegenerative diseases.