Charles H. Adler, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Sports Medicine Specialist
  2. Neurologist

Departments

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Dystonia
  • Tremor
  • Restless legs syndrome
  • Other movement disorders
  • Botulinum toxin injections
  • Investigational drug therapy
  1. 1991
    Fellow - Movement Disorder FellowshipDepartment of Neurology, Graduate Hospital, University of Pennsylvania
  2. 1990
    Chief Resident - Grand Rounds Chief ResidentHospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania
  3. 1990
    Resident - Neurology ResidencyHospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania
  4. 1987
    InternshipManhattan VA Hospital, New York University
  5. 1986
    MD - Medical Scientist Training ProgramNew York University School of Medicine
  6. 1986
    PhD - Medical Scientist Training Program PharmacologyNew York University School of Medicine
  7. 1984
    MS - Medical Scientist Training Program PharmacologyNew York University School of Medicine
  8. 1980
    BA - BiologyTemple University

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Best in Medicine AwardAmerican Health Council
  2. 2017
    2016 Research Article of the Year AwardMovement Disorders Journal
  3. 2016
    2015 Review Articles of the Year AwardMovement Disorders Journal
  4. 2012
    FellowAmerican Neurological Association
  5. 2009
    Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors in America
  6. 2009
    Top DoctorThe Global Directory of Who's Who
  7. 2007
    Outstanding Faculty Member of the YearMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  8. 2007
    Innovator AwardGolf Magazine
  9. 2006
    Distinguished Mayo Clinic Investigators AwardMayo Clinic in Arizona
  10. 2004
    Elected as FellowAmerican Academy of Neurology
  11. 2002
    Outstanding Faculty Member of the YearMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  12. 2000
    Doctor of Excellence AwardArizona Dystonia Support Group
  13. 1999
    Honored Member StrathmoreWho's Who 2000-2001 Millennium Edition
  14. 1998
    Elected MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  15. 1997
    Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareAwarding Organization
  16. 1997
    Who's Who in Science and EngineeringAwarding Organization
  17. 1996
    Who's Who in the WorldAwarding Organization
  18. 1996
    The Best Doctors in America: Pacific RegionAwarding Organization
  19. 1994
    American Men and Women in ScienceCengage Learning, Gale
  20. 1994
    Who's Who in the WestAwarding Organization
  21. 1990
    Who's Who in AmericaAwarding Organization
  22. 1979
    Junior Award for Mathematics/Science Biology HonorsTemple University
  23. 1976
    Summa Cum LaudeTemple University
  24. 1976
    Phi Beta KappaTemple University
  25. 1976
    President's ScholarTemple University

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - 2020
    Advisory Panel MemberAmneal Pharmaceuticals
  2. 2019
    Advisory Panel MemberAcorda Therapeutics
  3. 2019
    Advisory Panel MemberAxovant Gene Therapies
  4. 2019 - present
    Secretary-electInternational Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  5. 2018
    MemberStrategic Planning Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  6. 2018 - present
    MemberInternational RBD Study Group
  7. 2017 - 2019
    MemberInternational Executive Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  8. 2017 - 2018
    Advisory Panel MemberNeurocrine Biosciences
  9. 2017 - 2018
    Advisory Panel MemberScion Medical Technologies
  10. 2017 - 2018
    Advisory Panel MemberSunovion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  11. 2017
    Advisory Panel MemberAcorda Therapeutics
  12. 2017
    Advisory Panel MemberAdamas Pharmaceuticals
  13. 2017
    Advisory Panel MemberExtera Partners LLC
  14. 2017
    Advisory Panel MemberMinerva Neurosciences, Inc.
  15. 2017
    Advisory Panel MemberRevance Therapeutics, Inc.
  16. 2017 - present
    ChairIndustry Education, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  17. 2016 - 2020
    Advisory Panel MemberJazz Pharmaceuticals
  18. 2016 - 2018
    Advisory Panel MemberAcadia Pharmaceuticals
  19. 2016
    Advisory Panel MemberAcorda Therapeutics
  20. 2016
    Advisory Panel MemberAdamas Pharmaceuticals
  21. 2016
    Advisory Panel MemberCynapsus Therapeutics Inc.
  22. 2015 - 2019
    MemberBy-Laws Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  23. 2015 - 2017
    ChairEducation Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  24. 2015 - 2017
    MemberLearning Module System Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  25. 2015
    MemberStrategic Planning Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  26. 2015
    MemberCongress Scientific Program Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  27. 2015
    Advisory Panel MemberImpax
  28. 2015
    Advisory Panel MemberIpsen
  29. 2015 - present
    MemberTremor Research Group
  30. 2014
    Advisory Panel MemberAbbVie
  31. 2014
    Advisory Panel MemberTEVA
  32. 2014
    Advisory Panel MemberAcadia Pharmaceuticals
  33. 2014
    Advisory Panel MemberEli Lilly/Medtronic
  34. 2013 - 2015
    Co-ChairEducation Committee, Movement Disorder Society
  35. 2013
    Advisory Panel MemberXenoport
  36. 2013
    Advisory Panel MemberNovartis
  37. 2012
    FellowAmerican Medical Association
  38. 2012
    Advisory Panel MemberImpax
  39. 2012 - present
    Vice ChairMovement Disorder Section, American Academy of Neurology
  40. 2011 - 2017
    MemberEducation Committee, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  41. 2011 - 2017
    Advisory Panel MemberLundbeck Pharmaceuticals
  42. 2011 - 2016
    MemberToxins 2012 Clinical Subcommittee
  43. 2011 - 2015
    Co-ChairBiomarkers Committee, Parkinson Study Group
  44. 2011
    MemberClinician's Engaged in Research Committee
  45. 2011
    Advisory Panel MemberTEVA
  46. 2011 - present
    MemberInternational Neurotoxin Association
  47. 2011 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Movement Disorder Society
  48. 2010 - 2016
    Advisory Panel MemberMerz Pharmaceuticals
  49. 2010
    Grant ReviewerNational Institutes of Health
  50. 2009 - 2015
    MemberScientific Advisory Board, Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
  51. 2009 - 2010
    Advisory Panel MemberEli Lilly/Medtronic
  52. 2009
    Advisory Panel MemberBiogen Idec
  53. 2008 - 2017
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Neurology
  54. 2008 - 2010
    Advisory Panel MemberIpsen
  55. 2008 - 2010
    Advisory Panel MemberMerck Serono Pharmaceuticals
  56. 2008
    Ad Hoc Grant ReviewerNational Institutes of Health
  57. 2007 - 2011
    MemberBy-Laws Committee, Movement Disorder Society
  58. 2007
    Advisory Panel MemberNovartis
  59. 2007
    Advisory Panel MemberBoehringer
  60. 2007 - present
    MemberDistinguished Investigator Selection Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  61. 2006 - 2010
    Advisory Panel MemberAllergan
  62. 2006 - 2007
    Advisory Panel MemberVernalis
  63. 2006
    Advisory Panel MemberBoehringer
  64. 2006 - present
    MemberExecutive Committee, Dystonia Study Group
  65. 2005 - 2006
    MemberIndustrial Relations Committee, Movement Disorder Society
  66. 2005
    Advisory Panel MemberNovartis
  67. 2005
    Ad Hoc Grant ReviewerNational Institutes of Health
  68. 2004 - 2005
    MemberBotulinum Toxin Workshops, Course Development and Planning Committee, Movement Disorder Society
  69. 2004
    Topic ChairMovement Disorders, Scientific Session, American Academy of Neurology
  70. 2004
    Advisory Panel MemberPharmacia
  71. 2004
    Advisory Panel MemberBoehringer
  72. 2004
    Advisory Panel MemberValeant
  73. 2004 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Neurology
  74. 2003 - 2006
    MemberCredentialing Committee, Parkinson Study Group
  75. 2003 - 2004
    MemberCourse Development and Planning Committee for Update on the Management of Motor Complications in PD, Movement Disorder Society
  76. 2003
    Co-DirectorClinical Studies Unit, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  77. 2003
    MemberFoundation Public Education Committee, American Academy of Neurology
  78. 2003
    MemberEditorial Panel, Parkinson's Disease Website, American Academy of Neurology
  79. 2002
    Advisory Panel MemberNovartis
  80. 2001 - 2008
    ChairDivision of Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology
  81. 2001 - 2005
    MemberConflict of Interest Task Force, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  82. 2001 - 2003
    Vice ChairResearch Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  83. 2001 - 2003
    HeadHuman Subjects Research, Research Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  84. 2001 - 2003
    MemberClinical Practice Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee, Department of Neurology
  85. 2001 - 2003
    MemberClinical Operations Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  86. 2001 - 2003
    Advisory Panel MemberDystonia/Spasticity, Movement Disorder Section, American Academy of Neurology
  87. 2001 - 2003
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology/Movement Disorder Society Dystonia/Spasticity Advisory Panel
  88. 2001 - 2002
    MemberNominating Committee, Parkinson Study Group
  89. 2001
    Advisory Panel MemberPharmacia
  90. 2000 - 2008
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Neurology
  91. 2000 - 2005
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican Academy of Neurology
  92. 2000 - 2005
    ChairpersonScientific Session, American Academy of Neurology
  93. 2000 - 2003
    MemberResearch Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  94. 1999 - 2008
    ChairClinical Practice Committee, Department of Neurology
  95. 1999 - 2007
    ChairpersonBy-Laws Subcommittee, Dystonia Study Group
  96. 1999 - 2005
    MemberMedical Advisory Board, Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation
  97. 1999 - 2002
    Advisory Panel MemberAthena Neurosciences/Elan
  98. 1999
    Grant ReviewerThe Wellcome Trust, Wellcome Foundation
  99. 1998 - 2009
    Advisory Panel MemberSmith Kline Beecham/GlaxoSmithKline
  100. 1998 - 2004
    MemberDystonia Task Force, WE MOVE
  101. 1998 - 2001
    MemberMedical-Industry Relations Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  102. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  103. 1998 - present
    MemberInternational Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group
  104. 1997
    MemberFacilities Planning Practice Integration Task Force, Mayo Clinic Arizona Task Forces
  105. 1997
    ReviewerScientific Session, American Academy of Neurology
  106. 1997
    Advisory Panel MemberAbbott Laboratories
  107. 1997 - present
    MemberParkinson Study Group
  108. 1997 - present
    MemberHuntington Study Group
  109. 1996 - present
    MemberDystonia Study Group
  110. 1995 - 2008
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Neurology
  111. 1995 - 2001
    Executive Board MemberMovement Disorder Section, American Academy of Neurology
  112. 1995 - 2001
    ChairpersonBy-Laws Subcommittee, Movement Disorder Section, American Academy of Neurology
  113. 1995 - 2001
    ChairpersonNomination Subcommittee, Movement Disorder Section, American Academy of Neurology
  114. 1995 - 1997
    MemberArizona Carrier Advisory Committee, Medicare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  115. 1994 - 2004
    Joint DirectorMovement Disorders Fellowship, Department of Neurology
  116. 1993 - 1995
    MemberSpace and Building Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  117. 1993 - 1995
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Neurology
  118. 1992 - 1998
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Neurology
  119. 1992 - 1995
    MemberDatabase Committee, Department of Neurology
  120. 1992 - present
    MemberArizona Medical Association
  121. 1991 - 2005
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  122. 1991 - 2005
    MemberAssociation for Research in Nervous and Mental Diseases
  123. 1990 - present
    MemberMovement Disorder Society
  124. 1987 - 1991
    MemberPennsylvania Medical Society
  125. 1987 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  126. 1984 - 1990
    MemberAmerican Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

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