James H. Bower, M.D.

  1. Neurologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Parkinson disease
  • Essential tremor
  • Botulinum toxin injections for movement disorders
  • Movement disorder clinic
  • Movement disorder EMGs

Research interests:

  • Epidemiology of parkinsonism
  • Clinical trials in progressive supranuclear palsy
  • Global health research
  1. 2007
    Diploma - Diploma in Tropical Medicine and HygieneLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  2. 2007
    MSc - MSc in Tropical Medicine and International HealthLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  3. 1996
    Fellow - Movement DisordersMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1995
    Resident - NeurologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1989
    Internship - Internal MedicineUnited States Naval Hospital
  6. 1988
    MDNew York University School of Medicine
  7. 1984
    BA - Chemistry and PhilosophyDuke University

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Mridha Spirit of Neurology AwardAmerican Academy of Neurology
  2. 2012
    Top Educator, Dept of Internal Medicine Mayo ClinicDepartment of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  3. 2011
    Distinguished Alumni AwardSewickley Academy
  4. 2006
    Honorary Associate ProfessorDepartment of Neurology, School of Medicine, Addis Ababa University (Haile Selassie)
  5. 1992
    Navy Letter of CommendationNaval Medical Research Institute
  6. 1989
    Navy Achievement MedalUnited States Navy
  7. 1988
    Alex Rosen AwardNew York University School of Medicine
  8. 1984
    Magna Cum LaudeDuke University
  9. 1984
    Phi Lambda Upsilon, Chemistry Honor Society,Duke University
  10. 1980
    Cum Laude SocietySewickley Academy

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    Neurology DCT LeadProject Gazelle, Selection Committee, Mayo Clinic International Health Program
  2. 2017 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Neurology
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberInternational Affairs Committee, American Academy of Neurology
  4. 2016
    ChairTask Force on International Outreach, American Academy of Neurology
  5. 2016 - present
    Medical DirectorMayo Clinic Abroad
  6. 2016 - present
    LeadEpic SME, Department of Neurology
  7. 2015 - present
    MemberBruce S. Schoenberg Award Subcommittee, Selection Committee, American Academy of Neurology
  8. 2014
    Grant ReviewerVeterans Administration
  9. 2014 - present
    Vice ChairSection of Global Health, American Academy of Neurology
  10. 2013
    MemberWorld Health Organization
  11. 2013 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, World Federation of Neurology
  12. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  13. 2010 - present
    MemberTask Force on Epidemiology, Movement Disorder Society
  14. 2010 - 2018
    MemberTask Force on Africa, Movement Disorder Society
  15. 2010 - 2014
    CouncilorSection of Global Health, American Academy of Neurology
  16. 2010 - present
    MemberSection of Global Health, American Academy of Neurology
  17. 2008 - 2018
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Neurology
  18. 2006 - 2008
    MemberWorld Federation of Neurology
  19. 2006 - present
    MemberSelection Committee, Mayo Clinic International Health Program, Mayo Clinic Committees
  20. 2003 - 2006
    Associate Chair for Clinical PracticeClinical Practice, Department of Neurology
  21. 2002
    MemberMayo Outreach Oversight Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  22. 2002 - present
    MemberTask Force on Epidemiology, Movement Disorder Society
  23. 2001
    MemberMayo Management of Online Appointment Task Force, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces
  24. 2000 - 2003
    ChairDivision of Regional Neurology, Department of Neurology
  25. 2000 - 2003
    Assistant Clinical Practice ChairClinical Practice, Department of Neurology
  26. 1995 - present
    MemberMovement Disorder Society
  27. 1993 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  28. 1992 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association

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