Allen J. Aksamit, Jr., M.D.

  1. Neurologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Infectious disease
  2. Neurosarcoidosis
  3. Prion disorders
  4. Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
  • Neuro-infectious disease
  • Prion disorders
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • PML
  1. 1986
    Fellow - Neurovirology FellowNational Institute of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  2. 1983
    Resident - NeurologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1980
    Resident - NeurologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1979
    MDLoyola University & Stritch School of Medicine
  5. 1976
    BA - Biological SciencesSouthern Illinois University, Carbondale

Certifications

  1. 1987
    NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Teacher of the Year - NeurologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2015
    Mayo Clinic Distinguished Educator AwardMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  3. 2014
    Teacher of the Year - NeurologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2010
    Teacher of the Year - NeurologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 2009
    National Honor Roll of TeachersAmerican Academy of Neurology
  6. 2009
    National Teacher RecognitionAmerican Academy of Neurology
  7. 2008
    Teacher of the Year - NeurologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  8. 2008
    Outstanding Teacher in Physical DiagnosisInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  9. 2006
    Teacher of the Year - NeurologyMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  10. 2005
    Outstanding Teacher in Physical DiagnosisInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  11. 2002
    Faculty Service AwardMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  12. 2000
    Educational Activities Award (CPC Coordinator 1987-1999)Mayo Clinic
  13. 2000
    Mayo Neurology Education Activities (for CPC direction)Mayo Clinic
  14. 1987
    Mayo Clinician Scholar AwardMayo Clinic
  15. 1983
    Henry Woltman Award for Achievement in NeurologyMayo Clinic
  16. 1979
    Alpha Omega AlphaStritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago
  17. 1976
    BA Degree Awarded in three years with Highest University HonorsSouthern Illinois University
  18. 1976
    Phi Kappa PhiSouthern Illinois University
  19. 1976
    President's ScholarSouthern Illinois University
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Professional memberships

  1. 2011 - 2016
    Education CommitteeAmerican Academy of Neurology
  2. 2008
    Abstract ReviewerNeurologic Infections Meeting, American Academy of Neurology
  3. 2007 - 2011
    Executive Committee MemberCommittee on Sections, American Academy of Neurology
  4. 2007 - 2009
    Founding MemberCommittee on Sections, American Academy of Neurology
  5. 2007
    MemberContinuing Medical Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  6. 2006 - 2009
    ChairSection of Neuro-Infectious Diseases, American Academy of Neurology
  7. 2006 - 2009
    MemberCommittee on Sections, American Academy of Neurology
  8. 2005 - 2006
    Chair-ElectSection of Neuro-Infectious Diseases, American Academy of Neurology
  9. 2003
    Abstract ReviewerNeurologic Infections Meeting, American Academy of Neurology
  10. 2002 - 2003
    Founding ChairSection of Neuro-Infectious Diseases, American Academy of Neurology
  11. 2002 - 2003
    MemberCommittee on Sections, American Academy of Neurology
  12. 2002 - present
    MemberSection of Neuro-Infectious Diseases, American Academy of Neurology
  13. 2000 - present
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Neurology
  14. 1999 - 2006
    Conference CoordinatorDepartment of Neurology
  15. 1999 - 2005
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Neurology
  16. 1999 - present
    MemberSection Heads Committee, Department of Neurology
  17. 1998 - 2004
    MemberCurriculum Committee, Department of Neurology
  18. 1998 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Neurology
  19. 1998 - present
    MemberInternational Society for Neurovirology
  20. 1997 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Neurology
  21. 1997 - present
    MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  22. 1996 - 1998
    MemberAdvisory Committee, General Clinical Research Center
  23. 1996 - 1997
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Neurology
  24. 1996 - 1997
    MemberNeuroscience Thesis Supervisory Committee (Paul Yaworsky), Department of Neurology
  25. 1996 - present
    MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group
  26. 1995 - 1999
    MemberHospital Practice Committee, Department of Neurology
  27. 1995 - present
    ExaminerAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  28. 1995 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  29. 1994 - 1995
    PresidentCentral Society for Neurological Research
  30. 1992
    MemberBiosafety Task Force for Implementation of a BL3 Laboratory, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces
  31. 1990 - 1993
    Secretary/TreasurerCentral Society for Neurological Research
  32. 1990 - 1993
    Counselor-At-LargeAmerican Society for Neurologic Investigation
  33. 1990
    MemberKendall-Balfour Awards Selection Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  34. 1990
    MemberAppointment System Implementation Committee, Department of Neurology
  35. 1990 - present
    MemberSociety for Neuroscience
  36. 1990 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Neuropathologists
  37. 1989 - 1998
    ChairResearch Award Committee, Department of Neurology
  38. 1989 - 1998
    MemberResearch Award Committee, Department of Neurology
  39. 1989 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Virology
  40. 1988 - 1999
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Neurology
  41. 1987 - present
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  42. 1987 - present
    MemberCentral Society for Neurological Research
  43. 1986 - 1993
    MemberAmerican Society for Neurologic Investigation
  44. 1985 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Microbiology
  45. 1980 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
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Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.