Elizabeth A. Coon, M.D.

  1. Neurologist

Elizabeth A. Coon, M.D., is an adult neurologist, with specialty interest in autonomic disorders and movement disorders. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Autonomic disorders such as orthostatic hypotension
  • Movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease
  • Neurodegenerative disorders such as multiple system atrophy
  • Treatment of autonomic symptoms in complex neurologic syndromes
  • Working with local care providers to optimize quality of life in patients with neurologic disease
  • Testing of the autonomic nervous system

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Coon is active in research and education. Her research centers on both autonomic and movement disorders as well as the history of neurology.

  • Autonomic disorders
  • Movement disorders
  • Multiple system atrophy
  • Sweating and thermoregulatory disorders
  1. 2015
    Mayo Clinic Scholar - Autonomic DisordersDepartment of Neurology
  2. 2014
    FellowMovement Disorders, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2013
    Chief ResidentDepartment of Neurology
  4. 2013
    ResidentAdult Neurology Residency, Department of Neurology
  5. 2010
    InternshipInternship, Department of Internal Medicine
  6. 2009
    MD - Research DistinctionUniversity of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
  7. 2004
    BAAugustana College

Certifications

  1. 2013
    NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Annual Meeting Travel AwardAmerican Neurological Association
  2. 2014
    Don Summers Memorial Multiple System Atrophy AwardAmerican Autonomic Society
  3. 2014
    Annual Meeting Travel AwardAmerican Neurological Association
  4. 2013
    Research Career Development Symposium ScholarshipAmerican Academy of Neurology
  5. 2012
    Annual Meeting Travel AwardAmerican Academy of Neurology
  6. 2009
    Research DistinctionUniversity of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
  7. 2007
    Annual Meeting Travel AwardAmerican Neurological Association
  8. 2004
    Summa cum laudeAugustana College
  9. 2003
    Lindahl Biology ScholarshipAugustana College
  10. 2003
    Undergraduate Scientific Poster CompetitionUniversity of Iowa
  11. 2003
    Membership (National Biology Honor SocietyBeta Beta Beta
  12. 2003
    Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society
  13. 2003
    Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  14. 2003
    Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society
  15. 2000
    Presidential ScholarshipAugustana College

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    MemberNeurology Residency Wellness Committee
  2. 2017 - present
    MemberNeurology Residency Education Committee, Department of Neurology
  3. 2016 - present
    Course DirectorMayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  4. 2016 - present
    MemberMayo School of Graduate Medical Education Neurology Residency Curriculum Committee
  5. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Department of Neurology Research Committee
  6. 2014 - present
    MemberMovement Disorder Society
  7. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Autonomic Society
  8. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Autonomic Society
  9. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  10. 2012 - 2013
    MemberMayo Clinic Department of Neurology Residency Education Committee
  11. 2011 - 2014
    MemberGradate Education Committee, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  12. 2011 - 2012
    Class RepresentativeMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  13. 2011 - 2012
    Class Quality Improvement Project Co-leaderMayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  14. 2010 - 2011
    MemberMayo Fellows Association Wellness Executive Committee
  15. 2010 - 2013
    MemberNeurology Curriculum Committee, Department of Neurology, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
  16. 2010 - 2011
    Class RepresentativeMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  17. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  18. 2009 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  19. 2009 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Association
  20. 2007 - 2010
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  21. 2004 - 2016
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
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