Eric J. Sorenson, M.D.

  1. Neurologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • ALS
  • Electromyography
  • Clinical neurophysiology
  • Epidemiology
  1. 2005
    MS - Clinical ResearchMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1996
    Fellow - Neuromuscular DiseasesUniversity of Michigan Medical Center
  3. 1995
    Resident - NeurologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  4. 1992
    InternshipMayo Clinic in Rochester
  5. 1991
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 1987
    BS - Life SciencesUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Certifications

  1. 2011
    Neuromuscular MedicineAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  2. 1999
    Clinical NeurophysiologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  3. 1996
    NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Milestone AwardALS Association
  2. 2014
    AB Baker Teacher RecognitionAmerican Academy of Neurology
  3. 2011
    Department of Neurology Teacher of the YearMayo Clinic
  4. 2011
    Top Educators for the Department of MedicineInternal Medicine
  5. 2010
    FellowAmerican Academy of Neurology
  6. 2010
    MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  7. 2009
    Top Educators for the Department of MedicineInternal Medicine
  8. 2009
    Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors in America
  9. 2003
    Excellence in TeachingMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  10. 2002
    Excellence in TeachingMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 2000
    Excellence in TeachingMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  12. 1999
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Clinic
  13. 1987
    The Bronze TabletUniversity of Illinois
  14. 1987
    ScholarshipCouncil of Volunteers
  15. 1987
    Hammond Henry Auxiliary Health Career ScholarshipIllinois Hospital Association

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - 2019
    Past PresidentAmerican Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  2. 2017 - present
    ChairUnited Council of Neurological Subspecialties, Accreditation Council
  3. 2017 - 2018
    PresidentAmerican Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  4. 2016 - 2017
    President-ElectAmerican Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  5. 2016 - present
    Advisory Board MemberALS Clinical trials guidelines workshop
  6. 2015
    External Grant ReviewerDiamond Research Development Award at Dartmouth University, External Review Panel
  7. 2014 - 2017
    Vice ChairUnited Council of Neurologic Subspecialties- Accreditation Council
  8. 2014 - present
    MemberClinical Competency Committee, Department of Neurology
  9. 2013 - present
    MemberBoard of Directors, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  10. 2012 - 2014
    ChairMeeting Committee, National ALS research group
  11. 2011
    RepresentativeAmerican Neurological Association
  12. 2011 - present
    MemberUnited Council of Neurologic Subspecialties- Accreditation Council
  13. 2011
    MemberALS Data Access Advisory Committee
  14. 2011
    MemberPractice committee, Neuromuscular section member, American Academy of Neurology
  15. 2011 - 2013
    MemberBoard of Directors, National ALS research group
  16. 2011 - 2014
    ExaminerAmerican Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  17. 2011 - present
    MemberMembership Committee, American Neurological Association
  18. 2011 - present
    ChairCenter for Disease Control and Prevention
  19. 2010 - 2011
    Workgroup MemberNational Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  20. 2010
    MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  21. 2010 - present
    MemberVisiting Faculty Committee, Department of Neurology
  22. 2010 - present
    FellowFellow, American Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Neurology
  23. 2009 - 2011
    MemberNovel methodogy Development Award Review Committee (CTSA), Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  24. 2009 - present
    Scientific AdvisorAriSLA ALS International research foundation
  25. 2008 - 2013
    ChairResearch Committee, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  26. 2008
    MemberWorld Federation of Neurology
  27. 2008
    MemberWeb site committee, World Federation of Neurology
  28. 2008 - present
    MemberMedical Director's Advisory Committee, ALS Association
  29. 2007 - 2015
    DirectorElectromyography laboratory, Department of Neurology
  30. 2007 - 2014
    ChairEducation Committee, Department of Neurology
  31. 2007 - 2014
    Vice Chair for EducationDepartment of Neurology
  32. 2007
    ChairClinical Neurophysiology Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  33. 2007
    MemberConsortium of Neurology Program Directors, American Academy of Neurology
  34. 2006
    MemberClinic Accrediations, ALS Association
  35. 2006
    MemberMedical College of Wisconsin/Froedart Hospital, Milwaukee, Clinic Accrediations, ALS Association
  36. 2006 - present
    MemberResident Recruitment Committee, Department of Neurology
  37. 2006 - present
    MemberNeuromuscular section member, American Academy of Neurology
  38. 2006 - present
    MemberClinical neurophysiology section member, American Academy of Neurology
  39. 2005
    MemberUniversity of Kentucky, Lexington, Clinic Accrediations, ALS Association
  40. 2005
    MemberIndiana University, Clinic Accrediations, ALS Association
  41. 2005 - 2014
    ChairWeb site committee, National ALS research group
  42. 2005 - present
    MemberNational ALS research group
  43. 2003 - present
    MemberClinical Neurophysiology Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  44. 2003 - present
    MemberCNP Core Faculty, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  45. 2002 - 2014
    HeadSection of Neuromuscular Diseases, Department of Neurology
  46. 2002 - present
    MemberSection of Neuromuscular Diseases, Department of Neurology
  47. 2002 - present
    MemberPeripheral Nerve Society
  48. 1999 - 2007
    Co-DirectorMDA-Sponsored Clinic, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  49. 1999 - 2007
    MemberMDA-Sponsored Clinic, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  50. 1999 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Neurology
  51. 1998 - 2016
    DirectorALS Center
  52. 1998 - 2014
    ChairResident Assessment Committee, Department of Neurology
  53. 1998
    FounderALS Center
  54. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  55. 1998 - present
    MemberALS Association
  56. 1997 - 2014
    MemberResident Assessment Committee, Department of Neurology
  57. 1997
    MemberElectrophysiology Practice Enhancement Committee, Department of Neurology
  58. 1995 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  59. 1993 - 1995
    MemberHospital Practice Committee, Department of Neurology
  60. 1989 - 1990
    Student AdvisorMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  61. 1988 - 1991
    MemberPruitt Lectureship Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  62. 1988
    MemberAnatomy Donor Convocation Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  63. 1988 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  64.  
    MemberGreat Lakes ALS Research Group
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Publications

Research activities

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