Vijayshree Yadav, M.D., M.C.R., FANA, FAAN

  • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
  • Director, OHSU Multiple Sclerosis Center, School of Medicine
  • Director, MS and Neuroimmunology Fellowship, OHSU Multiple Sclerosis Center, School of Medicine

Biography

Dr. Yadav is a board certified neurologist who received her medical degree in 1995 from SN Medical College in Agra, India. She completed her fellowship in neuroimmunology and multiple sclerosis at Oregon Health & Science University and Portland VA Medical Center in 2004. In 2004, she joined the OHSU Multiple Sclerosis Center and is a Professor in the Department of Neurology. She received her masters in clinical research in 2008 and in 2010 was appointed clinical medical director of the OHSU Multiple Sclerosis Center. She was appointed Director of the Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Fellowship program in 2017. She was appointed as the Director of the OHSU Multiple Sclerosis Center in 2020.

Dr. Yadav's research interests include complementary and alternative treatment options for multiple sclerosis including dietary and life style changes as well as supplements such as lipoic acid and MitoQ. She has published several peer reviewed journal articles and presented her research at national and international meetings.

Education

  • M.D., 1995, SN Medical College
  • M.C.R., 2008, OHSU
  • Residency:

    • Neurology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 2001
  • Fellowship:

    • Neuroimmunology and multiple sclerosis, Oregon Health & Science University and Portland VA Medical Center, 2004
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Honors and awards

  • Fellow of American Academy of Neurology
  • Fellow of American Neurological Association

Memberships and associations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Neurological Association
  • Consortium of MS Centers

Areas of interest

  • wellness in MS
  • dietary factors and its role in MS
  • anti oxidants in MS
  • vascular risk factors in MS
  • provider education
  • patient education

Publications

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Publications

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