Marc Nuwer, M.D., Ph.D.


Work Titles
UCLA Chief, Clinical Neurophysiology Professor, Neurology Member, Brain Research Institute Member, Electroencephalography (EEG) Laboratory Member, Epilepsy Telemetry Unit Member, Evoked Potential Laboratory Member, Seizure Disorder Center
Education:
Degrees:
M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, 1975
Ph.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, 1975
M.S., Stanford University School of Engineering, 1972
Fellowship:
1979 - 1980 UCLA School of Medicine
Internship:
1975 - 1976 UCLA School of Medicine
Residency:
1976 - 1979 UCLA School of Medicine
Certifications:
Certifications:
American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology, 1981
1992 American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
1981 American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Contact Information:

Email Address:

mrn

Work Email Address:

MRN@UCLA.edu

Work Email Address:

mnuwer@mednet.ucla.edu


Website:

Web-Profile

Work Phone Number:

(310) 794-1195

Mailing Address:

Practice Location
300 Medical Plaza Bldg, B-leve
Los Angeles, CA 90024


Detailed Biography:

Books:

Marc R. Nuwer. Evoked Potential Monitoring in the Operating Room. Raven Press, 1986.
Ricardo C. Reisen, Marc R. Nuwer, Mark Hallett and Carlos Medina (Editors). Advances in Clinical Neurophysiology, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2002.
Marc R. Nuwer. Intraoperative Monitoring of Neural Function (Editor). Handbook of Clinical Neurophysiology, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2008.
Gloria M. Galloway, Marc R. Nuwer, Jaime R. Lopez, Khaled M. Zamel. Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring. Cambridge University press, in press.
Marc R. Nuwer, Carl H. L├╝cking. Clinical Neurophysiology: A History of the International Federation. Elsevier, in press.

Societies, selected roles:

International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology, President 1997-2001
Clinical Neurophysiology, Journal Executive Board, President 1997-2001
American EEG Society, President 1993-94
American Society for Neurological Investigation, President 1983-84
Association of California Neurologists, President 2006-08
American Medical Association House of Delegates, 1998-
Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Advisory Committee, 1994-
Relative Value Update Committee (RUC) Advisory Panel, 1997-
American Academy of Neurology Board of Directors, 2003-07

Areas of Interest:

  • EEG
  • Evoked Potentials
  • Intraoperative Monitoring
  • ICU EEG Monitoring
  • Quantitative EEG
  • Epilepsy
  • Head Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Coma
  • US Health Care Public Policy

Publications:

A selected list of publications:

Marc R. Nuwer, Gregory L. Barkley, Gregory J. Esper, Peter D. Donofrio, Jerzy P. Szaflarski, Thomas R. Swift.   The U.S. Healthcare System: Part 2: Proposals for Improvement and Comparison to Other Systems. , Neurology 71:1915-1920, 2008; .
Marc R. Nuwer, Gregory J. Esper, Peter D. Donofrio, Jerzy P. Szaflarski, Gregory L. Barkley, Thomas R. Swift.   The U.S. Healthcare System: Part 1: Our Current System, Neurology 71:1907-1913, 2008; .
Schrader Lara M, Stern John M, Wilson Charles L, Fields Tony A, Salamon Noriko, Nuwer Marc R, Vespa Paul M, Fried Itzhak   Low frequency electrical stimulation through subdural electrodes in a case of refractory status epilepticus Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology, 2006; 117(4): 781-8.
Loiselle David L, Nuwer Marc R   When should we warn the surgeon? Diagnosis-based warning criteria for BAEP monitoring Neurology, 2005; 65(10): 1522-3.
Schrader Lara M, Stern John M, Fields Tony A, Nuwer Marc R, Wilson Charles L   A lack of effect from transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) on the vagus nerve stimulator (VNS) Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology, 2005; 116(10): 2501-4.
Nuwer Marc R, Hovda David A, Schrader Lara M, Vespa Paul M   Routine and quantitative EEG in mild traumatic brain injury Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology, 2005; 116(9): 2001-25.
Schrader Lara M, Stern John M, Koski Lisa, Nuwer Marc R, Engel Jerome   Seizure incidence during single- and paired-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in individuals with epilepsy Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology, 2004; 115(12): 2728-37.
Vespa Paul M, Boscardin W John, Hovda David A, McArthur David L, Nuwer Marc R, Martin Neil A, Nenov Valeriy, Glenn Thomas C, Bergsneider Marvin, Kelly Daniel F, Becker Donald P   Early and persistent impaired percent alpha variability on continuous electroencephalography monitoring as predictive of poor outcome after traumatic brain injury Journal of neurosurgery, 2002; 97(1): 84-92.

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