Pria Anand, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Pria Anand
617.638.5351

Biography

Dr. Anand practices at Boston Medical Center, where she cares for hospitalized patients with acute neurological disorders and for patients with neurological complications of infectious diseases, including HIV, neurocysticercosis, meningitis, and encephalitis. She is the chief of the Division of Hospitalist Neurology, and her academic work primarily focuses on neuro-infectious diseases, narrative medicine, and neurological disorders in vulnerable populations.

Dr. Anand received her BA in cognitive science at Yale University and her MD with a concentration in biomedical ethics and medical humanities at Stanford University. She completed her neurology residency at Johns Hopkins, where she received the Thomas J. Preziosi Award for Clinical Excellence in Neurology and the Frank L. Coulson, Jr. Award for Clinical Excellence for “a level of mastery in interpersonal skills, humanism, diagnostic acumen, knowledge, and a scholarly approach to clinical practice”. She completed the Advanced General Neurology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital with a focus on neuro-infectious diseases and neurologic manifestations of systemic diseases.

Publications

  • Published on 5/22/2020

    Anand P, Slama MCC, Kaku M, Ong C, Cervantes-Arslanian AM, Zhou L, David WS, Guidon AC. COVID-19 in patients with myasthenia gravis. Muscle Nerve. 2020 08; 62(2):254-258. PMID: 32392389.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/12/2020

    Cervantes-Arslanian A, Lau KHV, Anand P, Shulman JG, Ford T, Takahashi C, Daneshmand A, Nguyen TN, Suchdev K, Abdennadher M, Saxena A, Macone A, Perloff MD, Zhu S, Greer DM. Rapid Dissemination of Protocols for Managing Neurology Inpatients with COVID-19. Ann Neurol. 2020 May 12. PMID: 32395831.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/26/2019

    Anand P, Chwalisz BK. Inflammatory Disorders of the Skull Base: a Review. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2019 11 26; 19(12):96. PMID: 31773409.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/22/2019

    Anand P, Kharal GA, Reda H, Venna N. Peripheral Neuropathies in Infectious Diseases. Semin Neurol. 2019 10; 39(5):640-650. PMID: 31639846.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/25/2019

    Anand P, Hotan GC, Vogel A, Venna N, Mateen FJ. Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy: A 25-year retrospective cohort study. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2019 11; 6(6). PMID: 31554669.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/20/2019

    Anand P, Mukerji SS, Thon J, Gunaratne S, Cho TA, Venna N. Steroid-sparing agents for the treatment of inflammation in complicated neurocysticercosis. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2019 11; 6(6). PMID: 31454762.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/28/2019

    Fitts W, Rahamatou NT, Abass CF, Vogel AC, Ghislain AH, Sakadi F, Hongxiang Q, Conde ML, Baldé AT, Hamani ABD, Bah AK, Anand P, Patenaude B, Mateen FJ. School status and its associations among children with epilepsy in the Republic of Guinea. Epilepsy Behav. 2019 08; 97:275-281. PMID: 31260925.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/9/2019

    Anand P. Global & Community Health: The djina disease: On epilepsy in the Republic of Guinea. Neurology. 2019 04 09; 92(15):725-727. PMID: 30962298.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/12/2019

    Anand P, Othon GC, Sakadi F, Tassiou NR, Hamani ABD, Bah AK, Allaramadji BT, Barry DN, Vogel A, Cisse FA, Mateen FJ. Epilepsy and traditional healers in the Republic of Guinea: A mixed methods study. Epilepsy Behav. 2019 03; 92:276-282. PMID: 30731293.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/2018

    Anand P, Kaplan PW. Triphasic Waves and Encephalopathy in the Setting of Pregabalin Toxicity. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2018 Nov; 35(6):515-517. PMID: 30222638.

    Read at: PubMed

View 7 more publications: View full profile at BUMC

View all profiles