K.H. Vincent Lau, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

72 East Concord Street


K. H. Vincent Lau is an Assistant Professor of Neurology, Associate Neurology Residency Program Director, and Outpatient Medical Director of Neurology at the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Lau received his medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He then completed an Internship in Medicine and Residency and Chief Residency in Neurology at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Lau then completed a Fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Lau is board certified in Neurology and has special interests in peripheral neuropathy, neuromuscular junction disorders, electrodiagnostic medicine, quality improvement, and technology in medical education.

Other Positions

  • Associate Director, Residency Program, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Member, Amyloidosis Center, Boston University


  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, MD


  • Published on 9/3/2020

    Lau KHV, Kaku M, Bissonnette S, Perloff MD. Three-way telemedicine visits in resident clinic. Med Educ. 2020 11; 54(11):1061-1062. PMID: 32885465.

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  • Published on 7/30/2020

    Anand P, Lau KHV, Chung DY, Virmani D, Cervantes-Arslanian AM, Mian AZ, Takahashi CE. Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome in Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019: Two Cases and A Review of The Literature. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 Nov; 29(11):105212. PMID: 33066908.

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  • Published on 6/3/2020

    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 08; 88(2):211-214. PMID: 32395831.

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  • Published on 10/22/2019

    Lau KHV. Laboratory Evaluation of Peripheral Neuropathy. Semin Neurol. 2019 10; 39(5):531-541. PMID: 31639836.

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  • Published on 9/18/2019

    Lau KHV. Neurological Complications of Leprosy. Semin Neurol. 2019 08; 39(4):462-471. PMID: 31533187.

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  • Published on 3/5/2019

    Lau KHV, David WS, Sadjadi R. Clinical Reasoning: A 15-year-old boy with bilateral wrist pain in the setting of weight loss. Neurology. 2019 03 05; 92(10):486-492. PMID: 30833474.

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  • Published on 8/20/2018

    Lau KHV, Lakhan SE, Achike F. New Media, Technology and Neurology Education. Semin Neurol. 2018 08; 38(4):457-464. PMID: 30125900.

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  • Published on 11/7/2017

    Lau KHV, Farooque P, Leydon G, Schwartz ML, Sadler RM, Moeller JJ. Using learning analytics to evaluate a video-based lecture series. Med Teach. 2018 01; 40(1):91-98. PMID: 29113565.

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  • Published on 6/1/2016

    Lau KH, Moeller J. Reliable cognitive load measurement using psychometrics: towards a model of objective teaching programme optimisation. Med Educ. 2016 06; 50(6):606-9. PMID: 27170078.

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  • Published on 5/19/2016

    Lau KH, Kumar A, Yang IH, Nowak RJ. Exacerbation of myasthenia gravis in a patient with melanoma treated with pembrolizumab. Muscle Nerve. 2016 06; 54(1):157-61. PMID: 27065302.

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