Michelle Kaku, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Michelle Kaku
617.638.5351
72 E. Concord St Robinson (B)

Biography

Michelle Kaku, MD is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Boston University School of Medicine. She has graduated Magna Cum Laude from Barnard College and received her medical degree from The School of Medicine at Stony Brook University Medical Center where she was awarded the Gold Humanism Award. Dr. Kaku is passionate about community service and has participated in Haiti relief missions for which she received recognition for. She was chief resident at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and completed a fellowship in neurophysiology before being appointed to her current position, where she lectures and serves as Program Director to the Neurology Residency.

Other Positions

  • Member, Amyloidosis Center, Boston University

Education

  • Stony Brook University, MD
  • Barnard College, BA

Publications

  • Published on 9/16/2020

    Anand P, Slama MCC, Kaku M, Ong C, Cervantes-Arslanian AM, Zhou L, David WS, Guidon AC. Comment on COVID-19 in patients with myasthenia gravis: Author response. Muscle Nerve. 2020 Sep 16. PMID: 32954519.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/3/2020

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

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  • Published on 6/1/2020

    Qiu S, Joshi PS, Miller MI, Xue C, Zhou X, Karjadi C, Chang GH, Joshi AS, Dwyer B, Zhu S, Kaku M, Zhou Y, Alderazi YJ, Swaminathan A, Kedar S, Saint-Hilaire MH, Auerbach SH, Yuan J, Sartor EA, Au R, Kolachalama VB. Development and validation of an interpretable deep learning framework for Alzheimer's disease classification. Brain. 2020 Jun 01; 143(6):1920-1933. PMID: 32357201.

    Read at: PubMed
  • 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.

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  • Published on 10/22/2019

    Kaku M, Siao P. Peripheral Neuropathies. Semin Neurol. 2019 10; 39(5):517-518. PMID: 31639834.

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

    Siao P, Kaku M. A Clinician's Approach to Peripheral Neuropathy. Semin Neurol. 2019 10; 39(5):519-530. PMID: 31639835.

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  • Published on 10/22/2019

    Kaku M, Berk JL. Neuropathy Associated with Systemic Amyloidosis. Semin Neurol. 2019 10; 39(5):578-588. PMID: 31639841.

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  • Published on 1/1/2018

    Kaku M, Simpson DM. Neuromuscular complications of HIV infection. Handb Clin Neurol. 2018; 152:201-212. PMID: 29604977.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/22/2017

    Kaku M, Simpson DM. HIV, antiretrovirals, and peripheral neuropathy: A moving target. Muscle Nerve. 2018 03; 57(3):347-349. PMID: 29053881.

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  • Published on 12/21/2017

    Nguyen VP, Brauneis D, Kaku M, Sloan JM, Sarosiek S, Quillen K, Shelton AC, Sanchorawala V. Neuralgic amyotrophy following high-dose melphalan and autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplantation for AL amyloidosis. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2018 03; 53(3):371-373. PMID: 29269794.

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