University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Neurological Sciences

Bio for Michael Hehir, M.D.
Michael Hehir, M.D.

Michael Hehir, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurological Sciences


Contact Information
E-mail: Michael.Hehir@uvm.edu
Office Location:
University of Vermont College of Medicine, 1 South Prospect Street, UHC - Arnold 2, Burlington, VT 05401, USA

Education

2010-2011:  University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY. Fellow in Neuromuscular Medicine.
2009-2010:  University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY. Fellow in Clinical Neurophysiology - EMG.
2005-2009:  University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. Resident in Neurology.
2001-2005:  University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY. Doctor of Medicine with distinction in community service.
1995-1999:  Princeton University, Princeton, NJ. Bachelor of Arts in Bioethics.

Awards and Honors

2010:  University of Rochester, Neurology Fellow Teaching Award
2009:  University of Virginia, James Q. Miller, M.D. Resident Teaching Award
2007 and 2009:  University of Virginia, Mulholland Resident Teaching Award, Honorable Mention

Publications

Hehir M and Ciafaloni E. Myasthenia Gravis. In: Tawil R and Venance S, eds. Neurology in Practice: Neuromuscular Disorders. J Wiley and Sons, Inc. 2011.

Hehir MK, Logigian EL and Ciafaloni E. Double trouble in a patient with myotonia. Poster, Muscle Study Group and American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2011.

Hehir MK, Burns TM, Alpers J, Conaway MR, Sawa M, and Sanders DB. Mycophenolate mofetil in AChR antibody positive myasthenia gravis: Outcomes in 102 patients. Muscle and Nerve 41(5):593-598, 2010.

Hehir M and Burns TM. Evaluation of radial neuropathy: Conduction block as a marker of acute compressive injury. In: Dyck PJ et al., Companion to Peripheral Neuropathy: Illustrated Cases and New Developments. Pennsylvania: Saunders-Elsevier, 91-94, 2010.

Hehir MK, Figueroa J, Zynda-Weiss AM, Stanton M and Logigian EL. Spectrum of neuroimaging findings in C8 cervical radiculopathy. Poster, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2010.

To see more of Dr. Hehir's publications, please visit PubMed.