Julaine Florence, PhD

Professor of Neurology

Phone: 314-362-6983
Fax: 314-362-3752
Email: florencej@neuro.wustl.edu

Dr. Florence is the Director of Clinical Studies in Neuromuscular Diseases.

Additional Titles

  • Professor, Physical Therapy

Research Interests

neuromuscular disorders

Related Links

  • Neuromuscular Clinical Care


  1. Fenichel G, Pestronk A, Florence J, Robison V, Hemelt V. A beneficial effect of oxandrolone in the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a pilot study. Neurology. 1997 May;48(5):1225-6.
  2. Escolar DM, Henricson EK, Mayhew J, Florence J, Leshner R, Patel KM, Clemens PR. Clinical evaluator reliability for quantitative and manual muscle testing measures of strength in children. Muscle Nerve. 2001;24:787-793.
  3. Connolly AM, Schierbecker J, Renna R, Florence J. High dose weekly oral prednisone improves strength in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Neuromuscul Disord. 2002;12:917-925.
  4. Pestronk A, Florence J, Miller T, Choksi R, Al-Lozi MT, Levine TD Treatment of IgM antibody associated polyneuropathies using rituximab. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2003;74:485-489.