Brendan P Lucey, MD

Director of the Sleep Medicine Section; Assistant Professor of Neurology


Board Certifications

  • Neurology - Certified
  • Sleep Medicine - Certified
  • Clinical Neurophysiology - Certified


  • Wardlaw SL, Burant CF, Klein S, Meece K, White A, Kasten T, Lucey BP, Bateman RJ. Continuous 24-Hour Leptin, Proopiomelanocortin and Amino Acid Measurements in Human Cerebrospinal Fluid: Correlations with Plasma Leptin, Soluble Leptin Receptor and Amino Acid Levels. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Mar 26:jc20134087. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Ju YE, Lucey BP, Holtzman DM. Sleep and Alzheimer disease pathology–a bidirectional relationship. Nat Rev Neurol. 2014 Feb;10(2):115-9.
  • Lucey BP, Molin CJ. A patient with rhythmic movements during REM sleep. Narcolepsy with cataplexy associated with sleep-related rhythmic movements. J Clin Sleep Med. 2013 Jun 15;9(6):620-3.
  • Lucey BP. Teaching Video NeuroImages: phenytoin-induced orofacial dyskinesias. Neurology. 2012 Nov 6;79(19):e177.
  • Lucey BP, Clifford DB, Creighton J, Edwards RR, McArthur JC, Haythornthwaite J. Relationship of depression and catastrophizing to pain, disability, and medication adherence in patients with HIV-associated sensory neuropathy. AIDS Care. 2011 Aug;23(8):921-8.
  • Lucey BP, Noetzel MJ, Duntley SP. Paroxysmal arousals and myoclonic movements associated with interictal epileptiform discharges in NREM and REM sleep. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2011 Jun;113(5):419-22.
  • Lucey BP, Toedebusch C, Duntley SP. Profound oxygen desaturation due to central apneas associated with interictal generalized spike-wave discharges. Sleep Med. 2011 Mar;12(3):302-5.
  • Kels CG, Lucey BP. Seizures and driving restrictions: the unique perspective of military practitioners. Mil Med. 2010 Feb;175(2):86-7. No abstract available.
  • Das RR, Lucey BP, Chou SH, Espinosa PS, Zamani AA, Dworetzky BA, Bromfield EB, Lee JW. The utility of conductive plastic electrodes in prolonged ICU EEG monitoring. Neurocrit Care. 2009;10(3):368-72.
  • Lucey BP, Nelson-Rees WA, Hutchins GM. Henrietta Lacks, HeLa cells, and cell culture contamination. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2009 Sep;133(9):1463-7.
  • Lucey BP, Hutchins GM. Did Sir William Osler perform an autopsy at the Johns Hopkins Hospital? Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2008 Feb;132(2):261-4.
  • Lucey BP, Duntley SP. Electrical status epilepticus during sleep in an adult. Sleep Med. 2008 Mar;9(3):332-4. Epub 2007 Jul 20. No abstract available.
  • Rusche-Skolarus LE, Lucey BP, Vo KD, Snider BJ. Transient encephalopathy in a postoperative non-alcoholic female with Marchiafava-Bignami disease. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2007 Oct;109(8):713-5. Epub 2007 Jun 21.
  • Lucey BP, Thomas CB, Hutchins GM. Max brödel: illustrating healed valve ring abscesses. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 Sep;129(9):1155-8.
  • Lucey BP, Hutchins GM. William H. Welch, MD, and the discovery of Bacillus welchii. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2004 Oct;128(10):1193-5.