Yo-El S Ju, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology




Board Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine - Certified
  • Neurology - Certified

Related Links


  • Physician Scientist Training Award, Best Science Award, 2010 American Sleep Medicine Foundation
  • Investigator Award, 2010 American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Parasomnia Section
  • Minority Travel Award, 2010 Sleep Research Network


  • Theriot JJ, Toga AW, Prakash N, Ju YS, Brennan KC. Cortical sensory plasticity in a model of migraine with aura. J Neurosci. 2012 Oct 31;32(44):15252-61.
  • Ju, Y.S., Larson-Prior, L.J., Duntley, S.P. Changing demographics in REM Sleep Behavior Disorder: possible effect of autoimmunity and antidepressants. Sleep Medicine. (2011)
  • Ju YS, Galvin JE, Larson-Prior LJ. Functional Connectivity Correlates of Cognitive Fluctuations in Aging and Dementia. In press.
  • Ju YS, Larson-Prior L, Duntley S. RBD and antidepressants. Sleep Medicine 2011;Sep 15
  • Huang Y, Potter R, Sigurdson W, Santacruz A, Shih S, Ju YS, Kasten T, Morris JC, Mintun M, Duntley S, Bateman RJ. Effects of Age and Amyloid Deposition on A{beta} Dynamics in the Human Central Nervous System. Arch Neurol 2011; Sep 12
  • Ju YS, Schwedt TJ. Abrupt-Onset Severe Headaches. Semin Neurol 2010;30:192-200.
  • Ju Y, Janmey PA, McCormick ME, Sawyer ES, Flanagan LA. Enhanced neurite growth from mammalian neurons in three-dimensional salmon fibrin gels. Biomaterials 2007;28: 2097–2108.
  • Flanagan LA, Ju Y, Marg B, Osterfield M, Janmey PA. Neurite branching on deformable substrates. NeuroReport 2002;13(18): 2411-2415.