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Philip Boyer, M.D., Ph.D.

Philip Boyer

Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Pathology
Brody School of Medicine
Brody Building, 7S10
Mail Stop 642
600 Moye Boulevard
Greenville, NC 27834

Office: 252-744-2806
Fax: 252-847-5395
boyerp14@ecu.edu

Education

Clinical Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA (Neuropathology)
Research Fellowship: Boston University School of Medicine, Bedford, MA (Experimental Neuropathology)
Residency: University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI (Pathology)
Doctorate: Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, M.D., Ph.D.
Undergraduate: Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, B.S., B.A.

Board Certification

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology
American Board of Pathology, Clinical Pathology
American Board of Pathology, Neuropathology
American Board of Pathology, Clinical Informatics

Publications

  • Nagel MA, White T, Khmeleva N, Rempel A, Boyer PJ, et al. Analysis of Varicella-Zoster Virus in Temporal Arteries Biopsy Positive and Negative for Giant Cell Arterites.  JAMA Neurol. 2015 Sep 8:1-7.
  • Gilden D, White TM, Nagae L, Gurdin WH, Boyer PJ, Nagel MA. Successful Antiviral Treatment of Giant Cell Arteries and Takayasu Arteritis.  JAMA Neurol. 2015 Aug 1;72(8):943-6.
  • Aoki N, Boyer PJ, Lund C, Lin WL, Koga S, Ross OA, Weiner M, Lipton A, Powers JM, White CL 3rd, Dickson DW.  Atypical multiple system atrophy is a new subtype of frontotemporal lobar degeneration: frontotemporal lobar degeneration associated with ∝-synuclein. Acta Neuropathol. 2015 Jul;130(1):93-105.
  • Nagel MA, Lenggenhager D, White T, Khmeleva N, Heintzman A, Boyer PJ, Gilden D. Disseminated VZV infection and asymptomatic VZV vasculopathy after steroid abuse. J Clin Virol. 2015 May;66:72-5.
  • Gilden D, White T, Khmeleva N, Heintzman A, Choe A, Boyer PJ, et al. Prevalence and distribution of VZV is temporal arteries of patients with giant cell arteritis. Neurology. 2015 May12;84(19):1948-55.
  • Teodoro T, Nagel MA, Geraldes R, White T, Mahalingam R, Batista P, Wellish M, Pimentel J, Khmeleva N, Heintzman A, Albuquerque L, Boyer PJ, Choe A, Peralta R, Gilden D. Biopsy negative, varicella zoster virus (VZV)-positive giant cell arteritis, zoster, VZV encephalitits and ischemic optic neuropathy, all in one. J Neurol Sci. 2015 Aug 15;343(1-2):195-7.55.
  • Birlea M, Nagel MA, Khmeleva N, Choe A, Kleinschmidt-DeMasters B, Hevner R, Boyer P, Lear-Kaul KC, Wellish M, Cohrs RJ. Varicella zoster virus trigeminal ganglioneuritis without rash. Neurology. 2015 Jan 7;82(1):90-2.
  • Bosque PJ, Boyer PJ, Mishra P: A 43-kDa TDP-43 Species Is Present in Aggrgates Associated with Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration. PLoS One. 2013 May 21;8(5).
  • Nagel MA, Bennett JL, Khmeleva N, Choe A, Rempel A, Boyer PJ, Gilden D: Multifocal VZV vasculopathy with temporal artery infection mimics giant cell arterities. Neurology. 2013 May 28;80(22):2017-21.
  • Mathias M, Nagel MA, Khemieva N, Boyer PJ, Choe A, Durairaj VD, Bennett JL, Mandava N, Gilden D: VZV multifocal vasculopathy with ischemic optic neuropathy, acute retinal necrosis and temporal artery infection in the absence of zoster rash. J Neurol Sci. 2013 Feb 15;325(1-2):180-2.
  • Pelak VS, Smyth SF, Boyer PJ, Filley CM: Computerized visual field defects in posterior cortical atrophy. Neurology. 2011 Dec 13;77(24):2119-22.
  • Kleinschmidt-DeMasters BK, Boylan A, Capocelli K, Boyer PJ, Foreman NK: Multinodular leptomeningeal metastases from ETANTR contain both small blue and maturing neuropil elements. Acta Neuropathol. 2011 Dec;122(6):783-5.
  • Sasaki H, Guleserian KJ, Rose R, Fotiadis C, Boyer PJ, Forbess JM: Hypothermic Extrcorporeal Circulation in Immature Swine: A Comparison of Cardiopulmonary Bypass, Selective Cerebral Perfusion and Circulatory Arrest. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 Aug 27. 2009 Dec;36(6):992-7.
  • Nations SP, Boyer PJ, Love LA, Wolfe GI, Burritt MF, Butz JA, Trivedi JR: Denture cream-associated myeloneuropathy: Copper deficiency due to excess zinc ingestion. Neurology. 2008 Aug 26;71(9):639-43.

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