Norberto Alvarez

Norberto Alvarez, MD

Assistant in Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

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  • Fax: 617-730-0282

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Neurology

Departments

  • Neurology

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
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Experience and Education

Education

Medical School

Universidad de Buenos Aires, 1965

Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

Internship

Lanus General Hospital, 1966

Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

Residency

Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1972

Detroit, MI

Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital, 1976

Boston , MA

Certifications

  • Neurology with special competency in pediatric neurology

  • AB Electroenecephalography

Publications

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  1. Costa e Silva JA, Alvarez N, Mazzotti G, Gattaz WF, Ospina J, Larach V, Starkstein S, Oliva D, Cousins L, Tohen M, Taylor CC, Wang J, Tran PV. Olanzapine as alternative therapy for patients with haloperidol-induced extrapyramidal symptoms: results of a multicenter, collaborative trial in Latin America. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2001 Aug; 21(4):375-81.
  2. Alvarez N. Barbiturates in the treatment of epilepsy in people with intellectual disability. J Intellect Disabil Res. 1998 Dec; 42 Suppl 1:16-23.
  3. Alvarez N, Besag F, Iivanainen M. Use of antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of epilepsy in people with intellectual disability. J Intellect Disabil Res. 1998 Dec; 42 Suppl 1:1-15.
  4. LeMay M, Alvarez N. The relationship between enlargement of the temporal horns of the lateral ventricles and dementia in aging patients with Down syndrome. Neuroradiology. 1990; 32(2):104-7.
  5. Alvarez N. Comments on discontinuance of antiepileptic medications. Am J Ment Retard. 1989 May; 93(6):605-6.
  6. Ogle JW, Toltzis P, Parker WD, Alvarez N, McIntosh K, Levin MJ, Lauer BA. Oral ribavirin therapy for subacute sclerosing panencephalitis. J Infect Dis. 1989 Apr; 159(4):748-50.
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