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Division of Neuromuscular Medicine

Appointments and Referrals

Department Chair and Director
- John Kissel, MD
- W. David Arnold, MD
- Miriam Freimer, MD
- J. Chad Hoyle, MD
- Stanley Iyadurai, MD
- Wendy King, PT
- Yasushi Kisanuki, MD
- Stephen J. Kolb, MD, PhD
- Victoria Lawson, MD
- Adam Quick, MD
- Jerold Reynolds, PhD, RCP, RRT
- Alan Sanderson, MD
- Cheryl Wall, RN, MS, CNP
Research Staff
- Julie Agriesti, CCRC
- Amy Bartlett, BA, CCRC
- Sharon Chelnick, MHSA, CCRC
- Colleen Pineda, MPH

Contact us at 614.293.4969

Dr. LawsonVictoria Lawson, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

OSU Appointment: 2008

Background: Dr. Lawson is currently Assistant Professor of Neurology at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, where she serves as co-director of the Peripheral Neuropathy Clinic at OSU. She was educated at the University of Calgary and the University of Alberta where she did her undergraduate and medical school training. She did both an internal medicine residency and neurology residency at Wake Forest University in North Carolina, followed by a two year EMG/neuromuscular fellowship at the University of Utah. She has been on the staff at The Ohio State University since 2008.

Dr. Lawson has published predominantly in the areas of peripheral nerve disorders and motor unit counting. Her particular interests include the inherited and small fiber neuropathies. She has participated in clinical trials for the involving the inflammatory neuropathies, hereditary channelopathies, and hereditary myopathies. She has contributed to textbooks of peripheral nerve disease, including “Motor unit number estimation (MUNE): Proceedings on the First International Symposium on MUNE”, and the “Handbook of Peripheral Neuropathy”.

Board Certification: The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)

Clinical Interests: Neuromuscular disorders; especially, inherited neuropathies (Charcot-Marie-Tooth disorder) and neuronopathies, small fiber neuropathies, and post-transplant neuropathies.

Clinical Trials - Victoria Lawson, M.D. - click here to expand or contract list
Insmed Incorporated. Project 60016601 “A placebo controlled, randomized, double-blind phase II clinical trial to evaluate tolerability, safety and efficacy endpoints after administration of recombinant human insulin-like growth factor-I/recombinant human insulin-like growth factor binding pro.”
Baxter Healthcare Incorporated. Project 60017404 “A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled cross-over study of the effectiveness of immune globulin intravenous (human) 10% (IGIV, 10%) for the treatment of multifocal motor neuropathy.”
University of Rochester. Project UR# 5-29312, 5-24041. “Dichlorphenamide vs. acetazolamide for periodic paralysis (HYP HOP)."

Publications: list of recent publications by Victoria Lawson, M.D.

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