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Neurophysiologist

Marcela Esther Panizza, Italian neurophysiologist. Achievements include development of method to determine the motor and sensory time constants of human peripheral nerves; development of H-reflex technique for the studies of recovery curve and reciprocal inhibition in human upper extremities. Scholar, World Health Organization, 1985-1986.

Background

Panizza, Marcela Esther was born on January 5, 1954 in Cordoba, Argentina. Arrived in Italy, 1988. Daughter of Ricardo José Luis Panizza and Reneé Carmen Casado.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Buenos Aires, 1977.

Career

Resident neurology Josè Maria Ramos Mejia Hospital, University Buenos Aires, School Medicine, 1978—1982, head of residents, 1982—1983, attending physician clinical-electrophysiol. section, 1983—1985. Acting head electromyography Bartolome Churruca Hospital, 1984—1985. Visiting physician neurophysiology laboratory Institute Medical Research, 1985—1986.

Visiting fellow human motor control section National Institutes Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stoke, National Institute Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1986—1988. Research fellow clinical neurophysiology Fondazione Clinica del Lavoro, Science Institute for Research, Hospitalization and Health Care, Campoli, Italy, 1988—1991, head laboratory clinical neurophysiology Castel Goffredo, Italy, 1991—2002. Consulting electromyographist Casa di Cura San Camillo, Cremona, Italy, since 2002.

Consulting electromyographist Clinic San Cristoforo, Brescia, Italy, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of method to determine the motor and sensory time constants of human peripheral nerves. Development of H-reflex technique for the studies of recovery curve and reciprocal inhibition in human upper extremities.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Italian Society Clinical Neurophysiology, World Federation Neurorehabilitation (member international science committee for the world congress 2000-2004), Argentine Neurological Society (Vocacion Neurologica 1985, Bodas del Plata 1985), American Academy Neurology (associate).

Connections

Married Jan Johnny Nilsson, June 27, 1989. Married Juan Bernardo Harrington, April 3, 1978 (divorced June 8, 1982).

father:
Ricardo José Luis Panizza

mother:
Reneé Carmen Casado

spouses:
Jan Johnny Nilsson

Juan Bernardo Harrington