Janice Faye Wiesman, MD, FAAN Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology
New York University School of Medicine
Staff Neurologist, Bellevue Hospital
New York, New York, United States
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology
Boston University School of Medicine
Amyloidosis Treatment and Research Center
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Dr. Janice Wiesman is Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology at New York University Langone School of Medicine and is a Staff Neurologist at Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York. She is a neurologist at the Boston University Amyloidosis Treatment and Research Center
and a co-investigator in clinical trials for Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy. She is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Added Qualifications in Clinical Neurophysiology.
Dr. Wiesman earned her undergraduate and graduate science degrees at the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York, and received her medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She interned at Hahnemann and then completed neurology residency in the Harvard Longwood Training Program in Boston, Massachusetts. She was awarded a Fellowship in Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Disease from the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, Massachusetts. Before coming to NYU, Dr. Wiesman taught at Harvard University School of Medicine and Boston University School of Medicine, which is where she spent nearly 20 years in the Department of Neurology and was honored twice with the Neurology Resident Teaching Award.
Dr. Wiesman is currently Site Neurologist on 4 late-stage industry-sponsored clinical trials studying treatments in patients with familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy. She has served as a Reviewer for AMYLOID, Muscle and Nerve, and the American Academy of Neurology Practice Guidelines. She has published 20 peer-reviewed articles, chapters, abstracts, and posters, and has been interviewed as an expert on peripheral neuropathy on the radio and in other media. Dr. Wiesman is a Fellow and active member of the American Academy of Neurology.