Position:
Clinical Assistant Professor
Division:
Neurology
Research Interests:

My areas of special interests include neuropathic pain, diabetic neuropathy, and autoimmune neuropathies.  I also have a clinical and research interest in brachial plexopathies, and am currently involved in a project evaluating radiation induced brachial plexopathy, with a goal to reduce this complication of breast cancer treatment.

Education:
University of British Columbia, MD
University of British Columbia, Rehabilitation Science and Occupational Therapy, B.Sc
Recent Publications:

•Mehdiratta M, Woolfenden AR, Chapman KM, Johnston DC, Schulzer M, Beckman J, Teal PA. Reduction in IV t-PA door to needle times using an Acute Stroke Triage Pathway.  Can J Neurol Sci. 2006 May;33(2):214-6.
•Narayanaswami P, Chapman KM, Yang ML, Rutkove SB. Psoriatic arthritis-associated polyneuropathy: a report of three cases.  J Clin Neuromuscul Dis. 2007 Sep; 9(1):248-51.
•Demos M, Macri V, Farrell K, Nelson T, Chapman K, Accili E, Armstrong L. “Cerebellar Atrophy in Episodic Ataxia Type 1”, Annals of Neurology, 2008.
•Sayao AL, Heran MK, Chapman, K, Redekop G, Foti D. Intracranial hypotension causing reversible frontotemporal dementia and coma. Can J Neurol Sci. 2009 Mar;36(2):252-6.