Clinical Assistant Professor
Research Interests:
  • neurogenetics
  • neuromuscular disease
  • mitochondrial disorders
B.Sc. College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University, Pharmacy
M.D.,C.M McGill University
FRCPC University of British Columbia Neurology Residency
Clinical Fellowship University of California, San Francisco Neurophysiology
Fellowship McGill University, Montreal Neurological Institute Neuromuscular Disease
Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship University of British Columbia Medical Genetics
Recent Publications:
  • Grant C, Briscoe N, Mezei M, Krassioukov A. “Guillian-Barre syndrome in high tetraplegia following acute respiratory illness”, Spinal Cord, 2010 Jul 6. (Epub ahead of print).
  • Barton JJ, Maguire J, Mezei M, Hurwitz T, Briemberg HR. “Mitochondrial pseudomyasthenia”, J Neuroophthalmol. 2010 Sep; 30(3): 248-51.
  • Briscoe, N and Mezei, MM. Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome Type 3 in a patient with Ocular Myasthenia Gravis. Muscle and Nerve 2009.40:6;1064-5.
  • Pfeffer G, Côté HC, Montaner JS, Li CC, Jitratkosol M, Mezei, MM. Ophthalmoplegia and ptosis: mitochondrial toxicity in patients receiving HIV therapy.  Neurology. 2009 Jul 7;73(1):71-2. No abstract available.