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Lev Vaisman, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Neurology & Rehabilitation Medicine | College of Medicine

  • MD-PhD: Boston University School of Medicine (Medicine / Anatomy and Neurobiology)
  • MASc: University of Toronto (Biomedical Engineering)
  • BASc: University of Toronto (Engineering Science / Biomedical Engineering)
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology) (Certification Date: 2020-09-21)
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Epilepsy) (Certification Date: 2022-10-24)
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Clinical Neurophysiology) (Certification Date: 2023-10-16)




Clinical Neurophysiology

Contact Information

Clinical Interests


Peer Reviewed Publications

A. Eisenstein, L. Vaisman, H. Johnston-Cox, A. Gallan, K Shaffer, D. Vaughan, C. O'Hara, L. Joseph 2014. Intergration of Basic Science and Clinical Medicine: The Innovative Approach of the Cadaver Biopsy Project at the Boston University School of Medicine. Academic Medicine, 89 1, 50

K.P. Michimizos, L. Vaisman, and H.I. Krebs 2014. A comparative analysis of speed profile models for ankle pointing movements: evidence that lower and upper extremity discrete movements are controlled by a single invariant strategy. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8 , 1

L Vaisman, L Dipietro, H.I. Krebs 2013. A Comparative Analysis of Speed Profile Models for Wrist Pointing Movements. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 21 5, 756

L Vaisman, J Zariffa, MR Popovic 2010. Application of singular spectrum-based change-point analysis to EMG-onset detection Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 20 , 750

Abstract Publications

L. Vaisman, P.R. Bergethon 2012. A Novel P300 Evoked Potential is elivied by Proprioceptive Stimuli Neurology, 78 , P04.028