Education

Fellowship
Movement Disorder, Columbia-Presbyterian Neurological Institute, 2004
Residency
Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2001
Internship
Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 1998
Degree
MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1997

Medical Board Certifications

Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2002

Gender

Male

State License

A89610
  • About Me

    About Me

    Dr. Portera-Cailliau was born and raised in Madrid, Spain. He obtained a B.A. in Biochemistry & Cell Biology from U.C. San Diego in 1990. He then attended the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and obtained an MD-PhD degree in 1997. His mentors were Drs. Donald Price and Lee Martin.

    After finishing a residency in Neurology at The Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston in 2001, Dr. Portera-Cailliau moved to Columbia University for a post-doctoral fellowship in Dr. Rafael Yuste's laboratory. His second post-doc was with Dr. Karel Svoboda in Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.

    He joined the UCLA faculty in November 2004 and has joint appointments in the Departments of Neurology and Neurobiology. He is a member of UCLA's BRI and ACCESS.

    Links

  • Locations

    UCLA Neurological Services

    (primary location)
    Address
    300 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite B200
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-794-1195
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Neurology
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2002

    Education

    Fellowship
    Movement Disorder, Columbia-Presbyterian Neurological Institute, 2004
    Residency
    Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2001
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 1998
    Degree
    MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1997
  • Clinical Interests
    • Movement Disorders
    • Parkinson's Disease
  • Research

    Publications

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