Department of Neurology

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2 Tampa General Circle
7th Floor,
Tampa, FL 33606

Phone: (813) 974-9915
Fax: (813) 974-7473
Email: lprockop@health.usf.edu

Leon D. Prockop, M.D.

General Neurology - Neuro-toxicology
Professor Emeritus

Education

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center (Neurology)
   

Interests

Clinical Interests:
• Blood-brain barrier
• CSF pathophysiology including hydrocephalus
• neuroimaging neurotoxicology
• post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Research Interests:
• Blood-brain barrier
• CSF pathophysiology including hydrocephalus
• neuroimaging neurotoxicology •post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Board Certification(s)
• General Neurology
• Neuro-toxicology

Selected Publications

Prockop LD. Terrorism and the Neurologist. World Federation of Neurology website at wfneurology.org 11/15/2002

Prockop, Leon D. “Carbon Monoxide “ in Clinical Neurotoxicology-Syndromes, Substances, Environments ( Michael R. Dobbs, editor ) Elsevier Philadelphia 2009.

Prockop LD. CO Brain Toxicity: Clinical, MRI, MRS and Neuropsychological Effects in 9 People. J Neuroimaging, 2005;15(2):144-149

Prockop LD. Weapons of Mass Destruction: Overview of the CBRNE's. J Neurosci 2006;249:50-54

Prockop, Leon D and Rowland Lewis P. "Occupational and Environmental Neurotoxicology" in Merritt’s Neurology ( Rowland L P & Pedley T A , eds. ) Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Philadelphia 2010.