Camila Henriques de Aquino, MD, MSc

Research Interests

  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinson's Disease Dementia
  • Antipsychotics
  • Dystonia
  • Chorea
  • Choreatic Disorders
  • Essential Tremor
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Gait Ataxia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  • Multiple System Atrophy

Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese

Academic Information

  • Departments: Neurology - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
  • Divisions: Sleep and Movement Disorders

Academic Office Information

  • 801-585-7575
  • Clinical Neurosciences Center
    175 North Medical Drive East
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Camila Aquino, MD, MSc is an assistant professor of neurology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She is both a clinical and research faculty member within the Department of Neurology. Dr Aquino completed her medical school and neurology residency in Brazil. Afterwards she furthered her training with a clinical fellowship in movement disorders and deep brain stimulation at the University of Toronto, Canada. She has clinical experience in diagnosis and management of a broad spectrum of movement disorders, ranging from Parkinson’s disease to rare and unusual movement disorders. Her research interests are motor complications in Parkinson’s disease, deep brain stimulation, and genetics of movement disorders. Specialties: movement disorders, botulinum toxin injections, deep brain stimulation.

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Toronto
Movement Disorders and Surgical Treatment for Movement Disorders
Clinical Fellow
Graduate Training Federal University of São Paulo
Neuroscience Program
M.Sc.
Chief Resident Federal University of São Paulo
Neurology
Chief Resident
Residency Federal University of São Paulo
Neurology
Resident
Internship Federal University of São Paulo
Internal Medicine
Intern
Professional Medical Escola Superior de Ciências da Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Vitória
Medicine
M.D.

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Fellowship University of Toronto
Movement Disorders and Surgical Treatment for Movement Disorders
Clinical Fellow Canada
Graduate Training Federal University of São Paulo
Neuroscience Program
M.Sc. Brazil
Chief Resident Federal University of São Paulo
Neurology
Chief Resident Brazil
Residency Federal University of São Paulo
Neurology
Resident Brazil
Internship Federal University of São Paulo
Internal Medicine
Intern Brazil
Professional Medical Escola Superior de Ciências da Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Vitória
Medicine
M.D. Brazil

Career

Institution Description Country
Albert Einstein Israelite Hospital Consultant Neurologist Brazil
Municipal University Hospital of São Bernardo do Campo, Foundation Faculty of Medicine Consultant Neurologist Brazil
Albert Einstein Israelite Hospital Neurologist, Emergency and Stroke Service Brazil

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. I Beaulieu-Boire, CC Aquino, AE Lang, RP Munhoz, YY Poon, A Valencia, M Fallis, S Kalia, M Hodaie, E Moro, AM Lozano, A Fasano (2016). Deep brain stimulation in rare inherited dystonia. Brain Stimul, (9), 905-910.
  2. Mestre TA, Beaulieu-Boire I, Aquino CC, Phielipp N, Poon YY, Lui JP, So J, Fox SH (2015). What is a clinically important change in Unified Dyskinesia rating scale in Pakinson’s Disease? Parkinsonism Relat Disord, 2015(21), 1349-1354.
  3. Don F, Aquino CC, Gazzola JM, Borges V, Silva SMCA, Ganana FF, Caovilla HH, Ferraz HB (2016). Changes in postural control in patients with Parkinson’s Disease: a posturographic study. Physiotherapy, (102), 272-279.

Review

  1. Aquino CC, Fox SH (2015). Clinical spectrum of levodopa-induced complications. [Review]. Mov Disord, 30(1), 80-9.
  2. Fasano A, Aquino CC, Krauss JK, Honey CR, Bloem BR (2015). Axial disability and deep brain stimulation in patients with Parkinson disease. [Review]. Nat Rev Neurol, 11(2), 98-110.
  3. Aquino CC, Lang AE (2014). Tardive dyskinesia syndromes: current concepts. [Review]. Parkinsonism Relat Disord, 20 Suppl 1(Supp 1), S113-7.

Commentary

  1. Aquino CC, Fox SH (2013). Autoimmune chorea in adults. Journal Watch Section. Neurodegener Dis Manag, 2013(3), 303–305.

Case Report

  1. Aquino CC, Mestre T, Lang AE (2014). Restless genital syndrome in Parkinson disease. JAMA Neurol, 71(12), 1559-61.