Elsa C Rodriguez

Elsa C Rodriguez, MD

Resident

Department: MD-NEUROLOGY-ADMIN/EDUC
Business Phone: (352) 273-5550
Business Email: elsarovans@ufl.edu

About Elsa C Rodriguez

Elsa Rodriguez was born in Miami, FL and obtained her bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology at Florida State University. Growing up in Miami, she had a passion for learning about different cultures, and would travel often to her family’s beautiful country of Colombia. She went to medical school in Caguas, Puerto Rico, where she developed her love for treating the underserved and underrepresented Hispanic community.

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Autoimmune encephalitis
  • Neuroimmune interactions in Neurodegenerative diseases
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neuroinflammation
  • Neuromyelitis optica

Publications

2021
Anti-MOG associated disorder-Clinical and radiological characteristics compared to AQP4-IgG+ NMOSD-A single-center experience.
Multiple sclerosis and related disorders. 48 [DOI] 10.1016/j.msard.2020.102718. [PMID] 33388560.
2020
Corticosteroids lead to short-term improvement in cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related inflammation.
Journal of neuroimmunology. 348 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jneuroim.2020.577377. [PMID] 32919147.
2020
The Correlation of English Language Proficiency and Indices of Stress and Anxiety in Migrants from Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria: A Preliminary Study.
Disaster medicine and public health preparedness. 14(1):23-27 [DOI] 10.1017/dmp.2019.22. [PMID] 31221231.

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5550
Emails:
Business:
elsarovans@ufl.edu