Gregg Meekins, MD

Meekins

Academic Title

Associate Professor

Clinical Title

University of Minnesota Physician

Education

Medical School
Tulane University
New Orleans, Louisiana

Residency
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Fellowship
Clinical Neurophysiology and
Neuromuscular Diseases

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah

Contact Info

Email
gmeekins@umn.edu

Phone
Office Phone Number (VAMC)
612-725-2000

Fax
Office Fax Number (VAMC)
612-727-5693

Office Address
Neurology Service (137)
Minneapolis VA Medical Center
One Veterans Drive
Minneapolis, MN 55417

Mailing Address
Neurology Service (137)
Minneapolis VA Medical Center
One Veterans Drive
Minneapolis, MN 55417

More Information

Bio Statement

Dr. Meekins is a staff neurologist at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC). He currently serves as Director of the EMG Laboratory at the VAMC and Site Director of the University of Minnesota Department of Neurology residency training program. Dr. Meekins is a member of the Department of Veterans Affairs ALS Care Mapping Subgroup, which is involved in developing nationwide care guidelines for the treatment of veterans with ALS. He is also a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

Research Interests

Dr. Meekins' research is focused on the diagnosis and treatment of ALS.

Research Projects

Dr. Meekins most recently served as sub-investigator in a study of the safety and efficacy of dexpramipexole in patients with ALS.