K. H. Vincent Lau, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

K. H. Vincent Lau is the Outpatient Medical Director of Neurology, the Director of the Neuromuscular Fellowship, an Associate Director of the Neurology Residency, and Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Lau received his medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He then completed an Internship in Medicine and Residency and Chief Residency in Neurology at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Lau then completed a Fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine at Harvard Medical School at Mass General Brigham Hospital. Dr. Lau is board certified in Neurology and has special interests in amyloid neuropathy, immune-mediated neuropathy, quality improvement and clinical operations, and technology in medical education. Dr. Lau is passionate about medical education and has received both the Golden Brain Medical Student Teaching Award (2020) and Attending Educator of the Year Award voted by neurology residents (2021). He is also an inductee of the BUMG Clinical Excellence Society (2021). His research in amyloidosis is supported by funding from the Amyloidosis Foundation.

Associate Director
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Residency Program

Boston University
Amyloidosis Center

Evaluating Plasma Neurofilament Light Chain as an Early Biomarker for Polyneuropathy in V122I Hereditary Transthyretin Amyloidosis
01/01/2022 - 12/31/2022 (Multi-PI)
PI: K. H. Vincent Lau, MD
Amyloidosis Foundation


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  1. Mendelson L, Prokaeva T, Lau KHV, Sanchorawala V, McCausland K, Spencer B, Dasari S, McPhail ED, Kaku MC. Hereditary gelsolin amyloidosis: a rare cause of cranial, peripheral and autonomic neuropathies linked to D187N and Y447H substitutions. Amyloid. 2023 May 04; 1-7.View Related Profiles. PMID: 37140928
  2. Kaplan EH, Torabian K, Edwards CV, Kaku MC, Anand P, Lau KHV. Clinical Reasoning: A 23-Year-Old Man With Progressive Asymmetric Weakness and Numbness. Neurology. 2023 Apr 04; 100(14):674-682.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36581467; PMCID: PMC10104613; DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000206773;
  3. Horta LFB, Edwards CV, Kaku MC, Lau KHV. Clinical Reasoning: A 67-Year-Old Woman With Progressive Tingling Sensations and Imbalance. Neurology. 2023 Jan 17; 100(3):151-157.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36302667
  4. Lau KHV, Anand P, Ramirez A, Phicil S. Disparities in Telehealth use During the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Immigr Minor Health. 2022 Dec; 24(6):1590-1593.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35976473; PMCID: PMC9382002; DOI: 10.1007/s10903-022-01381-1;
  5. Gustine JN, Staron A, Szalat RE, Mendelson LM, Joshi T, Ruberg FL, Siddiqi O, Gopal DM, Edwards CV, Havasi A, Kaku M, Lau KHV, Berk JL, Sloan JM, Sanchorawala V. Predictors of hematologic response and survival with stem cell transplantation in AL amyloidosis: A 25-year longitudinal study. Am J Hematol. 2022 Sep; 97(9):1189-1199.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35731907
  6. Marks A, Takahashi C, Anand P, Lau KHV. Two-Year Profile of Preventable Errors in Hospital-Based Neurology. Neurol Clin Pract. 2022 Jun; 12(3):218-222.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35747546; PMCID: PMC9208410; DOI: 10.1212/CPJ.0000000000001163;
  7. Kaku MC, Bhadola S, Berk JL, Sanchorawala V, Connors LH, Lau KHV. Neurological manifestations of hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis: a focus on diagnostic delays. Amyloid. 2022 Sep; 29(3):184-189.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35253562
  8. Lau KHV, Greer DM. Using Technology Adoption Theories to Maximize the Uptake of E-learning in Medical Education. Med Sci Educ. 2022 Apr; 32(2):545-552.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35261814; PMCID: PMC8895110; DOI: 10.1007/s40670-022-01528-7;
  9. Bhadola S, Tang C, Marks A, Kaku MC, Zhou L, Siao P, Lau KHV. Disparate healthcare access and telehealth-based hybrid consultations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Work. 2022; 73(2):377-382.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35938279; DOI: 10.3233/WOR-211463;
  10. Ryll L, Kaku M, Lau KHV. The Nature of Interruptions Among Inpatient Residents: a Time-Motion Observation-Based Mixed Methods Study. Med Sci Educ. 2021 Dec; 31(6):1757-1760.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34956694; PMCID: PMC8651818; DOI: 10.1007/s40670-021-01432-6;
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2021 Boston University School of Medicine: Attending Educator of the Year Award (Voted by Neurology Residents)
2021 Boston University Medical Group: BUMG Clinical Excellence Society Inductee
2020 Boston University School of Medicine: Golden Brain Medical Student Teaching Award
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