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OUR DOCTORS



EXECUTIVE ADMINISTRATION:



Richard Mayeux, MD, MSc Gertrude H. Sergievsky Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Epidemiology
Chair & Neurologist-in-Chief, Department of Neurology
Director, Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center
Co-director, Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain
Laura Lennihan, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology
Vice-Chair, Department of Neurology
Director, Division of Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology
Blair Ford, MD Director, Neurology Residency Training Program
Mitchell S. V. Elkind, MD, MS, MPhil Director, Fellowship Programs
Susanna E. Horvath, MD, FAHA Chief, Allen Pavilion Neurology Service
James M. Noble, MD, MS Neurology Clerkship Director
J. Kirk Roberts, MD Medical Director, Neurology Faculty Practice
Louis H. Weimer, MD Head, Neurology QA/QI Program
Olajide Williams, MD Chief Medical Officer
Mihaela Negrutiu, EMPH Department Administrator/CFO
Vincent Santana, MBA, EMPH Chief Administrative Officer

DEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGY FACULTY:

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FACULTY: TITLE: DIVISIONS, CENTERS, PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES:
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Asa Abeliovich, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Neurology Taub Institute
Sachin Agarwal, MD, MPH Assistant Professor of Neurology Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology
Cigdem I. Akman, MD
Associate Clinical Professor; Chief of Pediatric Epilepsy Child Neurology
Hasan Orhan Akman, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology Neuromuscular Diseases
Roy N. Alcalay, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Neurology Movement Disorders
Gary S. Alweiss, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology
(Englewood Hospital)
Clinical Neurology
Stephanie Assuras, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology Cognitive Neuroscience
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Lisa M. Bateman, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology Epilepsy
Carl W. Bazil, MD, PhD
Caitlin Tynan Doyle Professor of Clinical Neurology; Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center and Sleep Center Epilepsy, Sleep
Karen L. Bell, MD
Clinical Professor of Neurology Aging and Dementia
Michelle Bell, MD
Instructor of Clinical Neurology; Chief Resident General Neurology
Sandra Bell-McGinty, PhD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neuropsychology Aging and Dementia
 
Thomas H. Brannagan III, MD
Professor of Clinical Neurology; Director, Peripheral Neuropathy Center; Associate Director, EMG Laboratory Peripheral Neuropathy Center
Carl W. Braun, MD
Clinical Professor (St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital) Clinical Neurology
Adam M. Brickman, PhD Irving Assistant Professor of Neuropychology Taub Institute and the Sergievsky Center
Carolyn B. Britton, MD, MS Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology Viral infections, HIV, Lyme disease, Immune Disorders
John C. M. Brust, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology Neurohospitalist Service
Robert E. Burke, MD Alfred and Minnie Bressler Professor of Neurology and Pathology & Cell Biology; Director, Parkinson's Disease Research Laboratories Movement Disorders,
Neurodegenerative Diseases
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Elise Caccappolo, PhD, ABPP-CN Associate Clinical Professor of Neuropsychology; Director of Clinical Neuropsychology Service Aging and Dementia, Neuropsychology
Maureen Cafferty, MD Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology (St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital) Clinical Neurology
Joshua Cappell, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology Child Neurology
Claudia A. Chiriboga, MD, MPH Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology & Clinical Pediatrics Child Neurology
Hyunmi Choi, MD, MS Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Epilepsy
Denise E. Chou, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology; Director, Columbia University Headache Center Headache & Facial Pain
Comana Cioroiu, MD Instructor of Clinical Neurology General Neurology
Jan Claassen, MD, PhD, FNCS Assistant Professor of Neurology Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology
Jeffrey Cole, PhD, ABPP-CN Assistant Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology Neuropsychology, Epilepsy
Stephanie Cosentino, PhD Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology Taub Institute and the Sergievsky Center
Lucien J. Côté, MD Professor Emeritus of Neurology Parkinson Disease
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Michael Daras, MD Clinical Professor of Neurology General Neurology
Jahannaz Dastgir, DO Assistant Professor of Neurology Child Neurology
Darryl C. De Vivo, MD Sidney Carter Professor of Neurology & Pediatrics; Associate Chair for Pediatric Neuroscience;
Co-Director, Center for Motor Neuron Biology and Disease
Child Neurology, Metabolic Disorders, Pediatric Neuromuscular Disease
Jason Diamond, MD, MPH Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology Neurohospitalist, NYP/Allen Hospital
Salvatore DiMauro, MD Lucy G. Moses Professor of Neurology; Director Emeritus, H. Houston Merritt Clinical Research Center; Associate Chair, Laboratory Research and Training Neuromuscular Biochemistry, Mitochondrial Disorders
Fiona K. Doetsch, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology and
Pathology & Cell Biology
Neurobiology, Neural Stem Cells
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Mitchell S. V. Elkind, MD, MS, MPhil
Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology; Fellowships Director, Department of Neurology Stroke
Ronald G. Emerson, MD Adjunct Professor of Clinical Neurology Clinical Neurophysiology
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Stanley Fahn, MD H. Houston Merritt Professor of Neurology and Division Head, Movement Disorders Movement Disorders
Blair Ford, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology; Director, Neurology Residency Training Program; Medical Director, Movement Disorders Surgery Movement Disorders
Robert H. Fryer, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology Child Neurology, Headache & Facial Pain
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Eugenia T. Gamboa, MD Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology Clinical Neurology
Arnold P. Gold, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology and Clinical Pediatrics Child Neurology
Michael E. Goldberg, MD David Mahoney Professor of Brain & Behavior (in Neuroscience, Neurology & Psychiatry); Center Director Cognitive and Systems Neurobiology
Jose Gutierrez, MD, MPH Assistant Professor of Neurology Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease
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Christian Habeck, PhD, MS Assistant Professor Taub Institute
Marla Hamberger, PhD Associate Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology Neuropsychology, Epilepsy
W. Allen Hauser, MD Professor Emeritus of Neurology and Epidemiology (Sergievsky Center) Neuroepidemiology, Epilepsy
Christopher E. Henderson, PhD Professor of Neuroscience, Neurology, and Pathology & Cell Biology; Co-Director, Motor Neuron Center Neurobiology, Motor Neuron Development
Dale Hesdorffer, PhD, MPH Associate Professor
(Sergievsky Center)
Epilepsy, Neuroepidemiology
Veronica J. Hinton, PhD Associate Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology
(Sergievsky Center)
Neuropsychology
Michio Hirano, MD
Professor of Neurology; Medical Director H. Houston Merritt Clinical Research Center
Neuromuscular and Mitochondrial Diseases
Lawrence S. Honig, MD, PhD Professor of Clinical Neurology (in the Taub Institute) Aging and Dementia
Susanna E. Horvath, MD, FAHA Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology Chief of Neurology, the Allen Pavilion; Stroke
Edward (Ted) D. Huey, MD Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology (in the Taub Institute) Taub Institute; Aging and Dementia
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Antonio Iavarone, MD Professor of Neurology and Pathology & Cell Biology (in the Herbert Irving Cancer Center) Neuro-oncology, Institute for Cancer Genetics
Yakov Isakov, DO Assistant Professor of Neurology Hospitalist Neurology, the Allen Pavilion
Fabio M. Iwamoto, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology and Deputy Director of the Division of Neuro-Oncology Neuro-oncology
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Sarah C. Janicki, MD, MPH Assistant Professor Aging and Dementia
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Un Jung Kang, MD H. Houston Merritt Professor of Neurology; Chief, Movement Disorders Division Movement Disorders
Petra Kaufmann, MD, MSc (on leave of absence) Neuromuscular Diseases
Nikolai Kholodilov, MD Research Scientist Movement Disorders
Peter Kim, MD, PhD Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology; Director, Neurology Clinics Clinical Neurology
Tomoko Kitago, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Stroke
John W. Krakauer, MD Adjunct Associate Professor of Neurology Motor Control Physiology, Stroke, Stroke Recovery
William Charles Kreisl, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Aging and Dementia
Sheng-Han Kuo, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Movement Disorders
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Andrew B. Lassman, MD Associate Professor of Neurology; Director, Neuro-Oncology Neuro-Oncology
Ronald M. Lazar, PhD Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology in Neurology and Neurological Surgery; Director, Richard & Jenny Levine Cerebral Localization Laboratory Neuropsychology, Stroke, Levine Cerebral Localization Laboratory
Victoria M. Leavitt, PhD Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology Cognitive Neuroscience, Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Care & Research Center
Laura Lennihan, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology; Vice-Chair, Department of Neurology;
Director, Division of Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology
Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology
Oren Levy, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology Movement Disorders
Linda Lewis, MD Clinical Professor Emeritus of Neurology General Neurology
W. Ian Lipkin, MD John Snow Professor of Epidemiology, Neurology, Pathology and Cell Biology Molecular Epidemiology and Neurovirology
Elan D. Louis, MD, MS Professor of Neurology & Epidemiology (in the Sergievsky Center), Associate Chair for Academic Affairs and Faculty Development
Epidemiology, Movement Disorders
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Arthur Mandel, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology and Pediatrics Child Neurology
Jennifer J. Manly, PhD Associate Professor of Neurology (Sergievsky Center) Aging and Dementia
Karen S. Marder, MD, MPH Sally Kerlin Professor of Neurology (in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center, in the Taub Institute on Alzheimers Disease and the Aging Brain, and in Psychiatry) Aging and Dementia
Randolph S. Marshall, MD, MS Elisabeth K Harris Professor of Neurology; Division Head - Stroke and Cerebrovascular Division Stroke
Richard Mayeux, MD, MSc Gertrude H. Sergievsky Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Epidemiology
Chair & Neurologist-in-Chief, Department of Neurology
Director, Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center
Co-director, Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain
Aging and Dementia, Alzheimer Disease
Pietro Mazzoni, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Neurology Movement Disorders, Human Motor Performance
Danielle K. McBrian, MD Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology Child Neurology/Epilepsy
Tiffani L. McDonough, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Child Neurology
Anil Mendiratta, MD Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology Epilepsy
Hiroshi Mitsumoto, MD Wesley J. Howe Professor of Neurology; Director, Eleanor and Lou Gehrig MDA/ALS Research Center Neuromuscular Diseases, ALS
J.P. Mohr, MD, MS Daniel Sciarra Professor of Neurology Stroke
Umrao R. Monani, PhD Associate Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology (in Neurology) Pathology, Child Neurology
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Ali B. Naini, PhD, MS Director, Laboratories of Metabolic and Mitochondrial Diseases; Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology and Cell Biology Biochemical and Diagnostic Genetics
James M. Noble, MD, MS Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology; Director, Neurology Clerkship Harlem Hospital Center
Olga Noskin, MD Instructor in Clinical Neurology Stroke
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Yazmín Odia, MD, MSc Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology Neuro-Oncology
Ruth Ottman, PhD Professor of Epidemiology & Neurology
(in the Sergievsky Center)
Genetic Epidemiology, Epilepsy
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Alison M. Pack, MD Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology Epilepsy
Soojin Park, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology
Shanna K. Patterson, MD Assistant Clinical Professor EMG, Neuromuscular Disease, and General Neurology
Marykay Pavol, PhD, ABPP Assistant Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology Stroke
Timothy A. Pedley, MD Henry and Lucy G. Moses Professor of Neurology Epilepsy, General Neurology
Serge Przedborski, MD, PhD Page and William Black Professor of Neurology and Pathology & Cell Biology;
Co-Director, Center for Motor Neuron Biology and Disease
Parkinson Disease, ALS and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases
Seth Pullman, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology; Director, Clinical Motor Physiology Laboratory Human Motor Physiology, Movement Disorders, EMG
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Claire Riley, MD Assistant Professor; Director, Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Care & Research Center Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Care & Research Center
James J. Riviello Jr., MD Sergievsky Family Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics; Director, Division of Child Neurology Child Neurology
Brian Rakitin, PhD Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology Taub Institute, Neuroscience & Neurology
J. Kirk Roberts, MD Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology; Medical Director, Neurology Faculty Practice Clinical Neurology
Lewis P. Rowland, MD Professor of Neurology and Chairman Emeritus Neuromuscular Diseases, ALS
Tatjana Rundek, MD, PhD Adjunct Professor Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami
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Ralph L. Sacco, MS, MD Adjunct Professor Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami
Jacinda B. Sampson, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology; Clinical Director, Neurogenetics Program The Sergievsky Center
Nikolaos Scarmeas, MD, MS Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology (Sergievsky Center; Taub Institute) Aging and Dementia
Helen Scharfman, PhD Professor of Neuropharmacology (in Neurology and Pharmacology) Helen Hayes Hospital
Catherine Schevon, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology Epilepsy
Michael Schmidt, PhD, MSc Assistant Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology Critical Care and Hospitalist Neurology
Eric A. Schon, PhD Lewis P. Rowland Professor of Neurology and Genetics & Development Mitochondrial Diseases, Molecular Genetics
Glenn M. Seliger, MD Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology (Helen Hayes Hospital) Neurorehabilitation
Stephen Q. Shafer, MD Clinical Professor of Neurology (Harlem Hospital) Clinical Neurology
Marianna Shnayderman Yugrakh, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology
Headache & Facial Pain
Neil Shneider, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology
Neuromuscular Diseases
Reet Sidhu, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology and Pediatrics
Child Neurology
Ronald M. Silverman, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology
Private Practice
Scott A. Small, MD Boris and Rose Katz Professor of Neurology, Division of Aging and Dementia
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research Center
Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain
Aging and Dementia
Shraddha Srinivasan, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology Epilepsy
Christian Stapf, MD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology Stroke
Leonidas Stefanis, MD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology University of Athens, Greece
Yaakov Stern, PhD Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology (in the Sergievsky Center); Director, Division of Cognitive Neuroscience Cognitive Neuroscience, Aging and Dementia
David Sulzer, PhD Professor of Clinical Neurology, Pharmacology and Psychiatry Molecular Neuropharmacology and Neurodegenerative Diseases
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C. Dominique Toran-Allerand, MD Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology and Neurology Anatomy; Center for Neurobiology and Behavior
Rebecca Traub, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Neuromuscular Diseases, General Neurology
Roger D. Traub, MD Adjunct Professor of Neurology Epilepsy
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Christina M. Ulane, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology, Resident Clinic Director General Neurology
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Wendy S. Vargas, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Child Neurology
Miquel Vila, MD, PhD Adjunct Associate Professor (also Neuroscience Research Institute Vall d'Hebron University) Movement Disorders
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Carolyn L. Warner, MD Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology (Allen Pavillion) Neuromuscular Diseases, EMG, Clinical Neurology
Cheryl H. Waters, MD Albert B. and Judith L. Glickman Professor of Neurology at CUMC Parkinson Disease, Movement Disorders
Louis H. Weimer, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology; Director, EMG Laboratory Autonomic Disorders, EMG, Neuromuscular Physiology
Andrew J. Westwood, MD, MRCP(UK) Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology Sleep Disorders, General Neurology
Nancy S. Wexler, PhD Eugene Higgins Professor of Neurology & Psychiatry Huntington Disease, Genetic Neurological Diseases
Hynek Wichterle, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology, Pathology and the Center for Neurobiology & Behavior Neurobiology, Neural Stem Cells
Joshua Z. Willey, MD, MS Assistant Professor of Neurology Stroke
Olajide Williams, MD Chief of Staff of Neurology; Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology;
Director Acute Stroke Services;
Clinical Neurology, Stroke
Joseph H. Willner, MD Clinical Professor of Neurology
(Englewood Hospital)
Clinical Neurology
Melodie R. Winawer, MD, MS Associate Professor of Neurology (in the Sergievsky Center) Epilepsy, Genetic Epidemiology
Clinton B. Wright, MD, MSc Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami
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Ai Yamamoto, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology, and Pathology & Cell Biology Movement Disorders
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Iris Zhang, PhD Research Scientist Movement Disorders


 

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