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Neurology Leadership

Our faculty members are leaders in the field of neurology.

Our Leadership

Steven L. Galetta, MD

Philip K. Moskowitz, MD Professor and Chair of Neurology, Department of Neurology

Laura J. Balcer, MD

Vice Chair, Department of Neurology

Andrew S. Feigin, MD

Associate Chair, NYU Langone Network and Clinical Research

Aaron S. Lord, MD

Chief, Neurology, NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn

Steven J. Frucht, MD

Associate Chair for Neurology Faculty Group Practices

Rajeev S. Motiwala

Director, Education Program

Howard W. Sander, MD

Associate Chair for Education, Department of Neurology

Harold J. Weinberg, MD, PhD

Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Neurology

Thomas M. Wisniewski, MD

Associate Chair for Research, Department of Neurology

Our Division and Center Directors

Daniel M. Torres, MD

Co-Director, Concussion Center

William B. Barr, PhD

Director of Neuropsychology

Aleksandar Beric, MD

Director, Division of Intraoperative Monitoring

Jaydeep M. Bhatt, MD

Director, Division of Global Health, Department of Neurology

Catherine Cho, MD

Director, Division of Neuro-Otology

Orrin Devinsky, MD

Chief of Service, NYU Epilepsy Service

Albert S. Favate, MD

Director, Division of Vascular Neurology

Andrew S. Feigin, MD

Executive Director, The Marlene and Paolo Fresco Institute for Parkinson and Movement Disorders

Steven J. Frucht, MD

Director, Division of Movement Disorders

Richard M. Hanson

Chief of Service, VA NY Harbor Health Care System

Horacio Kaufmann, MD

Director, Division of Autonomic Disorders

Lauren B. Krupp, MD

Director, Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Care Center

Heather A. Lau, MD

Associate Director, Division of Neurogenetics

Ariane K. Lewis, MD

Director, Division of Neurocritical Care

Aaron Nelson, MD

Director of Epilepsy, NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue

Lawrence C. Newman, MD

Director, Headache Division

Sara K. Rostanski, MD

Medical Director of Stroke, NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue

Janet C. Rucker, MD

Chief of the Division of Neuro-ophthalmology

Howard W. Sander, MD

Director, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine

Heidi Schambra, MD

Director, Division of Neuro-Epidemiology, Department of Neurology

Harold J. Weinberg, MD, PhD

Director, Division of General Neurology

John T. Wells, MD

Director, Division of Child Neurology

Thomas M. Wisniewski, MD

Director, Center for Cognitive Neurology

Our Fellowship Directors

Patricia C. Dugan, MD

Director, Epilepsy Fellowship Program

Jeffrey Farkas, MD

Director, Neuro-Interventional Fellowship, NYU Langone Hospital—Brookyn

Steven J. Frucht, MD

Director, Movement Disorders Fellowship

Deana M. Gazzola, MD

Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship Program

Adelene E. Jann, MD

Director, Headache Medicine Fellowship

Horacio Kaufmann, MD

Director, Autonomic Disorders Fellowship Program

Ilya Kister, MD

Director, Multiple Sclerosis Fellowship

Heather A. Lau, MD

Director, Neurogenetics Fellowship

Siddhartha S. Nadkarni, MD

Director, Epilepsy Research Second Year Fellowship

Janet C. Rucker, MD

Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship Program

Cen Zhang, MD

Director, Vascular Neurology Fellowship

Shengping Zou, MD

Director, Multidisciplinary Pain Medicine Fellowship

Luisa Gutierrez

Fellowship Coordinator

Our Residency Directors and Coordinators

Arielle M. Kurzweil, MD

Director, Neurology Residency Program

Robert W. Charlson, MD

Associate Director, Manhattan

Koto Ishida, MD

Associate Director, Manhattan

Nada G. Abou-Fayssal, MD

Site Director, Brooklyn

Patrick Kwon, MD

Associate Site Director, Brooklyn

Eridiz Diaz

Residency Coordinator

Christina Cronin

Program Coordinator, Neurology Clerkship Program

Psychiatry and Neurology Double Board Residency Program Leadership

Arielle M. Kurzweil, MD

Associate Director

Suzie Chin

Residency Coordinator

Child Neurology Residency Program Leadership

Eridiz Diaz

Residency Coordinator