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Jerome H. Chin, MD, MPH, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Neurology

Keywords
hypertension, stroke, global health, HIV, tuberculosis
Summary

I joined the Department of Neurology as an adjunct professor in August 2015. Since 2010 I have been extensively involved in global health and international neurology. My research interests include the determinants and prevention of stroke in developing countries, the neurology of HIV/AIDS, and central nervous system tuberculosis.

I am a visiting faculty member at Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda and Muhumbili University of Health and Allied Sciences in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania where I teach neurology to medical students, interns, and residents for two months every year. Senior NYU neurology residents have the opportunity to join me and Dr. Jaydeep Bhatt during these teaching visits.

In 2012 I founded the Alliance for Stroke Awareness and Prevention Project, a student-led, volunteer initiative providing free, community-based screening and counseling for high blood pressure and diabetes in Uganda, Tanzania, India, and Nepal.

I am a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, as well as chair of the academy’s International Subcommittee, a member of the Sections Subcommittee, and past and founding chair of its Global Health Section.

I graduated from the MD–PhD program at Yale School of Medicine, and I earned my MPH at the University of California, Berkeley. I completed my medical internship and neurology residency at the University of California, San Francisco.

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Adjunct Professor, Department of Neurology

MPH from University of California at Berkeley

PhD from Yale University

MD from Yale University

Residency, University of California San Francisco, Neurology

Samudralwar, Rohini D; Goss, Adeline; Rimmer, Kathryn; Shetler, Kara; Navis, Allison; Siddiqi, Omar K; Chin, Jerome H; Thakur, Kiran T

Neurology. 2018 Apr 03; 90(14):662-665

Chin, Jerome H; Bhatt, Jaydeep M; Lloyd-Smith, Alexandra J

JAMA neurology. 2017 Apr 1; 74(4):381-382

Chin, Jerome H; Twinobuhungiro, Aska; Sandhu, Alexander; Hootsmans, Norbert; Kayima, James; Kalyesubula, Robert

Ethnicity & disease. 2017 Jan 19; 27(1):15-20

Tuberculous Radiculomyelitis Due to Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in a HIV-Infected Individual [Meeting Abstract] . Opens in a new tab

Lloyd-Smith, Alexandra; Cuylits, Maxime; Chin, Jerome

Neurology. 2016 APR 5; 86:?-?

Tuberculous radiculomyelitis due to immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in a HIV-infected individual [Meeting Abstract] . Opens in a new tab

Lloyd-Smith, A; Cuylits, M; Chin, J

Neurology. 2016; 86(16):

Chin, Jerome H

Journal of neurovirology. 2015 Aug; 21(4):464-467

Shubhakaran, Kichar Purnaram; Chin, Jerome H

Neurology. 2015 Feb 17; 84(7):758-758