Faculty

Faculty

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Karen C. Johnston, M.D., M.Sc., Department Chair
(434) 924-5323
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology & Public Health Sciences and Dept. of Neurology Chair
M.D. Degree: University of Rochester, 1991
M.Sc. Degree:
Clinical Trials and Outcomes Research; University of Virginia, 1999
Residency: Neurology, University of Rochester
Fellowship: Cerebrovascular Disease, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1996; Cerebrovascular Disease, 2005
Clinical Interests: Cerebrovascular disease
Research Interests: Acute stroke care, clinical trials, and outcomes
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Karen%20C.%20Johnston
Administrative Assistant: Jennifer Kirkham (434)243-9988

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Russell C. Bailey, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Medical College of Georgia, 2003
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy, University of Virginia,
Certifications: American Board of Psychaitry & Neurology, Neurology with
Special Qualification in Child Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology
Clinical Interests: Neurolog: Epilepsy, Pediatric Epilepsy & Pediatric Neurology
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Matthew J. Barrett, M.D., M.Sc.
(434) 243-2012
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: University of Virginia, 2005
M.Sc. Degree: Clinical Research Methods, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2012
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Movement Disorders, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
Certifications: Neurology, 2009
Clinical Interests: Parkinson’s disease, Dystonia, Huntington’s disease, Dementia, other Movement Disorders
Research Interest: Parkinson’s disease, Genetics of Movement Disorders
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Matthew%20J.%20Barrett
Administrative Assistant: Pam Bondurant (434)982-6551 or (434) 982-0170

 

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Edward H. Bertram, III, M.D.
(434) 924-5233
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: University of North Carolina, 1980
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: EEG and Evoked Potentials, University of Virginia; Experimental Epilepsy, University of Virginia
Certifications: Clinical Neurophysiology, 1987; Neurology, 1990; Clinical Neurophysiology, 1992
Clinical Interests: Epilepsy surgery; clinical neurophysiology, including long-term EEG monitoring; epilepsy and disorders of altered consciousness; refractory seizures
Research Interest: Experimental Epilepsy
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=edward%20h%20bertram
Administrative Assistant: Diane Payne (434) 924-9814

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Ted M. Burns, M.D.
(434) 982-0170
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology
Additional Duties: Associate Director, Neurology Residency Program
M.D. Degree: University of Kansas, 1994
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: Peripheral Nerve Disease, Mayo Clinic; Neuromuscular Disease & Electromyography, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1999; Clinical Neurophysiology, 2003
Clinical Interests: Neuromuscular disease, peripheral neuropathy, plexopathy, myasthenia gravis, ALS, myopathy
Research Interests: Neuromuscular disease, especially peripheral neuropathy, plexopathy, myasthenia gravis, ALS
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Ted%20M.%20Burns
Administrative Assistant: Pam Bondurant (434) 982-6551 or (434) 982-0170

 

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Gregory W. Cooper, M.D.

(434) 924-5548

Faculty Rank: Associate Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Albany Medical College, 1983
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: Epilepsy and EEG, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology 1989; Clinical Neurophysiology 1989
Clinical Interests: General Neurology, Epilepsy, Seizures, Memory Disorders, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke Prevention
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Gregory%20W.%20Cooper

Administrative Assistant: KarenMarie Smith (434) 924-5548

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Steven T. DeKosky, M.D.
(434) 982-4050
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: University of Florida College of Medicine, 1974
Residency: University of Florida
Fellowship: Neurochemistry, University of Virginia
Clinical and Research Interests: Alzheimer's Disease, Dementias, Memory Disorders
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=steven%20t.%20dekosky

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Roberto Fernandez-Romero M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.
(434) 982-5544
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Universidad Autonoma de Centro America, 1997
Residency: Neurology, University of Rochester
Certifications: Neurology
Clinical Interests: Memory Disorders
Administrative Assistant: Chantal McCain (434) 982-5544

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Erin Foff, M.D., Ph.D. (434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor
M.D. Degree: Jefferson Medical College
PhD Degree: Molecular Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Clinical Interests: Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy, Frontotemporal Dementia and Cognitive Disorders
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Erin%20Foff
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Nathan B. Fountain, M.D.
(434) 243-6281
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology
Additional Duties: Director, F.E. Dreifuss Comprehensive Epilepsy Program
M.D. Degree: University of Iowa; 1989
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: Epilepsy/EEG, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1995; Clinical Neurophysiology, 1997
Clinical Interests: Adult and Child Epilepsy
Research Interests: Experimental antiepileptic drugs, clinical neurophysiology
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=nathan%20fountain
Administrative Assistant: Diane Payne (434) 924-9814

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Kathleen L. Fuchs, Ph.D.
(434) 982-5544
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology
Additional Duties: Member of  Univ. of Virginia Human Investigations Committee
Ph.D. Degree: University of Houston, 2000
Fellowship: Neuropsychology, University of Virginia
Clinical Interests: Neuropsychology, dementia, multiple sclerosis, general cognitive disorders, psychotherapy
Research Interests: Mild Cognitive Impairment, dementia, multiple sclerosis, memory, executive functioning
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=kathleen%20l%20fuchs
Administrative Assistant: Chantal McCain (434) 982-5544

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Myla D. Goldman, M.D.
(434) 982-3936
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Rush Medical College, 1999
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: Clinical Neuroimmunology, Mellen Center, Cleveland Clinic  
Foundation
Certification: Neurology
Clinical Interests: Multiple sclerosis
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=myla%20goldman

Administrative Assistant: Brenda Roberts (434) 982-3936

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Howard P. Goodkin, M.D., Ph.D.
(434) 924-5312
Faculty Rank:
Shure Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics
Ph.D. Degree: Washington University, 1995
M.D. Degree: Washington University, 1995
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, Children's Hospital (Boston)
Fellowship: Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology, Children's Hospital (Boston)
Certifications:
Neurology with special certification in Child Neurology, 2002; Clinical Neurophysiology, 2003
Clinical Interests: Epilepsy, pediatric neurology
Research Interest
: Status epilepticus
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=howard%20p%20goodkin
Administrative Assistant: Diane Payne (434) 924-9814

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Daryl R. Gress, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, 1982
Residency: Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship: Stroke and Neurocritical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital
Certification: Neurology
Subspecialty Certification:
Neurocritical Care
Clinical Practice: Neurocritical Care
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=daryl%20r%20gress
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

 

Kelly Gwathmey, M.D.
(434)982-6551
Faculy Rankk:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2007
Residency: University of Virginia, 2011
Fellowship: Clincial Neurophysiology, Neuromuscular
Certification: Neurology
Clinical Practice:
Neuromuscular Disorders
Research Interests: Immune-mediated polyneuropathies, inclusion body myositis, nerve and muscle ultrasound
Administrative Assistant: Pam Bondurant (434)982-6551 or (434) 982-0170

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E. Clarke Haley Jr., M.D.
(434) 924-8041
Faculty Rank:
Alumni Professor of Neurology and Neurological Surgery
Additional Duties: Director, Neurovascular Laboratory; Medical Director, Stroke Center
M.D. Degree: Tulane University, 1975
Residencies: Internal Medicine and Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: Cerebrovascular Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital
Certifications: Internal Medicine, 1978; Neurology, 1985
Clinical Interests: Stroke
Research Interest
: Acute stroke intervention
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=e%20clarke%20haley
Administrative Assistant: Odessa Thomas (434) 924-2783

 

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Madaline B. Harrison, M.D.
(434) 924-5568
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology
Additional Duties: Director, Huntington's Disease Clinic
M.D. Degree: University of Miami, 1983
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Brain Metabolism, University of Miami; Neuropharmacology/ Movement Disorders, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1990
Clinical Interests: Movement disorders, general neurology
Research Interests: Neuropharmacology, neuroanatomy
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=madaline%20harrison
Administrative Assistant: Pam Bondurant (434)982-6551 or (434) 982-0170

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Kristen Heinan, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2007
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, University of Virginia
Certification: Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Clinical Interests: Pediatric Neurology
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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J. Stephen Huff, M.D.
(434) 924-5568
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Neurology
M.D. Degree: Indiana University School of Medicine, 1979
Residencies: Emergency Medicine and Neurology, University of Cincinnati
Certification: Neurology, 1988; Emergency Medicine 1986, 1996
Clinical Interest: Emergency Medicine
Research Interest: Status Epilepticus, Acute stroke, Educational technologies

 

Michael Jaffee M.D.

(434) 924-5548
MSJ8N@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu
Faculty Rank: Associate Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: University of Virginia, 1992
Residencies: San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (Neurology and Psychiatry) 1998
Certification: Neurology, Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine
Clinical Interest: Adult Psychiatry; Memory Disorders; Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury; Sleep Disorders
Research Interest: Management od concussion/traumatic brain injury; Interface of sleep disorders and neurological disease
Administrative Assistant:KarenMarie Smith (434)924-5548

 

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Laura Jansen, M.D. Ph.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1998
Residencies: Washington University School of Medicine
Fellowship: University College London
Certification: Neurology/Child Neurology
Clinical Interest: Pediatric Neurology
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Laura%20Jansen
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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David E. Jones, M.D.
(434) 982-3936
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2003
Residencies: UMass Medical School
Fellowship: Neuroimmunology, UMass Memorial Healthcare
Certification: Neurology, 2009
Clinical Interest: Multiple sclerosis
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=David%20E.%20Jones

Administrative Assistant: Brenda Roberts (434) 982-3936

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Jaideep Kapur, M.D., Ph.D.
(434) 924-5312
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: University of Delhi, India, 1985
Ph.D. Degree: University of Virginia, 1988
Residency: Neurology, Medical College of Virginia
Fellowship: Clinical neurophysiology/Epilepsy, University of Michigan
Certifications: Neurology, 1994; Clinical Neurophysiology, 1996
Clinical Interest: Treatment of epilepsy
Research Interests: Pathophysiology of status epilepticus and epilepsy
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=jaideep%20kapur
Administrative Assistant: Diane Payne (434) 924-9814

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Jennifer E. Langer, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: University of Rochester, 2005
Residency:
Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship:
Neurophysiology/Epilepsy, University of Virginia
Certification:
Neurology, 2009; Clinical Neurophysiology, 2011
Clinical Interests:
Adult and Adolescent Epilepsy
Research Interests: Epilepsy, Epilepsy in Adolescence, Status Epilepticus 
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=jennifer%20langer
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Kenneth V. Leone, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Vanderbilt University, 1992
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: EMG/Neuromuscular Disease, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1997; Clinical Neurophysiology, 1999
Clinical Interests: General Neurology, Headache, EMG, Neuromuscular Disorders
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=leone%20kv
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Ivan S. Login, M.D.
(434) 924-5535
Faculty Rank:
Harrison Distinguished Teaching Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Cornell University, 1971
Residencies: Internal Medicine, Pennsylvania State University; Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: Research Fellow in Neuroendocrinology, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1978
Clinical Interest: Clinical neurology
Research Interests: Headache, migraine
Publicationshttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=ivan%20s%20login
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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(434) 982-1012
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Neurology and Nursing
Additional Duties: Director, Neuropsychology Laboratory; Co-Director, Memory Disorders Clinic
Ph.D. Degree: University of Texas, 1990
Residency: Clinical Psychology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Virginia; Clinical Neuropsychology; Geriatric Neuropsychiatry, University of Virginia
Clinical Interests: Neuropsychology, clinical psychology, dementia, depression
Research Interests: Disorders of memory and cognition, dementia
Publicationshttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=carol%20a%20manning

Administrative Assistant: Chantal McCain (434) 982-5544

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Barnett R. Nathan, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Hahnemann University, 1992
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Neurologic Intensive Care / Infectious Disease, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1997
Clinical Interests: Neurological & neurosurgical critical care, infections of the nervous system, stroke
Research Interests: Experimental meningitis & brain abscess, the role of substance P & nitric oxide on microglia in CNS inflammation
Publicationshttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=barnett%20nathan
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Lawrence H. Phillips II, M.D.
(434) 924-5361
Faculty Rank:
T.R. Johns Professor and Vice-Chair of Neurology
Additional Duties: Director, Electromyography Laboratory; Director, Neuromuscular Section
M.D. Degree: West Virginia University, 1974
Residency: Neurology, Mayo Clinic
Fellowship: Neurophysiology, Mayo Clinic
Certifications: Neurology, 1983; Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 1989; Clinical Neurophysiology, 1992
Clinical Interests: Neuromuscular diseases, electromyography
Research Interests: Neuromuscular diseases, especially myasthenia gravis and ALS, neuroepidemiology
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=lawrence%20H%20phillips
Administrative Assistant: Diane Payne (434) 924-9814

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Benjamin Purow, M.D.
(434) 982-4415
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology
M.D. Degree: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1996
Residency:
Pediatrics, Children's National Medical Center
Fellowships:
Neuro-oncology, National Institutes of Health Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, National Institutes of Health
Certifications:
Pediatrics; Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Research Interests: Brain tumor biology and therapies, microRNAs, and novel cancer therapeutics
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=benjamin%20purow

Administrative Assistant: Bruce Leffler (434) 924-4415

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Mark S. Quigg, M.D.
(434) 243-2672
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology
Additional Duties: Director, EEG/Intensive Monitoring/Evoked Potential Laboratories; Faculty, NSF Center for Biological Timing
M.D. Degree: University of Virginia, 1990
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowship: EEG/Epilepsy, University of Virginia
Certifications: Neurology, 1995; clinical Neurophysiology, 1996
Clinical Interests: Adult and Child Epilepsy, clinical electroencephalography
Research Interests: Epilepsy surgery, chronobiology of epilepsy
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=mark%20quigg
Administrative Assistant: Diane Payne (434) 924-9814

RamirezD Denia Ramirez-Monteleagre, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.
(434) 982-5544
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Ph.D. Degree:
University of Rochester, 2006
M.P.H. Degree: University of Rochester, 2001
M.D. Degree: Universidad Autonoma de Centro America, 1995
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, University of Rochester
Clinical Interests: Neurology:, Pediatric Neurology, Neurogenetics
Research Interests: Neurogenetics and neurodegenerative diseases of childhood with special focus on Juvenile Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis (Batten Disease)  
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Denia%20Ramirez-Monteleagre

Administrative Assistant: Chantal McCain (434) 982-5544

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Robert S. Rust, Jr., M.D.
(434) 924-5538
Faculty Rank:
Thomas E. Worrall, Jr. Professor in Epileptology and Neurology, and Professor of Pediatrics
M.D. Degree: University of Virginia, 1981
Residencies: Pediatrics, Yale University; Neurology, Washington University
Fellowship: Neurochemistry, Neonatal Neurology, and Brain Metabolism, Washington University
Certifications: Pediatrics, 1988; Neurology/Child Neurology, 1988
Clinical Interests: epilepsy, headache, neonatal neurology, degenerative disorders
Research Interests: epilepsy, headache, neonatal neurology, degenerative disorders, clinical pharmacology
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=robert%20s%20rust
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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David Schiff, M.D.
(434) 982-4415
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Internal Medicine (Hematology/Oncology)
M.D. Degree: Harvard Medical School, 1988
Residency:
Neurology, Harvard-Longwood
Fellowships: Neuro-Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Neuro-Oncology, Mayo Clinic
Certifications:
Neurology, 1994
Clinical Interest: Neuro-Oncology
Research Interests
: Brain tumor clinical trials, brain tumor epidemiology
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=david%20schiff

Administrative Assistant: Buce Leffler (434) 982-4415

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Binit B. Shah, M.D.
(434) 243-2012
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2005
Residency: Neurology, Northwestern University, 2009
Fellowship: Movement Disorders, Toronto Western Hospital, 2011
Certification: Neurology, 2009
Clinical Interests: Parkinson’s disease, deep brain stimulation, dystonia, tremor, atypical parkinsonian disorders, chemodenervation
Research Interests: Novel programming paradigms and targets for deep brain stimulation, focused ultrasound for tremor
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=binit%20shah
Administrative Assistant: Pam Bondurant (434)982-6551 or (434) 982-0170

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Nina J. Solenski, M.D.
(434) 924-1182
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor in Neurology
M.D. Degree: Jefferson Medical College, 1989
Residency: Neurology, University Of Virginia
Fellowship: Cerebrovascular Disease, University Of Virginia
Certification:
Neurology, 2001
Clinical Interest: Cerebrovascular disease
Research Interests: Mechanisms of transient cerebral ischemia, reperfusion injury, mitochondria
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=nina%20solenski
Administrative Assistant: Odessa Thomas (434) 924-2783

 

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Guillermo Solorzano, M.D.
(434) 982-0170
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: University of Virginia, 2004
Residency: Neurology, University Of California; Neurophysiology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurohospitalist, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology
Languages:
Spanish
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=guillermo%20solorzano
Administrative Assistant: Pam Bondurant (434)982-6551 or (434) 982-0170

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Andrew M. Southerland, M.D.
(434) 924-2783
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, 2006
Additional Duties: Director, Neurology Residency Program
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Vascular Neurology, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology
Clinical Interest:
Stroke
Research Interests: Cervical artery dissection, stroke epidemiology/genetics 
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=southerland%20am
Administrative Assistant: Odessa Thomas (434) 924-2783

 

Scott Sperling, M.A., Psy.D.
(434) 982-5544
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Psy.D. Degree: The Wright Institute, 2011
Fellowship: University of Virginia
Clincial Practice: Memory Disorders; Movement Disorders; Multiple Sclerosis; Neuropsychology; Therapy; Parkinson's Disease; Stroke
Research Interests: Parkinson's Disease; Movement Disorders; Memory and Cognative Disorders
Administrative Assistant: Chantal McCain (434) 982-5544

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G. Frederick Wooten, M.D.
(434) 924-8369
Faculty Rank:
Professor of Neurology 
Additional Duties: Director, Movement Disorders Center
M.D. Degree: Cornell University, 1970
Residency: Neurology, Cornell University
Fellowship: Pharmacology, National Institutes of Mental Health
Certification: Neurology, 1977
Clinical Interests: Movement disorders, Parkinson's disease, dystonia, tremor
Research Interests : Neuropharmacology of dopamine: etiology of PD
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=frederick%20wooten
Administrative Assistant: Pam Bondurant (434)982-6551 or (434) 982-0170

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Bradford B. Worrall, M.D., M.Sc.
(434) 924-2783
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Neurology and Public Health Evaluation Sciences
Additional Duties:
Director, Vascular Neurology Fellowship; Associate Medical Director, Stroke Service
M.D. Degree: Emory University, 1993
M.Sc. Degree: Health Evaluation Sciences, Epidemiology; University of Virginia, 2001
Residency: Neurology, Columbia University
Fellowship: Cerebrovascular Neurology, University of Virginia
Certification: Neurology, 1998; Vascular Neurology, 2005
Clinical Interests: Cerebrovascular disease, ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, CADASIL and other genetic stroke syndromes
Research Interests: Genetics, inflammation in stroke and other neurological diseases, ethical and methodological issues in genetic research
Publications:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=bradford%20worrall

Administrative Assistant: Odessa Thomas (434) 924-2783

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Howard P. Goodkin, MD, PhD, Division Head.
(434) 924-5312
Faculty Rank:
Shure Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics
Ph.D. Degree: Washington University, 1995
M.D. Degree: Washington University, 1995
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, Children's Hospital (Boston)
Fellowship: Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology, Children's Hospital (Boston)
Certifications:
Neurology with special certification in Child Neurology, 2002; Clinical Neurophysiology, 2003
Clinical Interests: Epilepsy, pediatric neurology
Research Interest
: Status epilepticus
Administrative Assistant: Diane Payne (434) 924-9814

Russell C. Bailey, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Medical College of Georgia, 2003
Residency: Neurology, University of Virginia
Fellowships: Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy, University of Virginia,
Certifications: American Board oif Psychaitry & Neurology, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology
Clinical Interests: Neurolog: Epilepsy, Pediatric Epilepsy & Pediatric Neurology
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

 

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Kristen Heinan, M.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2007
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, University of Virginia
Certification: Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Clinical Interests: Pediatric Neurology
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Laura Jansen, M.D. Ph.D.
(434) 924-8371
Faculty Rank: Associate Professor of Neurology
M.D. Degree: Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1998
Residencies: Washington University School of Medicine
Fellowship: University College London
Certification: Neurology/Child Neurology
Clinical Interest: Pediatric Neurology
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Robert S. Rust, Jr., M.A., M.D.
(434) 924-5538
Faculty Rank: Thomas E. Worrall, Jr. Professor in Epileptology and Neurology, and Professor of Pediatrics
M.D. Degree: University of Virginia, 1981
Residencies: Pediatrics, Yale University; Neurology, Washington University
Fellowship: Neurochemistry, Neonatal Neurology, and Brain Metabolism, Washington University
Certifications: Pediatrics, 1988; Neurology/Child Neurology, 1988
Clinical Interests: epilepsy, headache, neonatal neurology, degenerative disorders
Research Interests: Epilepsy, headache, neonatal neurology, degenerative disorders, clinical pharmacology
Administrative Assistant: Pam Buck (434)924-8371

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Benjamin Purow, M.D.
(434) 982-4415
Faculty Rank:
Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology
M.D. Degree: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1996
Residency:
Pediatrics, Children's National Medical Center
Fellowships:
Neuro-oncology, National Institutes of Health Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, National Institutes of Health
Certifications:
Pediatrics; Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Administrative Assistant: Bruce Leffler (434) 924-4415

RamirezD Denia Ramirez-Monteleagre, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.
(434) 982-5544
Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Ph.D. Degree:
University of Rochester, 2006
M.P.H. Degree: University of Rochester, 2001
M.D. Degree: Universidad Autonoma de Centro America, 1995
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, University of Rochester
Clinical Interests: Neurology:, Pediatric Neurology, Neurogenetics
Research Interests: Neurogenetics and neurodegenerative diseases of childhood with special focus on Juvenile Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis (Batten Disease)  
Publications: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=Denia%20Ramirez-Monteleagre

Administrative Assistant: Chantal McCain (434) 982-5544