David Pitt, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Departments & Organizations

Neurology: Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology

Office of Student Research

Stem Cell Center, Yale

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Dr. Pitt is an Assistant Professor of Neurology. He sees patients at the Yale University Multiple Sclerosis Center 11/2 days per week.

He is a native of Germany and graduated from the University of Marburg, Germany. He received postdoctoral research training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York where he also completed a neurology residency and served as chief resident. He subsequently completed a three-year fellowship in neuroimmunology at Washington University in St. Louis. Before joining Yale University in 2012, he was a faculty at The Ohio State University.

His laboratory research focuses on neurodegenerative mechanisms in MS. In his projects he uses multiple approaches including iPSC-derived, patient-specific neuronal cultures, advanced histopathological analysis of brain tissue and ultra-highfield MR imaging of MS patients.

Education & Training

MD Philipps-Universitat Marburg, Germany (1995)
Fellowship Washington University - St. Louis
Residency Montefiore Medical Center
Internship Montefiore Medical Center
Board Certification AB of Psychiatry & Neurology (2007)

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Contact Info

David Pitt, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale MS Center6 Devine Street, Ste Suite 2B
North Haven, CT 06473
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
Temple Medical Center
40 Temple Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
300 George Street, Ste 353 I
New Haven, CT 06511
Mailing Address
Yale NeurologyPO Box 208018
New Haven, CT 06520-8018

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