Department Leadership

Department of Neurology

Hafler, David


William S. and Lois Stiles Edgerly Professor of Neurology and Professor of Immunobiology
Chair, Department of Neurology
Neurologist-in-Chief, Yale New Haven Hospital

Greer, David M

Vice Chair

Dr. Harry M. Zimmerman and Dr. Nicholas and Viola Spinelli Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neurosurgery
Vice Chairman, Department of Neurology
Director, Stroke Service
Director of Medical Studies

Baehring, Joachim M

Chief, Neuro-Oncology

Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology), of Neurology and of Neurosurgery
Clinical Program Leader, Brain Tumor Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

Herzog, Jean

Director, Finance and Administration

Hirsch, Lawrence J.

Chief, Epilepsy

Professor of Neurology
Chief, Division of Epilepsy and EEG
Co-Director, Yale Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Co-Director, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Program

Khokhar, Babar

Chief, General Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Medical Director, YMG Ambulatory Services
Director, Neurology Outpatient Clinics
Chief, Division of General Neurology
Director, MDA-ALS/Motor Neuron Disease Clinic

Louis, Elan D

Chief, Movement Disorders

Professor of Neurology and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)
Chief, Division of Movement Disorders
Professor of Neurology

Patwa, Huned S

Acting Chief, Neuromuscular Medicine

Associate Professor of Neurology
Chief, VA Neurology Service
Director, Clinical Neuroscience Clerkship
Acting Chief, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine
Co-Director, MDA Clinic

Sheth, Kevin N

Chief, Neurocritical Care

Associate Professor of Neurology and of Neurosurgery
Division Chief, Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology
Director, Neuroscience ICU
Chief, Clinical Research, Department of Neurology

Spudich, Serena

Chief, Neuro-Infectious Disease

Associate Professor of Neurology
Division Chief, Neurological Infections & Global Neurology

Pelletier, Daniel

Chief, Neuro-Immunology

Professor (Adjunct) of Neurology

Strittmatter, Stephen M

Chief, Neurodegenerative Disorders

Vincent Coates Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neurobiology
Director, Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair
Director, Memory Disorders Clinic