Hamada Hamid Altalib, DO, MPH

Assistant Professor of Neurology and of Psychiatry

Departments & Organizations

Social & Behavioral Health

Middle East Studies

Epilepsy Program


Office of Student Research


Yale Medical Group


Dr. Hamid is the Co-Director of the Veteran Administration (VA) Epilepsy Center of Excellence in West Haven, CT. He has established a Neurobehavioral clinic, where he provides clinical care for veterans who suffer from emotional distress and/or behavioral problems associated with neurological conditions. His research explores psychiatric co-morbidity of neurologic disease. He is currently the primary investigator of a study examining the neurologic substrates of depression in people with epilepsy.

Education & Training

MPH New York University, Global Health (2008)
MPH New York University (2008)
DO Michigan State University (2001)
BA University of Michigan, Psychiatry (1996)
Fellowship Yale University School of Medicine
Residency New York University
Intern Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
Board Certification AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology (2009)
Board Certification AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry (2009)
Board Certification United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties, Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry (2012)

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Hamada Hamid Altalib, DO, MPH
Patient Care Locations
Yale NeurologyYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste Lower Level

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Neurology6 Devine Street
North Haven, CT 06473
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