Anne Williamson PhD

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Neurosurgery

Departments & Organizations

Neurosurgery: Williamson Lab


Dr. Williamson is an associate professor in the department of neurosurgery and has primarily worked on the physiological and metabolic changes associated with epileptic tissue from patients as well as in animal models. As such, she works closely with members of the interdepartmental Yale Epilepsy Center. Dr. Williamson is a sitting member of an NIH study section and is active in the American Epilepsy Society. She has been an invited speaker to a number of international meetings.


  • Ph.D., University of Maryland , 1988

Selected Publication

  • Telfeian, A.E., Federoff, H, Leone, P, During, M.J. and Williamson, A. 2000. Overexpression of GluR6 in rat hippocampus produces seizures and spontaneous non-synaptic bursting in vitro. Neurobiol. of Disease. 7:362-374.