Assistant Professor of Neurology and of Psychiatry
Dr. Altalib is the Director of the Veteran Administration (VA) Epilepsy Center of Excellence in West Haven, CT, where he oversees and provides direct care for Veterans with epilepsy throughout the greater New England region. He helped established a VA Neurobehavioral clinic, which provides clinical care for Veterans who suffer from emotional distress and/or behavioral problems associated with neurological conditions (such as traumatic brain injury, stroke, and epilepsy). At Yale University he...
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Epilepsy; Language; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Memory; Neurology; Neurosurgery; Vision, Ocular
Dr. Benjamin is a clinical neuropsychologist and Assistant Professor in the Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychology. He completed his PhD training in neuropsychology at the University of Melbourne, Australia; research fellowship training at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School Boston; and his clinical fellowship at the Semel Institute, University of California Los Angeles where he was the epilepsy fellow and Chief Fellow in neuropsychology. As a clinician he is a...
Mark Loughridge and Michele Williams Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neuroscience and of Neurosurgery
Director, Yale Clinical Neuroscience Imaging Center (CNIC)
Behavioral Research; Electrophysiology; Epilepsy; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Neurobiology; Neuroimaging; Neurology; Neurosurgery
Dr. Blumenfeld's clinical and research work focuses on epilepsy, cognition and brain imaging. He directs Yale's Clinical Neuroscience Imaging Center (CNIC), a new multi-disciplinary core facility for innovative study and treatment of brain disorders. Teaching activities include a textbook titled Neuroanatomy Through Clinical Cases, Sinauer Assoc., Publ. 2002, 2010.
Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging
Section Chief, Neuroradiology
Director for Faculty Affairs
Epilepsy; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Neoplasms by Site; Neurosurgery; Radiology; Seizures; Stroke; Vascular Malformations
Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Nervous System Diseases; Tomography Scanners, X-Ray Computed
I interpret X-ray, CT, MR, and vascular imaging studies of the brain, face, neck, and spine. I perform back, spine, and neck percutaneous procedures for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. I serve as the imaging specialist for the Yale Comprehensive Epilepsy Center and Yale Pituitary Service, as part of these multidisciplinary groups.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Chief, Division of Neuropsychology
Epilepsy; Memory; Multiple Sclerosis; Neurology
Dr. Brown has a varied and extensive background within clinical neuropsychology. This includes both pediatric and adult neuropsychology experience during his internship and fellowship. His clinical experience has included: lifespan services through Easter Seals; Learning Disorder, ADHD, and Career focused assessments for young adults at Landmark College and for other universities; and private practice with evaluations covering the lifespan and various concerns. In addition to his position at...
Chief, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
Electroencephalography; Epilepsy, Complex Partial; Epilepsy, Generalized
Robert Duckrow received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Brown University and his M.D. from the Yale University School of Medicine, followed by a Neurology residency at Yale and a research fellowship in cerebral blood flow and metabolism at the University of Miami, Florida, School of Medicine. At the Pennsylvania State University he studied cerebrovascular mechanisms during ischemia and later the care and study of patients with epilepsy. He was a founding member of the Comprehensive Epilepsy...
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and of Neuroscience
Chief, Functional Neurosurgery
Chief, Trauma Neurosurgery, YNHH
Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment; Anatomy; Diseases; Information Science
Dr. Jason Gerrard is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery specializing in Epilepsy Surgery as well as Functional Neurosurgery. He is the Chief of the Functional and Stereotactic and Neurotrauma Sections of the Yale School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery. He is a member of the Yale Comprehensive Epilepsy Program as part of the Epilepsy Surgery team. He is fellowship trained in both Functional Neurosurgery and Epilepsy Surgery. Dr. Gerrard's area of clinical interest include the...
Staff Neurointensivist, Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit
Brain Injuries; Cerebral Hemorrhage; Cerebrovascular Disorders; Critical Care; Delirium; Education; Electroencephalography; Neurosciences; Status Epilepticus; Stroke; Subarachnoid Hemorrhage; Treatment Outcome
Since 2012, Dr. Gilmore has been an Assistant Professor in the Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology at the Yale School of Medicine and a neurointensivist and critical care EEG attending at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Her academic interests include how invasive and noninvasive multimodality monitoring, in particular EEG, can be used to improve the management and ultimately outcomes of critically ill patients with and without acute brain injury. She is a recent recipient of the...