Department Leadership

Department of Neurology
Department of Neurology under the direction of Dr. David Hafler (Chairman) and Dr. David Greer (Vice-Chairman)
  • David A. Hafler


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

  • Lawrence Hirsch

    Chief, Epilepsy

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

  • Elan Louis

    Chief, Movement Disorders

    Professor of Neurology and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Chief, Division of Movement Disorders; Co-director, Center for Neuroepidemiology and Clinical Neurological Research

  • Antonio Omuro

    Chief, Neuro-Oncology

    Chief, Neuro-Oncology; Clinical Program Leader, Brain Tumor Program; Disease Aligned Research Team Leader, Brain Tumor Program

  • Huned Patwa

    Chief, Neuromuscular Medicine

    Professor of Neurology; Chief, VA Neurology Service; Chief, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine; Co-Director, MDA Clinic

  • Joseph Schindler

    Clinical Chief, Vascular Neurology

    Associate Professor of Neurology and of Neurosurgery; Co-Chief, Division of Vascular Neurology, Neurology; Director, Acute Stroke and TeleStroke Services; Director, Vascular Neurology Fellowship Program

  • Kevin Sheth

    Chief, Neurocritical Care & Emergency Neurology

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

  • Serena Spudich

    Chief, Neurologial Infections and Global Neurology

    Dr. Harry M. Zimmerman and Dr. Nicholas and Viola Spinelli Professor of Neurology; Division Chief, Neurological Infections & Global Neurology; Co-director, Center for Neuroepidemiology and Clinical Neurological Research

  • Stephen Strittmatter

    Chief, Neurodegenerative Disorders

    Vincent Coates Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neuroscience; Director, Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair; Director, Memory Disorders Clinic; Director, Yale Alzheimer's Disease Research Center