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David Y Hwang

MD, FAAN(Neurology), FCCM, FNCS
Associate Professor of Neurology; Staff Neurointensivist, Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit

Contact Information

David Y Hwang, MD, FAAN(Neurology), FCCM, FNCS

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Neurology

    Yale School of Medicine, P.O. Box 208018

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8018

    United States

David Y Hwang
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Appointments

Biography

Dr. Hwang has been in the Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology at the Yale School of Medicine and a neurointensivist at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut since 2012. His academic interests include how clinicians prognosticate outcome for intracerebral hemorrhage patients and how surrogate decision making in Neuro ICUs can be improved. He is a past recipient of the American Brain Foundation Practice Research Training Fellowship, the Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) Research Training Fellowship, the Robert G. Siekert New Investigator Award at the International Stroke Conference, the First-Place Patient and Family Support Abstract Award at the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) Critical Care Congress, and an Outstanding Oral Presentation Award at the NCS Research Conference. He is the Chair of the American Academy of Neurology Critical Care and Emergency Neurology Section, a member of the NCS Board of Directors, and Chair of the SCCM Patient and Family Support Committee.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Harvard Medical School (2006)
  • BS
    Emory University (2001)
  • Clinical and Research Fellow
    Massachusetts General Hospital / Brigham and Women's Hospital / Harvard Medical School
  • Chief Resident
    Massachusetts General Hospital / Brigham and Women's Hospital / Harvard Medical School
  • Resident
    Massachusetts General Hospital / Brigham and Women's Hospital / Harvard Medical School
  • Intern
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Board Certification
    AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology (2010)
  • Board Certification
    United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties, Neurocritical Care (2013)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Yale-New Haven Hospital Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit Recognized With National Family-Centered Care AwardSociety of Critical Care Medicine2017

Professional Service

OrganizationDate
American Neurological Association2014 - Present
American Stroke Association2012 - Present
Society of Critical Care Medicine2012 - Present
Neurocritical Care Society2011 - Present
American Academy of Neurology2007 - Present

Departments & Organizations