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Uzma Usman, MBBS

Assistant Professor; Director, Yale ALS/Motor Neuron Disease Clinic, Director, ALS Association Yale, Neurology

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Uzma Usman, MBBS

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Dr. Uzma Usman is an Assistant Professor, Clinical Neurology at Yale School of Medicine. She received her medical degree from Dow University of Health Sciences and did Residency and Fellowship at Barrow Neurological Institute at St Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center. She is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Medicine and American Board of Electro-diagnostic Medicine. Her areas of interest and expertise are ALS/Motor Neuron Disease/Lou Gehrig's disease, Inflammatory myopathies and immune mediated neuropathies including CIDP and GBS. 

Education & Training

  • Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship
    Barrow Neurological Institute (2019)
  • Neuromuscular Fellowship
    Barrow Neurological Institute (2018)
  • Neurology Residency
    Barrow Neurological Institute (2017)
  • ALS Fellowship
    University of Alberta (2010)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine (2019)

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