Hamada Hamid Altalib, DO, MPH

Assistant Professor of Neurology and of Psychiatry

Departments & Organizations

Neurology: Epilepsy & Seizures | Pediatric Epilepsy Program


Center for Medical Informatics

Center for Neuroepidemiology and Clinical Neurological Research

Pediatric Epilepsy Program

Yale Medicine

Global Health Studies

MacMillan Center: Middle East Studies


Dr. Altalib is the Co-Director of the Veteran Administration (VA) Epilepsy Center of Excellence in West Haven, CT. He helped established a Neurobehavioral clinic, where he provides clinical care for veterans who suffer from emotional distress and/or behavioral problems associated with neurological conditions. His research explores psychiatric co-morbidity of neurologic disease. He is currently the primary investigator of a studies examining the neurologic substrates of depression in people with epilepsy; the burden of psychogenic non-epileptic seizures in the Veteran population; and measuring coordination of health care using social network analysis methods.

Education & Training

MPH New York University, Global Health (2008)
MPH New York University (2008)
DO Michigan State University (2001)
BA University of Michigan, Psychiatry (1996)
Fellowship Yale University School of Medicine
Residency New York University
Intern Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
Board Certification AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry (2009)
Board Certification AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology (2009)
Board Certification United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties, Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry (2012)

Honors & Recognition

  • FellowAmerican Epilepsy Society (2017)

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Hamada Hamid Altalib, DO, MPH
Patient Care Locations
Yale NeurologyYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste Lower Level

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Neurology6 Devine Street
North Haven, CT 06473
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