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Morgan Lippitt Prust, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

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Morgan Lippitt Prust, MD



Dr. Prust received his MD from Harvard Medical School. He completed residency training in neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham & Women's Hospital, where he served as chief resident in his final year, and completed fellowship training in neurocritical care at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

Dr. Prust is dedicated to providing the best care to patients and their families who are suffering from acute neurologic illnesses such as brain hemorrhage, stroke, seizure, and traumatic brain injury. His research interests lie at the intersection of neurology, critical care, and global health, and he is passionate about finding ways to improve outcomes from neurologic emergencies in resource-limited settings.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, Weill Cornell Medical Center (2021)
  • Chief Resident
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School (2019)
  • Residency
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School (2019)
  • Internship
    Massachusetts General Hospital (2016)
  • MD
    Harvard Medical School (2015)
  • BA
    Middlebury College, Neuroscience (2006)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology (2019)


  • University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
    Lusaka, Lusaka Province, Zambia 2017
    Global health neurology research on optimizing care for patients with neurologic emergencies and neurocritical illness in resource-limited settings

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