Positions

Professor
Neurology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, and Medical Ethics & Health Policy
Baylor College of Medicine
Associate Dean of Student Affairs
School of Medicine
Office of Student Affairs
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Chief of Neurology
Neurology
Ben Taub Hospital
Houston, Texas, United States
Director
Neurology
Alzheimer's Disease & Memory Disorders Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Vice-Chair for Education
Department of Neurology
Baylor College of Medicine
Director
Neurology
Comprehensive Stroke Center
Ben Taub Hospital
Houston, Texas, United States

Education

Clinical Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry
Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
Neurology
Internship at Baylor College of Medicine
Internal Medicine
JD from Columbia University School of Law
MD from Baylor College of Medicine
BA from Amherst College
Russian

Certifications

Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry
United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties

Honors & Awards

2012 Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Educational Leadership
2010 Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching and Evaluation
Member of the Academy of Distinguished Educators
This award recognizes the educational scholarship of faculty members involved in all of the educational missions of Baylor College of Medicine.
2016 Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching & Evaluation
Rising Star Award
Alpha Omega Alpha

Professional Interests

  • Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry
  • Neuro-HIV
  • Neurohospitalist
  • Vascular Neurology
  • Medical Education
  • Alzheimer's Disease

Selected Publications