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Assistant Professor, Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology

Specialty Areas: Adult Neurology, Vascular Neurology, Neurosonology, Medical Education

Chronology: MBBCh: University of the Witwatersrand, 1989; Intern: St Elizabeth’s Medical Center of Boston, 1995; Resident: Boston City Hospital/Combined TUFTS Program, 1996-1998; Stroke Fellowship: Lahey Clinic, 1999; Attending Neurologist: Lahey Clinic, 2000; Neurologist: Neurology Consultants of the Carolinas, PA, 2001; Assistant Professor: University of North Carolina, 2002-present.

Research and/or Clinical Interests: Current interests include Medical Education, delivery of neurology care in outpatient setting including stroke and migraine prevention.

Personal Statement: I practice compassionate, yet evidence based neurology with a focus on patient centered care, medical education and a focus on general neurology.

Selected Bibliography:
Fan Z, Greenwood R, Felix AC, Shiloh-Malawsky Y, Tennison M, Roche M, Crooks K, Weck K, Wilhelmsen K, Berg J, Evans J. GCH1 heterozygous mutation identified by whole-exome sequencing as a treatable condition in a patient presenting with progressive spastic paraplegia. J Neurol. 2014 Mar;261(3):622-4.

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Recognitions and Honors:
2018-2022, UNC SOM Medical Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professorship
2014, The Hyman L. Battle Distinguished Excellence in Teaching Award in the Clinical Sciences
2011, Clinical Preceptor Excellence in Teaching Award– UNC Hospitals

  • Phone Number

    984-974-4462 (Appointments)

  • Address

    100 Eastowne Drive, 6th Floor

    Chapel Hill, NC 27514