Education and Training

Education and Training

1983 – 1985 Fellowship in Behavioral Neurology, Boston University Medical School and Boston Veterans Administration Medical Center, Boston, MA
1980 – 1983 Residency in Neurology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Winter 1982 Residency elective in clinical neurological research, National Institute of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
1978 – 1979 Internship, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
1974 – 1978 M.D. Degree, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Autumn 1977 Epidemiology Externship, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA
1970 – 1974 B.A. Degree, Washington University, St. Louis, MO 

  • Recipient of the Mylonas Scholarship. Awarded by Washington University to four incoming freshmen who have an outstanding record, the scholarship covers tuition plus a stipend for all four undergraduate years.
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Magna cum laude
1972 – 1973 Junior Year Abroad Program, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel