Department Leadership

David M Holtzman, MD

Andrew B. and Gretchen P. Jones Professor and Chairman of the Department of Neurology

Brad A Racette, MD

Robert Allan Finke Professor and Executive Vice Chairman of Neurology

David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD

Vice Chairman for Research Affairs and Donald O. Schnuck Family Professor of Neurology

Section Heads

David B Clifford, MD

Head of the Section of Neuroinfectious Diseases—Adult Neurology; the Melba and Forest Seay Professor of Clinical Neuropharmacology in Neurology

Anne H Cross, MD

Head of the Neuroimmunology (MS) Section—Adult Neurology; the Manny and Rosalyn Rosenthal - Dr. John Trotter MS Center Chair in Neuroimmunology

Gabriela de Bruin, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology, interim head of the section of general Neurology, Clinical Operations Director Division of Adult Neurology

Christina A Gurnett, MD PhD

Chief of the Division of Pediatric and Developmental Neurology; A Ernest and Jane G Stein Professor of Developmental Neurology; Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics, and Orthopaedic Surgery, and Neurologist-in-Chief at St Louis Children’s Hospital.

David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD

Vice Chairman for Research Affairs and Donald O. Schnuck Family Professor of Neurology

R. Edward Hogan, MD

Director of the Adult Epilepsy Section—Adult Neurology; Professor of Neurology

Director of the Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Epilepsy Center

Salah G. Keyrouz, MD, FAHA

Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery

Medical Director, Neurology and Neurosurgery intensive Care Unit

Jin-Moo Lee, MD, PhD

Director of the Section of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases—Adult Neurology; Professor of Neurology

Brendan Lucey, MD

Director of the Sleep Medicine Section; Professor of Neurology and of Pediatrics

Kathryn Marlow, MD

Head of the Neurohabilitation Division; Assistant Professor of Neurology

John C Morris, MD

Director of the Section of Memory & Aging—Adult Neurology; the Harvey A and Dorismae Friedman Distinguished Professor of Neurology

Dr. Morris serves as the director and principal investigator of the Charles F. and Joanne Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, the Center for Aging and the Memory and Aging Project. Other academic appointments include: Professor of Pathology and Immunology and Professor of Physical Therapy.

Joel S Perlmutter, MD

Chief of the Movement Disorders Section—Adult Neurology; Elliot Stein Family Professor of Neurology

Alan Pestronk, MD

Professor, Departments of Neurology and Pathology & Immunology

Steven E Petersen, PhD

Chief of the Neuropsychology Division; the James S. McDonnell Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience

Associate Professor of Neuroscience, of Neurological Surgery (Neuropsychology) and of Psychology

Arun S Varadhachary, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology; Head, Neurohospitalist Section