Department Leadership

David M Holtzman, MD

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

Brad A Racette, MD

Executive Vice Chairman and Professor

David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD

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

Section Heads

Sylvia Awadalla, MD

Director of the General Neurology Section—Adult Neurology: Professor of Neurology

 

Gabriela de Bruin, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology; Clinical Operations Director Division of Adult Neurology

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

 

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

 

Jin-Moo Lee, MD, PhD

Director of the Section of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases—Adult Neurology; Professor of Neurology and Interim Head of the Neurocritical Care secrtion

Brendan P Lucey, MD

Director of the Sleep Medicine Section; 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.

 

Bradley L Schlaggar, 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, Psychiatry, Radiology, and Neurobiology, and Neurologist-in-Chief at St. Louis Children's Hospital

 

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

Assistant Professor of Neurology; Head, Neurohospitalist Section

Oksana Volshteyn, MD

Head of the Neurohabilitation Division; Professor of Neurology and of Medicine