Leadership Team

Elan Louis

Elan Louis, M.D., M.S.
Professor
Chair

Benjamin Greenberg

Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., M.H.S..
Professor
Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research

Christiana Hall

Christiana Hall, M.D.
Professor
Chief of Service for Neurology, Parkland Hospital

Brendan Kelley

Brendan Kelley, M.D.,
Professor
Vice Chair for Clinical Operations

Shaida Khan

Shaida Khan, D.O.
Assistant Professor
Medical Director of Neurology, Parkland Hospital

Lauren Phillips

Lauren Phillips, M.D.
Associate Professor
Neurology Residency Program Director

Vikram Shakkottai, M.D., Ph.D.

Vikram Shakkottai, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Vice Chair for Basic Research

Olaf Stuve

Olaf Stuve, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Chief of Dallas VA Neurology

Jaya Trivedi

Jaya Trivedi, M.D.
Professor
Medical Director of Ambulatory Neurology, UTSW Medical Center

Steven Vernino

Steven Vernino, M.D.,Ph.D.
Professor
Vice-Chair for Education and Faculty Affairs


Section Heads

Aiyagari Venkatesh, M.D.

Venkatesh Aiyagari, M.D.
Professor
Division Chief, Neurocritical Care

Gregory Carter, M.D., Ph.D.

Gregory Carter, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Section Head, Sleep Medicine

Richard Dewey, M.D.

Richard Dewey, M.D.
Professor
Section Head, Movement Disorders

Jeffrey Elliott

Jeffrey Elliott, M.D.
Professor
Section Head, Neuromuscular Disorders

Benjamin Greenberg

Benjamin Greenberg, M.D.
Professor
Section Head, Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology

Ryan Hays

Ryan Hays, M.D.
Associate Professor
Section Head, Epilepsy

Mark Johnson

Mark Johnson, M.D.
Professor
Section Head, Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases

Alison Leston

Alison Leston, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Section Head, General Neurology

Berge Minassian

Berge Minassian, M.D.
Professor
Division Chief, Pediatric Neurology

Edward Pan

Edward Pan, M.D.
Associate Professor
Section Head, Neuro-Oncology

Roger Rosenberg

Roger Rosenberg, M.D.
Professor
Section Head, Cognitive and Memory Disorders

Amber Salter, Ph.D.

Amber Salter, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Section Head,
Statistical Planning and Analysis

Steven Vernino, M.D., Ph.D.

Steven Vernino, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Section Head, Autonomic Disorders


Administrative Leadership

Michael Nicholaou

Michael Nicholaou, BSEE, ME, MBA
Administrative Lead
Michael.Nicholaou@UTSouthwestern.EDU

Laura Campbell

Laura Campbell
Supervisor of Educational Programs
Laura.Campbell@UTSouthwestern.edu

Debra Clamp

Debra Clamp, BS
Clinical Practice Manager,
James W. Aston Ambulatory Care Center

Debra.Clamp@UTSouthwestern.edu

William Goodrich

William Goodrich, MBA
Assistant Director, Department Finance
William.Goodrich@UTSouthwestern.edu

Cindy Olson

Cindy Olson
Faculty Coordinator
Cindy.Olson@UTSouthwestern.edu

Pepper Wedgewood

Pepper Wedgewood, MBA
Administrative Manager
HR, Faculty Affairs, Administrative Support
Pepper.wedgewood@utsouthwestern.edu