Steven L. Lewis, MD, FAAN
Associate Chair, Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Lewis has received personal compensation from the American Academy of Neurology for serving as Editor-in-Chief of
Continuum: Lifelong Learning in
Neurology, as section co-editor for continuing medical education for
Neurology, and as associate editor for
Continuum Audio. Dr Lewis has received royalty payments from Wolters Kluwer for the books
Field Guide to the Neurologic Examination and
Neurology for the Non-Neurologist and from Wiley-Blackwell for the book
Neurological Disorders Due to Systemic Disease.
Charles Zollinger, MD
Adult Neurologist, NeuroCare Center Inc, Canton, Ohio; Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy, Rootstown, Ohio
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Zollinger performs cognitive assessments on a trial sponsored by Merck & Co, Inc. He is a partner at NeuroCare Center, Inc, which collaborates with Ohio Clinical Research Partners to participate in other clinical trials.
Associate Editor of Ethics and Medicolegal Issues
Joseph S. Kass, MD, JD, FAAN
Associate Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Medical Ethics; Director, Neurology Residency Program; Chief of Neurology Service, Ben Taub General Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Kass has received personal compensation for expert testimony in legal cases involving personal injury, defamation, and malpractice.
Associate Editor of Practice
Anna D. Hohler, MD, FAAN
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Boston University Medical Campus, Boston, Massachusetts
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Hohler reports no disclosure.
Associate Editor of Coding
Laura B. Powers, MD, FAAN
Retired from private practice
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Powers serves as an ICD-10-CM advisor for the Coding Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Medical Economics and Management Committee. She receives honoraria from the AAN and state medical societies for speaking engagements, and serves as an associate editor for
Neurology: Clinical Practice.
Associate Editor of Child Neurology
Jonathan W. Mink, MD, PhD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology, Neurobiology and Anatomy, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and Pediatrics; Chief, Division of Child Neurology; Vice Chair, Department of Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Mink has received personal compensation for activities with Edison Pharmaceuticals, Inc, and serves as an associate editor for
Associate Editor of Neuroimaging
Laszlo Mechtler, MD, FAAN
Professor, Chief, Department of Neuro-oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York; Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York; Vice President, Director, Brain Tumor Center, Director, Headache Clinic, Dent Neurologic Institute, Amherst, New York
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Mechtler has received personal compensation for activities with Allergan, Inc; Depomed, Inc; and Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc, and research support from Celldex Therapeutics; Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Center; GlaxoSmithKline; Pharmanet Group Ltd; and Questcor Pharmaceutials, Inc.
Associate Editor of Self-Assessment and CME
Joseph E. Safdieh, MD, FAAN
Vice Chairman for Education and Associate Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Safdieh reports no disclosure.
Continuum Audio Editor
Aaron E. Miller, MD, FAAN
Medical Director, Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for Multiple Sclerosis; Professor of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York
Relationship Disclosure: Dr. Miller received personal compensation for consulting and/or speaking engagements from Accordant, Acorda Therapeutics, Biogen Idec, Genzyme/Sanofi-Aventis, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck Serono, Novartis, Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc, Roche, and Teva Neuroscience. He receives personal compensation from the American Academy of Neurology for serving as editor of
Continuum Audio, and research support for participation in clinical trials from Acorda Therapeutics, Biogen Idec, Genentech, Genzyme/Sanofi-Aventis, Novartis, Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc, and Roche.
Marketa Marvanova, PharmD, PhD, CGP, BCPP
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Chicago State University College of Pharmacy, Chicago, Illinois
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Marvanova reports no disclosure.
Hannah R. Briemberg, MD, FRCPC
Director, Neurology Residency Program, Clinical Assistant Professor, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Briemberg serves as a consultant for Novartis.
Cynthia L. Comella, MD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Comella receives personal compensation/honoraria for services as a consultant or an advisory committee member from Acadia Pharmaceuticals; Allergan, Inc; Impax Pharmaceuticals; Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc; Medtronic Inc; Merz Pharmaceuticals; Teva Neuroscience; and US World Meds. She receives royalties from Cambridge University Press, Humana Press, and Wolters Kluwer. Dr Comella serves on the editorial boards of
Clinical Neuropharmacology, Sleep Medicine, and
Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology, and receives research support from Allergan, Inc; Dystonia Medical Research Foundation; Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc; Merz Pharmaceutical; the National Institutes of Health R01NS074343, U54NS065701; and the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation.
Katie Grouse, MD
Instructor, General Neurology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Grouse reports no disclosure.
Carlayne E. Jackson, MD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology and Otolaryngology, Assistant Dean for Ambulatory Services, Chief Medical Officer, UT Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Jackson serves as a consultant for GLG and Guidepoint Global.
Shannon M. Kilgore, MD, FAAN
Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford University, Stanford, California; Assistant Chief of Neurology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California
Relationship Disclosure: Dr. Kilgore reports no disclosure.
Kerry H. Levin, MD, FAAN
Chairman, Department of Neurology; Director, Neuromuscular Center; Professor of Medicine (Neurology), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
Relationship Disclosure: Dr. Levin serves on the board of directors of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and has received royalties from UptoDate, Inc, and Elsevier.
Alejandro A. Rabinstein, MD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Rabinstein has received royalty payments from Elsevier and Oxford University Press and research support from DJO Global.
A. Gordon Smith, MD, FAAN
Professor and Vice Chair of Research, and Chief, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Smith serves as a consultant for Allergan, Inc; CSL Behring; and Grifols. Dr Smith has received personal compensation from the American Academy of Neurology for serving as an editor of NeuroLearn, and has served as an expert witness on cases involving peripheral nerve disorders. Dr Smith receives research support from the American Diabetes Association and the National Institutes of Health.
Erik K. St. Louis, MD, FAAN
Head, Section of Sleep Neurology; Consultant, Departments of Neurology and Medicine; Associate Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota
Relationship Disclosure: Dr St. Louis serves as a member of the Adverse Events Adjudication Committee of Inspire, Inc, and receives research support from Mayo Clinic and Foundation and the National Institutes of Health.
Allison L. Weathers, MD, FAAN
Associate Chief Medical Information Officer and Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Relationship Disclosure: Dr Weathers has received honoraria for grand rounds and lectures from the Los Angeles Neurological Society, the North Carolina Neurological Society, and the Wake Forest Neurology Department. Dr Weathers receives travel reimbursement for participation on American Academy of Neurology (AAN) committees, has received honoraria for presenting at the AAN Annual Meeting, and for serving on the
Continuum: Test Your Knowledge workgroup.