Editorial Board

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Steven L. Lewis, MD, FAAN

Editor-in-Chief

Timothy M. Breidegam Chair and Chief of Neurology, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Lewis has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000 to $49,999 for serving as an officer or member of the board of directors for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and in the range of $50,000 to $99,999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for the American Academy of Neurology. Dr Lewis has received publishing royalties from publications relating to health care. Dr. Lewis has a non-compensated relationship as an Acting Secretary General and Elected Trustee with World Federation of Neurology that is relevant to American Academy of Neurology interests or activities.

Joseph E. Safdieh, MD, FAAN

Associate Editor and Associate Editor of Self-Assessment and CME

Gertude Feil Associate Dean of Curricular Affairs, Vice Chair of Education, Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Safdieh has received personal compensation in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as an expert witness for Dughi, Hewit & Domalewski, PC and in the range of $50,000 to $99,999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for the American Academy of Neurology. Dr Safdieh has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.

Joseph S. Kass, MD, JD, FAAN

Associate Editor of Medicolegal Issues

Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry and Medical Ethics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

 

Dr Kass has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as a consultant for Eisai Co, Ltd and in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for the American Academy of Neurology and Elsevier. Dr Kass has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.

Bruce H. Cohen, MD, FAAN

Associate Editor of Practice Issues

Director, NeuroDevelopmental Science Center; Professor of Pediatrics, Northeast Ohio Medical University; Director, Brain, Muscle, and Mitochondrial Research Program, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Akron, OH

 

Dr Cohen has received personal compensation in the range of $0 to $499 for serving as a consultant for CoA Therapeutics/BridgeBio and Neuroene Therapeutics and in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as a consultant for Abliva AB/NeuroVive, Astellas Pharma Inc, Modis/Zogenix, and Reneo Pharmaceuticals, Inc and on a speakers bureau for Stealth BioTherapeutics. Dr Cohen has received research support from Stealth Biotherapeutics. Dr Cohen has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care and has a noncompensated relationship as an officer with the Child Neurology Society that is relevant to American Academy of Neurology interests or activities. The institution of Dr Cohen has received research support from Astellas Pharma Inc/Mitobridge Inc, BioElectron Technologies/PTC Therapeutics, and Stealth BioTherapeutics.

Shafali Jeste, MD, FAAN

Associate Editor of Child Neurology

Associate Professor in Psychiatry, Neurology, and Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Jeste has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving on a scientific advisory or data safety monitoring board for Roche Pharmaceuticals and for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for the AAN's Continuum. Dr Jeste has received personal compensation in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as a consultant for F. Hoffman-La Roche Ltd. The institution of Dr Jeste has received research support from the Department of Defense, Dup15q Alliance, and the National Institutes of Health.

Joshua P. Klein, MD, PhD, FANA, FAAN

Associate Editor of Neuroimaging

Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs; Chief, Division of Hospital Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Associate Professor of Neurology and Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Klein has received personal compensation in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for Oakstone Publishing and in the range of $10,000 to $49,999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for AudioDigest, McGraw Hill, and SAGE Publications. Dr Klein has received personal compensation in the range of $100,000 to $499,999 for serving as an expert witness for various law firms and publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.

Marketa Marvanova, PharmD, PhD, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP

Pharmacotherapeutics Reviewer

Dean and Professor, University of Montana, Skaggs School of Pharmacy, Missoula, MT

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Marvanova reports no disclosure.

Aaron Berkowitz, MD, PhD

Continuum Audio Interviewer​

Professor of Neurology and Director of Global Health, Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine, Pasadena, California; Attending Neurologist, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Berkowitz has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for the American Academy of Neurology; as an expert witness for Gidley, Sarli & Marusak, LLP; and as a content creator with Clinical Problem Solvers. Dr Berkowitz has received publishing royalties from publications relating to health care.

Courtney Bloss, MSPAS, PA-C

Physician Assistant, LVPG Neurology at Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania

 

Relationship Disclosure: Ms. Bloss reports no disclosure.

Lara Cooke, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Section Head of Neurology, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr. Cooke reports no disclosure.

Charlene Gamaldo, MD, FAAN, FAASM

Professor, Vice-Chair, Faculty Development, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Gamaldo has received personal compensation in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as a consultant for Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc Dr. Gamaldo has received personal compensation in the range of $5,000-$9,999 for serving as a consultant for Idorsia, Inc. and publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care. The institution of Dr Gamaldo has received research support from the National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Mental Health/National Institute on Drug Abuse/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

Katie Grouse, MD

Continuum Audio Interviewer​

Clinical assistant professor, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr. Grouse reports no disclosure.

Shannon M. Kilgore, MD, FAAN

Clinical Associate Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Stanford, California; Director, Stroke Services, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California

 

Relationship Disclosure: An immediate family member of Dr Kilgore has received personal compensation for serving as an employee of Apple, Inc and holds stock in Apple, Inc. Dr Kilgore has noncompensated relationships as a committee member with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and as a council member with the American Medical Association that are relevant to American Academy of Neurology interests or activities. Dr Kilgore has a noncomensated relationship as a board member with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education that is relevant to American Academy of Neurology interests or activities.

Kerry H. Levin, MD, FAAN

Chairman, Department of Neurology; Director, Neuromuscular Center; Professor of Medicine (Neurology), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Levin has received personal compensation in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for Wolters Kluwer. Dr Levin has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for Elsevier, and publishing royalties from publications relating to health care.

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 has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as a consultant for AbbVie Inc; Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc; Guidepoint Global, LLC; Janssen Global Services, LLC (via decile.ten); Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; and Verana Health and on a scientific advisory or data safety monitoring board for Greenwich Biosciences, Inc. Dr Miller has received personal compensation in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as a consultant for Accordant (Caremark); Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc; Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc; Mapi-Pharma Ltd; and Mylan Inc and in the range of $10,000 to $49,999 for serving as a consultant for CorEvitas, LLC (formerly known as Corrona); on a speakers bureau for Biogen; and an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for the American Academy of Neurology. Dr Miller has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care. The institution of Dr Miller has received research support from MedDay Pharmaceuticals GmbH and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.

Alejandro A. Rabinstein, MD, FAAN

Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Rabinstein has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for EBSCO Information Services/DynaMed Decisions, the Neurocritical Care/Neurocritical Care Society-Springer Publishing Company, and Wolters Kluwer/UpToDate and on scientific advisory or data safety monitoring boards for AstraZeneca and Novo Nordisk A/S. Dr Rabinstein has received personal compensation in the range of $5000 to $9999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for the American Heart Association and in the range of $10,000 to $49,999 for serving on a scientific advisory or data safety monitoring board for Boston Scientific Corporation. Dr Rabinstein has received publishing royalties from publications relating to health care. The institution of Dr Rabinstein has received research support from Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc; Chiesi USA, Inc; and EyeBOX.

Matthew S. Robbins, MD, FAAN

Associate Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medicine; Neurology Residency Program Director, New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York

 

Relationship Disclosure:Dr Robbins has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member for Springer Publishing Company and publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care. Dr Robbins has noncompensated relationships as a board of directors member and education program speaker with the American Headache Society and the New York State Neurological Society that are relevant to American Academy of Neurology interests or activities.

A. Gordon Smith, MD, FAAN

Continuum Audio Interviewer

Professor and Vice Chair of Research; Chief, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Relationship Disclosure:Dr Smith has received personal compensation in the range of $0 to $499 for serving as a consultant for Disarm Therapeutics, on study sections for the National Institutes of Health, and on scientific advisory or data safety monitoring boards for Eidos Therapeutics, Inc and Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr Smith has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as a consultant for Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc; Argenx; and Merz Pharmaceuticals, LLC. Dr Smith has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving on a scientific advisory or data safety monitoring board for Regenesis and on a speakers bureau for Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc and publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care. The institution of Dr Smith has received research support from the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases).

Erik K. St. Louis, MD, FAAN, FAASM

Co-director, Mayo Center for Sleep Medicine in Minnesota; Associate Professor of Neurology, Consultant in Medicine and Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Rochester, Minnesota

 

Relationship Disclosure:Dr St. Louis has received publishing royalties from publications relating to health care.

Allison L. Weathers, MD, FAAN

Continuum Audio Interviewer

Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, Cleveland Clinic, Beachwood, Ohio

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Weathers has received personal compensation in the range of $0 to $499 for serving as a consultant for Dent Neurologic Institute and in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as an editor, associate editor, or editorial advisory board member and a CME question writer and presenter for the American Academy of Neurology. Dr Weathers has noncompensated relationships as a chair of the Neurology Adult Steering Board with Epic Pharma and as a cochair of the Neurology Leadership Council with Cerner Corporation that are relevant to American Academy of Neurology interests or activities.

Andrew Dhawan, MD, DPhil

Fellow/ Resident Member

PGY4 Resident, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Dhawan reports no disclosure

Lindsay McAlpine, MD

Fellow/ Resident Member

Neuroimmunology & Neuro-Infectious Disease Fellow, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr McAlpine has received personal compensation in the range of $50,000 to $99,999 for serving as a T32 fellow with the National Institutes of Health.

Teshamae Monteith, MD, FAAN

Continuum Audio Interviewer

Continuum Audio Associate Editor Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami, Florida

 

Relationship Disclosure: Dr Monteith has a noncompensated relationship as the President Elect with Florida Society of Neurology and as an editorial board member with the American Migraine Foundation. Dr Monteith has received personal compensation in the range of $500 to $4999 for serving as a consultant for Impel Pharmaceuticals Inc and Lundbeck; on a scientific advisory or data safety monitoring board for Lundbeck and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd; as an associate editor for Continuum Audio for the American Academy of Neurology; as an educator with AcademicCME, Massachusetts Medical Society, and WebMD LLC; and as a speaker for Neurodiem and has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000 to $49,999 for serving as an educator with Rockpointe Corporation. The institution of Dr Monteith has received research support from AbbVie, Inc; Amgen Inc; electroCore, Inc; Lilly, Novartis AG; and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

Past Editors-in-Chief

Elliott L. Mancall, MD, FAAN (1993-2002)

Aaron E. Miller, MD, FAAN (2003-2012)

Founding Program Director

Theodore L. Munsat, MD, FAAN

Editorial Offices

Main Office

Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology

American Academy of Neurology

201 Chicago Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: (612) 928-6000; (800) 879-1960

Fax: (612) 454-2749



Editor-in-Chief's Office

Lehigh Valley Health Network

1250 S Cedar Crest Blvd

Allentown, PA 18103

Editorial Staff

Executive Editor

Andrea J. Weiss, MA

Relationship Disclosure: Ms Weiss reports no disclosure.

Email: [email protected]

Managing Editor

Amanda F. Doering

Relationship Disclosure: Ms Doering reports no disclosure.

Email: [email protected]

Production Editor

Tonia Morssink

Relationship Disclosure: Ms Morssink reports no disclosure.

Email: [email protected]


Interim Editorial Coordinator

Grace Schroeder

Relationship Disclosure: Ms Schroeder reports no disclosure.​

Email: [email protected]