Faculty

There are more than 40 faculty members involved in the teaching of residents within the two departments of neurology, appointed to other departments, appointed to other hospitals, in private practice, and retired. The clinicians in both academic and private practice are closely involved with the education of the residents and serve as advisors.

Professor and Chairman

L. John Greenfield, M.D.
Chair, Department of Neurology, UConn Health
Academic Chair, Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Epilepsy

Residency Program Director

Erica A. Schuyler, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Residency Program Director
Specialty: Epilepsy, EEG

Associate Residency Program Directors

Catherine Hosley, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Cerebrovascular Disease

Jose Montes-Rivera, M.D.
UConn Health
Specialty: Epilepsy

Neurology Program Teaching Staff

Mark Alberts, M.D., FAHA
Physician-in-Chief, Ayer Neuroscience Institute, Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Cerebrovascular Disease

Anthony Alessi, M.D.
UConn Health
Specialty: Sports Neurology

Hossam Alhabach, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Neurology

Gyula Ascadi, M.D.
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Neuromuscular Disease

Adriene Bentmen, M.D.
The Institute of Living/Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Psychiatry

Lawrence S. Bluth, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Neuromuscular Disease

Carl J. Boland, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Neuromuscular Disease, Electromyography

Abigail Chua, D.O.
Hartford HealthCare Headache Center
Specialty: Headache Medicine

Annie Daniel, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Neuromuscular Disease, Electromyography

Francis J. Dimario Jr., M.D.
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Residency Program Site Director
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Neurofibromatosis, Prader Willi Syndrome

Marie Carl Eugene, D.O.
UConn Health
Residency Program Site Director
Specialty: Epilepsy, EEG

Kevin J. Felice, D.O.
Hospital for Special Care
Residency Program Site Director
Specialty: Neuromuscular Disease, Electromyography

Pasquale F. Finelli, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Information Retrieval in Clinical Neurosciences

Brian Grosberg, M.D.
Hartford HealthCare Headache Center
Specialty: Headache Medicine

Lawrence Hudson, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Epilepsy, EEG

Matthew Imperioli, M.D.
UConn Health
Specialty: Neuromuscular Disease

Louisa Kalsner, M.D.
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Clinical Genetics

Inam Kureshi, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Neurosurgery; Head Injury Program

Jennifer E. Madan-Cohen, M.D.
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy, EEG

Gabriel Martz, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Epilepsy

Karen Medin, D.O.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Epilepsy

David Monti, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Rehabilitation

Gracia Mui, M.D.
UConn Health
Specialty: Neurocritical Care

Amre Nouh, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Cerebrovascular Disease

Martin Ollenschleger, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Interventional NeuroRadiology

Mubashir Pervez, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Neuro-critical Care

Avinash Prasad, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Residency Program Site Director
Specialty: Epilepsy, EEG

Bernardo Rodrigues, M.D.
UConn Health
Specialty: Movement Disorders

Amy Sanders, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Memory Disorders

Subramani Seetherama, M.D.
Hartford Hospital; Hospital for Special Care; Midstate Medical Center
Specialty: Rehabilitation; Spinal Cord Injury

Isaac E. Silverman, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Co-Medical Director, The Stroke Center at Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Cerebrovascular Disease

Joseph D. Trettel, M.D., Ph.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry

David M. Waitzman, M.D., Ph.D.
UConn Health
Specialty: Neuro-ophthalmology

Charles H. Whitaker Jr., M.D.
Hospital for Special Care
Specialty: Neuromuscular Disease, Neurogenetics

Leo Wolansky, M.D.
UConn Health
Specialty: Radiology; Neuro-radiology

Leslie I. Wolfson, M.D.
UConn Health/Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Geriatric Neurology, Balance and Gait Disorders

Brian Wong, M.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Neuroimmunology

Richard Young, M.D., M.P.H.
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Yan Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.
Hartford Hospital
Specialty: Epilepsy, EEG