Chair

Jin-Moo Lee, MD, PhD

Andrew B. & Gretchen P. Jones Professor
Neurology Chairman, Department of Neurology
Neurologist-in-Chief, Barnes-Jewish Hospital


Leadership team

Vice Chair of Academic Affairs

Beau Ances, MD, PhD

Daniel J. Brennan, MD, Professor of Neurology
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs

Vice Chair of Research

Timothy Miller, MD, PhD

David Clayson Professor of Neurology
Neuromuscular Division
Vice Chair of Research

Vice Chair of Education

Robert Bucelli, MD, PhD

Professor, Neurology
Vice Chair of Education
Program Director, Neuromuscular Fellowship

Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Mwiza Ushe, MA, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology
Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs

Gabriela De Bruin, MD

Professor, Neurology
Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs

Chief of the Division of Pediatric & Developmental Neurology

Christina Gurnett, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics
A. Ernest and Jane G. Stein Professor of Developmental Neurology
Director, Division of Pediatric and Developmental Neurology
Neurologist-in-Chief, St Louis Children’s Hospital

Executive Director of Business Affairs

Barry Guild, ACMA, CGMA

Executive Director of Business Affairs


Section heads

Adult Neurology

David B. Clifford, MD
Head, Section of Neuroinfectious Diseases
Melba and Forest Seay Professor of Clinical Neuropharmacology in Neurology

Anne H. Cross, MD
Head, Section of Neuroimmunology
Manny and Rosalyn Rosenthal – Dr. John Trotter MS Center Chair in Neuroimmunology

Rachel Darken, MD, PhD
Head, Section of General Neurology
Clinical Operations Director, Division of Adult Neurology
Associate Professor of Neurology

R. Edward Hogan, MD
Director, Adult Epilepsy Section
Director, Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Epilepsy Center
Professor of Neurology

Salah G. Keyrouz, MD, FAHA
Medical Director, Neurology and Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit
Associate Professor of Neurology and of Neurosurgery

Andria Ford, MD
Director, Section of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases
Associate Professor of Neurology

Brendan Lucey, MD
Director, Sleep Medicine Section
Professor of Neurology and of Pediatrics

John C. Morris, MD
Director, Section of Memory and Aging
Director and Principal Investigator, Charles F. and Joanne Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, the Center for Aging, and the Memory and Aging Project
Harvey A. and Dorismae Friedman Distinguished Professor of Neurology
Professor of Pathology and Immunology and of Physical Therapy

Joel S. Perlmutter, MD
Chief, Movement Disorders Section
Elliot Stein Family Professor of Neurology

Arun S. Varadhachary, MD, PhD
Head, Neurohospitalist Section
Associate Professor of Neurology

Conrad C. Weihl, MD, PhD
Head, Neuromuscle Section
Professor of Neurology

Pediatric Neurology

Christina A. Gurnett, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Pediatric and Developmental Neurology
Neurologist-in-Chief, St Louis Children’s Hospital
A. Ernest and Jane G. Stein Professor of Developmental Neurology
Professor of Neurology, of Pediatrics and of Orthopaedic Surgery

Rejean Guerriero, DO
Clinical Director, Division of Pediatric and Developmental Neurology
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Associate Program Director, Pediatric Neurology Residency

David Callahan, MD
Head, General Pediatric Neurology Section
Professor, Neurology

Kwee Liu Lin Thio, MD, PhD
Head, Epilepsy Section
Professor, Neurology, Pediatrics and Neuroscience
Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Center

Kristin Guilliams, MD
Head, Neurocritical Care Section
Associate Professor, Neurology
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Chris Smyser, MD
Head, Neonatal Neurology Section
Professor, Neurology

Bhooma Aravamuthan, MD, DPhil
Interim Head, Movement Disorders / Cerebral Palsy Section
Assistant Professor, Neurology