Faculty Spotlight Robin Ryther

Robin Ryther

Robin Ryther, MD, PhD, was born and raised in St. Louis, MO.  For the locals, she attended Parkway Central High School. Ryther received a BS in biochemistry from the University of Missouri at Columbia before heading to Vanderbilt University for her MD and PhD (molecular biology).  She then moved to Boston for her pediatric and […]

Staff Spotlight Rebecca “Becky” Liddick

Becky Liddick

Rebecca “Becky” Liddick came from Washington state to Missouri in 2007. And two weeks later, she became a member of the Washington University in St. Louis family. She is now a new patient coordinator for the Department of Neurology. Prior to moving to St. Louis, Liddick was a foster parent and a caregiver for the […]

Faculty Spotlight Raman Malhotra

Raman Malhotra

Raman Malhotra, MD, grew up in South County in St. Louis and graduated from Lindbergh High School. His parents immigrated to the U.S. in the 1960’s where they lived the American dream by starting their own business (mechanical engineering and consulting). He has one older brother who is an ophthalmologist and practices in St. Louis. […]

Staff Spotlight Antonia “Toni” Goelz

Antonia Goelz

Toni Goelz grew up in Belleville, Illinois with her brother and two sisters. She graduated from St. Louis University with a degree in physical therapy in 1978. Her dream of working with children was realized when she started her career at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. Upon leaving Cardinal Glennon, Goelz found a new home providing physical […]

Rebecca Liddick announced as Department of Neurology’s Staff Employee of the Quarter

Becky Liddick

The Department of Neurology congratulates New Patient Coordinator Rebecca “Becky” Liddick for being awarded the Neurology Staff Employee of the Quarter for Q2 FY24. Liddick was nominated by faculty and staff because of her wealth of knowledge, willingness to help no matter what and for being a joy to be around. Those who nominated her, […]

Staff Spotlight Sobia Shahab

Sobia Shahab

Sobia Shahab joined the Department of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis at the end of August as business director. In this role, Shahab is involved in business analysis and decision support partnering to a number of elements of the business, including the Neuromuscle Clinical Lab and Neuromuscle and Critical Care […]

Neurology Awards 2023 — So Far

Department of Neurology Awards - 2023

Several members of our department received distinguished service teaching awards from the medical school class of 2024, which just completed its clerkship. These individuals were selected from among the entire faculty, residents and staff of the medical school. On May 26, 2023, we held the Neurology Academic Symposium in which residents and fellows presented their […]