Meet the Multiple Sclerosis Faculty

CARLO TORNATORE, MD

Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology
Director, Multiple Sclerosis Center
Executive Director, Multiple Sclerosis Patient Centered Specialty Home
Program Director, Neurology Clerkship

  • Specialty: Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis
  • Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1986
  • Internship: Providence Hospital, 1987
  • Residency: Georgetown University Medical Center, 1990
  • Fellowship: National Institutes of Health, 1994
  • Certification(s): Psychiatry and Neurology, 1991
  • Special Interests: Multiple sclerosis, Infectious diseases of the central nervous system, Neuroimmunology, Neuro-AIDS

CARLOS A. MORA, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Director of Education, Georgetown Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center

  • Specialty: Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis
  • Medical School: Colegio Mayor De Nuestra Senora Del Rosario, 1977
  • Internship: George Washington University Medical Center, 1997
  • Residency: George Washington University Medical Center, 2000
  • Fellowship: National Institutes of Health, 2004
  • Certification(s): Psychiatry and Neurology, 2009
  • Special Interests: Multiple sclerosis, Other inflammatory and infectious disorders of the nervous system, Electromyography

RObert K. shin, MD

Director, Georgetown Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center
Professor, Department of Neurology

  • Specialty: Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1996
  • Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center, 1997
  • Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2000
  • Fellowships: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Scheie Eye Institute, 2002
  • Certifications: Neurology (American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology) 2001
  • Special Interests: Multiple sclerosis, Neuro-ophthalmology, Neuromyelitis Optica, Optic Neuritis

benjamin osborne, md

Director, Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) Clinic
Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology Clinic
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology

  • Specialty: Neuro-opthalmology, Multiple Sclerosis
  • Medical School: Hahnemann University School of Medicine, 2001
  • Internship: Maimonides Hospital, 2002
  • Residency, Georgetown University Hospital, 2005
  • Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania and Scheie Eye Institute, Neuro-Ophthalmology, 2006
  • Certification(s): Psychiatry and Neurology, 2006
  • Special Interests: Neuro-Opthalmology, Optic neuropathies, Multiple Sclerosis treatment, Nystagmus Myasthenia gravis

faria amjad, md

Director, Spasticity Clinic
Director, Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Research
Attending Physician, Department of Neurology

  • Specialty: Multiple Sclerosis
  • Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2009
  • Internship: St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2010
  • Residency: Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, 2013
  • Fellowship: Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, Multiple Sclerosis, 2015
  • Certification(s): Neurology, 2013
  • Special Interests: Multiple Sclerosis, Spasticity, Botox for Spasmodic Dysphonia