Faculty

fellowship co-directors

Benjamin Osborne, MD

Dr. Benjamin Osborne, Multiple Sclerosis Specialist

Associate Professor, Departments of Neurology and Ophthalmology
Director, Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) Clinic
Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology Clinic
Co-Director, Multiple Sclerosis Fellowship Program

  • Specialty: Neuro-Ophthalmology, 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-Ophthalmology, Optic neuropathies, Multiple Sclerosis treatment, Nystagmus Myasthenia gravis

CARLOS A. MORA, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Director of Education, Georgetown Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center
Co-Director: Georgetown Multiple Sclerosis Fellowship Program

  • Specialty: 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

Additional faculty

faria amjad, md

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Director of Clinical Research, Georgetown Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center
Director, Spasticity Clinic

  • 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

nancy Hu, MD

Nancy Hu, MD, Attending Neurologist

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Core Team, Multiple Sclerosis Patient Centered Specialty Practice
Co-Director, Neurology Clerkship, Georgetown University School of Medicine

  • Specialty: Multiple Sclerosis
  • Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine (2008-2013)
  • Internship: Montefiore Medical Center, Wakefield (2013-2014)
  • Residency: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2014-2017)
  • Fellowship: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital for Multiple Sclerosis/Neuroimmunology (2017-2018)
  • Certification(s): ABPN-Certified (2017)
  • Special Interests: Multiple Sclerosis, Botox for Spasticity, Headache, Botox for Migraine

robert k. Shin, md

Dr. Shin, MS Attending

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

  • Specialty: 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

carlo tornatore, MD

Dr. Tornatore, MS Attending

Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology
Executive Director, Multiple Sclerosis Patient Centered Specialty Practice
Co-Director, Neurology Clerkship, Georgetown University School of Medicine

  • Specialty: 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