Meet the Multiple Sclerosis 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: Neurology, Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology

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 neuritis, Multiple sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica, Nystagmus, Myasthenia gravis, Pseudotumor cerebri, Transverse myelitis


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