Ali G. Hamedani, MD, MHS

University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Hamedani is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania. He is also a Senior Scholar at the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and a Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics. After attending medical school at the University of Maryland, Dr. Hamedani completed his neurology residency and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. He also holds a master’s degree in epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and has completed T32 and NeuroNEXT research fellowships in movement disorders and clinical trial design. Dr. Hamedani’s research focuses on the relationship between age-related eye disease and visual impairment and neuropsychiatric and other health outcomes in older adults with neurodegenerative disease. In addition to seeing patients in the neuro-ophthalmology clinic, he also runs a twice weekly ataxia neurogenetics clinic and is the principal investigator for several clinical trials for spinocerebellar ataxia.

Dr. Hamedani is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania. He is also a Senior Scholar at the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and a Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics. After attending medical school at the University of Maryland, Dr. Hamedani completed his neurology residency and neuro-ophthalmology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. He also holds a master’s degree in epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and has completed T32 and NeuroNEXT research fellowships in movement disorders and clinical trial design. Dr. Hamedani’s research focuses on the relationship between age-related eye disease and visual impairment and neuropsychiatric and other health outcomes in older adults with neurodegenerative disease. In addition to seeing patients in the neuro-ophthalmology clinic, he also runs a twice weekly ataxia neurogenetics clinic and is the principal investigator for several clinical trials for spinocerebellar ataxia.

 

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