Avindra Nath, MD, FANA

National Institute of Health (NIH)

Dr. Hallett is an NIH Distinguished Investigator and the Chief of the Human Motor Control Section, NINDS, NIH, Bethesda. He is currently past President of the newly founded Functional Neurological Disorder Society.  Dr. Hallett is also remote past President of the Movement Disorder Society and past Editor-in-Chief of Clinical Neurophysiology. He has won many awards including, in October 2019, the World Federation of Neurology Medal for Contributions to Neuroscience.  His work mainly deals with principles of motor control and the pathophysiology of movement disorders.  The work in his Section has a major focus on Functional Movement Disorders.  


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