Melodie R. Winawer, MD

Neurology

Melodie R. Winawer, MD

Neurology

Specialties: NeurologyMore specialties

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710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
US

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    HMO
    PPO
    POS
    EPO
    NYP Employee Plan
    MagnaCare
    Traditional Medicare
    Railroad
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    Special Needs
    Empire Plan
    HMO
    POS
    PPO
    Medicare Managed Care

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About Melodie R. Winawer, MD


Dr. Winawer's clinical interests are in epilepsy and neurogenetics. Her research focuses on the genetics of epilepsy, working to identify susceptibility genes that play a role in human health and disease. She employs genetic epidemiology techniques to investigate the role of genes in raising risk for specific clinical epilepsy subtypes in human subjects, and also uses mouse models to identify genes that contribute to seizure susceptibility. She is the director of clinical neuroscience education for the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.


Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish

Expertise

  • Clinical Neurology
  • General Neurology
  • Genetic Disorder

Education

  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Internship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
  • Fellowship: Neurological Institute of the Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital

Titles & Positions

  • Associate Professor of Neurology (in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center) at CUMC
  • Director of Clinical Neuroscience Education, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Awards & Honors

  • National Headache Foundation, 2014 Seymour Diamond Lectureship Award

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