Dr. Nagagopal Venna, MD

Chief of Neuro-Immunology and Neuro-Infectious Diseases, MGH

Dr. Nagagopal Venna, MD

Chief of Neuro-Immunology and Neuro-Infectious Diseases, MGH

Biography

The major focus for Dr. Venna as chief of his division is to diagnose and treat patients with unusual disorders, and to create Center of Excellence for the optimal care of patients affected by these serious autoimmune and infection-related neurological conditions.

An important part of his role is to create and foster a team of expert physicians and researchers including neurologists, rheumatologists and infectious diseases specialists to provide comprehensive and long-term and safe care and rehabilitation for the patients.

Another critical focus is to foster research into the basic science of the disorders by developing clinical research into the long term outcome of treated patients. The faculty are developing Autoimmune Neurology outreach programs for the community of patients and families for education and raising awareness and also fundraising to support research and patient services.

All session by Dr. Nagagopal Venna, MD