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Dr. Lindsey is a neurologist who is interested in the treatment of multiple sclerosis and other autoimmune diseases affecting the nervous system.  He has been on faculty at the University of Texas-Houston since 1993.  In addition to taking care of patients with multiple sclerosis and related diseases, he also conducts research on the cause of multiple sclerosis and new treatments for multiple sclerosis. 

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:

1978-1981             B.A. in Chemistry, summa cum laude

                              Rice University, Houston, TX

GRADUATE EDUCATION:

1985-1986             M.Sc. in Physiology, Oxford University, Oxford, England

                              Thesis:  The effect of prism adaptation on the activity of brainstem near-response neurons.

1982-1987             M.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING:

1987-1988             Intern in Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

1988-1990             Resident in Neurology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

1990-1991             Chief Resident in Neurology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

1991-1993             Research Fellow in Neuroimmunology with Dr. Lawrence Steinman,

                              Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

1993-2002             Assistant Professor of Neurology, Scientist/Educator Pathway, University of Texas—Houston Medical School

1999-2002             Regular Member of Graduate Faculty, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Texas—Houston Health Science Center

2002-2003             Assistant Professor of Neurology, Clinical Track, University of Texas—Houston Medical School

2002-present         Associate Member of Graduate Faculty, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Texas—Houston Health Science Center

2003-present         Associate Professor of Neurology, Clinical Track, University of Texas—Houston Medical School

 

J. William Lindsey, MD
University of Texas Multiple Sclerosis Research Group
Houston, Texas

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