Staff Directory


Headshot of Dr. Desmond A. Brown
Desmond A. Brown, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Clinical Investigator and Unit Head
Neurosurgical Oncology Unit, Surgical Neurology Branch (SNB)
Dr. Irene Cortese
Irene Cortese, M.D., Assistant Clinical Investigator
Experimental Immunotherapeutics Unit
Dr. Steve Jacobson
Steven Jacobson, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Viral Immunology Section, Neuroimmunology and Neurovirology Division (NND)
Headshot of Dorian Brice McGavern
Dorian B. McGavern, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Viral Immunology & Intravital Imaging Section, Neuroimmunology & Neurovirology Division (NND)
Avindra Nath Professional Headshot
Avindra Nath, M.D., Senior Investigator and Clinical Director
Section of Infections of The Nervous System, Division of Neuroimmunology & Neurovirology
Daniel S. Reich, M.D., Ph.D.
Daniel S. Reich, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Translational Neuroradiology Section
Farinaz Safavi, M.D., Ph.D., NIAID Assistant Clinical Investigator / NINDS Adjunct Investigator
Headshot of Han-Yu Shih
Han-Yu Shih, Ph.D., Earl Stadtman Tenure-Track Investigator and NINDS Adjunct Investigator
Neuro-Immune Regulome Unit, NEI

Research Staff

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Viral Immunology Section