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Dr Fawad Khan


Dr. Khan is from the 1998 Batch of DCMS. He is currently an academic adult neurologist/epileptologist at Ochsner Neurosciences Institute, Ochsner Health in New Orleans, LA. His academic appointments include EEG fellowship program director, section head for The International Center for Epilepsy, section head for The McCasland Family Comprehensive Headache Center at Ochsner Health; and associate professor at Ochsner Clinical School/University of Queensland, New Orleans, LA. He is passionate about clinical research, medical education, and healthcare innovation. He serves as an advisor for several healthcare start-ups.
Dr. Khan has been a member of DAANA since its inception. He has serves on the CME, Grant Review and Mentorship committees for DAANA.
Outside work he enjoys travelling with his wife and 3 kids, portrait photography, hiking, skiing, and all-season camping.

Location :

New Orleans, LA

Medical Education:

Deccan College of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India

Residency :

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Fellowship :

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Board Certifications :

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology – Adult Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology – Clinical Neurophysiology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology – Epilepsy

United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties in Headache Medicine

Affiliations :

American Medical Association

International Headache Society

American Headache Society

American Clinical Neurophysiology Society

American Epilepsy Society