Brian Edlow, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital

Dr. Edlow received his B.A. from Princeton University and M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.  He completed an internal medicine internship at Brigham and Women's Hospital, followed by neurology residency and neurocritical care fellowship at Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women’s Hospitals.  He is currently a critical care neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he is Assistant Professor of Neurology, Associate Director of the Center for Neurotechnology and Neurorecovery, and Director of the Laboratory for NeuroImaging of Coma and Consciousness.  Dr. Edlow's research focuses on the development of advanced imaging techniques for detecting consciousness, predicting outcomes, and facilitating new therapies for patients with severe traumatic brain injury.  His lab’s work has been continuously supported since 2010 by grants from the NIH and multiple foundations, and he is the recipient of the 2019 NIH Director’s New Innovator Award. Dr. Edlow also serves on the Scientific Advisory Board of the Neurocritical Care Society’s Curing Coma Campaign and is a Co-Chair of the NINDS Common Data Elements Project on Coma and Disorders of Consciousness.