James Sejvar, MD

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dr. Sejvar obtained his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire.  He received his training in neurology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, completing residency in 2000.  He then did a fellowship in applied field epidemiology through CDC’s Epidemic Intelligence Service.  Following completion of the program in 2002, he remained at CDC, where he serves as a neuroepidemiologist at CDC’s Divisions of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology.  He is board-certified in neurology, and serves on the faculty of the Department of Neurology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. His current research focus centers on the epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical features, and outcomes of infections of the nervous system.