Melissa Elafros, MD, PhD

University of Michigan

Dr Elafros is a fellow in neuromuscular medicine at the University of Michigan. She recently completed her residency training at Johns Hopkins where her R25 research focused on pathways to care for Zambian adults with meningitis and their understanding of biomedical procedures, such as lumbar puncture.  Dr. Elafros has contributed to clinical research in Zambia since 2009 and is dedicated to a career improving access to neurologic services for individuals in resource-limited areas.