Elliot Frohman, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.N.

Director of Department of Neurology

Multiple Sclerosis Program

Professor of Neurology and Opthamology

Physician of Distinction Award (2012)

Dr. Frohman is a Professor with tenure with the Departments of Neurology and Ophthalmology, holder of the Kenney Marie Dixon-Pickens Distinguished Professorship in Multiple Sclerosis Research and the Irene Wadel and Robert Atha Distinguished Chair in Neurology and Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Program in the Department of Neurology at the Univer- sity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Frohman received his undergraduate training in biochemistry and cell biology at the University of California at San Diego and later completed the Physician Scien-tist Training Program for his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees at the University of California at Irvine. Dr. Frohman has been the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships and has published over 150 peer-reviewed papers in the areas of neuroimmunology and neuro-ophthalmology, and he serves as a reviewer for numerous journals. Dr. Frohman is married to Teresa Frohman (his principal research collaborator), and they have four children.