Timothy Vollmer, M.D., FAAN

Director of Neuroscience Clinical Research

University of Colorado

Physician of Distinction Award (2011)

A member of ACP’s Repository Oversight Committee, Dr. Timothy Vollmer is currently the Director of Neuroscience Clinical Research and Professor of Neurology at the University of Colorado Denver. Dr. Vollmer is involved as Principal Investigator or Sub Investigator in 30 clinical studies and has completed over 130 clinical studies in MS to date.

In his previous role at Yale School of Medicine in the Department of Neurology, Dr. Vollmer was involved in both basic and clinical research in MS. Later, while at the Barrow Neurological Institute, he established the BNI Neuroimmunology Program, which includes one of the largest centers for clinical studies including experimental therapies for MS in the world.

In collaboration with the Consortium of MS Centers, Dr. Vollmer started NARCOMS, an international database containing information on over 30,000 MS patients which serves as a resource for investigators from around the world.