Bruce A. Cohen MDProfessor, Davee Department of Neurology & Clinical Neurosciences; Director, Northwestern Comprehensive MS Program, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
Bruce A. Cohen, MD, is a professor of neurology in the Davee Department of Neurology at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. Dr. Cohen is chief of the section of MS/neuroimmunology in the Department of Neurology at Northwestern, and director of the Northwestern Comprehensive MS program, which he cofounded in 1986. This National Multiple Sclerosis Society Comprehensive MS center currently has 4 full time neurologists seeing patients and conducting clinical research studies in MS and related disorders, as well as other CNS inflammatory diseases.
Dr. Cohen received his medical degree from the University of Illinois, Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine, Chicago. He completed residencies in internal medicine at Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois, and neurology at McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University. He is board certified in neurology and internal medicine.
Dr. Cohen has conducted clinical research in MS, and neurologic complications of HIV/AIDS infection. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Neurological Association and the American College of Physicians. He is a past chair and current member of the Multiple Sclerosis section of the American Academy of Neurology, and a past chair and current member of the National Medical Advisory Committee of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. He has served as a member of the Research Programs Advisory Committee and reviewed funding applications for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.