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Lisa Hobson-Webb MD

Lisa Hobson-Webb MD

Associate Professor of Neurology/Neuromuscular Division at Duke University

Lisa D. Hobson-Webb received her medical degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine prior to completing neurology and neuromuscular disorders training at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center and Duke University Medical Center. She is currently an Associate Professor of Neurology/Neuromuscular Division at Duke University. She serves as Director of the Neuromuscular Ultrasound Program and Director of the Duke Muscular Dystrophy Association Clinic.

Dr. Hobson-Webb is currently a member of American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM) Board of Directors. She served as Chair of the AANEM Professional Practice Committee from 2014-2018 and currently serves on the AANEM Ultrasound Committee. Dr. Hobson-Webb is also an Associate Editor of Muscle & Nerve, serves on the Associate Editorial Board of Clinical Neurophysiology and is Past President of the International Society for Peripheral Neurophysiological Imaging. She is a recipient of the 2019 AANEM Scientific Impact Award.


Dr. Hobson-Webb has no financial disclosures relevant to this commentary. She does receive research support from Sanofi Genzyme for research in late onset Pompe disease and receives consulting fees from John Wiley & Sons, Inc. for work as Associate Editor of Muscle & Nerve.

Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:

  1. Ultrasound Imaging of Nerves in the Neck