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Douglas I. Katz, MD is professor of neurology at Boston University School of Medicine and his neurology practice is at Boston Medical Center and Encompass Health Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital, where he has served as medical director of the Brain Injury Program for over 35 years. He graduated from Stony Brook University School of Medicine in 1980, completed neurology residency at Boston University, and a Behavioral Neurology fellowship at Boston University and the Boston VAMC. He is board certified in Adult Neurology, Brain Injury Medicine, and Neural Repair and Rehabilitation (UCNS). His research interests include traumatic brain injury, neurorehabilitation, disorders of consciousness and chronic traumatic encephalopathy, and he has published extensively in these areas. He has co-edited several books, including three editions of a comprehensive text on Brain Injury Medicine. From 2015 to 2017, Dr. Katz served as president of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM).

  • Education

    State University of New York School of Medicine, Stony Brook NY (1980)

  • Residencies

    Boston Medical Center, Boston MA (1984)
    Fellowship in Behavioral Neurology, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Boston MA (1986)

  • Special Interests

    Traumatic Brain Injury, Neurorehabilitation, Cognitive/Behavioral Neurology, acquired brain injury, disorders of consciousness

  • Research

    traumatic brain injury prognosis and outcome, disorders of consciousness, pharmacological treatments for cognitive disorders, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, post-traumatic confusional state

  • Location

    725 Albany St
    7th Floor, Suite 7B
    Boston, MA 02118

    250 Pond St
    Braintree, MA 02184