Bruce Robert Ransom M.D., Ph.D.

Bruce Robert Ransom M.D., Ph.D.

Bio

Dr. Ransom is a UW professor and chair of the Department of Neurology. He is adjunct professor in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics. He holds the…

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Personal Interests

Collecting petrified wood, running, downhill skiing and travel.

Clinical Interests

Parkinson's disease, movement disorders and the use of botulinum toxin for spasticity disorders.

Research Interests

Molecular pathophysiology of white matter injury; and the role of astrocytes in brain function.

Education

  • InstitutionCredentialYear
  • Washington U. School of MedicineMedical education1972
  • Jewish Hospital of St.LouisInternship
  • Stanford University Medical CenterResidency

Board Certifications

  • CertificationSpecialtyYear
  • American Board of Psychiatry & NeurologyNeurology1984
Dr. Ransom is a UW professor and chair of the Department of Neurology. He is adjunct professor in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics. He holds the Warren and Jermaine Magnuson Chair in Medicine for Neurosciences.