Tirisham Gyang

Tirisham Gyang MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: MD-NEURO-MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
Business Phone: (352) 273-5550
Business Email: tgyang@ufl.edu

About Tirisham Gyang

Dr. Gyang is an assistant clinical professor with the Department of Neurology at the University of Florida College of Medicine. She sub-specializes in multiple sclerosis and related neuroimmunological disorders of the brain and spinal cord. She has particular interest in experimental therapeutics, clinical trials and medical education.

Dr. Gyang, who received her medical degree from St. George’s University in Grenada, serves as the principal investigator in multiple clinical trials and clinical research projects while being involved with patient education programs for the MS population. Additionally, she serves as the fellowship director for the MS clinical fellowship program at UF. Dr. Gyang is a national MS society scholar and active member of multiple professional societies.

Since joining UF, Dr. Gyang has worked with the MS division to build a comprehensive MS clinic. She has presented at both local and national professional conferences and speaks at patient education events.

Honors & Awards

Resident Professionalism Award
2015 · Neurology Department SUNY Upstate
CMSC Mentorship scholarship
2015 · Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers
Resident Scholarship Award
2014 · Neurology Department SUNY Upstate
National Doctors Day Award
2014 · Upstate University Hospital
Neurostake winner, delegate member
2013 · New York State Neurological Society

Board Certifications

Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Neurology
Areas of Interest
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Multiple sclerosis – resources

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Experimental treatments for MS

Grants

January 2019ACTIVE
Multiple Sclerosis Wellness Program at University of Florida
MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS FOUNDATION · Principal Investigator
January 2018 – December 2018
Fatigue improvement program, University of Florida (UF) MS center
MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS FOUNDATION · Principal Investigator

Education

2017
Fellowship – Experimental Therapeutics
University of Rochester Medical Center
2017
Fellowship (NMSS Scholar) – Neuroimmunology/Multiple Sclerosis
University of Rochester Medical Center
2015
Residency – Neurology
SUNY Upstate Medical University
2012
Internship – Internal Medicine
SUNY Upstate Medical University
2010
Keith B. Taylor Global scholars program – MD
St George’s University School of Medicine