Ashley E Rawls

Ashley E Rawls, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-5550

About Ashley E Rawls

Ashley Rawls, MD, MS is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

After earning her bachelor’s degree in biology from Duke University and master’s degree in aging and neuroscience from the University of South Florida, Dr. Rawls received her medical degree from the University of Florida in 2014. After medical school, she completed her neurology residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. Then, she pursued a clinical movement disorders fellowship and post-doctoral research fellowship at Stanford University.

Dr. Rawls is board-certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and she is currently licensed to practice medicine in both Florida and California. In addition to being the chief resident in neurology at the medical university of South Carolina in 2018, Dr. Rawls has also been recognized for her diversity and inclusion advocacy, such as serving on the Stanford University Department of Neurology Diversity and Inclusion Committee and Stanford Leadership Education in Advancing Diversity (LEAD) scholar in 2019.


Health Care Equity Symposium Scholarship
2021 · American Academy of Neurology
Research Supplement to Promote Diversity
2020 · National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes
Leadership Education in Advancing Diversity (LEAD) Scholar
2019 · Stanford University

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
MDC7800 Neurology Clerkship

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Board Certification

Clinical Profile

  • Neurology
Areas of Interest
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Dementia
  • Dystonia
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Parkinson disease

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Parkinson’s disease


Rare Etiology of Bow Hunter’s Syndrome and Systematic Review of Literature.
Journal of vascular and interventional neurology. 8(3):7-16 [PMID] 26301025.
Repeated administrations of human umbilical cord blood cells improve disease outcomes in a mouse model of Sanfilippo syndrome type III B.
Cell transplantation. 23(12):1613-30 [DOI] 10.3727/096368914X676916. [PMID] 25565636.
Blood-brain barrier impairment in an animal model of MPS III B.
PloS one. 6(3) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0016601. [PMID] 21408219.


Fellowship, Clinical Movement Disorders
2018-2019 · Stanford University
Residency, Neurology
2015-2018 · Medical University of South Carolina
Medical School
2010-2014 · University of Florida
Master of Science, Aging and Neuroscience
2008-2009 · University of South Florida
Bachelor of Science, Biology
2004-2008 · Duke University

Contact Details

(352) 273-5550
Business Mailing:
PO Box 112742