About William Roth
Billy Roth grew up in Algonquin, IL in the Chicagoland area. He received his bachelor’s of science degree in psychology with distinction and minored in chemistry. He then spent a year as a researcher in the Klein lab at Northwestern University researching amyloid beta oligomers. He attended Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University where he graduated summa cum laude. After a year as a internal medicine intern at NorthShore University (University of Chicago affiliate), he completed his neurology residency at Columbia University Medical Center. After residency, he completed a year as chief resident of the Columbia neurology residency program. He stayed in New York for his fellowship in neurocritical care at New York Presbyterian-Columbia and Cornell, where he developed an interest in the microbiota-gut-brain-axis in acute brain injury. He will soon be joining the faculty at the University of Florida as assistant professor in the Department of Neurology in the division of neurocritical care.