Neal Weisbrod

Neal Weisbrod, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: MD-BEHAVIORAL NEUROLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-5550

About Neal Weisbrod

Neal Weisbrod is a clinician educator with a focus on inpatient neurology and palliative care. He trained at the University of Rochester, New York for undergraduate education, medical school, and neurology residency. During neurology residency he developed a passion for high quality doctor-family communication in serious illness and went on to complete a fellowship in palliative care at the University of California, Los Angeles. His clinical focuses are neurohospitalist and palliative care consult practice. In the realm of education he enjoys teaching neurological localization and diagnostic decision making in addition to equipping trainees with the skills to navigate challenging conversations about serious illness and effectively manage symptoms at all stages of illness.

Accomplishments

Resident Scholarship to the Annual Meeting
2017 · American Academy of Neurology
Robert J. Joynt Prize for Excellence in Clinical Neurology
2013 · University of Rochester Department of Neurology
Distinguished Teaching Award
2009 · University of Rochester Department of Chemistry

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2021-2022
PAS5020 Intro to Medicine 2
2021
MDC7800 Neurology Clerkship

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Palliative Medicine
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Neurology
Areas of Interest
  • Alzheimer disease
  • Dementia

Publications

2022
Primary Palliative Care in Dementia.
Neurotherapeutics : the journal of the American Society for Experimental NeuroTherapeutics. 19(1):143-151 [DOI] 10.1007/s13311-021-01171-x. [PMID] 35080735.
2021
Applying the Care and Communication Bundle to Promote Palliative Care in a Neuro-Intensive Care Unit: Why and How.
Journal of palliative medicine. 24(12):1849-1857 [DOI] 10.1089/jpm.2020.0730. [PMID] 34191600.
2021
From the grocery store shelves to the neurologist’s office: spinal cord effects of nitrous oxide.
Neurocase. 27(4):382-383 [DOI] 10.1080/13554794.2021.1967405. [PMID] 34469282.
2021
Strategies to Improve Clinician-Patient Communication Experiences for Patients With Neurologic Conditions
Neurology: Clinical Practice. [DOI] 10.1212/cpj.0000000000001091.
2018
Primary Palliative Care Education: A Pilot Survey.
The American journal of hospice & palliative care. 35(4):565-569 [DOI] 10.1177/1049909117723618. [PMID] 28782375.

Grants

Mar 2019 – Aug 2021
Responses to a Standardized Approach to Advance Care Planning in Cognitive Disorders Clinic
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER

Education

Fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
2018 · University of California – Los Angeles
MD
2013 · University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5550
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100236
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1149 NEWELL DR RM L3 100
GAINESVILLE FL 32610