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Faculty Detail    
Associate Professor of Neurology
Campus Address CIRC 312
Phone 205-975-5587
Other websites

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology  2008 
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology  2009 

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Elgavish was appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Epilepsy on July 1, 2008. After receiving his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore in 1994, Dr. Elgavish came to UAB and joined the Medical Scientist Training Program. Over that nine-year period, he received a Master of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering in 2000, a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering in 2001, and his Medical Degree in 2003. He left UAB for one year to complete a medicine internship at the Baptist Health System in Birmingham, after which he returned and completed his residency training with the Department of Neurology in 2007. He then completed a one-year clinical neurophysiology fellowship (Epilepsy track), and following that he was invited to join the faculty. Dr. Elgavish sees patients at The Kirklin Clinic.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
Alabama Academy of Neurology     
American Academy of Neurology 
American Clinical Neurophysiology Society     
American Epilepsy Society 
American Neurological Association  Fellow 
Society for Clinical and Translational Science     
Southern Epilepsy and EEG Society     

Research/Clinical Interest
Epilepsy neuroimaging