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Daniel Pastula, MD

Daniel Pastula MD, MHS

Associate Professor
  • Department of Epidemiology
  • Neurology (SOM)

Professional Titles

  • Associate Professor of Neurology, Medicine (Infectious Diseases), and Epidemiology
  • Neuro-Infectious Diseases/Autoimmune Neurology Fellowship Director
  • Global Neurology Education Director
  • Affiliate Neurologist and Medical Epidemiologist

Areas of Expertise

  • Neurohospitalist medicine
  • Neuro-infectious diseases
  • Public health emergency preparedness and response
  • Epidemiology
  • Neurotoxicology

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • Chief Resident, Neurology, University of California San Francisco, 2013
  • Intern, University of California (San Francisco) Program, 2010
  • MD, Duke University School of Medicine, 2009
  • MHS, Duke University, 2008
  • ScB, Brown University, 2003

Resumes/CV:

Awards

  • NCEZID Health Equity Award, CDC, 2020
  • CPR Excellence in International Emergency Response Award, CDC, 2019
  • Top Doctor in Neurology, 5280 Magazine, 2018
  • DSLR Excellence in International Emergency Response Award, CDC, 2018
  • Larry J. Anderson Award for Outstanding Public Health Science, CDC, 2017
  • NCEZID Excellence in International Emergency Response Award, CDC, 2016
  • Outstanding Unit Citation, U.S. Public Health Service, 2015
  • Presidential Unit Citation, U.S. Public Health Service, 2015
  • NCEZID EIS Outstanding Service Award, CDC, 2015

Affiliations

  • American Academy of Neurology, Member
  • CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service Alumni Association, Lifetime Member