61772-Conwit, Robin

Robin Conwit, MD

Professor of Neurology

Vice Chair of Faculty Development

GH 4700
Indianapolis, IN
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Robin Conwit, MD joined Indiana University School of Medicine faculty as a Professor of Neurology in 2022. Dr. Conwit also serves as the Vice Chair of Faculty Development in the Department of Neurology and is co-chair of the Neurology and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation promotions and tenure committee.

Dr. Conwit has been extensively involved in clinical trials, bioethics and career development for three decades, first at Johns Hopkins as an ALS researcher and director of an EMG laboratory, and next at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as a Program Director in Neurologic Clinical Trials and Clinical Research. Dr. Conwit has over 100 peer-reviewed publications in the literature and has participated in many seminal clinical trials. She has also been an active member of the American Academy of Neurology bioethics and clinical research committees. Dr. Conwit is also an expert in career development through her extensive experience and certification courses in executive leadership coaching.

Positions and Scientific Appointments

2023 – Present, Clinical Research Subcommittee Member, American Academy of Neurology

2022 – Present, Professor with Tenure, Vice Chair Faculty Development, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

2005 – 2021, Ethics, Law, and Humanity Committee Member, American Academy of Neurology

2005 – 2010, Medical and Scientific Advisory Board Myasthenia Gravis Foundation

2003 – Present, Journal Reviewer: Stroke

2002 – 2022, Medical Officer and Program Director, NINDS/NIH, Bethesda, MD

2002 – 2022, Associate Professor, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

2000 – 2010, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Board Examiner

2000 – 2008, Program Subcommittee, American Academy of Neurology

2000 – 2008, Journal Board Member: J Gerontology

1999 – Present, Journal Reviewer: Neurology, JAMA, Annals of Neurology

1998 – Present, Journal Reviewer: Muscle & Nerve

1996 – 2000, Program Committee, American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine

1996 – 2000, President, Maryland Neurological Society

1993 – 2002, Assistant Professor, , Director of EMG LaboratoryJohns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

1991 – 1993, Instructor/Assistant Professor, , Director of ALS ClinicUniversity of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

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