Robert G. Holloway Jr., MD, MPH

Robert Holloway

Robert G. Holloway Jr., MD, MPH, is Professor and Edward A. and Alma Vollertsen Rykenboer Chair of the Department of Neurology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He received his undergraduate (1985) and medical degrees from the University of Connecticut (1989), and his neurology (1993) and health services research training (MPH, 1996) at the University of Rochester. He has been on the faculty since 1993 and became Chair in 2013. Dr. Holloway is boarded in both Neurology and Palliative Medicine. His research interests are broad and include experimental therapeutics and outcomes research covering many areas of neurology. He is the PI on several institutional awards that support clinical trial research and career development. He has authored over 200 manuscripts, reviews, and editorials, and is co-editor of two books: Case Studies in Neuroscience and Neuropalliative Care: A Guide to Improving the Lives of Patients and Families Affected by Neurologic Disease. He has been the recipient of numerous awards including the C. Miller Fisher Neuroscience Visionary Award, American Stroke Association; Dr. Robert Joynt Kindness Award; Junior Faculty Mentoring Award; Alpha Omega Alpha Faculty Inductee; Nominee, AAMC Humanism Award, and the Harry L. Segal Prize for Excellence in Third Year Teaching.