Steven Galetta, MD

NYU Langone

Steven Galetta, MD is currently the Philip K. Moskowitz, MD, Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology, and Chair of the Department of Neurology at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine since 2012.

He is co-author of the textbook, Neuro-ophthalmology: Diagnosis and Management, 3rd edition published in 2018. In 1998, Dr. Galetta was awarded the Louis Duhring Outstanding Clinical Specialist Award from the University of Pennsylvania, and in 2014, he was named NYU Langone’s Master Clinician.

In 2004, he was honored for his role as an educator by receiving the American Neurological Association’s Distinguished Neurology Teacher Award, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges. In 2008, he received the Parker J. Palmer Courage to Teach Award, from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

In the 2018, The American Academy of Neurology named him the AB Baker Award recipient for his lifetime achievement in neurological education. Dr. Galetta has been involved in various capacities in a large number of clinical trials and has over 400 publications concerning clinical, radiologic and research aspects of multiple sclerosis, sports related concussion and neuro-ophthalmology.


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