• Dr. Muhlhofer graduated from Heidelberg Medical School, Germany in 2009. After one year of postgraduate research on molecular mechanisms of neuronal apoptosis in status epilepticus at the Institute for Neurophysiology at Heidelberg University, he joined the Neurology Residency Program at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. He graduated in 2010 and went on to do a two year fellowship in clinical neurophysiology, epilepsy and epilepsy surgery at the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) before he joined the Epilepsy Division at the UAB Department of Neurology as an Assistant Professor in July 2016.
  • Research Overview

  • Clinical Treatment of Established and Refractory Status Epilepticus
    Epilepsy Surgery on Focal Epilepsy Patients with normal (non-lesional) MRI
    Uncommon Seizure Semiologies
    Education and Teaching Clinical Neuroscience
  • Principal Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by EISAI, INC. 2018 - 2022
  • Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by NEUROPACE, INC. 2015 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by ENGAGE THERAPEUTICS INC 2019 - 2020
  • Private Grant  awarded by UCB, INC. 2017 - 2018
  • Education And Training

  • University of California San Francisco Neurology, Other 2016
  • Doctor of Medicine, 2009
  • University of Rochester Medical Center, Internship 2011
  • University of Rochester Medical Center, Residency 2014
  • University of Rochester Neurology, Residency 2014
  • University of California San Francisco, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015
  • Full Name

  • Wolfgang Muhlhofer