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Neurology Chair

Dane Chetkovich, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chairman
of Neurology

Faculty By Divisions

Jane E. Howard, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology


Dr. Howard graduated with departmental honors and cum laude recognition from Washington University in 1978, receiving an A.B. in Mathematics. She earned her medical degree from the University of Florida in 1982, and served her internship in Internal Medicine at Stanford University Hospital. In 1986 Howard completed a neurology residency at Stanford University Hospital and received her neuromuscular fellowship training at Palo Alto VA Hospital and Stanford University Hospital.

From 1988 – 1991 Howard was a Dana Foundation Fellow in Neuroscience at Stanford University. Howard joined the faculty at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 1991 as assistant professor of Neurology, a position she still holds today. Howard is board certified in Psychiatry and Neurology, as well as Electrodiagnostic Medicine.


Jane E. Howard, M.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology
VA Staff Neurologist
Neuromuscular Disorders
Research: Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Muscular Dystrophy