Faculty

Igor Koralnik, MD, FAAN, FANA

Dr. Igor Koralnik serves as Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s Archibald Church Professor of Neurology, as well as Chief of the Division of Neuro-Infectious diseases & Global Neurology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Koralnik has leveraged his expertise from the AIDS epidemic to offer insight and conduct research regarding how COVID-19 affects the nervous system. His research team published the first study on the neurological complications in hospitalized COVID-19 patients in the US. In May 2020, Dr. Koralnik also created one of the first Neuro COVID-19 clinics in the country where he and his team investigate, diagnose and manage neurological symptoms of COVID-19 long haulers.