Elizabeth Wells, MD Neurologist | Director, Inpatient Neurology

Bio

Biography

Dr. Wells is a graduate of Harvard University, the George Washington University Medical School, and the NIH/Duke Masters in Clinical Research program, and she completed her pediatrics and neurology training at Children's National, with a special focus in neuro-oncology. She is the Medical Director of Inpatient Neurology, emphasizing safety and quality.

Dr. Wells serves as a pediatric neurologist in the Brain Tumor Institute and co-leads the brain tumor long term survivors' clinic. Her research investigates neurologic effects of cancer treatment. Dr. Wells also directs a multidisciplinary clinic and associated research program for paraneoplastic and nonparaneoplastic autoimmune encephalitis and is co-leading national efforts to develop standardized outcome measures  and better treatments.

Specialties

Specialties

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Child Neurology, 2011
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2008
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 2007
    Children's National Medical Center
  • MD, 2006
    George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • MHS, 2002
    Duke University
  • AB, 1999
    Harvard University
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