Charbel Moussa, MBBS, PhD, Faculty
Charbel Moussa, MBBS, PhD is an Associate Professor of Neurology at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC with several years of experience in geriatric neurology. He received his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Sydney, Australia. He is the Director, Neurosciences Grand Rounds dedicating a large amount of the lecture series and didactic sessions to Lewy body dementia, alpha-synucleinopathies and neurodegeneration. He is also the Director of the Lewy Body Dementia Research Center at the National Parkinson’s Foundation Center. He is Scientific and Clinical Research Director of Georgetown University Medical Center’s Translational Neurotherapeutics Program (TNP) that investigates several diseases including movement disorders, ALS and the dementias. He focuses on pre-clinical work at the Laboratory for Dementia and Parkinsonism at Georgetown University and directs a vibrant clinical research program that spans the entire spectrum from regulatory approval to design, writing, and execution of phase I and II clinical trials.