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Vanderbilt Department of Neurology

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Derek A. Riebau, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology and Associate Director of the Neurology Residency Program and the Medical Neuroscience Course in the School of Medicine at Vanderbilt University

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Dr. Riebau is Assistant Professor of Neurology and Associate Director of the Neurology Residency Program and the Medical Neuroscience Course in the School of Medicine at Vanderbilt University. His research and clinical interests include the prevention and treatment of stroke.

Dr. Riebau graduated with a B.S. from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire in 1997 and earned his M.D. from the University of Wisconsin Medical School at Madison in 2001. He completed his internship with the department of Medicine at Evanston Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. At Vanderbilt University, he completed his residency with the department of Neurology in 2005 and served as the Chief Resident of Neurology from 2004-2005. Subsequently, he completed a Neurovascular fellowship in 2007 and is currently on faculty in the Stroke division.

Dr. Riebau is an outstanding teacher and his honors include Alpha Omega Alpha and twice recipient of the Teacher of the Year award from the neurology residents. He has also received the CANDLE award from the School of Medicine at Vanderbilt University. This honor is given to individuals who have devoted themselves to teaching and mentoring. Recipients are nominated and chosen based upon their positive impact on the lives of physicians-in-training, and are recognized by their students as examples of excellence in medical education.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Derek A. Riebau, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Associate Director of the Neurology Residency Program and the Medical Neuroscience Course in the School of Medicine at Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt Stroke Center
Department of Neurology
A-0118 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2551

Phone: (615) 936-0060
FAX (615) 936-1286

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