Vanderbilt Department of Neurology

Huntington's Disease and Chorea Multidisciplinary Clinic


The Vanderbilt Huntington's and Chorea Clinic offers compassionate, personalized care including family, insurance, and disability support as well as personal and general support groups.



To learn more about clinic and the scheduling process, please contact:

Lauren West, Clinic Coordinator
Phone:  (615) 936-1007
Fax:       (615) 343-3946


HD Team



Dr. Claassen

Dr. HederaDr. Wylie

Daniel Claassen, M.D., M.S.               Peter Hedera, M.D., Ph.D.                Scott Wylie, Ph.D.

Director                                                Co-Director                                       Neuropsychologist

Katherine Eder McDonell, MD: Neurologist

David Isaacs, MD: Neurologist

Elise Bradley, PhD: Neuropsychologist

Carol Rabideau, LCSW: Social Worker

Lisa Hale, LMSW: Social Worker

Vickie Hannig, M.S., CGC: Genetic Counselor

Kellie Carson, RD, LDN, CNSC: Neuroscience Dietician III

Additional Educational Material

Vanderbilt Cinical Neurosciences - The Reporter- By Leslie Hill, Thursday, November 21st, 2013:


HDSA - 29th Annual Convention, June 2014 - Dr. Daniel Claassen - Invited lectures:

  1. http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/49167934
  2. http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/49167962

HDBuzz - Website with information on current research and links to other HD resources

Research Opportunities

Enroll-HD Clinical Observational Trial

If Interested please contact:

Lauren West 

615-937-1007 or lauren.west@vanderbilt.edu

Other clinical trial opportunities:

Olivia Roman

615-875-1182 or olivia.c.roman@vanderbilt.edu

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