Project Description

Asst. Professor, Yale School of Medicine

Visiting Faculty at Bayan Claremont

Email: hhamid@bayanclaremont.org

Dr. Hamid is the Co-Director of the Veteran Administration (VA) Epilepsy Center of Excellence in West Haven, CT. He has established a Neurobehavioral clinic, where he provides clinical care for veterans who suffer from emotional distress and/or behavioral problems associated with neurological conditions. His research explores psychiatric co-morbidity of neurologic disease. He is currently the primary investigator of a study examining the neurologic substrates of depression in people with epilepsy.

EDUCATION

  • B.A. – University of Michigan (1996)
  • D.O. – Michigan State University (2001)
  • M.P.H. – New York University (2008)
  • M.P.H. – New York University (2008)
  • Residency – New York University, Neurology/Psychiatry (2003 – 2008)
  • Intern – Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, Internal Medicine (2001 – 2002)
  • Fellowship – Yale University School of Medicine, Epilepsy (2008 – 2010)
  • Board Certification – Psychiatry, Board Certified (2009)
  • Board Certification – Neurology, Board Certified (2009)
  • Board Certification – Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry, Board Certified (2012)