Director, Clinical Outcomes Core
Professor of Neurology
Dr Ned Sacktor received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He then completed a residency in neurology at the Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. He went on to complete a behavioral neurology fellowship at the same institution.
Now a Professor of Neurology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Dr Sacktor focuses on general neurology with a special interest in dementia and behavioral neurology. His research focuses primarily on the cognitive manifestations of HIV infection. These investigations include clinical, epidemiological and neuroimaging studies. He also focuses on trials of therapeutic agents for the treatment of HIV-associated dementia.