Noah Rosen, MD, director of Northwell Health’s Headache Center in Great Neck, has been appointed to the board of the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS). The American Headache Society (AHS) and the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) nominated Dr. Rosen for the appointment.
The UCNS is a nonprofit organization that accredits training programs in neurologic subspecialties and awards certification to physicians who demonstrate their competence in these subspecialties. UCNS is governed by a Board of distinguished neurologists, which oversees an Accreditation Council and Certification Council.
As a UCNS board member, Dr. Rosen will represent the subspecialty of headache medicine and provide input and oversight to the accreditation and certification process of the specialties under the UCNS – neurocritical care, neuro-oncology, neuroimaging, neural repair and rehabilitation, geriatric neurology, behavioral neurology, autonomic disorders and clinical neuromuscular pathology.
A nationally recognized expert in the treatment of migraine and other headache disorders, Dr. Rosen is board certified by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in neurology, pain management and psychiatry and by the UCNS in headache medicine. In addition to his role as director of Northwell Health’s Headache Center, Dr. Rosen also serves as director of Northwell Health’s Neurology Residency Program and as associate professor of neurology at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell.
Dr. Rosen is a longstanding member of the AAN and AHS, as well as the American Neurological Association and International Headache Society. He has been an invited guest speaker for numerous professional conferences.
A resident member of the Neurology Residency Review Committee of the ACGME over the past 15 years, Dr. Rosen has also served as a neurology clerkship director and headache fellowship director at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. He is currently chair of the Academic Headache Center Consortium of the AHS and is looking forward to furthering the recognition of neurological subspecialty training.
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