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Tracey A. Milligan, M.D., M.S.

SquareChair and Professor

Department of Neurology
19 Skyline Drive
Phone: 914-594-2200
Fax: 914-594-2201


  • M.S., Speech-Language Pathology, Emerson College
  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency, Neurology, Massachusetts General/Brigham and Women's Hospitals
  • Fellowship, Neurophysiology/Epilepsy, Massachusetts General/Brigham and Women's Hospitals


  • Barbara J. McNeil Faculty Award for Exceptional Institutional Service, Harvard Medical School


As a practicing clinician-educator, Dr. Milligan focuses her research on best practices in education and on patients with epilepsy and has served on the board of directors of the Epilepsy Foundation of New England and as chair of the Professional Advisory Board.


  • Milligan TA. "Quelling the Area Tempesta: Removal of the Piriform Cortex Improves the Outcomes of Surgery for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy." Epilepsy currents, 23(1), (2022) 23-25. doi: 10.1177/15357597221137410
  • Milligan TA, Yun A, LaFrance WC Jr, et. al. "Neurology residents' education in functional seizures." Epilepsy & behavior reports, 18(), (2021) 100517. doi: 10.1016/j.ebr.2021.100517
  • Milligan TA. "What's in Your Nomogram? Personalized Prognostication of Verbal Memory Decline after Temporal Lobe Resection in Adults With Epilepsy." Epilepsy currents, 22(1), (2021) 41-42. doi: 10.1177/15357597211058270
  • Solomon JM, Bhattacharyya S, Ali AS, et. al. "Randomized Study of Bedside vs Hallway Rounding: Neurology Rounding Study." Neurology, 97(9), (2021) 434-442. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012407
  • Gheihman G, Forester BP, Sharma N, et. al. "Identifying and Analyzing Systems Failures: An Interactive, Experiential Learning Approach to Quality Improvement for Clerkship-Level Medical Students." MedEdPORTAL : the journal of teaching and learning resources, 17(), (2021) 11151. doi: 10.15766/mep_2374-8265.11151
  • Milligan TA. "Epilepsy: A Clinical Overview." The American journal of medicine, 134(7), (2021) 840-847. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.01.038
  • Solomon IH, Ganesh VS, Yu G, et. al. "Fatal Case of Chronic Jamestown Canyon Virus Encephalitis Diagnosed by Metagenomic Sequencing in Patient Receiving Rituximab." Emerging infectious diseases, 27(1), (2021) 238-42. doi: 10.3201/eid2701.203448
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