Danielle K. McBrian, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC
Danielle K. McBrian, MD

Dr. McBrian is an Assistant Professor of Neurology in the Division of Child Neurology.

Dr. McBrian grew up in New Jersey where she graduated with honors from Rutgers College, in New Brunswick. Subsequently she attended medical school at Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University graduating in 2002. She completed a pediatric residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in 2004 at which time she returned to Columbia University to complete fellowships in Child Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology. She is a diplomate of the ABPN in child neurology.

Dr. McBrian has a special interest in the treatment of epileptic encephalopathies of infancy and childhood, intractable epilepsy amenable to epilepsy surgery, and use of dietary therapy to manage intractable epilepsy.

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Child Neurology
    Division of Epilepsy and Sleep

Education and Training

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • 2002 Columbia University College of Physician & Surgeon
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: 2004 Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: 2007 NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical C

Centers / Institutes / Programs

  • Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center (Adult and Pediatric)

Lab Locations

  • CUMC/Harkness Pavilion

    180 Fort Washington Avenue
    New York, NY 10032
    (212) 342-6865