David M. Simpson, MD

David M. Simpson, MD, is Professor of Neurology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, NY, USA and Director of the Department of Clinical Neurophysiology and the Neuro-AIDS Research Program at Mount Sinai Medical Center.

An author of over 325 publications, Dr. Simpson is the lead author of the Report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Committee of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) assessing botulinum neurotoxin for the treatment of spasticity. He is the principal investigator for many studies, including research into the treatment of neuropathic pain in patients with painful neuropathy and treatment of spasticity with botulinum toxin.

Dr. Simpson is a member of the American Neurological Association and the American Pain Society. He is a Fellow of the AAN, the American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and the Royal College of Physicians. He is on the editorial board of AIDS Patient Care and Current HIV/AIDS Reports.