Dr. Albert Mark Galaburda MD Neurologist

Dr. Albert Galaburda is a neurologist in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Galaburda accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 82 doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and one of 83 at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Neurology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Clinical Interests: Behavioral Neurology, Functional Laterality, Cerebral Cortex, Cerebral Dominance, Dyslexia, Neurons, Brain, Mice, Brain Mapping

Hospital Affiliation

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Boston Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1974

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Neurology, 1974 - 1976

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1971

Harvard University
Other Training, 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 39 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 37 years in Neurology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Harold Amos Award, Harvard Medical School

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Psiquiatria y Neurologia de la Infancia y Adolescencia

Neuronal Plasticity Prize, IPSEN Foundation

The 2nd Annual Harvard Medical/Dental School Award for Excellence in Mentoring - Nomination, Harvard Medical/Dental School

Fellow, American Academy of Neurology

Fellow, The Royal Society of Medicine

Guest of Honor, IPSEN Foundation Dinner-Dabate Series

Scientist of the Year, Association for Children with Learning Disabilities (now Learning Disorders Association)

Elected to Membership, International Neuropsychological Symposium

Elected to Membership, American Neurological Association

Neurosurgery and Psychiatry Award, Chilean Society of Neurology

Pattison Prize in Neuroscience

Founders Council, Rodin Remediation Foundation

Orton Dyslexia Society Research Award, The Orton Dyslexia Society

Publications & Presentations

Genes, the Brain, and Dyslexia: Recent Findings on shRNA and KO models, Invited Lecture
2011 1 1

How does brain research explain dyslexia?, Invited Lecture
2011 1 1

De los Genes a la Conducta, Invited Lecture
2011 1 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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