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Krish Sathian, MD, PhD

Department of Neurology, Rehabilitation Medicine and Psychology

Medical Director
Center for Systems Imaging

Phone: 404-727-1366

Fax: 404-727-3157


Mailing Address:
Department of Neurology
Emory University School of Medicine
101 Woodruff Circle, WMRB-6000
Atlanta, GA 30322


Dr. Sathian, the Medical Director of CSI, is Professor of Neurology, Rehabilitation Medicine and Psychology at Emory University, and also Executive Director of the Rehabilitation R&D Center of Excellence at the Atlanta VAMC. He is a neurologist with special interest in neurorehabilitation. He obtained medical training from Christian Medical College, Vellore, India; a PhD in neuroscience from the University of Melbourne, Australia; and did his residency in neurology at the University of Chicago. His research, which is funded by the National Institutes of Health and the Veterans Administration, focusses on multisensory perception and cognitive rehabilitation and relies heavily on functional neuroimaging. He received the Albert Levy Award in 2001 for the best scientific publication by a faculty member at Emory.