Christopher H Gibbons, M.D.
|Title||Associate Professor of Neurology|
|Institution||Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center|
|Address||Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr|
Palmer 111 West
One Deaconess Rd
Boston MA 02215
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1997||American Heart Association Research Fellowship|
||MD with Distinction in Immunologic Research|
2003||Chief Resident in Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital|
||Fellowship Award, Peripheral Nerve Society|
2010||Council Member, Autonomic Section of the American Academy of Neurology|
2008||JDRF Career Development Award|
||Board of Directors, American Autonomic Society|
||PJ Dyck Award|
2013||Chair Elect, Autonomic Section of the American Academy of Neurology|
||Chair, Autonomic Section of the American Academy of Neurology|
2014||President Elect, American Autonomic Society|
2015||President, American Autonomic Society|
Dr. Gibbons is an Associate Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and on staff at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr. Gibbons is director of the Joslin Diabetes Center Neuropathy Clinic. He is the director of the Neurocutaneous skin biopsy lab at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Gibbons is currently the Chair for the Autonomic Section of the American Academy of Neurology and President of the American Autonomic Society.
Dr. Gibbons is actively engaged in clinical/translational research and has published extensively on peripheral and autonomic neuropathies. His current areas of research include 1) defining the mechanisms and pathophysiology underlying the development of neuropathy in diabetes and 2) investigating the presence of cutaneous alpha-synuclein in neurodegenerative disorders. Dr. Gibbons has received research funding through the NIH (NINDS), the Goldberg Foundation and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
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