Stefanie Geisler MD

Washington University in St. Louis

Dr. Stefanie Geisler is a board certified Neurologist with subspecialty certification in Neuromuscular Medicine. She received her MD from the Charite, the Medical School of the Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany. She then completed the residency program in neurology, followed by the neuromuscle fellowship, both at Washington University in Saint Louis. During residency, she joined the laboratory of Aaron DiAntonio (Developmental Biology). There and in collaboration with Jeffrey Milbrandt (Genetics) she developed her current interest in molecular mechanisms in peripheral neuropathies, which she presently continues to investigate in her laboratory in the Department of Neurology at Washington University. For her work, she received the Wolfe Neuropathy Research Prize 2018 from the American Neurological Association.