FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

DANVILLE, PA -- Neil R. Holland, M.D., has been named director of neurology for Geisinger Health System (GHS). Dr. Holland had been serving as interim director since 2015.

A fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Dr. Holland joined GHS in 2014 as an associate, neurology/neuromuscular medicine at Geisinger’s Neuroscience Institute and served as the system’s northeast regional director of neurology.

He completed both a residency in neurology (1996) and a clinical neurophysiology fellowship (1997) at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and University School of Medicine, Baltimore. He also served an internship in internal medicine at York Hospital in 1998.

Dr. Holland earned a bachelor’s degree in medical microbiology with first class honors in 1988 from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. In 1991, he earned a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the University College London School of Medicine. In 2015, he earned a master’s degree in business administration with focus on medical management from the Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

He has served on the faculty of Oklahoma State and Drexel universities. In 2015, he was appointed clinical professor of medicine (neurology) at The Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, and as a clinical associate professor, internal medicine (neurology, volunteer) at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Holland is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, the American College of Physician Executives and the AAN Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Class. Prior to joining Geisinger, Dr. Holland was section chief, neurology at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, N.J.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Holland, call 800-275-6401.

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