Richard Johnson

  • Eisenhower Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

  • Departmental Affiliation(s):

    Molecular Microbiology and Immunology (Joint)
    School of Medicine (Primary)

    Contact Information

    600 N. Wolfe Street
    Pathology 627
    Baltimore , Maryland   21287
    US        

    410-614-5835
    41- 614-8585

    Education

    MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 1956

    Overview

    Dr. Johnson is the Eisenhower Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. He is a graduate of the University of Colorado School of Medicine and completed his Neurology training at The Massachusetts General Hospital. Much of his career, which has now spanned almost four decades, has focused on synthesizing the previously separate fields of neurology and virology. He is internationally known for his knowledge and expertise in infectious and immune-mediated disorders of the nervous system, including multiple sclerosis.

    Research Interests

    neurology and virology nervous system multiple sclerosis