Dr. Hannah R. Briemberg

HBriembergDirector, Neurology Residency Program

Clinical Assistant Professor

Neuromuscular Diseases Unit
8th floor, Diamond Centre
2775 Laurel Street
Vancouver BC Canada V5Z 1M9

Tel:  (604) 875-4247

Research Interest(s):

  • Muscle disease, ALS

Professional Training:

  • 2000 – 2002: Fellowship training in EMG and neuromuscular disease, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard University

  • 1996 – 1999: Neurology residency, Harvard University (Longwood Program)

  • 1995: Internship, Sunnybrook Hospital, University of Toronto

  • 1991 – 1994: Medical school, McMaster University

  • 1983 – 1988: Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, UBC

Academic Positions:

  • 2008 – present: Medical Director, ALS Clinic (GF Strong Rehabilitation Hospital)

  • 2004 – present: Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Neurology (UBC)

  • 2002 – 2004: Instructor in Neurology (Harvard Medical School)

Honours and Awards:

  • Marcel Bertrand Exceptional Support Services Program Award 2009 (awarded from ALS Canada in recognition of the exceptional support provided by the ALS Clinic at GF Strong to the ALS patients it serves)

Board Representation:

  • Medical and scientific advisory committee of Muscular Dystrophy Canada (July 2007-present)