Jonathan W. Mink, MD, PhD

Jonathan Mink, MD

Dr. Mink is the Frederick A. Horner Endowed Professor in Pediatric Neurology and Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Pediatrics at the University of Rochester (NY) where he is also Chief of Child Neurology and Vice Chair of Neurology.

Dr. Mink has an active clinical research program focused on Batten Disease and movement disorders in children. Clinically, he specializes in pediatric movement disorders with special interests in dystonia and Tourette Syndrome. He is recognized internationally for his work and clinical expertise in pediatric movement disorders, Batten Disease, and basal ganglia physiology. Dr. Mink was the recipient of the first Dr. Oliver Sacks Award from the Tourette Association of America in recognition for his many contributions to Tourette Syndrome Research, Education, and Advocacy.

Dr. Mink has served on several advisory committees including the National Advisory Council of NINDS and the Pediatric Advisory Committee of the FDA. He is past Chair of the Tourette Association of American Scientific Advisory Board. He serves as an Associate Editor of Neurology and of Continuum. He is currently President of the Child Neurology Society.