Rana Zabad, M.D.

Rana Zabad, M.D.Associate Professor - Department of Neurological Sciences
Director – Multiple Sclerosis Program

Clinical Practice:
Academic Office:
4242 Farnam Street, Suite 650
North Doctor's Tower
Omaha, NE 68131
Phone: 402-559-8600
Fax: 402-559-3545

988440 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-8440
Phone: 402-559-9953
Fax: 402-559-3341

Administrative Assistant:
Crystal Upshaw 402-559-6591

Education:
American University of Beirut, Bachelor of Sciences (1988-1991)
St. Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon, Medical Diploma (1991-1998)
Sinai-Grace Hospital, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Internship (1998-1999)
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Neurology Residency (1999-2002)
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta Canada, MS/Neuroimmunology Fellowship (2002-2005)

Hospital Appointments:
University of Nebraska Medical Center
VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System

Interests:
Multiple Sclerosis/Neuroimmunology, neurosarcoidosis, CNS vasculitis, autoimmune diseases affecting the brain.

Biographical Sketch:
Dr. Rana K. Zabad is an Associate Professor and Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center since October 2008. Dr. Zabad received her medical degree from St. Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon, completed her internship and neurology residency at the Detroit Medical Center, Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. She further went for a fellowship in MS Neuroimmunology for 3 years at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta, Canada under the mentorship of Drs. Luanne Metz and Wee Yong. Dr. Zabad is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Medical Association, National MS Society, Nebraska Chapter, the Consortium of MS centers, the United Leukodystrophy Foundation and the International Association of Health Care professionals. Dr. Zabad is a receiver of the Who’s Who award in Medicine in 2002.