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Richard Tenser, MD, Neurology, Hershey, PA


Neurology Hershey, PA

Neuroimmunology/Multiple Sclerosis

Professor, Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

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  • I am a board certified Neurologist. My research expertise is in the study of viral infections of the nervous system, particularly herpesviruses. My clinical areas of interest include multiple sclerosis and inflammatory illnesses of the nervous system.

Education & Training

  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Yale-New Haven HospitalFellowship, Virology, 1974 - 1976
  • Yale-New Haven Medical Center
    Yale-New Haven Medical CenterResidency, Neurology, 1971 - 1972
  • Albany Medical Center
    Albany Medical CenterInternship, Transitional Year, 1968 - 1969
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
    SUNY Upstate Medical UniversityClass of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1976 - 2024
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Jacob Javits Neuroscience Award National Institutes of Health, 1984-1991

Publications & Presentations


Grant Support

  • Latent Virus Infection And ReactivationNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1985–1995