Clinical Profile

Sam Maiser, MD, is the Chair of Neurology and Medical Director of the ALS Center of Excellence at Hennepin Healthcare.

In addition to his work at Hennepin Healthcare, Dr. Maiser also teaches as an Associate Professor of Medicine and Neurology at the University of Minnesota (U of M), which is where he attended medical school. He also completed a neurology residency and Clinical Neurophysiology at the U of MN and a fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He is board certified in all three specialties. His main research focus is studying Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), including multi-center clinical drug trials.