Education
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Certifications
Neurology
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Neuromuscular Medicine
Residencies
The George Washington University- Neurology
Fellowships
The George Washington University- Neurophysiology(EMG)
Clinical / Research Interests
ALS
Neuromuscular Disease
Biography

Elham Bayat, MD, is an assistant professor of neurology and Director of the ALS Clinic at The George Washington University & The GW Medical Faculty Associates. Dr. Bayat is triple board-certified in neurology, electrodiagnostic medicine, and neuromuscular medicine. She received her medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences. Dr. Bayat conducted clinical research at the NIH, NIEHS and FDA in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Bayat completed her neurology residency at The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences,  where she performed as a chief neurology resident.  She then went on to complete her clinical neurophysiology fellowship, which also included EMG and neuromuscular disorders, at The George Washington University.

Dr. Bayat’s clinical interests include neuromuscular disorders, ALS, EMG and Botox.

Clinical Trials

This is a Phase 3, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of reldesemtiv in patients aged 18 to 80 with ALS to assess the effect of reldesemtiv versus placebo on functional outcomes in ALS