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Aaron Miller

  • PROFESSOR Neurology
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  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • MD, New York University

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Jacobi Hospital Center

  • Residency, Neurology
    Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

  • Residency, Neurology
    Bronx Municipal Hospital Center


    Aaron Miller, M.D. is widely recognized as a preeminent MS clinician and has been recruited to direct clinical affairs at the Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for Multiple Sclerosis. In addition, he is Co-Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Care Center at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn.

    Dr. Miller is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Neurology, and serves as Editor of Continuum, the AAN's bi-monthly continuing education publication. He is active in the New York City chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, where he serves as Chairman of the Clinical Advisory Committee.

    He is a past president of the Consortium of MS Centers, and was the first chairman of the Multiple Sclerosis section of the American Academy of Neurology. He has participated in numerous MS clinical trials, and is the principal investigator for several ongoing trials of new treatments at the CGD Center.


  • 2011 -
    Best Doctors
    New York Magazine

  • 1985 - current
    American Academy of Neurology

  • 1979 - 1981
    Teacher-Investigator Award

  • 1968 -
    Alpha omega alpha
    New York University School of Medicine

  • 1964 -
    Phi beta kappa
    Mu chapter of Massachusetts, Brandeis University


Database and Registry

New York State Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (establishing MS registry and database to be used for multiple collaborative projects)


Miller A, Bourdette D, Cohen JA, Coyle PK, Lublin F, Paty DW, Rice GP, Weinstock-Guttman B, editors. Multiple Sclerosis. New York, Continuum; 1999.prettyprintp1-196.

Cutter GR, Baier ML, Rudick RA, Cookfair DL, Fischer JS, Petkau J, Syndulko K, Weinshenker BG, Antel JP, Confavreux C, Ellison GW, Lublin F, Miller A, Rao SM, Reingold S, Thompson A, Willoughby E. Development of a multiple sclerosis functional composite as a clinical trial outcome measure. Brain 1999; 122: 871-882.

Schwid S, Goodman A, Apatoff B, Coyle P, Jacobs L, Krupp L, Miller A, Wende K, Brownscheidle , New York State Multiple Sclerosis Consortium . Are quantitative functional measures more sensitive to worsening MS than traditional measures?. Neurology 2000; 55: 1901-1903.

Miller A. Paroxysmal Disorders. In: Burks JS, Johnson KP, editors. Multiple Sclerosis. Diagnosis, Medical Management and Rehabilitation. New York, Demos Medical Publishing, Inc.; 2000.

Miller A, Herndon RM. Treatment Issues. In: Kalb RC, editor. Multiple Sclerosis. The questions you have-the answers you need. Second New York, Demos Medical Publishing, Inc.; 2000.

Miller A. Clinical Features. In: Cook SD, editor. Handbook of Multiple Sclerosis. Third New York, Marcel Dekker, Inc.; 2001.

Sand IK, Krieger S, Farrell C, Miller AE. Diagnostic uncertainty during the transition to secondary progressive multiple sclerosis. Multiple sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England) 2014 Feb;.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Miller during 2013 and/or 2014. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.


  • Acorda Therapeutics Inc.; Biogen Idec; CVS Caremark; Campbell Alliance Group, Inc.; Gerson Lehrman Group; Novartis; Nuron Biotech Inc.

Scientific Advisory Board:

  • Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; sanofi-aventis

Other Activities: Examples include, but are not limited to, committee participation, data safety monitoring board (DSMB) membership.

  • Pharmaceutical Product Development, Inc. (PPD)

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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