David Bartoszek, M.D.

David M Bartoszek, M.D.

Name: David M Bartoszek, M.D.

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Associate Clerkship Director
Faculty Rank: 
Clinical Assistant Professor
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD

Research Interests:
Neuromuscular Disease
Educational Research

Office Phone: 
(301) 295-9683


BS Biology: LeMoyne College, Syracuse, NY. 1978
MD: USUHS, 1982
Internship: Internal Medicine, WRAMC 1983
Residency: Neurology, 1986
Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology, 1987

Board Certified in Neurology, 1987.

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

  • Chief, Neurology Department Walter Reed National Military Medical Center August 2011 – May 2013
  • Chief, Integrated Neurology Department Walter Reed Army Medical Center/ National Naval Medical Center Dec 2007 – August 2011
  • MILITARY AWARDS: Legion of Merit Meritorious Service Medal (2 awards) Army Commendation Medal Army Superior Unit Award (2 awards) National Defense Service Medal (2 awards) Global War on Terrorism Service Medal Army Service Ribbon
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1982
  • National Capital Consortium Neurology Teacher of the Year, 2007
  • Hebert School of Medicine Impact Award, 2015
  • Hebert School of Medicine Impact Award, 2016
  • Vaccine Health Center, Neurology Consultant, 2004-Present


  • Gunderson CH, Bartoszek DM. Introduction to Clinical Reasoning: Neurology In: Durning SJ, Magee C, Roy M, eds. Teaching Clinical Reasoning Curriculum & Web Extras: American College of Physicians; 2015:12:11-22.
  • Simon JH, Jacobs LD, Campion M, et al. Magnetic resonance studies of intramuscular interferon beta 1a for relapsing multiple sclerosis. The Multiple Sclerosis Collaborative Research Group. Annals of Neurology 1998;43:79 87.
  • Rudick, R. A., Simonian, N. A., Alam, J. A., Campion, M., Scaramucci, J. O., Jones, W., Coats, M. E., Goodkin, D. E., Weinstock Guttman, B., Herndon, R. M., Mass, M. K., Richert, J. R., Salazar, A. M., Munschauer, F. E., Cookfair, D. L., Simon, J. H., Jacobs, L. D., and MSCRG. Incidence and significance of neutralizing antibodies to interferon beta 1a in multiple sclerosis. Neurology 50, 1266 1272. 1998.
  • Rudick R, Goodkin D, Jacobs L, et al. and Multiple Sclerosis Research Group: Impact of interferon beta 1a on neurologic disability in relapsing multiple sclerosis. Neurology 1997;49:358 363.
  • Jacobs LD, Cookfair DL, Rudick RA, Herndon RM, Richert JR, Salazar AM, Fischer JS, Goodkin DE, Granger CV, Simon JH, Alam JJ, Bartoszek DM, et al and the Multiple Sclerosis Research Group (Examining Physician at Walter Reed AMC): Intramuscular Interferon beta-1a for Disease Progression in Exacerbating-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis. Ann Neurology 1996; 39: 285-94.
  • Jabbari B, Van Nostrand D, Gunderson DH, Bartoszek D, Mitchell M, Lombardo M, Citrin C, Sherman J: EEG and Neuroimaging Localization in Partial Epilepsy. EEG & Clin Neur 79: 108-113, 1991.
  • Cuetter AC, Bartoszek DM: The Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: Controversies, overdiagnosis, overtreatment, and recommendations for management. Muscle Nerve 12: 410-419, 1989.
  • Jabbari B, Van Nostrand D, Bartoszek D, Sinoff S, Nagorski L, Anderson R: Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography (SPECT) in Complex Partial Epilepsy: Comparison with MRI, CT, and EEG. Neuro 37 (suppl 1): 91, 1987.
  • Jabbari B, Gunderson CH, Wippold E, Citrin C, Bartoszek D, Hosey J: Comparison of the Yield of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography in Partial Complex Epilepsy. Neuro 35 (suppl 1): 226, 1985.