ABOUT THE EXPERT

Sara Hocker,

MD, FAAN

Professor of Neurology
Hospital Practice Chair, Department of Neurology
Chair, Division of Neurocritical Care and Hospital Neurology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 

Sara Hocker, MD, FAAN, is professor of neurology and chair of the Division of Neurocritical Care and Hospital Neurology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. She also serves as hospital practice chair for the Department of Neurology. She completed her medical school training at the University of Kansas Medical Center followed by a neurology residency at Loyola University and a neurocritical care fellowship at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine. Dr Hocker’s research interests include improving outcomes in status epilepticus and the application of simulation tools to teach acute neurology.

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