David  McCollum

David McCollum, MD

Division:
General Neurology Appointment
Department:
Neurology
Primary Location:

PO Box 800394

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Directions
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Neurology
Clinical Practice:
Neurology Services
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

David McCollum, MD, is an assistant professor of neurology at UVA. He was born in Austin, TX, and graduated high school in Pflugerville, TX. He received his M.D. from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and completed residency training at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Florida. He has spent the last three years in private practice as a neurohospitalist in Mississippi where he assisted in the development of an active stroke program, which earned advanced certification for primary stroke centers by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.

McCollum is an active member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and currently serves on the BrainPAC executive committee and the AAN delegation to the American Medical Association. His professional interests include improving hospital processes, acute neurology and neurologic care and advocating for neurology and patients with neurologic diseases. He is board certified in general neurology.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, running, basketball, college football and reading about cognitive psychology.

Awards
  • 2018 Best Bedside Manner Awards, OurHealth Charlottesville and Shenandoah Valley Magazine; Third Place, Neurology 
Education
Primary:
University of Texas
Residency:
Mayo Clinic