William Tosches, MD, FAAN, has recently been elected National Chairman of General Neurology by the American Academy of Neurology. In 2017, he was awarded the Academy’s Teacher of the Year award for the second time, as Associate Professor of Neurology and Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.
A native of Milford, Dr. Tosches graduated from Milford High School in 1963 and the College of the Holy Cross in 1967. He joined Milford Regional’s active medical staff in 1977 after serving two years in the United States Army. Prior to serving in the armed forces, he graduated from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine where he also performed an internship. Dr. Tosches completed a residency in neurology at Boston University, Boston, MA. He is board certified in neurology.
Dr. Tosches has performed many key administrative roles at Milford Regional including President of the Medical Staff, a member of the Board of Trustees, Chairman, Executive Committee, Chairman, Department of Medicine and Residency – House Staff Committee. He is a former director of the neurology student clerkship at UMass Medical School. Dr. Tosches has published papers on epilepsy and injuries in patients with multiple sclerosis.
Currently, Dr. Tosches is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and the Division Chief of Neurology at Milford Regional. He practices at Greater Milford Neurology, Hopedale, MA.