Jeanie Cote, MD

Clinical Lecturer, Neurology


Jeanie Lynn Cote, MD completed her medical degree at the Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI. She completed a residency in neurology at the University of Michigan. She served as a chief resident during her final year of residency training. Following this she completed a fellowship in multiple sclerosis at the University of Michigan.

Dr. Cote's clinical and research interests focus on the use of immune modulating therapies in the management of CNS neuro-inflammatory disorders including multiple sclerosis, neurosarcoidosis, neuromyelitis optica, and autoimmune encephalitis. Her time is also spent as a Neuro-hospitalist, managing an array of acute neurologic issues in patients warranting hospitalization, including MS relapse, stroke, seizure, neuromuscular crisis and more.

Areas of Interest

Acute inflammatory treatments, Complementary treatments in MS, breastfeeding and the post-partum period in MS.

Clinical Interests

Multiple sclerosis, MS and pregnancy, Neurosarcoidosis, Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO), Neurologic manifestations of rheumatologic disorders, Autoimmune Encephalitides.


Medical School or Training

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2010


  • University of Michigan Health System, Neurology, MI, 2014


  • University of Michigan Health System, Multiple Sclerosis, 2015

Board Certification

  • Neurology