Director, UCLA Stroke Center
Professor of Neurology, University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California, United States
David is Professor of Neurology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where he is Director of the UCLA Stroke Center. He is Director of the Neurovascular Imaging Research Core, leading global efforts to advance data science and precision medicine of stroke imaging for prevention, acute therapies and recovery after stroke.
He is Director of the UCLA Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory and Director of the UCLA Vascular Neurology Residency Program, training the next generation of vascular neurologists.
After his residency, he completed a fellowship in stroke and cerebrovascular disease at UCLA and subsequently joined the faculty in the Departments of Neurology and Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania. He has advanced education, research and clinical care of stroke at UCLA since 2004. As Director of the Neurovascular Imaging Research Core, he runs an angiography and imaging core laboratory with extensive experience over 2 decades of multicenter and global stroke trials, largescale registries and many other stroke studies. He currently serves as a member of the WSO Board of Directors, volunteering his experience and interests in advancing stroke care around the world. He directs the annual International Symposium on Collaterals to the Brain (www.collateralperfusion.org) where a diverse array of colleagues and collaborators meet in person and remotely from around the world to advance the science and practice of hemodynamics in cerebrovascular health. Other leadership roles currently include his position as President of the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN) and Past-President of the American Society of Neuroimaging (ASN).
Saturday, July 17, 2021
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM ET