San Francisco, CA


Chief of Staff, Associate Dean; San Francisco VA Healthcare System

Career History

Admiral Pihl Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology/Professor of Public Health Sciences – Medical University of South Carolina; Professor of Neurosciences & Director of the San Diego VA Stroke Program - University of California-San Diego; Associate Professor of Neurology & Director of the Stroke PROTECT Program – University of California-Los Angeles


Master of Science in Clinical Research, University of California-Los Angeles

Master of Advanced Studies in Leadership of Healthcare Organizations, University of California-San Diego

Doctor of Medicine, University of Lagos

Community Involvement

Chair, International Stroke Conference Program; Chair/Member, National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Advisory Council; Member, FDA Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs Advisory Committee; Officer, World Federation of Neurology; Professor, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China; Professor, Favaloro University, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Founding Editor-in-Chief, eNeurologicalSci