Babak S. Jahromi, M.D., Ph.D.

Babak S. Jahromi, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 670
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-2751
Fax: (585) 276-2663

Professional Bio

Dr. Jahromi is the Surgical Director of the URMC Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center and an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Imaging Sciences. Dr. Jahromi holds a double fellowship in endovascular and cerebrovascular surgery. He has received the highest awards for neurological research in Canada, from the University of Toronto, the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, and the Canadian Neurological Society.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Healthcare Achievement Award | Rochester Business Journal | Rochester, NY 2014
"Top Gun Award" | Department of Neurosurgery | University of Rochester Medical Center 2010
Teaching Award | Department of Imaging Sciences | University of Rochester Medical Center 2009
H. Ginsburg Prize | Dept. of Neurobiology, Pharmacology & Physiology; Univ. Chicago | Chicago, IL 2004
Morley Prize (1st prize; Basic Neurosurgey Research) | University of Toronto 2004
K.G. McKenzie Prize (1st prize; Basic Neurosurgery Research) | Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons; Canad. Neurosurgical Soc 2004
Morley Prize | University of Toronto | Toronto, Canada 2004
Best Poster; 10th Annual Charles Huggins Research Conference | University of Toronto 2003
Horsey Prize; (1st Prize; Clinical Neurosurgery Research) | University of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1998
Honors List, Class of 1995 | Faculty of Medicine | University of Toronto 1995
Best Abstract in Session | Clinical Research Society of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1993
1st prize; Medical Student Research Competition; University of Toronto | George Brown Memorial Award | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1993
Research Scholarship | Medical Research Council of Canada 1993
Research Scholarship | Medical Research Council of Canada 1992
J. E. Beal II Award (Best Paper in Neuroscience) | 33rd National Student Research Forum | Galveston, TX 1992
1st Prize, Medical Student Research Competition, Univ. of Toronto | George Brown Memorial Award | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1992
Merck Frosst Award (Best Undergraduate Paper) | Clinical Research Society of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1992
Upjohn Canada Award (Best Talk, 12th Annual FIPP Symposium) | Faculty of Medicine, Univ. of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1992
Summer Research Scholarship, Life Sciences Program | Dept. of Physiology, University of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1991
J.A. & C.P. Dickson Scholarship | Faculty of Arts & Science, University of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1991
Faculty Scholar | Faculty of Arts & Science, University of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1991
Faculty Scholar | Faculty of Arts & Science, University of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canaca 1990
A. Shepard Memorial Scholarship | Faculty of Arts & Science, University of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1990
M.H. Beatty Admissiion Scholarship | Faculty of Arts & Science, University of Toronto | Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1989 - 1992
Canada Scholarship | Government of Canada | Ottawa, Canada 1989 - 1991
Ontario Scholar | Ontario, Canada 1989

Recent Journal Articles

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2014
Mangla, R; Ekhom, S; Jahromi, BS; Almast, J; Mangla, M; Westesson, PL. "CT perfusion in acute stroke: Know the mimics, potential pitfalls, artifacts, and technical errors". Emerg Radiol. 2014; 21(1): 49-65.
2014
Aviv, RI; Kelly, AG; Jahromi, BS; Benesch, CG; Young, KC. "The cost-utility of CT angiography and conventional angiography for people presenting with intracerebral hemorrhage". PLoS One. 2014; 9(5).
2014
Jain, M; Damania, D; Jain, AR; Kanthala, AR; Stead, LG; Jahromi, BS. "Does prolonged length of stay in the Emergency Department affect outcome for stroke patients?". West J Emerg Med. 2014; 15(3): 267-275.
2014
Jain, M; Jain, A; Yerragondu, M; Brown, RD; Rabinstein, AA; Jahromi, BS; Vaidyanathan, L; Blyth B; Stead, LG. "The triglyceride paradox in stroke survivors: a prospective study". Neurosci J. 2014; .
2014
Gallati, CP; Jain, M; Damania, D; Kanthala, AR; Jain, AR; Koch, GE; Kung, NTM; Wang, HZ; Replogle, RE; Jahromi, BS. "64-Detector CTA within 24-Hours after carotid endarterectomy with postoperative stroke". J Neurosurg. 2014; .

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD)
Assistant Professor - Department of Neurology (SMD)

Specialties

Neurological Surgery - Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada

Education

PhD | Pharmacology | University of Chicago2003
MD | Medicine | University of Toronto1995
Biophysics | Faculty of Arts & Science; University of TorontoAttended 1989 - 1991

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at SUNY at Buffalo Grad Medical-Dental Education Cons07/01/2006 - 6/30/2008
Fellowship at University of Miami Hospital and Clinics07/01/2005 - 6/30/2006
Residency in Neurological Surgery at University of Toronto07/01/2003 - 6/30/2005
Residency in Neurological Surgery at University of Toronto07/01/1995 - 6/30/1999