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Cerebrovascular and Neurocognitive Research Group  

Associated Core

Stroke Biomarker Core


Neuroimaging Core


Human Studies Core

Core Lead



Giovanni Schifitto



Core Functions

Support investigators in the  collection, processing, storage, and analyses of clinical specimens for stroke biomarker and related studies


Support investigators in evaluating pathomechanisms of chronic cerebrovascular disease and sequelae of acute cerebrovascular events using imaging approaches.


Support investigations in the development and execution of clinical trials related to the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic cerebrovascular disease

Program manager

Landa Prifti


Nasir Uddin


Jill Guary

Associated Faculty/Staff

Sara Knowlden, Yinghui Li


Gillian Crysler, Teresa Oh


Emily Prentiss