Dr. Kelly received his M.D. degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He has completed a neurology residency and a Vascular Neurology (Stroke) Fellowship, both at Rochester. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Neurology at URMC and Director of the New York State Primary Stroke Center at Highland Hospital. He has research interests in improving quality of care for stroke patients, medical decision making in severe stroke, and neurology resident education.