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

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

Contact Information

Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
676 North St. Clair Street, Ste. 2210
Chicago, IL 60611

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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2015
Gallati, CP; Jain, M; Damania, D; Kanthala, AR; Jain, AR; Koch, GE; Kung, NT; Wang, HZ; Replogle, RE; Jahromi, BS. "64-detector CT angiography within 24 hours after carotid endarterectomy and correlation with postoperative stroke". J Neurosurg. 2015; .
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; .

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