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Dr. Samaniego elected as Member-at-Large on the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery (SNIS) Board of Directors. This is a 1-year position is given to the top interventional neurologist in the country to help leading the society and advocate for the interventional neurology community.
"University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics has received the American Heart Association’s Get with the Guidelines®—Stroke Gold quality achievement award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines."
Nandakumar Narayanan, MD, PhD, and Terence Moriarty, PhD, discuss their experience collaborating through the FUTURE in Biomedicine program.
Dr. Enrique Leira is featured in an article regarding the discovery of better stroke treatment options.
Dr. Samaniego speaks on how to recognize the signs of stroke.
Dr. Zhang wins INI Williams-Cannon Fellowship for neurodegeneration research
In Chicago on April 22, 2023, Michael Shy, MD was elected to the Association of American Physicians. This is an honor achieved by only a small number of physicians on the basis of their accomplishments in their medical field. Congratulations Dr Shy!
Jan Wessel awarded Iowa Mid-Career Faculty Scholar Award.
UI stroke researchers led by Enrique Leira, MD, professor of neurology, and neurosurgery, and Anil Chauhan, PhD, professor of internal medicine, contributed the winning therapy in the rigorous pre-clinical Stroke Preclinical Assessment Network (SPAN) trial for testing cerebroprotective stroke treatments.