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American Stroke Association/Bugher Foundation

Centers of Excellence in Hemorrhagic Stroke

January 2021 - December 2024

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Research Focus:
American Stroke Association-Bugher Foundation Center for Excellence in Brain Health for Hemorrhagic Stroke

Center Director:
Jonathan Rosand, MD, MSc

Training Director:
Steven Greenberg, MD, PhD


Principal Investigators

  • Susanne van Veluw, PhD
    Mechanisms of Hemorrhagic Stroke after
    Superficial Siderosis

  • Alessandro Biffi, MD
    Race/Ethnicity and Control of Hypertension
    after Intracerebral Hemorrhage

  • Christopher Anderson, MD
    Precision Clinical and Genetic Tools for
    Brain Health in Hemorrhagic Stroke

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Research Focus:
Improving Outcomes of Children with Hemorrhagic Stroke and Brain Arteriovenous Malformations

Center and Training Director:
Heather Fullerton, MD, MAS


Principal Investigators:

  • Helen Kim, PhD, MPH
    Predictors of Growth, Recurrence, and High-Risk Features in Pediatric Brain Arteriovenous Malformation

  • Jarod Roland, MD
    Predicting Outcomes in Pediatric Hemorrhagic Stroke with Personalized Connectomics

  • Christine Fox, MD, MAS and Nomazulu Dlamini, MD, MBBS, MRCPCH, MSc, PhD
    Epidemiology of Pediatric Hemorrhagic Stroke and Arteriovenous Malformations in A Multicenter, International Cohort

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Research Focus:
Yale AHA/Bugher Center of Research Excellence in Hemorrhagic Stroke Prevention & Treatment

Co-Center Director:
Lauren Sansing, MD, MS, FAHA

Co-Center & Training Director:
Kevin Sheth, MD


Principal Investigators:

  • Lauren Sansing, MD, MS, FAHA
    Sympathetic activation, hypertension, and inflammation in experimental intracerebral hemorrhage

  • Kevin Sheth, MD
    Novel Strategies Toward Improved Blood Pressure Management in Survivors of Intracerebral Hemorrhage

  • Guido Falcone, MD, ScD, MPH
    Polygenic Susceptibility to Hypertension in ICH: from Population Studies to Precision Medicine at the Bedside
University of California San Francisco ASA/Bugher Foundation Training Center of Excellence

Research Focus:
ASA/Bugher Foundation Hemorrhagic Stroke Scholars Program: A Centralized Research 

Co-Center Training Director:
Nerissa Ko, MD, MA