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Ohio State University Regional Coordinating Center

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center | 395 W. 12th Ave. 7th Floor | Columbus OH, 43210 | http://neurology.osu.edu/stroke/index.html

 


At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center our mission is to improve people’s lives through innovation in research, education, and patient care.  The Cerebrovascular and Neurocritical Care Division at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is doing their part by collaborating within the NIH StrokeNet to discover ways to decrease death and disability in patients with ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke through innovative treatments and rehabilitation measures.   In addition our team is dedicated to explore new therapies to determine the best ways to prevent ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke.  It is our personal mission to work hand in hand with the world’s leading research centers to diminish death and disability and to improve patient care and outcomes for all stroke patients.

Michel Torbey
Vice Chairman of Neurology for Hospital Affairs
Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery
Medical Director, Neurovascular Stroke Center
Director, Cerebrovascular and Neurocritical Care Division
The Ohio State University                            
Phone Number: 614-685-6917                                          
Email: Michel.Torbey@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest: (list in order up to 3)         
Management of Acute Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke 
Telestroke, Cerebral edema, Neuroprotection

Jeffrey Caterino, MD
Associate Professor of Emergency and Internal Medicine 
Director of Emergency Medicine Clinical Research
The Ohio State University
Phone: 614-293-3446
Email: Jeffrey.Caterino@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest
Clinical Care for Geriatrics/aging population
Emergency Department Clinical Care of Stroke

John Corrigan, MD
Professor Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Division Director, Rehabilitation and Psychology
The Ohio State University
Phone: 614-293-3830
Email: Corrigan.1@osu.edu
Areas of Interest:
The Impact of Substance use on Recovery
Causes and Effects of Depression
Returning to work after stroke

Diana Greene-Chandos, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Neurology
Director of Neuroscience and Critical Care- Education, Quality and Outreach
Program Director-Neuroscience Critical Care Fellowship
The Ohio State University
Phone: 614-366-5681
Email: Diana.Greene-Chandos@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest:
Stroke in women
Care of Critically Ill Neurosurgical and Neurological Patients
Public Relations and Education

Warren Lo, MD 
Pediatric Neurologist
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Phone: 614-722-4625
Email: Warren.Lo@NationwideChildrens.Org
Areas of Interest: (list in order up to 3)  
Cognitive and behavior outcomes of pediatric stroke
Rehabilitation of pediatric stroke
Costs of pediatric stroke care

Stephen Page, PhD
Associate Professor Health and Rehabilitation
The Ohio State University
Phone:614-292-5490
Email: Stephen.Page@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest:
Stroke rehabilitation
Neuroplasticity
Development of innovative, practical clinical therapies

Eric Sauvageau, MD
Associate Professor Neurological Surgery
Surgical Director Comprehensive Neurovascular Center
The Ohio State University
Phone: 614-366-6572
Email: Eric.Sauvageau@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest:
Cerebrovascular surgery
Endovascular Neurosurgery
Skull Based Surgery
     
Lai Wei PhD
Biostatistical Scientist
The Ohio State University
Phone: 614-293-6449
Email: Lai.Wei@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest:
Designing and Performing Statistical Analyses in Clinical Trials and Adaptive Clinical Trials
Modeling Multiple Measures over Time
Estimation of Sample Size for Time-to-Event Clinical Trials and Mouse Model Experiments
 
Ana Maria Gomez
Research Manager/Clinical Research Coordinator
Phone:   614-366-0805
email: ana.gomez@osumc.edu

Leonard Basobas
Clinical Research Manager
Phone Number:   614-688-6681
email: Leonard.Basobas@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest: (list in order up to 3)   
Regulatory Compliance and Ethics
Stroke and other Brain Injuries
Short and Long Term Stroke Outcomes

Brittani Blazak
Clinical Research Assistant
Phone Number:   614-688-8817
email: Brittani.Blazak@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest: (list in order up to 3)
Stroke Rehabilitation
Imaging Modalities
Acute Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke clinical management
   
Sarah Koch
Clinical Research Assistant
Phone Number:   614-685-9906
email: Sarah.Koch@osumc.edu
Areas of Interest: (list in order up to 3)   
Genetic and other Risk Factors in Stroke and Hemorrhage
Stem Cell Research for Acute Ischemic Stroke
Stroke Prevention
 
Muhammad Nasir
Senior Clinical Research Assistant
Phone Number:   614-293-4975
email: muhammad.nasir@osumc.edu

 
Names and Addresses of affiliated Satellites/Performance Sites:

Nationwide Children’s Hospital
700 Childrens Drive
Columbus OH 43206