National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, GR
Prof Georgios Tsivgoulis M.D., Ph.D., MSc, FESO, FEAN is Professor of Neurology and Vice-Chairman in the Department of Neurology at the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Medicine in Greece. He is the Divisional Director of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Director of the Neurosonology Laboratory and Director of Residential Training and the Cerebrovascular Fellowship Program. He is also a Visiting Professor of Neurology and Director of Stroke Research, in the Department of Neurology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, TN. His research interests focus on acute reperfusion therapies in acute ischaemic stroke, applications of neurosonology in cerebrovascular diseases, secondary stroke prevention, and clinical trial methodology. Prof Tsivgoulis serves on the board of Directors for the European Stroke Organization (ESO) and is the Chair of the International Liaison Committee (ESO). Prof Tsivgoulis has published more than 300 original papers and 11 chapters in international medical journals in the field of cerebrovascular diseases.