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Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology


Program Director:
Neeraj Badjatia, MD

The Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology seeks to identify and implement the best medical practices for acute neurological disorders and promotes compassionate care and respect for patient-centered values.  We aim to develop clinical, experimental, and outcomes research focused on innovative interventions, while training a new generation of intensivists  focused on the resuscitation and recovery of patients with acute injury to the nervous system.

The Division offers comprehensive, expert services for patients with a diverse range of acute neurological disorders including:

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  • Ischemic Stroke
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Encephalitis / Meningitis
  • Severe Neuromuscular Disease (Guillaine-Barré Syndrome, Myasthenia Gravis)
  • Postoperative Neurosurgical Care

Research Interests:

  • Traumatic Brain Injury / Concussion
  • Patient-Centered Outcomes
  • Recovery After Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Neuroimaging in Acute Neurological Disorders
  • Coma Recovery after Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
  • Education through Simulation in Emergency Neurology

Division Faculty: