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Philip B. Gorelick

Philip B. Gorelick, M.D., M.P.H, F.A.C.P.
Hauenstein Neuroscience Center, Saint Mary’s Health Care

Dr. Philip B. Gorelick is the Medical Director of the Hauenstein Neuroscience Center (February 6, 2012-present), Professor, Translational Science and Molecular Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, and previously was the John S. Garvin Professor and Head, Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago (2003-Jan. 2012) and Jannotta Presidential Professor in the Department or Neurosciences, Rush University.

Subjects: Medicine


Dr. Gorelick has numerous publications in the areas of stroke prevention and risk factor identification, vascular dementia, and stroke in African Americans. He received continuous funding from the US National Institute of Health (NIH) from1987-2005 and led two important NIH initiatives, The African American Antiplatelet Stroke Prevention Study, a recurrent stroke prevention clinical trial, and Risk Markers for Dementia After Stroke, an advanced imaging study to determine epidemiologic and MRI markers for vascular dementia and vascular cognitive impairment. Dr. Gorelick has served as an advisory to the NINDS/NIH, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and US FDA. He is Editor-in-Chief Emeritus of Neuroepidemiology; a member of the Editorial Board of Stroke; a recipient of the National Stroke Association (NSA) Visionary in Practice Society Award 2000, the William Feinberg Excellence in Clinical Stroke Award 2004, the Golden Apple and AOA Teacher of the Year Awards; past Chair of the NSA Stroke Prevention Advisory Board and a past member of the Board of Directors of the Midwest Affiliate of the American Heart Association; and a recipient of a Good Housekeeping Citation for one of the top US stroke physicians. Also, Dr. Gorelick has been awarded the Gainey Lectureship at Mayo Clinic in 2005 and the Henry Barnett Lectureship in Canada in 2005, and has been the Chair of the International Stroke Conference of the American Heart Association; a member of the American Stroke Association Stroke Advisory Board; and a member of the National Stroke Association Board of Directors. Finally, Dr. Gorelick is lead editor of Hankey's Clinical Neurology (2nd Edition, 2014, CRC Press), Co-Editor of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease (2014, Cambridge University Press), and one of the Editors of the upcoming edition of Warlow's Stroke.  

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College of Medicine at Chicago

Philip B. Gorelick, MD MPH FACP

Published: Jun 18, 2014 by College of Medicine at Chicago
Authors: Dr. Philip B. Gorelick
Subjects: Medicine

Dr. Philip B. Gorelick is the John S. Garvin Professor and Head, Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, and Director of Stroke Research at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago.


VIDEO: Dr. Philip Gorelick, MD

Published: Jun 18, 2014 by Vitals
Authors: Dr. Philip Gorelick, MD
Subjects: Medicine

Meet Doctor Philip B Gorelick. Here are his vitals: He's board certified, specializing in Neurology with expertise in several areas. Doctor Gorelick is a highly experienced doctor, with 31 years of practice in the field He has won Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™. Is affiliated with these top rated hospitals. Graduated from Loyola University Chicago. He completed his fellowship at Michael Reese Hospital in 1982. Doctor Gorelick is a published author, having articles in peer reviewed journals.


Interview with Dr. Philip B. Gorelick, 2014 ISC Moderator

Published: Dec 15, 2013

AHA TV interviewed 2014 International Stroke Conference Moderator, Dr. Philip B. Gorelick. [San Diego, USA]