Dr. Brant-Zawadzki is a senior physician executive, Hoag, and the Ron and
Sandi Simon Executive Medical Director Endowed Chair, Hoag Neurosciences
Institute. He also serves as an Adjunct Clinical Professor in Neuroradiology
at Stanford University. Dr. Brant-Zawadzki earned his undergraduate degree
from Stanford University and his medical degree from the University of
Cincinnati College of Medicine, where he received the Hoffheimer prize
awarded to the top graduating medical student.
He trained in radiology and neuroradiology at Stanford University Medical
Center. He then spent six years as a full-time Professor on the Neuroradiology
faculty at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center,
focusing on MRI development, stroke diagnosis and endovascular neurointerventional
techniques. Dr. Brant-Zawadzki has authored and co-authored more than
250 papers in professional journals, 17 textbooks, and numerous book chapters.
In 1989, he was elected to the Fellowship of the American College of Radiology.
In 1993, he received the special Gold Medal from the Society of Magnetic
Resonance in Medicine for outstanding pioneering achievements in that