Dr. Brant-Zawadzki is the first Executive Medical Director of the Neurosciences
Institute at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach, California,
and holds the Ron and Sandi Simon Endowed Chair. 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 field.
Dr. Brant-Zawadzki lectures nationally and internationally, and consults
in the fields of imaging, pharmaceutical, informatics and health care
policy. He is a member of multiple professional societies and their Executive
Committees, and sat on the Task Force on Clinical Guidelines for the North
American Spine Society. He serves, or has served, on the editorial board
of numerous professional publications including JAMA (Journal of the American
Medical Association), the American Journal of Neuroradiology, and the
Journal of the American College of Radiology.