The good news is that most strokes are preventable, treatable and beatable, says Natalia Rost, MD, MPH, Chief of the Stroke Division.
Natalia Rost, MD
Natalia Rost, MD
Chief, Stroke Division, Department of Neurology
Associate Director, MGH Comprehensive Stroke Center
Professor, Harvard Medical School
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Mass General Vascular Center: Stroke Service
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Wang Ambulatory Care Center
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Boston, MA 02114
- MD, Boston University School of Medicine
- MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
- Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital*
- Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital*
American Board Certifications
- Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- Vascular Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
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Dr. Rost dedicated her professional career to clinical care of stroke patients and reducing the burden of post-stroke disability through creative approaches to clinical investigation. Her research interests and expertise are in the field of neuroimaging of cerebrovascular disease, genetics and genomics of stroke, and outcome prediction in patients with acute stroke. Dr. Rost has received her Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health in 2011
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