The Kistler Center is located in an adjoining building to the Mass General Center for Human Genetic Research, and both are across the street from the main hospital buildings of Mass General, facilitating easy and rapid access to patients in the Emergency Departments, on the hospital floors and in outpatient offices. The office suite has ample space for faculty, fellows, imaging scientists, research coordinators, and administrative staff. The Center also houses dedicated workstations for the analysis of neuroimaging data and a state-of-the-art conference room with video conferencing capabilities.

J. Philip Kistler, MD

Dr. Kistler was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2006. He was credited for the use of MRI imaging in cerebrovascular disease, which changed the practice of medicine. His more than 77 writings on acute stroke care have been published in many scientific reports. Being P.I. of the BAATAF trial, he provided critical data on the efficacy of warfarin for reducing risk of ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation.