Dr John W Cole, MD, MS

Dr Cole is an Associate Professor of Neurology at University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, USA. His research focuses on understanding stroke etiology through epidemiologic and genetic approaches that lead to the development of new preventative strategies; development of new drugs for stroke prevention, as well as using genetic testing to identify high risk individuals for personalised stroke risk factor modification; research also focuses upon stroke risk as mediated through genetic predisposition and environmental factors, including cigarette smoking and infectious etiologies among others.