Professor James Meschia, MD

Dr Meschia is a vascular neurologist and the Principal Investigator of the 70 centre Siblings with Ischaemic Stroke Study (SWISS) and was Principal Investigator of the five-center Ischaemic Stroke Genetics Study. He is co-PI of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) funded Stroke Genetics Network (SiGN), as well as co-chair of the phenotype committee. He is a founding member of the International Stroke Genetics Consortium (ISGC) and serves as a Section Editor for genetics for the journal Stroke, and is Neurology Section Editor for Mayo Clinical Proceedings.