In this interactive workshop, Dr. Ayush Batra will cover critical care of the neurologic system during acute COVID-19
Chair: Ass Professor (Dr) Sherry H-Y Chou
Associate Professor of Neurology (Neurocritical Care). Chief of Neurocritical Care in the Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Dr. Sherry Chou is a physician-scientist with expertise in clinical neurology, neurocritical care and vascular neurology and award-winning mentor. Dr. Chou founded and leads the large Global Consortium Study on Neurological Dysfunction in COVID 19 (GCS-NeuroCOVID) and serves as an invited member to the World Health Organization forum on neurological impacts of COVID 19.
Speaker: Dr Ayush Batra, MD
Assistant Professor Department of Neurology (Neurocritical Care) and Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Ayush Batra, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology and Pathology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and practicing Neurocritical Care Physician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL, USA. He completed his neurology training at the combined Brigham and Women’s and Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, in Boston, MA, USA, where he subsequently completed fellowship training in Neurocritical Care. Dr. Batra’s research interests bridge immunology, vascular biology, and neuroscience, and seek to understand inflammation-mediated mechanisms of acute neurologic injury.
-Gain insights into practice in different settings through knowledge exchange with fellow participants