Education / Training

One of the main missions of the Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases is to expand training opportunities in stroke and cerebrovascular diseases across the various schools of UT Health.  The Institute strives to provide students and fellows with an atmosphere of growth and mentorship throughout their careers in Cerebrovascular Neurology.  Educational opportunities are currently available for Medical Students, Nursing Students, and Physicians. These opportunities includes the following:

For Medical Students:

  • Additional elective opportunities specifically in Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Research opportunities

For Physicians:

  • ACGME Accredited Fellowship in Vascular Neurology
  • Texas Medical Board Accredited Fellowship in Stroke Prevention/Recovery
  • Texas Medical Board Accredited 2nd year Fellowship in Vascular Neurology Clinical Research

For Nursing Students:

  • Training programs for both DNP and PhD
  • Training programs for NP Students

Education Core Committee

The Education Core Committee for the Institute oversees and defines the educational goals Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases.  The committee reflects faculty at multiple states of their careers and in multiple specialties.

Anjail Sharrief, MD Amrou Sarraj, MD
Joanne Hickey, PhD, RN