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Mitchell S. V. Elkind, MD

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Dr. Elkind is Associate Professor of Neurology in the Cerebrovascular Disease Division at Columbia University. He is a Principal Investigator of the Northern Manhattan Study of stroke risk factors and of the Neuroprotection with Statin Therapy for Acute Recovery after Stroke (NeuSTART) drug development program. His research focuses on the role of inflammation in stroke risk and brain injury.