Field: Neuroscience 

Location:  Ochsner Clinical School

Type of student:  Both types will be considered (i.e. you are flexible with your project/s)

Brief overview:

Dr. Iwuchukwu is currently on multiple projects in the area of stroke and intracranial hemorrhage.  Titles of some currently open studies are below: 

  • Comparative Study of the Outcomes of Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients with a Remote Intracerebral Hemorrhage Treated with Intravenous TPA 
  • Association of severe Gullian-Barre Syndrome with new onset diabetes mellitus
  • Functional outcome of intracranial hemorrhage in patients on Warfarin versus novel oral anticoagulants
  • Admission leucocyte count as a predictor of outcomes in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage
  • A Pilot Study of MicroRNA Expresssion in Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage and Status
  • Predicting hemorrhagic conversion in ischemic stroke using CT permeability studies 
  • A Pilot Study of Microparticles and Gene Expression in Patients with Cerebrovascular Diseases

 

Supervisor

Dr Ifeanyi Iwuchukwu

Senior Physician, Neuro Critical Care
Ochsner Health System