Ashutosh Jadhav, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurological Surgery
  • Director, Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Director, Vascular Neurology Fellowship
  • Co-Principal Investigator, Stroke Net
  • Director, StrokeNet Fellowship Program

Dr. Jadhav is Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery. He completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at Harvard University after which he completed his medical studies at Harvard Medical School. He is dually trained in the medical and endovascular care of stroke patients. He is a member of the UPMC Stroke Institute and Center for Neuro-endovascular Therapy where he has performed over 2000 neuro-interventional procedures.

He actively participates in resident and fellow education with weekly lectures. His teaching efforts have been recognized three times with the Neurology resident Faculty Teaching Award. Additionally, he serves on the curriculum committee for the Neurology residency and Vascular Neurology fellowship. He actively participates in nursing and EMS education with monthly lectures. He serves on the UPMC Stroke Institute CME course planning committee.

Dr. Jadhav is an active member of several societies, including the American Stroke Association where he serves as an abstract grader for the annual International Stroke Conference. As a member of the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology, Dr. Jadhav is a board member and an associate editor of the quarterly newsletter. Additionally, Dr. Jadhav serves as a reviewer for several journals including Neurology, Journal of Neuro-Interventional Neurosurgery, Journal of Neuroimaging.

Dr. Jadhav has published over 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals or book chapters. He serves as a sub-investigator on over a dozen clinical trials and serves as a local principal investigator on six global clinical trials (ARISE II, Atlas, DAWN, Escape-NA1, Rhapsody, STRATIS, Tiger and Trevo Registry). His research interests focus on the natural history and management of cerebrovascular occlusive disease and endovascular approaches to acute ischemic stroke.

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Vascular Neurology
United Council of Neurologic Subspecialties: Neurocritical Care
The Society of Neurological Surgeons Committee of Advanced Subspecialty Training: Neuroendovascular Surgery

Professional Organization Membership/Committee Service

Indian Neurocritical Care Society
AHA Stroke Council
Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN)
Society for Neurointerventional Surgery (SNIS)
World Stroke Organization (WSO)
Society for Therapeutic Neurointerventions (STNI)
European Stroke Organization (ESO)
American Stroke Association (ASA)
Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN)
American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

Representative Publications

Publications can be viewed through PubMed.