Dr. Michael D. Hill

Speaker Organization: 
University of Calgary, Calgary Stroke Team
ASTech Awards: 

,  Winner,  

2015 Societal Impact
Area of Expertise: 
Presentation Topics: 

Stroke Neurology
Drug Development
Advances in Brain Imaging

Short Bio: 

Dr. Michael Hill is a Professor for the Departments of Clinical Neurosciences, Community Health Sciences, Medicine and Radiology at the University of Calgary. He is also Director of the Stroke Unit for the Calgary Stroke Program, Alberta Health Services.

Dr. Hill’s research interests include stroke thrombolysis, stroke epidemiology, and surveillance and clinical trials. He is funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) and holds the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta/NWT/Nunavut professorship in Stroke Research. He holds and has held operating and clinical trials grants from the CIHR, Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta/NWT/Nunavut and from various industry partners as well as NIH (NINDS). Dr. Hill has also received a number of awards, including the Barnett, The Pessin Award and the ARP merit award and the Performance Recognition award for his role in research and his outstanding publication record.

Geographic Areas: 
Throughout Alberta
Outside Alberta
Speaker Location: 
Calgary , AB