Clay Johnston, MD, PhD
|School||UCSF School of Medicine|
|Address||185 Berry Street W|
San Francisco CA 94143
School or Department
|University of California, San Francisco||Residency ||School of Medicine|
|Harvard University||M.D.||School of Medicine||1992|
|American Heart Association||2008||William Feinberg Award for Excellence in Clinical Stroke|
|American Heart Association||2007||Fellow|
|Stroke Society of Australasia||2007||Honorary Lifetime Member|
|University of Pennsylvania||2006||Eric Corey Raps Memorial Lectureship, Dept. of Neurology|
|UCSF Dept. of Epidemiology & Biostatistics/Kaiser Research Div./California Pacific Medical Ctr||2005||Bay Area Clnical Research Mentor of the Year|
|University of California, Berkeley||2001||Winkelstein Epidemiology Prize, Outstanding Contributions to the Field|
|American Academy of Neurology||2001||Pessin Stroke Leadership Prize|
|American Heart Association ||2000||Siekert New Investigator Award in Stroke|
|National Stroke Association||1998||Research Fellow|
|University of California, San Francisco||1996||Kaiser and Regents Fellowships for Promise in Public Health|
|University of California, San Francisco||1995||Resident Teaching Award, Medical Student Class of 1995|
|University of California, San Francisco||1995||Chief Resident in Neurology|
S. Claiborne Johnston, MD, PhD is Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology at UCSF. Clay received his undergraduate education at Amherst College and completed medical school at Harvard University. He received a PhD in epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Johnston has published extensively in the prevention and treatment of stroke and transient ischemic attack. He is perhaps best known for his studies describing the short-term risk of stroke in patients with transient ischemic attack and identifying patients at greatest risk, and also for his work related to measuring the impact of research. He has led several large cohort studies of cerebrovascular disease and two multicenter randomized trials. Dr. Johnston is the Executive Vice Editor of the Annals of Neurology and has served on the editorial boards of several other journals. He has been honored previously with the American Academy of Neurology’s Pessin Prize for Stroke Leadership, the American Stroke Association’s Siekert New Investigator Award and the Feinberg Award for Clinical Stroke Excellence.
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