Prof. Sepideh Amin-HanjaniUSA
University Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Current Position
2022 to present Vice Chair, Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
2022 to present Director, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Academic Experiences
2022 - presentProfessor, Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospitals/Case Western Reserve
2011 - 2022Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Illinois at Chicago
Professional Experiences
2022 - 2025Treasurer, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
2023 - 2026 Secretary, American Academy of Neurological Surgery
2023 - 2025Chair, American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) Stroke Council
Specialty & Expertise
Cerebrovascular and Skull base
About Me
Dr Sepideh Amin-Hanjani is Director of Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery/Vice-Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and tenured Professor in the Department of Neurological Surgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, with clinical work focused on treatment of cerebrovascular disease. She received her medical degree at Harvard Medical School and completed Neurosurgery residency training at the Massachusetts General Hospital followed by a Cerebrovascular and Skull Base fellowship at the Barrow Neurological Institute. Her long-standing research interests lie in the area of cerebrovascular blood flow and stroke and she is actively funded as a PI for a study examining imaging biomarkers of stroke in intracranial atherosclerosis. Dr Amin-Hanjani has been an active participant in national organizations and is a past Chair of the AANS/CNS Joint Cerebrovascular Section, and currently serves as Treasurer of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS), Secretary of the American Academy of Neurological Surgery, and Chair of the Stroke Council of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA).