Philip R. Weinstein, MD
Emeritus Professor of Neurological Surgery, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Dr. Weinstein joined the IND faculty in 2016. Following a distinguished clinical, research, and teaching career in neurosurgery, mostly at UCSF, Dr. Weinstein brings his expertise on human and rodent neuroanatomy and neurotrauma to the IND's research efforts, particularly in the areas of CTE and TBI. His previous research and clinical activities have been in the areas of reperfusion injury after focal cerebral ischemia in stroke, as well as spinal nerve and cord injury due to stenosis, deformity, and trauma.