New members of SITS Scientific Committee and SITS ICO

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

We welcome Dr Valeria Caso to SITS Scientific Committee and Dr Michael Mazya to SITS International Coordination office.

Valeria Caso MD, PhD, President Elect of the European Stroke Organisation, associate professor at the University of Perugia, and stroke neurologist at the University of Perugia Stroke Unit, has been appointed as Member of the SITS Scientific Committee. She has authored and co-authored more than 200 published papers and book-chapters and been involved in 20 multicentre trials in the field of stroke. We welcome Prof. Caso into the Scientific Committee and look forward to a fruitful collaboration!

Michael Mazya, MD, PhD, researcher at Karolinska Institutet and stroke neurologist at the Karolinska University Hospital, has been appointed as the new International Network and Research Executive at SITS International. Michael holds the position as Chairman of the Swedish Acute Neurology Society and has twice received the European Stroke Conference / European Stroke Organisation Conference Young Researcher Award. He will be responsible for network coordination and several research projects.