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Neurocritical Care Fellowship Faculty

Dr. Michael Schneck

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Program Director, Neurocritical Care Fellowship Program

Education

  • B.A., Biochemical Sciences, Harvard University
  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College

Clinical Training

  • Residency, Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Fellowship, Vascular Neurology, Yale University

Scholarly Activity

  • Factors Influencing the Management of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms Gillani, R. L.; Podraza, K. M.; Luthra, N.; Origitano, T. C.; Schneck, M. J., Cureus
  • The use of stent retrievers in acute ischemic stroke Gill, R.; Schneck, M. J., Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics
  • Biopsy Proven Tumefactive Multiple Sclerosis with Concomitant Glioma: Case Report and Review of the Literature Golombievski, E. E.; McCoyd, M. A.; Lee, J. M.; Schneck, M. J., Frontiers in neurology
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Dr. Sean Ruland

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Medical Director, Neurosciences ICU (2-ICU)
  • Quality Medical Director, Neurosciences

Education

  • B.A., North Central College
  • D.O., Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Midwestern University

Clinical Training

  • Residency in Neurology, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Cerebrovascular Disease and Neurological Critical Care Fellowship, RUSH Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center

Scholarly Activity

  • Leucine-Rich Glioma Inactivated-1 and Voltage-Gated Potassium Channel Autoimmune Encephalitis Associated with Ischemic Stroke: A Case Report McGinley, M.; Morales-Vidal, S.; Ruland, S., Frontiers in neurology
  • Neurologic Complications in the Intensive Care Unit Rubinos, C.; Ruland, S., Current neurology and neuroscience reports
  • Teaching NeuroImages: Aphasia after infarction of the left pulvinar nucleus Bruzzone, M. J.; Gill, R.; Ruland, S., Neurology
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Dr. Sarkis Morales Vidal

  • Associate Professor of Neurology

Education

  • B.A., Biochemical Sciences, Harvard University
  • M.D., Universidad Central Del Este, San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic

Clinical Training

  • Residency, Neurology, Loyola University Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Vascular Neurology, Loyola University Medical Center

Scholarly Activity

  • Platelet antiaggregants in stroke prevention Morales Vidal, S. G.; Ruland, S., Neurologic clinics
  • Central and extrapontine myelinolysis affecting the brain and spinal cord. An unusual presentation of pancreatic encephalopathy Hornik, A.; Rodriguez Porcel, F. J.; Agha, C.; Flaster, M.; Morales Vidal, S.; Schneck, M. J.; Lee, J.; Biller, J., Frontiers in neurology
  • Cocaine induced hippocampi infarction Morales Vidal, S. G.; Hornik, A.; Morgan, C., BMJ case reports

Dr. José Biller

  • Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology

Education

  • Bachelor Degree in Medicine, A. V. Acevedo Institute, Montevideo, Uruguay
  • M.D., School of Medicine, University of Republic, Montevideo, Uruguay

Clinical Training

  • Internship in Internal Medicine - Columbus Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
  • Residency in Neurology - Henry Ford Hospital
  • Residency in Neurology - Loyola University and Hines VA Hospital
  • Chief Resident, Neurology - Loyola University and Hines VA Hospital
  • Cerebrovascular Research Fellow, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University

Scholarly Activity

  • Development and Validation of a Bilingual Stroke Preparedness Assessment Instrument Skolarus, L. E.; Mazor, K. M.; Sanchez, B. N.; Dome, M.; Biller, J.; Morgenstern, L. B., Stroke
  • Intracranial Arterial Dolichoectasia Del Brutto, V. J.; Ortiz, J. G.; Biller, J., Frontiers in neurology
  • Neuroimaging Predictors of Clinical Outcome in Acute Basilar Artery Occlusion Garg, R.; Biller, J., Frontiers in neurology
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Dr. Rick Gill

  • Assistant Professor

Education

  • M.D., Saint James School of Medicine
  • University of British Columbia, Faculty of Science

Clinical Training

  • Residency in Neurology - Resident Neurology, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine
  • Chief Residency in Neurology - Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine
  • Neurocritical Care Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine

Scholarly Activity

  • Bruzzone MJ, Gill R, Ruland S. Teaching NeuroImages: Aphasia after infarction of the left pulvinar nucleus. Neurology. 2016 Aug 23;87(8):e82. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003003

  • Gill R, Schneck MJ. The use of stent retrievers in acute ischemic stroke. Expert Rev Neurother. 2016 Aug;16(8):969-81. doi: 10.1080/14737175.2016.1193007

  • Gill, R., McGinley, M., Ruland, S. Potential Harm to Physician and the Patient. Salardini A, Biller J. The Hospital Neurology Book. McGraw-Hill Education; 2016.

  • Neurocritical Care Society Annual Meeting 2017, Big Island, Hawaii.  Outcomes and Disease Severity in Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome with Atypical Imaging Findings.  Gill, R., Ellis, C., McClelland, A., Mohan, S., Balu, R.