James Koenig, Ph.D.

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Program Director
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Division of Neuroscience
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Neural Environment
Areas of Interest

Portfolio: Aneurysm/malformations, hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), pediatric stroke/brain injury, intracranial pressure (when related to hemorrhagic stroke), microbleeds, cerebral palsy, congenital heart disease    

Additional Keywords: Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH); intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH); intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH); brain arteriovenous malformations (bAVM); disorders of consciousness; germinal matrix hemorrhage

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Dr. Jim Koenig is the Program Director for the Stroke Program in the Neural Environment (NET) cluster. Current areas of scientific interest include research on hemorrhagic stroke and aneurysm, pediatric/neurodevelopmental hypoxia-ischemic insults, cerebrovascular biology and pathophysiological mechanisms of stroke and recovery, and stroke neuroimaging. Jim received his Ph.D. at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. Prior to joining NINDS he was Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore.