Weihai Xu, MD (Neurology)

Department of Neurology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China.

Associate Professor from Department of Neurology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences; Director of the Neuro-ultrasound Laboratory; Member of NSRG Executive Committee of WFN (2013-2017).

Professor Xu is one of the pioneers who establish the technique of high-resolution MRI for the evaluations of intracranial atherosclerosis. His interesting area also includes neuro-ultrasound, brain ischemic tolerance, orthostatic hypotension, and MicroRNA regulation in stroke. He has publications in the well-known scientific journals such as Annals of neurology, Stroke, Atherosclerosis, and European Journal of Neurology.