Kang Lab

Peter Kang, MD, MSCI

Research features:

  • Pathophysiology of cerebral small vessel diseases (sporadic and genetic)
  • Cerebral blood flow and oxygen metabolism
  • Ischemic vulnerability in the healthy and injured brain
  • Imaging of neuroinflammation and blood-brain barrier leakage in small vessel disease
  • Vascular contributions to cognitive impairment and dementia
  • Interaction between critical illness and cognitive decline
  • Watershed Infarction
  • Neurocritical care clinical outcomes and clinical trials
  • Quality improvement in neurocritical care
  • Diagnostic reasoning and undergraduate and graduate medical education

Principal investigator

Peter Kang, MD, MSCI

Peter Kang, MD, MSCI

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Neurology Residency Program Director

Medical school: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Residency: Washington University Neurology Residency Fellowship: Washington University Neurocritical Care