Faculty Profile

Lewis B. Morgenstern, M.D.

Lewis B. Morgenstern, M.D.

  • Professor, Epidemiology
  • Professor, Neurology Emergency Medicine and Neurosurgery
  • Director, Stroke Program
  • 1920 Taubman Center
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-0316

Currently Director of the Stroke Program at UM, a multi-departmental and multi-school collaborative research project.

  • M.D., , University of Michigan Medical School, 1990
  • B.A., in Psychology, Pomona College, 1984

  • Brain Attach Surveillance in Courpus Christi (BASIC) project, an NIH funded surveillance project examining the social context of stroke in Mexican Americans.

  • Eden, S.V., Morgenstern, L.B., Sekar, P., Moomaw, C.J., Haverbusch, M., Flaherty, M.L., Broderick, J.P., Woo, D. (In Press). The role of race in time to treatment after subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurosurgery.
  • Brown, D.L., Al-Senani, F., Lisabeth, L.D., Farnie, M.A., Colletti, L.A., Langa, K.M., Fendrick, A.M., Garcia, N.M., Smith, M.A., Morgenstern, L.B. (2006). Defining cause of death in stroke patients: the Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi Project. American Journal of Epidemiology.
  • Lisabeth, L.D., Diex Roux, A.V., Escobar, J.D., Smith, M.A., Morgenstern, L.B. (). Neighborhood environment and risk of ischemic stroke. American Journal of Epidemiology.
  • Lisabeth, L.D., Smith, M.A., Brown, D.L., Moye, L.A., Risser, J.M.H., Morgenstern, L.B. (2006). Ethnic differences in stroke recurrence. Annals of Neurology 469-475.
  • Brown, D.L., Boden-Albala, B., Langa, K.M., Lisabeth, L.D., Fair, M., Smith, M.A., Sacco, R.L., Morgenstern, L.B. (2006). Projected costs of ischemic stroke: comparison of Hispanics, African-Americans,and whites. Neurology 1390-1395.
  • Lisabeth, L.D., Smith, M.A., Brown, D.L., Uchino, K., Morgenstern, L.B. (2005). Family history and stroke outcome in a bi-ethnic, population-based stroke surveillance study. BMC Neurology.
  • Lisabeth, L.D., Ireland, J.K., Risser, J.M.H., Brown, D.L., Smith, M.A, Garcia, N.M., Morgenstern, L.B. (2004). Stroke risk following transient ischemic attack in a population-based setting. Stroke 1842-1846.
  • Uchino, K., Risser, J.M.H., Smith, M.A., Moye, L.A., Morgenstern, L.B. (2004). Ischemic Stroke sub-types among Mexican Americans and non Hispanic whites: The Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi (BASIC) project. Neurology 574-576.
  • Morgenstern, L.B., Smith, M.A., Lisabeth, L.D., Risser, J.M.H., Uchino, K., Garcia, N., Longwell, P.J., McFarling, D.A., Akuwumi, O., Al-Wabil, A., Al-Senani, F., Brown, D.L., Moyé, L.A. (2004). Excess stroke in Mexican Americans compared with non-Hispanic whites: The Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi (BASIC) Project. American Journal Epidemiology 376-383.

  • Epidemiology Council American Heart Association Executive Committee
  • Stroke Council American Heart Association
  • American Neurological Association
  • American Academy of Neurology