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Ruppert Health Center

Suite 1600
3000 Arlington Ave.
419.383.3544

neurology@utoledo.edu

FACULTY - Mouhammad A. Jumaa, M.D.

Dr. JumaaProgram Director for Vascular Neurology Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Neurology

SPECIAL INTERESTS

Interventional Neurology and Stroke

EDUCATION

Undergraduate:
Damascus University, School of Medicine Damascus, Syria 1996-1999

M.D.:
Damascus University, School of Medicine Damascus, Syria 1999-2002

Internship:
New Medical Center, Damascus, Syria 2002-2003
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Pittsburgh, PA 2004-2005

Neurology Residency:
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Pittsburgh, PA 2005-2008

Fellowship:
Vascular Neurology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Pittsburgh, PA 2008-2009
Interventional Neurology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA 2010-2012

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

Assistant Professor, University of Toledo Medical Center, Department of Neurology 2012–present
Medical Director, UTMC-Stroke Network 2012–present
Medical Director, Promedica Interventional Stroke Network, 2012–present
Clinical Instructor, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, UPMC Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, Pittsburgh, PA 2010-2012
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, UPMC Stroke Institute, Department of Neurology, Pittsburgh, PA 2009-2010

CERTIFICATION

Vascular Neurology Board 2011
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 2009

LICENSURE

Pennsylvania Medical License 2004
Maryland Medical License 2009
Ohio Medical License 2012

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

American Academy of Neurology 2005-present
American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association 2006-present
Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology 2008-present

HONORS and AWARDS

Teacher of the Year Award, Clinical Neurology 2010
Resident scholarship to the American Academy of Neurology 2007
Award of Excellent Performance, University of Damascus, School of Medicine 2002
Award of Honor, Sami Al-Droubi High School 1996

PROFFESIONAL ACTIVITIES

Teaching:
Neuro-critical Care Residents Course 2007-2008
Vascular Neurology Residents Course 2008-2009
Vascular Neurology Residents Course 2009-2010
 
Resident Teaching:
Supervise and teach neurology residents
 
Local lectures:
Unusual Stroke presentations, UPMC Stroke nursing symposium 3/2010
 

SCIENTIFIC JOURNAL AD HOC REVIEWER

Journal of Neuroimaging, Society of Neuroimaging 2008-present
 

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

Papers:
Neurologic complications following lung transplantation. Zivković SA, Jumaa MA, Barisić N, McCurry K. J Neurol Sci. 2009 May 15;280(1-2):90-3. Epub 2009 Feb 27.
 
Comparison of safety and clinical and radiographic outcomes in endovascular acute stroke therapy for proximal middle cerebral artery occlusion with intubation and general anesthesia versus the nonintubated state. Jumaa MA, Zhang F, Ruiz-Ares G, Gelzinis T, Malik AM, Aleu A, Oakley JI, Jankowitz B, Lin R, Reddy V, Zaidi SF, Hammer MD, Wechsler LR, Horowitz M, Jovin TG. Stroke. 2010 Jun;41(6):1180-4. Epub 2010 Apr 29.
 
Management of patent foramen ovale and stroke. Jumaa MA, Wechsler LR. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2010 Nov;12(6):483-91.
Evaluation of Vertebral Artery Origin Stenosis: A Retrospective Comparison of Three Techniques. Jumaa MA, Popescu A, Tsay J, Vaughan C, Vora N, Jankowitz B, Horowitz MB, Jovin TG, Uchino K. J Neuroimaging. 2010 Dec 1.
 
Endovascular Therapy for Cardiac Catheterization Associated Strokes. Aleu A, Hussain MV, Lin R, Gupta R, Jankowitz BT, Vora NA, Jumaa MA, Zaidi SF, Anderson WD, Horowitz MB, Jovin T. J Neuroimaging. 2011 Jan 31.
 
Posters Presentations:
Abstract presented at the 2010 Annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology: Stroke in Patients with Ventricular Assist Devices Tung C, Jovin TG, Kormos R, Jumaa MA Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
 
Abstract presented at the International Stroke Conference 2009: Comparison between Non-Contrast CT and CT Perfusion for Prediction of Radiographic Outcome after Successful Complete Recanalization. Jumaa MA, Aleu A, Lin R, Kobayashi K, Vora N, Jovin TG, Wechsler LR, Hammer M, Uchino K. Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
 
Abstract presented at the International Stroke Conference 2009: Early Re-Occlusion of The Middle Cerebral Artery After Successful Complete Intra- Arterial Revascularization. Jumaa MA, Zhang F, Kobayashi K, Jovin TG, Uchino K. Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
 
Platform presentation at the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology 2nd annual conference: Predictors of Clinical Outcome in Acute Stroke Patients Who Achieve Complete Recanalization After Intra-Arterial Therapy. Jumaa MA, Aleu A, Lin R, Jovin T. Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
 
Abstract presented at The International Stroke Conference 2007, published in Stroke. 2008; 38 (2)- Clinical Predictors of Large Vessel Stenosis in Patients with Transient Ischemic Attack. Jumaa MA, Massaro L, Vora N, Reddy V, Wechsler LR, Jovin T, Hammer M, Uchino K. Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
 
Abstract presented at the 2008 Annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology: A Pilot Study of Perfusion CT imaging in patients with Seizures.Popescu A, Jumaa MA, Uchino K. Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke therapy

Stroke outcome and care quality
Stroke care in rural setting
Stroke epidemiology
Cost and cost effectiveness of stroke care

Last Updated: 8/17/16