Lewis B. Morgenstern, M.D.

Lewis Morgenstern

Professor, Epidemiology

Professor, Neurology Emergency Medicine and Neurosurgery

Director, Stroke Program

1920 Taubman Center      Vcard icon
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-0316

Office: (734) 936-9075; Fax: 734-936-8763

E-mail: lmorgens@umich.edu

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Professional Summary

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

Research Interests & Projects

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

Selected Publications

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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, Dec 7, Epub ahead of print.

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, Oct 31; Epub ahead of print.

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, 60, 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, 67, 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, 5:20

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, 35, 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, 63, 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, 160, 376-383.

Professional Affiliations

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