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Dr. Andrew Demchuk

Position: 

Associate Professor, University of Calgary
Director of the Calgary Stroke Program, Alberta Health Services

Phone: 
(403) 944-8671
Address: 

Office: Room 1162 (Foothills Medical Centre)
1403 29th St. NW Calgary, AB T2N 1N4

Research Activities: 

Dr. Demchuk’s primary research interests focus on vascular imaging, where he is trying to establish target populations for new stroke treatments by selecting patients based on imaging tests performed in the emergency setting.
In addition to his research and clinical activities, Dr. Demchuk is a member on a number of local, national, and international committees. He is the past board chair for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta, NWT, and Nunavut and member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Stroke Consortium. He is currently a member of the Scientific Committee of the European Stroke Conference.
Throughout his career he has received a number of awards, including the Michael S. Pessin Stroke Leadership Prize from the American Academy of Neurology (2003), and the A Keith W Brownell Neurology Teaching Award for resident teaching (2006). He currently holds a scholar award from the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR).

Research Areas: 
vascular imaging
ischemic stroke
Research Interests: 
Publications: 

PubMed: Click here

Degrees: 
  • M.D. (Doctor of Medicine)
Associations & Fellowships: 
  • FRCPC