2015 Innovator Award Recipient
INSTITUTION: Washington University School of Medicine
GOAL: Improve Outcomes in Post-Hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus
This award was made possible through the generous support of Team Hydro.
Dr. James ‘Pat’ McAllister is a Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the Washington University School of Medicine and St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Dr. McAllister has dedicated his research career to hydrocephalus and is an acknowledged leader in the field. In his study, Therapeutic Modulation of Post-Hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus, Dr. McAllister will build off of previous work and test the use of an anti-inflammatory drug in a new model of post-hemorrhagic hydrocephalus.