James ‘Pat’ McAllister, PhD

2015 Innovator Award Recipient

TITLE:  Professor, Washington University School of Medicine

GOAL:  Improve outcomes in Post-Hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus.


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. This award was made possible through the generous support of Team Hydro.

See Dr. McAllister’s poster from the 2015 Vision Dinner!