University of California, San Francisco

Michael Geschwind, MD, PhD – Site Principal Investigator

Dr. Geschwind received his MD and PhD degrees in neuroscience through the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He completed his internship in internal medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center, his neurology residency at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore and his fellowship in behavioral neurology at the UCSF Memory and Aging Center (MAC). He is a Professor of Neurology at the MAC.


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Iman Fathali – Site Coordinator


Iman graduated in May of 2022 from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Biology and minor in Bioethics. She plans on pursuing medical school in the upcoming year and is highly interested in the field of neurology. Her favorite aspect about being involved in the CADASIL Consortium study is being able to directly interact with those affected by this rare disease and contributing to the development of treatments for CADASIL.