Dr. Michael Hill

Dr. Michael Hill, Professor for the Departments of Clinical Neurosciences, Community Health Sciences, Medicine and Radiology at the University of Calgary, is Director of the Stroke Unit for the Calgary Stroke Program, Alberta Health Services. He holds McGill University’s BSc in biochemistry and the University of Ottawa’s MD degree. He’s certified as a specialist in Internal Medicine and in Neurology. He undertook a stroke fellowship and clinical epidemiology training at the University of Calgary, where he completed his MSc and where he was appointed to faculty in 2001. He is currently Director of the Stroke Unit at the Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary Health Region. His research includes stroke thrombolysis, stroke epidemiology, and surveillance and clinical trials. His research is funded by the US National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, and the Canadian Institutes for Health Research. He holds numerous awards for his research and publication record.