Stefan Engelter

Prof. Dr. med.
Stefan Engelter

Position(s)
Head of Rehabilitation
Senior Physician Neurology

Institution
University Geriatric Medicine FELIX PLATTER
University Hospital Basel

Phone
+41 61 326 41 30

Email

Research Group Stefan Engelter

 

Research Focus

Neurology

Area of Research

Clinical Stroke Research. Carotid and vertebral artery dissection. Stroke genetics. Thrombolysis and thrombectomy in acute stroke. Evidence-based therapy. Non-vitamin K antagonists and stroke, cerebral hemorrhage. Stroke in the elderly, neurorehabilitation after stroke.


Approved Research Projects

RCTs.
Investigator-initiated Research Initiatives (European Research Consortia): 
  • Cervical Artery Dissection in Ischemic Stroke Patients (CADISP): Founding member; Member of Scientific Committee
  • Thrombolysis in Ischemic Stroke Patients (TRISP): Initiator; Lead coordinator
  • Novel Oral AntiCoagulants in Stroke Patients (NOACISP): Initiator (https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03826927)


    Collaborations

    National Collaborations
    - ESTREL

    International Collaborations
    - TRISP
    - CADISP (Cervical artery dissection in stroke patients)
    - TREAT-CAD
    - ESTREL


    Ongoing Research Projects


    Research Team

    PD Dr. med. Henrik Gensicke

    Senior Physician

    Phone +41 61 328 57 05

    Email

    Dr. med. Alexandros Polymeris

    Research Physician,  PhD-Student

    Phone +41 61 328 73 19

    Email

    Martina Wiegert

    Study Nurse,
    Study coordinator

    Phone +41 61 328 72 79

    Email

    Dr. med. David Seiffge

    Senior Researcher

    Phone +41 31 664 05 09

    Email

    Louisa Meya

    Research Physician, MD-student

    Phone +41 61 556 54 19

    Email

    Caspar Grond-Ginsbach, PhD

    Geneticist, Biologist
    Senior Researcher Stroke

    Phone +41 61 326 41 41

    Email

    Dr. med. Christopher Tränka

    Registrar; Medical Network advisor ESTREL; TREAT-CAD

    Phone +41 61 328 64 02

    Email

    Karin Wiesner

    Research Therapist;
    ESTREL Core Center Study Therapist

    Phone +41 61 326 41 41

    Email