Deputy Head Stroke Unit, Neurology & Stroke Center Attending Physician (Oberarzt), Neurology & Stroke Center
University Hospital Basel
+41 61 328 73 02
Clinical Research Group
PD Dr. med. Gian Marco De Marchis
Research Focus
Area of Research
Acute cerebrovascular diseases and their management. Causes of stroke patients' delayed arrival. Ideal time to start anticoagulant therapy after a stroke. Copeptin as first blood marker for prognosis after stroke and TIA. Safety and effectiveness of fast-track vs. open-end hospitalizations

Clinical and Research Activity

since 06/2017 Member of the Steering Committee of the TWIST-Trial “Tenecteplase in Wake-up Ischaemic Stroke Trial”, University Hospital of North Norway

since 08/2015 Principal Investigator of the prospective cohort study „Reasons for Prehospital Delay in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke“, Basel Switzerland

07/2012 - 12/2013 Columbia University Medical Center, Neurocritical Care Division, Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, New York, NY, USA