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Professor Ken Butcher



Professor Ken Butcher is the Director of Clinical Neurosciences at the Prince of Wales Clinical School at the University of New South Wales. He is a clinician scientist who has dedicated his career to improving treatment and outcomes in stroke patients. Prior to relocating to Sydney, he was a tenured Professor at the University of Alberta and held a Canada Research Chair in cerebrovascular disease. He has held continuous salary and grant-in-aid funding related to stroke research since 2006 and has more than 180 peer reviewed publications.

Research activities

Acute ischaemic stroke, acute intracerebral haemorrhage management, stroke imaging, acute blood pressure management, secondary stroke prevention