Dr. Anish Bhardwaj has been named professor and chairman of the UTMB department of neurology. Prior to joining UTMB, he was chairman and professor of neurology, neuroscience and neurosurgery, as well as neurologist-in-chief at Tufts Medical Center in Boston. He also was vice chair of the neurology departments at both Oregon Health and Science University and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Bhardwaj’s clinical and research emphasis is on neurocritical care and protecting the brain after stroke and other forms of brain injury.