Askiel Bruno

A L Warren Dist Chr in Diabetes & Obesity in Radi

Askiel Bruno

A L Warren Dist Chr in Diabetes & Obesity in Radi


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology


Undergraduate and Masters degree in Biochemistry from UCLA. Medical degree from New York University. Neurology residency training at West Los Angeles VA Hospital/UCLA. Stroke Fellowship at University of Iowa.

  • (706) 721-1691
  • (706) 721-7619
  • BB 3516


  • MD, Medicine New York University School ofM, 1982


  • PHY State of GA, 2008

  • ABPNVN American Brd of Psych & Neuro, 2006

  • ABPN American Board of Psych & Neur, 1988

Awards & Honors

  • Amy G. Warren and Lamar Warren Distinguished Chair in Diabetes and Obesity in Radiology MCG Foundation, 2015

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NEUR 5001

    Adult Neurology Sub-I
  • NEUR 5000

    Basic Clkshp in Neurology
  • RNEU 5000

  • NEUR 5003

    Neurology Consult & Clinics Ex
  • NEUR 5006

    Neurology Research

Teaching Interests

Clinical neurology and stroke. Research methodology.


Selected Recent Publications

  • Hyperglycemia, Acute Ischemic Stroke, and Thrombolytic Therapy, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Stroke Hyperglycemia Insulin Network Effort (SHINE) trial protocol: A randomized, blinded, efficacy trial of standard vs. intensive hyperglycemia management in acute stroke, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Guidelines for the early management of patients with acute ischemic stroke: A guideline for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Letter by Bruno and Switzer Regarding Article, "prestroke modified rankin stroke scale has moderate interobserver reliability and validity in an acute stroke setting", 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Pattern of individual National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale item improvements after stroke, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests


Department Service

  • Neurology Education Committee 2010 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Pharmacy & Therapeutics 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Member