Dr. Martin Gizzi is chairman of the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute atJFKMedicalCenter. Dr. Gizzi received his PhD fromNew YorkUniversityand his MD from theUniversityofMiami. He is board certified in neurology and stroke. He has served the field of neurology as a researcher, educator and clinician at NYU,Mount SinaiMedicalCenter,SetonHallUniversityandJFKMedicalCenter. His current research involves the epidemiology of stroke. He is a fellow of a number of professional organizations, including the American Heart Association, theAmericanAcademyof Neurology, and theAmericanCollegeof Physicians. In addition to his role atJFKMedicalCenter, Dr. Gizzi sits on the Technical Advisory Panel for stroke at the Joint Commission and is the chair of the Stroke Advisory Panel for the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services.