Western University, Canada - London Ontario

| Monday August 21, 2017
7:45 PM

Neurology - Area of Focus

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor, Neurology, Western University

Bio Sketch

Dr. Khaw graduated medical school at the Johannes Gutenberg Universität of Mainz, Germany. He is board certified in Neurology after training at Mannheim University Hospital of Ruprecht Karls Universität of Heidelberg, University of Ulm, and Ernst Moritz Arndt Universität of Greifswald, Germany. His residency comprised extensive training in stroke medicine and epileptology. His doctoral thesis on the evolution of glycoconjugate patterns in human vertebral column tissues was rewarded magna cum laude at Johannes Gutenberg Universität of Mainz.
He completed an 18-month clinical research fellowship at the Stroke Centre of the Neurological Institute, Columbia University, New York City, with Dr. J.P. Mohr and Dr. Ralph L. Sacco. Dr. Khaw was Director of the Stroke Unit and Neuro-IMC, Ultrasound Laboratory and Cerebrovascular Clinic at the University Hospital Greifswald before joining the University of Western Ontario and London Health Sciences Centre in 2014.


Dr. Khaw´s research interests lie in neurovascular medicine and include establishing progressive acute stroke treatment options, acute stroke imaging, cerebrovascular diagnostic ultrasound, vascular malformations, in particular brain AVMs, and the relationship between cerebrovascular disease and epilepsy.

Alexander V Khaw

Medical Interests

  • Cerebrovascular Diseases

Office Contact Information

  • Phone:519 - 663 - 2944
  • Fax:519 - 663 - 3411
  • Address:

London Health Sciences Centre

University Hospital, A10-305

339 Windermere Road

London, ON

N6A 5A5