Syed Ali, M.D., has joined the Department of Neurology as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Ali received his medical degree from Aga Khan University in Pakistan in 2009. He continued his training with a clinical research fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School before coming to UAMS for his neurology residency. He went on to complete a fellowship in vascular neurology at the University of California, San Diego in 2019.
Dr. Ali received significant awards and honors during his residency including the Medical Student Teaching Award in 2016 and Best Research Abstract Award for 2017-2018. He has worked with nationally renowned vascular neurologists and has produced a number of publications relating to stroke. He joins UAMS as a generalist in neurology with expertise in treating stroke patients.