David E. Thaler MD, PhDAssociate Professor, Neurology; Interim Chairman, Department of Neurology; Director, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine
David E. Thaler, MD, PhD is an Associate Professor of Neurology at the Tufts University School of Medicine and Interim Chairman of the Department of Neurology. He has directed the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Tufts Medical Center since 1998. He has a clinical and research interest in stroke in the young and patent foramen ovale. He is a co-PI of the RoPE Study and is on the 4-member Steering Committee of the RESPECT Trial (St Jude Medical). His recent research has also been aimed at quantifying the association between therapeutic manipulation of the cervical spine and cervical artery dissections.