Dr NV Ramani is a consultant neurologist at the Raffles Neuroscience Centre, Raffles Hospital, Singapore, and an Adjunct Professor, Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. He is an executive committee member of local and international committees, including the Asian Stroke Advisory Panel and Singapore National Stroke Association, and is Treasurer, Asia Pacific Stroke Organisation. He chairs the Advisory Committee, Singapore Stroke Registry. He is Associate Editor of Cerebrovascular Diseases and Neurology Asia, and Speciality Editor for the Singapore Medical Journal for Neurology. He is an editorial board member and reviewer for several peer-reviewed journals related to medicine, neurology, neuroepidemiology and stroke. His research interests are in stroke, neurosonology, dementia, epidemiology and clinical trials. He has more than 200 publications in peer-reviewed journals, 15 book chapters and has edited 3 books related to stroke.
Where do you see the industry in the next 20 years?
Stroke will continue to grow as healthcare challenge. Stroke conferences like these to impart new knowledge and skills to healthcare workers will be needed more and more.
Why are you excited about participating in APSC 2017?
There are many exciting new developments in stroke. To learn about these leaps in the historic city of Nanjing will make the conference even more memorable.