Mridha Spirit of Neurology Humanitarian Award – 2022

2022 recipient

Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MSc, MAS, MBA, FAAN

Dr. Bruce Ovbiagele has dedicated his career to improving our understanding of stroke and stroke outcomes for patients of diverse backgrounds, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. In addition, he has shown consistent dedication to improving neurological research training for underrepresented groups and removing structural inequalities from training opportunities. Dr. Ovbiagele’s humility and generosity with his time, skills, and knowledge as well as his exemplary dedication to improving stroke care, research and training in sub-Saharan Africa make him an outstanding recipient for the Mridha Spirit of Neurology Award.