Nina J. Solenski, Board Member
Dr. Nina J. Solenski is an Associate Professor of Neurology, sub-specializing in Cerebrovascular Disease at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va. She has developed a stroke telemedicine program to provide stroke carte to remote regions of the state. And, she has dedicated her career to serving the needs of stroke patients and their families, particularly the under-served in Virginia.
She is a graduate of Jefferson Medical College (Philadelphia, PA ’89), and completed her residency training at Dartmouth Mary-Hitchcock (Internal Medicine) and at the University of Virginia (Neurology). She completed an ACGME-accredited Cerebrovascular Disease Fellowship training program at UVA (clinical and basic research). She is currently dual APBN boarded in General and Vascular Neurology.
Nina served as a member of the Stroke Therapy Academic Industry Roundtable, and has participated in numerous clinical research stroke trials, many focusing on acute stroke neuroprotective therapy. As an active member of the American Academy of Neurology since 1990, she works with other members of the Stroke Education Committee as part of the overall Stroke and Vascular Neurology Strategic Plan. Nina served as Chair of the ASA-VDH Virginia Stroke Task Force from 2005 -2007. She was appointed (2010) Co-Chair of the Virginia Joint Commission on Healthcare.