Stroke Program

The Pediatric Stroke Program at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC’s Brain Care Institute offers a comprehensive program supported by the Division of Child Neurology and Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery for the quick diagnosis, education, and treatment of children with stroke and their families.

Learn more about Pediatric Stroke and Child Neurology.

Research and Clinical Studies

The neurologists in the Children’s Hospital Brain Care Institute are leaders in research as well as in clinical care. Faculty members of the Division of Child Neurology bring into the Pittsburgh biomedical community more than $1 million in federal corporate and foundation research funding each year.

Referral Requirements

For information about a referral, please contact the Pediatric Stroke Program by phone at 412-692-5520.



Clinical Studies

Dana Cummings, MD, PhD

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  • Pediatric Stroke Program

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 2
    Pittsburgh PA, 15224

  • Stroke Study and Database

    Institutional and International Pediatric Stroke Study and Database Read more