Jennifer Mandzia, MD, PhD, FRCPC


Associate Professor of Neurology, Western University
Office: London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital A10-305
Phone: 519-663-2944
Secretary: Lauryn Thirkettle



Bio Sketch

Dr. Jennifer Mandzia completed her PhD training in Neuroscience with Dr. Sandra Black at the University of Toronto. Her doctoral thesis was on functional MRI (fMRI) in patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and structural neuroimaging correlates. She then received her MD from the University of Ottawa and completed her Neurology training at Western University. After residency, Dr. Mandzia undertook a year of fellowship in Cerebrovascular Disease, at the University of Calgary Stroke Program, before returning to London to join the Department as a staff neurologist specializing in Stroke in 2013.


Research interests include:

Cognition in stroke
Minor stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Stroke in the young
Acute stroke

Medical Interests

Clinical Trials, Stroke Prevention

Honours and Awards

  • 2018, Recognition & Reward Award, LHSC Professional Staff Organization (PSO)
  • 2014, Teaching Honour roll Award of Excellence, Western Univeristy Students' Council
  • 2012, Grand Rounds Prize, Western University
  • 2010, Education Award, GBS and CIDP Foundation of Canada
  • 2003, Scace Graduate Fellowship in Alzheimer's Disease, Ontario Student Opportunity Trust Fund


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