Jalal B. Andre M.D., D.A.B.R., is director of neurological MRI and MRI safety officer at Harborview Medical Center. He's also a UW associate professor of radiology, with expertise in neuroradiology.
Dr. Andre's research interests include the clinical application of advanced MRI techniques in assessing brain vessel abnormalities and traumatic brain injury. Specifically, his focus involves measuring brain perfusion (or blood flow) using arterial spin labeling, an MRI technique that can non-invasively measure blood delivery to the brain. Other research and clinical interests include vasospasm, moyamoya disease, traumatic brain injury (including sports-related brain injury), acute stroke and blood flow to the brain in health and disease.
Dr. Andre strives for excellence in providing compassionate service for the people under his medical care, tailoring the care to equal what he would do for his own family members.
Dr. Andre balances his busy days by spending time with his family, enjoying music, and cycling local roads.