Daniel F. Hanley, M.D.  

Dr. Hanley is a Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Anesthesia/Critical Medicine at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and is the founding director of the neurosurgery and neurology critical care unit, which has become the regional center of excellence and an internationally recognized academic/research model. He is also the Jeffrey and Harriett Legum Chair of Acute Care Neurology, and Director of Brain Injury Outcomes Program at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions.
Dr. Hanley is a graduate of Williams College and Cornell University Medical College and has board certification in internal medicine, neurology and psychiatry. Dr. Hanley is a leading expert on multiple types of brain injury and has received more than 40 clinical and basic research grants, predominately from the National Institute of Health and the FDA Orphan drugs program. He has published more than 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals, has received the Alexander Humboldt International Research Prize for his accomplishments in brain injury research and has extensive clinical trials experience in that field. His trainees are directors of over 20 brain intensive care units across the United States. Dr. Hanley is the Vice Chairman of the board of directors of the National Stroke Association and has developed nationally recognized education and training programs for that organization. He has significant business experience in the areas of clinical trials design, organization and interpretation; drug development, device development and regulatory compliance.