Eduardo Candelario-Jalil, Ph.D.
Dr. Eduardo Candelario-Jalil is a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Neuroscience, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida. His research spans nineteen years of work in neuropharmacology, biochemistry, and molecular biology. His current research activities are focused on identifying novel molecular targets to reduce blood-brain barrier damage following ischemic stroke. Additionally, Dr. Candelario-Jalil directs an active research program with great translational potential, funded by two National Institute of Health (NIH) grants, with research focused on understanding neuroinflammatory mechanisms following ischemic stroke utilizing biochemical, cellular, genetic, pharmacological, and MRI multimodal approaches. Dr. Candelario-Jalil has made significant contributions to the understanding of neuroinflammatory mechanisms in ischemic stroke and has authored 69 original peer-reviewed publications, 11 invited review articles, and 3 book chapters.