Ana C. G. Felix, MD

Assistant Professor, Adult Neurology

Clinical Interests: Stroke Prevention, Medical Education, Neurosonology, Vascular disease in young patients/women.

Current Funded Research Projects:

Principal Investigator:

  • Continuous Medical Education for Stroke Care: Funded by BMS Foundation
  • CLOSURE I Clinical Trial (Completed)
  • Stroke Telemedicine And Recovery Project (STAR): Funded by Duke Endowment
  • Stroke in HIV Patients
  • Transcranial Doppler in IvIGG

Teaching Responsibilities:

UNC School of Medicine:

  • Course Director- Capstone Course (MS IV)
  • Tutor: Introduction to Clinical Medicine  (MS I and MS II)
  • Neurology Clerkship Faculty (MS III)
  • Advanced Practice Selective Faculty: Porto, Protugal site

Certifications American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Adult Neurology, Vascular Neurology American Society of Neuroimaging 2002: Neurosonology


  • Medical School: University Of The Witwatersrand, South Africa
  • Internship and Senior House Officer: Johannesburg General Hospital
  • Stroke Clinical Trials Research Coordinator, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
  • Internship: St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Boston
  • Residency: Boston City Hospital/TUFTS Combined Neurology Residency Program
  • Stroke/Vascular Neurology Fellowship: Lahey Clinic (Burlington, MA)



Gregory P, Edwards L, Faurot K, Williams SW, Felix AC.Top Stroke Rehabil. 2010 Sep-Oct;17(5):394-400.

Asimos AW, Rosamond WD, Johnson AM, Price MF, Rose KM, Murphy CV, Tegeler CH, Felix A.Stroke. 2009 Oct;40(10):3252-7. Epub 2009 Jul 23.

Asimos AW, Johnson AM, Rosamond WD, Price MF, Rose KM, Catellier D, Murphy CV, Singh S, Tegeler CH, Felix A.Ann Emerg Med. 2010 Feb;55(2):201-210.e5. Epub 2009 Jun 25.



Contact Information

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Fax: 919.966.2922