Dr. Natalia Rost is MGH Stroke Neurologist and Instructor in Neurology at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Rost received her M.D. from Boston University School of Medicine cum laude and completed her Internship in Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital (2003), and Residency in Neurology (2006) as well as Fellowship in Vascular and Critical Care Neurology at the Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women's Hospital (2007).
Dr. Natalia Rost is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a recipient of research fellowships from the National Stroke Association and the American Heart Association-Bugher Foundation. She is an affiliate member of the MGH Center for Human Genetic Research and the Broad Institute. Dr. Rost has been appointed Associate Director of Acute Stroke Service at the Massachusetts General Hospital in 2008.
Dr. Rost's research interests and expertise are in the field of genetics and genomics of stroke and intracerebral hemorrhage, neuroimaging of cerebrovascular disease, and outcome prediction. She is a recipient of the K23 Career Development Award from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS/NIH); author of multiple peer-reviewed publications and textbook chapters; and co-author of the Massachussetts General Hospital Handbook of Neurology.