Prof. İhsan Solaroğlu, M.D.


Prof. İhsan Solaroğlu, M.D.
  • His research focuses on hematopoietic growth factors in neuroprotection following experimental stroke, spinal cord injury, and traumatic brain injury.
  • His research has been published in high-level academic journals including Stroke, Neuroscience, and the Journal of Neuroscience Research.
  • Has authored or co-authored well over 70 papers and has 50 presentations and has more than 950 citations (h-index: 17).
  • Has been awarded (including Prof. Raja Award for Young Neurosurgeon 2007, AACNS Young Neurosurgeon Award 2007) many times by different societies.
  • Member of advisory board or reviewer of many scientific journals including Stroke, Experimental Neurology, Neurological Research, Acta Neurochirurgica, and Spine.
  • President of IBNC and the Scientific Chairman of 2017 WFNS World Congress.
  • Principal fields of clinical interest:
    • Neurovascular Surgery and neuro-oncology.


Education Institution Year
Associate Anadolu University, Management of Health Institutions 2008 - 2011
Post-doc Research Fellow Loma Linda University, LLUMC, Neuroscience Research Laboratories 2005 - 2006
Neurosurgery Residency Ankara Numune Research and Education Hospital 1998 - 2004
Medical Education Osmangazi University, School of Medicine 1990 - 1996


Title Institution Year
Neurosurgeon American Hospital, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Istanbul 2011
Neurosurgeon and Academic Staff Koç University, Department of Neurosurgery 2011 - To date
Assoc. Prof. Koç University, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Neuroscience Research Laboratories, Istanbul 2011
Adjunct Professor School of Medicine, Department of Basic Sciences, Loma Linda University, CA, USA 2013
Academic Staff Neurosurgeon, Ankara Ataturk Research and Education Hospital, Ankara 2004 - 2011