Leadership Team

Jamshid Ghajar

Jamshid Ghajar MD, Ph.D., FACS, is a board certified neurosurgeon, Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery, Director of the Stanford Concussion and Brain Performance Center, and President of the Brain Trauma Foundation in Campbell, CA. The mission of the BTF is to improve the outcome of patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI). He joined the neurosurgery faculty at Stanford in February 2014.

Angela Lumba-Brown

Angela Lumba-Brown, MD, is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Departments of Emergency Medicine as well as Pediatrics. She is an expert workgroup member and the first-author on the Centers for Disease Control's Guidelines on pediatric mild traumatic brain injury. Dr. Lumba-Brown joined Stanford in 2018 and directs clinical research at the Center, focusing on traumatic brain injury including concussion subtypes and therapeutics. 


Contact Us:

Interested in joining our research team? Please contact us to learn more about our research opportunities:

Tel: (650) 497-7045
Email: braincenter@stanford.edu

Administrative Associate


Falene Garcia

Tel: (650) 498-1482

Email: Falene@stanford.edu