Neelofer Shafi is an Assistant Professor in the division of Vascular Neurology


Medical Training and Qualifications:

Dr. Shafi received her medical degree from Baqai Medical University in Karachi, Pakistan. She completed her internship in internal medicine and residency in neurology at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill-Cornell Medical College, where she also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Shafi completed a fellowship in vascular neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.


Dr.Shafi is board-certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology.



Dr. Shafi specializes in the treatment of stroke and cerebrovascular disease. Her primary research interests are acute stroke and treatment with thrombolytic agents, stroke prevention and cerebrovascular disease in women.