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Ann Helms, MD, MS


Ann K. Helms, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Neurology; Vice Chair, Education


  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Department of Neurology

Contact Information


Internship, Internal Medicine, Washington Hospital Center, DC, 1999-2000
Residency, Neurology, University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, 2000-2003
Fellowship, Vascular Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, 2003-2005
Fellowship, Neurocritical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2008


American Academy of Neurology
American Stroke Association
American Heart Association
Neurocritical Care Society
Wisconsin Neurologic Society
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Society
Society for Critical Care Medicine

Honors and Awards

Phi Beta Kappa, 1988
Baxter Fellowship for Graduate Research, 1993
Resident research presentation award, University of Maryland, Department of Neurology, 2003
Daniel M. Soref Fellowship in Clinical Neuroscience, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2003


MD, Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, 1999
MS, Molecular Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1995

Research Interests

Clinical Interests

Ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke
Acute and hyperacute stroke treatment
Stroke prevention
Cerebrovascular disease
Traumatic brain injury

Research Interests

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy of acute ischemic stroke.
Stroke outcomes research
Stroke prevention trials
Medical Education

Specialties and Subspecialties

Adult Neurology
Cerebrovascular Disease
Neurocritical Care
Hyperbaric Medicine