Ajay Menon, MD Candidate

Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar

Ajay Menon is a fourth-year medical student in Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar, with an interest in Neurology. He has worked in the Brain and Mind Research Institute (BMRI) at WCM-NY under Dr. G. Faraco, studying the effects of dietary salt on tau phosphorylation and cognitive dysfunction, subsequently publishing the findings in Nature. He is currently working at the Early Neuropathy Assessment Group at WCM-Q under Dr. R. Malik, assessing the utility of Corneal Confocal Microscopy (CCM) as an imaging marker of leptomeningeal collateral status in stroke patients.