Lisa Michael Nassif, MD

Department or Service



Phone: 832-822-1750

Contact Information

6701 Fannin Street
Suite 1250
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Director, Pediatric Stroke Clinic

Texas Children's Hospital


School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Medical Branch residency Pediatrics 2005
University of Texas Medical Branch medical school Doctor of Medicine 2003
Baylor College of Medicine residency Pediatric Neurology


Dr. Lisa Nassif believes in patient-focused care using the best available medical evidence for her patients with stroke and other neurological conditions. Dr. Nassif has extensive experience in taking care of patients with stroke of all ages. She is co-chair of the Pediatric Ischemic Stroke Guideline Committee, where she has been a leader in the development of the evidence-based pediatric stroke guidelines for Texas Children's Hospital. Dr. Nassif's research focuses upon the underlying mechanisms that contribute to pediatric stroke, the development of therapies for treatment, and pediatric stroke outcome measures.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Neurology Member
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Member
Child Neurology Society Member
International Pediatric Stroke Study Investigator

Selected Publications