Dr. Gregory Bix has been given honorary status in the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow, Scotland. Bix will be an honorary clinical lecturer in the Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology. His appointment will expire in 2020.
Bix, an associate professor in the University of Kentucky's Departments of Neurology, Anatomy and Neurobiology, and the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, is also the director of the Center for Advanced Translational Stroke Science and the Paul G. Blazer, Jr. Endowed Professor of Stroke Research.
According to Dr. Larry B. Goldstein, chair of the UK Department of Neurology and Co-Director of the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute, Bix's appointment acknowledges his important contributions to translational stroke science.
"This is a real honor for Greg and a fitting reflection of his role as a leader in the field," Goldstein said. "We're delighted that he has been so appropriately honored."