Aqeela Afzal, PhD, MBA, MS

Assistant Research Professor of Neurological Surgery
Department of Neurological Surgery

Dr. Afzal’s research interests include Ischemic Stroke and Diabetic Retinopathy. She has been published extensively in such journals as Gene Therapy, Diabetes, Microvascular Research and Experimental Physiology.


2007 – Master of Business Administration, University of Florida, Gainesville
2003 – Ph.D. in Medical Sciences, University of Florida
1998 – Master of Science in Clinical Laboratory Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
1995 – Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology, Kuwait University, Kuwait