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​News Flash: NCS Annual Meeting - Systematic Review of Tranexamic Acid for the Treatment of TBI

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Dr. Andrew Bauerschmidt interviews Dr. Karen Berger about her presentation, "Systematic Review of Tranexamic Acid for the Treatment of TBI" from the NCS Annual Meeting.

The NCS Podcast is the official podcast of the Neurocritical Care Society. Our senior producer is Bonnie Rossow. Our host is Fawaz Almufti, and our production staff includes Tareq Saad Almaghrabi, Andrew Bauerschmidt, Leonid Groysman, Atul Kalanuria, Lauren Koffman, Kassi Kronfeld, Holly Ledyard, Lindsay Marchetti, Alexandra Reynolds, Lucia Rivera Lara, Jon Rosenberg, Jason Siegel, Zachary Threlkeld, Teddy Youn, and Chris Zammit. Our administrative staff includes Bonnie Rossow. Music by Mohan Kottapally.


  • Karen Berger, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

    Dr. Karen Berger is a neurocritical care clinical pharmacy manager at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She received her doctor of pharmacy from the University of Florida and went on to complete her PGY1 pharmacy residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital and her PGY2 critical care residency at the University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago, where she acted as chief resident. Dr. Bergercurrently serves as the Secretary/Treasurer for the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology Section, member of the Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) Pharmacy Section Leadership Committee, and Co-Chair of the NCS Marketing and Communications Committee. Dr. Berger is the Co-Chair of the student advisory committee at NYPH as well as a preceptor to pharmacy students and residents in the neurosciences intensive care unit. Her research interests include anticoagulation reversal and status epilepticus.