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Daniil P Aksenov

Chief Research Scientist and Lead Clinician Researcher

Department of Anesthesiology, NorthShore University HealthSystem

Research Scientist

Department of Radiology, NorthShore University HealthSystem

Clinician Researcher

University Of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine

Contact Information

 (224) 364-1434
 (847) 492-0731 Fax


Postdoctoral Fellowship - Iowa State University (Ames, Iowa)
PhD in Neurology - Polenov Neurosurgical Institute (St. Petersburg, Russia)
MD in Internal Medicine - Rostov State Medical University (Russia)
MS in Computer Science - Taganrog State University of Radio-Engineering (Russia)

Research and Academic Interests

Brain Tissue Oxygen Regulation
Anesthesia and Brain Development
Physiology of Functional MRI
Neuronal Activity in Awake and Anesthetized States

Honors and Awards

 Current NIH awards:

Role of interneurons in brain tissue oxygen regulation. R01 (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke). 07/01/2018-06/30/2023.

Anesthesia-induced learning deficiency and brain hyperoxia. R01 (National Institute Of General Medical Sciences). 08/15/2016 – 05/31/2022.

Equipment grant. (National Institute Of General Medical Sciences). 07/31/2018 – 08/01/2019.


Professional Memberships/Affiliations/Activities

NIH study section Neuroscience and Ophthalmic Imaging Technologies (NOIT), 2018 (ad hoc member)

NIH study section Emerging Imaging Technologies in Neuroscience (EITN), 2019-2020 (ad hoc member)

Society for Neuroscience


International Society on Oxygen Transport to Tissue (ISOTT)

Scholarly Work