Munachi N. Okpala, NP
- Clinical Interests:
- Stroke, brain hemorrhage (bleeding), and transient ischemic attack (TIA)
- Board Certification:
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program
Prairie View A & M University MSN, 2012
Munachi N. Okpala is a certified nurse practitioner in the Department of Neurology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
She received her Master of Science in Nursing from Prairie View A&M University and her Master of Business Administration from West Texas A&M University .
In addition to her specialized care for stroke patients in the outpatient clinical setting, Munachi N. Okpala is program manager of the Stroke Transitions Education and Prevention Program, through which she provides stroke prevention care to patients remotely using novel telemedicine technologies.
She also serves as a co-investigator in the ARCADIA clinical trial of a potential stroke prevention treatment.