• Neurosurgery Research

    The Division of Neurosurgery researchers conduct basic science and clinical research in order to better understand the processes leading to neurologic disorders and to develop the most effective strategies to treat them. Faculty research interests include nervous system development and disorders, cancer, stem cells, epilepsy, movement disorders, head and spine injury, hydrocephalus, neurodegenerative disease, cerebrovascular disease, inflammatory disorders and minimally invasive surgery.

    The Division of Neurosurgery provides research opportunities to trainees to further their academic growth and position them as leaders in the field of pediatric neurosurgery. A commitment to research is an important part of the Division’s efforts to provide the highest quality, comprehensive, innovative neurosurgical care to our community and the region.

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  • Division Data Summary

    Research and Training Details

    Number of Faculty7
    Number of Joint Appointment Faculty4
    Number of Research Students1
    Number of Support Personnel11
    Direct Annual Grant Support$157,816
    Peer Reviewed Publications25

    Clinical Activities and Training

    Number of Clinical Staff8
    Number of Clinical Fellows1
    Number of Other Students1
    Inpatient Encounters479
    Outpatient Encounters3,131
  • U.S. News & World Report neurology and neurosurgery services badge.
    Our neurology and neurosurgery services are ranked No. 6 in the nation in the 2015-16 list of Best Children’s Hospitals published by U.S. News & World Report. Learn more