Mitchel S. Berger MD, Department Chairman
Adult and pediatric brain tumors; neurophysiologic brain mapping; glioma marker profiling

Adib Abla MD
Surgical and endovascular treatment of cerebrovascular disorders; hemodynamics of brain aneurysms

Manish Aghi MD, PhD
Adult brain tumors; pituitary tumors; neuro-endoscopy of the anterior skull base; glioblastoma angiogenesis; oncolytic viruses

Arturo Alvarez-Buylla PhD
Neural stem cells and regeneration; developmental neuroscience

Christopher P. Ames MD
Spinal tumors, sacral tumors, chordoma, sarcoma, chondrosarcoma, spinal deformity, scoliosis, ankylosing spondylitis, giant cell tumor

Tarun Arora MD
CNS tumors; spinal disorders; cerebrovascular disorders; neurotrauma

Kurtis Auguste MD
Pediatric epilepsy surgery and general pediatric neurosurgery

Anuradha Banerjee MD
Pediatric neuro-oncology; pediatric brain tumor clinical trials

Krys Bankiewicz MD, PhD
Convection drug-delivery systems; gene therapy for Parkinson's disease

Scott C. Baraban PhD
Cellular mechanisms of epileptogenesis

Michael S. Beattie PhD
Animal models of brain and spinal cord injury

Scott Berta MD
General neurosurgery

Lewis S. Blevins, Jr. MD
Pituitary disorders

Jacqueline C. Bresnahan PhD
Animal models of brain and spinal cord injury

Nicholas A. Butowski MD
Adult Neuro-oncology; clinical trials

Soonmee Cha MD
Perfusion magnetic resonance imaging

Edward F. Chang MD
Mapping for brain tumors; epilepsy; movement disorders; pain; trigeminal neuralgia

Susan M. Chang MD
Adult neuro-oncology; clinical trials

Dean Chou MD
Metastatic and primary spine tumors, minimally invasive and thoracoscopic spine surgery, complex spinal disorders

Aaron Clark MD, PhD
Minimally invasive spine surgery, adult spinal deformity, spinal oncology

Jennifer Clarke MD
Adult neuro-oncology; clinical trials

Joseph F. Costello PhD
Functional genomics

Sanjay Dhall MD
Neurospinal Disorders; spine trauma

Aaron Diaz PhD
Brain tumor heterogeneity and microenvironment; computational biology

Adam Ferguson PhD
Brain and spinal cord injury

Grant E. Gauger MD
Surgical treatment of brain and spinal cord injury and trauma; heavy particle radiobiology

Nalin Gupta MD, PhD
Surgical management of pediatric brain tumors and neurological disorders; cell-cell interactions between brain tumor and normal cells

Shawn Hervey-Jumper MD
Surgical treatment of adult brain tumors; brain mapping

William F. Hoyt MD
Professor emeritus

Michael Huang MD
Neurotrauma, cerebrovascular disorders, skull base tumors

Jeanette Hyer PhD
PNET tumors in the embryonic environment

Line Jacques MD
Peripheral nerve disorders

Sandeep Kunwar MD
Adult brain and spinal cord tumors; radiosurgery; treatment of pituitary adenomas; treatment with immunotoxins by convection-enhanced delivery

Paul S. Larson MD
Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery; neuroimaging

Sun Ik Lee MD
General neurosurgery, degenerative spine pathologies, minimally invasive spine surgery

Daniel A. Lim MD, PhD
Neural stem cells, neurogenesis, and stereotactic and functional neurosurgery

Jialing Liu PhD
Neurogenesis and functional recovery after stroke

Geoffrey Manley MD, PhD
Basic, translational, and clinical traumatic brain-injury research

Michael W. McDermott MD
Adult brain tumors, meningiomas, radiosurgery, and image-directed surgery including endoscopy; biology of meningiomas

Catherine Miller MD
Neurospinal disorders, complex spine surgery

Annette Molinaro MA, PhD

Vincent Morgese, MD
General Neurosurgery, Napa Clinic

Praveen V. Mummaneni MD
Minimally invasive spine surgery; degenerative spine disease; adult spinal deformity; spinal tumors; spinal trauma

Nancy Ann Oberheim Bush MD, PhD
Adult neuro-oncology, brain tumor clinical trials

Hideho Okada MD, PhD
Brain tumor immunotherapy

Michael Oldham PhD
Genetics, computational biology

S. Scott Panter PhD
Animal models of stroke and traumatic brain injury

Warwick J. Peacock MD
Professor emeritus

Arie Perry MD

Claudia Petritsch PhD
Brain cancer stem cells; asymmetric stem cell division; novel tumor suppressor genes

Joanna Phillips MD, PhD

Russell O. Pieper PhD
Signal transduction; models of human gliomagenesis; drug resistance

Michael D. Prados MD, FACP
Neuro-oncology clinical trials for adults and children

Keith Quattrocchi MD, PhD, FACS
Degenerative disease of the spine; adult brain tumors; neuronavigational surgery

Caroline Racine PhD

Corey Raffel MD, PhD
Pediatric neurosurgery

Margaret Riordan MD
Skull base neurosurgery, brain tumors, cranial trauma

Roberto Rodriguez Rubio MD
Neuroanatomy, skull base and cerebrovascular surgery, cadaveric surgical simulation, stereotactic morphometry, neuroanatomical volumetric models

Philip A. Starr MD, PhD
Surgical treatment of movement disorders; basal ganglia physiology in movement disorders

Bjoern Schwer, MD, PhD
Brain tumor research

Lee Tan, MD
Spinal disorders

Phiroz Tarapore MD
Functional neurosurgery

Jennie Taylor MD, MPH
Adult neuro-oncology

Philip Theodosopoulos MD
Skull base tumors; minimally invasive endoscopic surgery

Doris Wang MD, PhD
Surgical treatment of movement disorders; functional neurosurgery

Philip R. Weinstein MD
Professor emeritus

John K. Wiencke PhD
Epidemiological and clinical studies in neuroepidemiology

Margaret R. Wrensch MPH, PhD
Genetic and molecular epidemiology of adult brain cancer