Jason Davies MD, PhD
Expected Graduation Date: 2015
Education, Training, and Previous Positions
- 2001: BS, Stanford University
2003-2006: Co-founder, Chief Scientific Officer, Certus Medical
2006-2008: Director, Investor Relations, PaientCentral Technologies
2008: Stanford Graduate School of Business, Institute for Entrepreneurship
2008-Present: Co-founder, S.O.S. Technologies
2009: MD, Stanford School of Medicine, Medical Scientist Training Program
2009: PhD, Program in Biophysics, Stanford School of Medicine, Medical Scientist Training Program
Selected Honors and Awards
- 2009: Invited Presenter, 8th Annual CyberKnife Users’ Meeting, Hollywood, FL
2009: Best Abstract, 8th Annual CyberKnife Users’ Meeting, Hollywood, FL
2004: Invited Presenter, Molecular & Cell Biology Department, Berkeley, CA
2004: First place, Stanford Medical Student Research Symposium
2003: Invited Presenter, International Meeting on AAA Proteins, Warrenton, VA
2002-2009: Medical Scientist Training Fellowship from NIGMS grant
2001: First place, Biological Sciences Individual Research symposium
1996: Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship
1996: Jesse H. Jones Foundation Scholarship
Selected Recent Publications
Davies JM, Ozpinar A, Lawton MT. Volume-outcome relationships in neurosurgery.
Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2015 Apr;26(2):207-18, viii.
Trinh VT, Davies JM, Berger MS. Surgery for primary supratentorial brain tumors in the United States, 2000-2009: effect of provider and hospital caseload on complication rates. J Neurosurg. 2015 Feb;122(2):280-96.
Asher AL, Speroff T, Dittus RS, Parker SL, Davies JM, Selden N, Nian H, Glassman S, Mummaneni P, Shaffrey C, Watridge C, Cheng JS, McGirt MJ. The National Neurosurgery Quality and Outcomes Database (N2QOD): a collaborative North American outcomes registry to advance value-based spine care. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Oct 15;39(22 Suppl 1):S106-16.
Davies JM, Lawton MT. Advances in open microsurgery for cerebral aneurysms. Neurosurgery. 2014 Feb;74 Suppl 1:S7-16.
Davies JM, Robinson AE, Cowdrey C, Mummaneni PV, Ducker GS, Shokat KM, Bollen A, Hann B, Phillips JJ. Generation of a patient-derived chordoma xenograft and characterization of the phosphoproteome in a recurrent chordoma. J Neurosurg. 2014 Feb;120(2):331-6.
Davies JM, Trinh VT, Sneed PK, McDermott MW. Radiotherapy for recurrent epidermoid cyst. J Neurooncol. 2013 Apr;112(2):307-13.
Davies JM, Yanamadala V, Lawton MT. Comparative effectiveness of treatments for cerebral arteriovenous malformations: trends in nationwide outcomes from 2000 to 2009. Neurosurg Focus. 2012 Jul;33(1):E11.
Davies J, Tawk RG, Lawton MT. The contralateral transcingulate approach: operative technique and results with vascular lesions. Neurosurgery. 2012 Sep;71(1 Suppl Operative):4-13; discussion 13-4.
Davies JM, Kim H, Young WL, Lawton MT. Classification schemes for arteriovenous malformations. Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2012 Jan;23(1):43-53.
Davies JM, Yanamadala V, Lawton MT. Comparative effectiveness of treatments for cerebral arteriovenous malformations: trends in nationwide outcomes from 2000 to 2009. Neurosurg Focus 2012;33(1):E11.
Davies JM, Brunger AT, Weis WI. Improved structures of full-length p97, an AAA ATPase: implications for mechanisms of nucleotide-dependent conformational change. Structure 2008;16(5):715-726.
Nagar B, Hantschel O, Seeliger M, Davies JM, Weis WI, Superti-Furga G, Kuriyan J. Organization of the SH3-SH2 unit in active and inactive forms of the c-Abl tyrosine kinase. Mol Cell 2006;21(6):787-798.
Davies JM, Tsuruta H, May AP, Weis WI. Conformational changes of p97 during nucleotide hydrolysis determined by small-angle X-Ray scattering. Structure 2005;13(2):183-95.
Feinberg H, Uitdehaag JC, Davies JM, Wallis R, Drickamer K, Weis WI. Crystal structure of the CUB1-EGF-CUB2 region of mannose-binding protein associated serine protease-2. EMBO J 2003;22(10):2348-2359.
Prekeris R, Davies JM, Scheller RH. Identification of a novel Rab11/25 binding domain present in Eferin and Rip proteins. J Biol Chem 2001;276(42):38966-38970.