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  1. Samuel R. Browd, MD, PhD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Associate Program Director
    Pediatric Neurosurgery
  2. Randall M. Chesnut, MD, F.C.C.M., F.A.C.S.
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Professor Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Neurosurgery, Spine
  3. Michelle C. Chowdhary, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Neuro-Oncology
  4. David B. Coppel, PhD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Director of Neuropsychological Services and Research, Seattle Sports Concussion Program
    Neuropsychology, Concussion
  5. Courtney  Crane, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Principal Investigator, Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research
    Identification of novel targets for cellular immunotherapies for patients with malignant brain tumors
  6. Raimondo  D'Ambrosio, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Neurophysiology, Epilepsy Research
  7. Felix  Darvas, PhD
    Research Assistant Professor
    Neuroscience, Neural Engineering
  8. Richard G. Ellenbogen, MD
    Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Brain Tumors, Neurosurgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Concussion
  9. Manuel  Ferreira, Jr., MD, PhD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Chief of Neurosurgery, University of Washington Medical Center
    Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Skull Base Tumors, Spine, Gamma Knife, Brain Tumors
  10. Mikhail S. Gelfenbeyn, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Chief of Neurological Surgery at Seattle VAMC
    Neurosurgery, Spine
  11. Basavaraj V. Ghodke, MD
    Professor of Radiology and Neurological Surgery
    Cerebrovascular, Neuroradiology, Neurosurgery
  12. Danial K. Hallam, MD
    Associate Professor of Radiology and Neurological Surgery
    Cerebrovascular, Neuroradiology, Neurosurgery
  13. Robert F. Hevner, MD, PhD
    Research Professor
    Cerebral Cortex Development/ Adult Neurogenesis
  14. Christoph P. Hofstetter, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Spine
  15. Eric C. Holland, MD, PhD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Neurosurgery, Brain Tumors
  16. Franck K. Kalume, PhD
    Research Assistant Professor
    Neuroscience, Biochemistry
  17. Forrest M. Kievit, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Nanotechnology, Brain Tumors
  18. Louis J. Kim, MD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Associate Program Director
    Cerebrovascular, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery
  19. Andrew  Ko, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Epilepsy, Functional
  20. Amy  Lee, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Clerkship Director
    Neurosurgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery
  21. Michael R. Levitt, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Embolization Materials, Endovascular Diagnostics, Cerebrovascular
  22. John D. Loeser, MD
    Profesor Emeritus, Neurological Surgery
  23. Christine L. Mac Donald, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Quantitative methods for Neuroimaging, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, Resting-state fMRI, Traumatic Brain Injury, Preclinical and Clinical Research
  24. Jan  Marino-Ramirez, PhD
    Professor & Director of Children's Center for Neuroscience
    Pediatric Neurological Disorders
  25. Andrei M. Mikheev, PhD
    Research Assistant Professor
    Genetic Abnormalities in Gliomas, Neuro-oncology Research
  26. Richard S. Morrison, PhD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Director, Center for Neuroproteomics
    Brain Injury/Neurodegeneration, Neuronal Apoptosis
  27. Pierre D. Mourad, PhD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Associate Professor in the Department of Engineering and Mathematics Adjunct Associate Professor of Bioengineering, Radiology, and Pediatric Dentistry Affiliate in the Applied Physics Laboratory
    Traumatic Brain Injury Function, Medical Device Development & Commercialization
  28. Sean P. Murphy, PhD
    Research Professor Emeritus
    Neuroscience
  29. Jeffrey G. Ojemann, MD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Epilepsy Surgery, Brain/Computer Interfaces, Epilepsy Research
  30. George  Ojemann, MD
    Professor Emeritus of Neurological Surgery
    Epilepsy Research
  31. David  Pitkethly, MD
    Professor Emeritus of Neurological Surgery
  32. Jim  Pridgeon, MHA
    Senior Lecturer
  33. David C. Primrose, MD
    Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Neurosurgery
  34. Richard L. Rapport, MD
    Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Neurosurgery
  35. Robert C. Rostomily, MD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Brain Tumors, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Gamma Knife, Neuro-oncology Research
  36. Laligam N. Sekhar, MD
    Vice-Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Brain Tumors, Cerebrovascular, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery
  37. John R. Silber, PhD
    Research Professor Emeritus
    Neuro-oncology Research
  38. Daniel L. Silbergeld, MD
    Arthur A. Ward Jr. Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Brain Tumors, Neurosurgery, Neuro-oncology Research
  39. Nancy  Temkin, PhD
    Research Professor
    Biostatistics
  40. Fangyi  Zhang, MD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Associate Professor Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Spine

Application Deadlines

Applications for the Neurological Surgery Residency are due November 30, 2016.

Deadlines to apply to our fellowship programs are:

Featured Faculty:

Daniel Silbergeld, MD

Dr. Silbergeld is the Arthur A. Ward Jr. professor of neurological surgery at the UW Medical Center. He is also an adjunct professor of pathology.

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