Editorial Board

MedOne Neurosurgery

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United States

Name Affiliation
Constantinos G Hadjipanayis, MD, PhD Mount Sinai, New York City
Line Jacques, MD University of California, San Francisco
M. Yashar S. Kalani, MD, PhD University of Virginia
Peter Nakaji, MD, Editor-in-Chief Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix AZ
Maria Peris Celda, MD, PhD Albany Medical Center, Albany NY
Min S. Park, MD University of Virginia
Jamie Ullman, MD, FAANS, FACS Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Director of Neurotrauma, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY



International

Name Affiliation
Michaël Bruneau, MD, PhD Professor and Director, Skull Base and Vascular Programs
Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
Isao Date, MD Professor, Chairman, Neurological Surgery Department
Okayama University Hospital, Japan
Michael G. Fehlings, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS University of Toronto
Toronto Western Hospital
Bernhard Meyer, MD Chairman/Professor of Neurosurgery
Dept of Neurosurgery
Technical University of Munich
Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany
Basant K Misra, MS, MCh Head, Deptmt. of Neurosurgery and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
P. D. Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Center
Head, Department of Neurosurgery, Hinduja Health Care Surgical, Khar (West) Mumbai, India
Second Vice President at large of WFNS
Oliver Bozinov, MD University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Raabe Hospital Universitaire De Berne
Miguel A Arraez Sanchez, MD, PhD Carlos Haya University Hospital, Malaga, Spain
President, Spanish Society of Neurosurgery
Chairman, WFNS Foundation
Prof. Dr. med. Peter Vajkoczy, Editor-in-Chief Director, Charité-Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Berlin, Germany



Constantinos Hadjipanayis

Mount Sinai, New York City

Dr. Hadjipanayis is a Professor of Neurosurgery and Oncological Sciences at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He serves as Chair of Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and Director of Neurosurgical Oncology for the Mount Sinai Health System. He has devoted his entire career to the treatment of brain tumor patients and is Director of the Mount Sinai Brain Tumor Nanotechnology Laboratory in the Tisch Cancer Institute. He helped lead the effort for FDA approval of 5-ALA (Gleolan) in the US for use during glioma surgery in June 2017.

 

Line Jacques

University of California, San Francisco

Professor and Vice Chair, Director of Peripheral Nerve and Pain Surgery Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco.



M. Yashar S. Kalani

University of Virginia

Dr. Kalani is an expert in the combined microsurgical and endovascular treatment of brain and spinal vascular pathology, as well as in traditional open and endoscopic approaches to skull base pathologies. He runs an NIH-funded laboratory investigating mechanisms of injury after stroke.

Peter Nakaji, MD, Editor-in-Chief

Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ

Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ, attending and general practice neurosurgeon. Dr. Nakaji completed his residency at the University of California, San Diego. He received additional fellowship training in endoscopic neurosurgery at the Centre for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery in Sydney, Australia, and completed a second fellowship in cerebrovascular and skull base surgery at Barrow Neurological Institute at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix.



Maria Peris-Celda

Albany Medical Center, Albany NY

Maria Peris-Celda, MD, PhD is a neurosurgeon from Spain. She graduated with the highest honors at the University of Valencia, Spain, where she met Professor Martinez-Soriano, her anatomy mentor. She graduated in neurosurgery in Valencia, Spain, in 2011.

She spent two years learning and perfecting her surgical skills as a fellow of microsurgical and endoscopic neuroanatomy with Professor Rhoton from 2011 to 2013. During these years, she performed the majority of the dissections and organization of this book among other research projects. She underwent further neurosurgical training in Albany, NY, and has been a board eligible USA neurosurgeon since 2017.



Min Park

University of Virginia

Min S. Park, MD, FAANS, is an associate professor of neurosurgery and neurology at the University of Virginia. He serves as the co-director of cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgery, director of the endovascular neurosurgery fellowship, and the associate residency program director. Dr. Park completed his neurosurgical training at UC San Diego followed by a fellowship in endovascular neurosurgery at the Barrow Neurological Institute. Previously, he served honorably in the US Navy including a deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.


Jamie Ullman

Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Director of Neurotrauma, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY

Michaël Bruneau, MD, PhD

Professor and Director, Skull Base and Vascular Programs
Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium

Isao Date, MD

Professor, Chairman, Neurological Surgery Department
Okayama University Hospital, Japan


Michael Fehlings

University of Toronto
Toronto Western Hospital

Dr. Fehlings is the Vice Chair of Research for the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto and Head of the Spinal Program at Toronto Western Hospital. He combines an active clinical practice in complex spinal surgery with a translationally oriented research program focused on discovering novel treatments for the injured brain and spinal cord. He leads a multi-disciplinary team of researchers that is examining the application of stem cells, nanotechnology and tissue engineering for CNS repair and regeneration.



Bernhard Meyer

Chairman/Professor of Neurosurgery
Dept of Neurosurgery
Technical University of Munich
Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany

Dr. Meyer is Professor of Neurosurgery and Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at the Technical University of Munich in Germany. During medical school in Padova, Italy and Erlangen, Germany, he completed subinternships in Chicago, IL, and Brooklyn, NY. After an internship at the University of Tübingen, Germany, he was a neurosurgical resident at the City Hospital of Duisburg and the University of Bonn, Germany, as well as visiting resident at the University of Zürich, Switzerland, and the Barrow Neurosurgical Institute, Phoenix, AZ. He serves on the editorial board or as a reviewer for several renowned publications. His primary areas of interest are spine, neurovascular, and neurooncology.

 

Basant K. Misra

Head, Deptmt. of Neurosurgery and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
P. D. Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Center
Head, Department of Neurosurgery, Hinduja Health Care Surgical, Khar (West) Mumbai, India
Second Vice President at large of WFNS

Dr. Basant K. Misra is Head of the Department of Surgery and Head of the Department of Neurosurgery and Gammaknife Radiosurgery at P.D. Hunduja National Hospital and MRC in Mumbai, India. He serves as 2nd Vice President for the WFNS, President for the Asian Australasian Society of Neurological Surgery, and President of the World Federation of Skull Base Societies. He is Past President of both the International Conference of Cerebrovascular Surgery and the Asian Conference of Neurological Surgeons. He has been a visiting professor at renowned institutions worldwide, reviews for key journals across the specialty, and has had 136 publications and 546 presentations in peer reviewed journals and international proceedings.

 

Oliver Bozinov

University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland

Dr. Bozinov is a Chief Neurosurgeon and Vice Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University Hospital in Zurich, Switzerland. He authored over 100 Pubmed listed articles and multiple book chapters. Dr. Bozinov is currently lecturer at the University of Zurich, Director of the Skull Base and Brainstem Courses in Zurich and Faculty of many other international Skull Base Courses. His personal clinical and scientific main interest is Brainstem Surgery.

 

 

Andreas Raabe

Hospital Universitaire De Berne

Professor Andreas Raabe is Chairman and Professor of Neurosurgery at the Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland. His main focusses are tumors, aneurysms, and spinal degenerative diseases. Prof. Raabe has published more than 300 original scientific papers, review articles, technical notes or book chapters. He received numerous international awards for the development of innovative techniques for protection of brain structures and function during surgery, such as ICG angiography or continuous brain mapping.

 

Miguel A. Arraez Sanchez

Carlos Haya University Hospital, Malaga, Spain
President, Spanish Society of Neurosurgery
Chairman, WFNS Foundation

Miguel A. Arraez, MD, PhD, is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at Carlos Haya University Hospital (Malaga, Spain). He is a member of the board of Neurosurgery, Neurosurgical Review and World Neurosurgery, among other journals. He has served in several neurosurgical organizations. Currently, he is Chairman of the WFNS Foundation and Secretary of the World Academy of Neurosurgery. He regularly contributes to national and international congresses and publications. His fields of interest are skull base, pituitary surgery, brainstem tumors, and neuro-oncology.

Prof. Dr. med. Peter Vajkoczy, Editor-in-Chief

Director, Charité-Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Berlin, Germany



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