Academic & Professional Appointments

Academic Appointments

2005-2006
Clinical Instructor in Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine and Stanford University Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA

2008-Present
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Professional Appointments

  • Fellow Member, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Fellow Member, American College of Surgeons

Professional Certification

  • Board Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgeons

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