Lonser-RussellProfessor and Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery
Faculty Affiliate, Chronic Brain Injury

College of Medicine
Department of Neuroscience

N1047 Doan Hall
410 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43210

Practice Address:
300 W. 10th Ave.
Ground Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43210

Research Interests

  • Neoplasia syndromes
  • Direct nervous system drug delivery
  • Tumor biology

Research Interests

  • Development of direct nervous system drug delivery paradigms for targeted therapy
  • Investigation of tumor pathogenesis and biology in familial neoplasia syndromes
  • Treatment of primary brain, brainstem and spinal cord tumors

Research Goals

His investigation is directed toward developing convective delivery strategies to treat central nervous system pathobiology, and toward neoplasia pathogenesis/propagation in familial tumor-suppressor syndromes, including von Hippel-Lindau disease. 

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MD: Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Residency: Neurological Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center
Residency: Neurological Surgery, University of Utah Hospital
Fellowship: Research, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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