1. Florida


  1. Cancer Center
  2. Neurosurgery
  3. Oncology (Medical)


  1. Clinical Fellowship - Cranial Base Surgery (Franco DeMonte, MD) University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  2. Clinical Fellowship - Neurosurgical Oncology University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  3. Clinical Residency - Neurosurgery University of Toronto
  4. PhD - Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering University of Toronto
  5. MD McMaster University
  6. Predoctoral Research Fellow - Neuroapoptosis and Neurodegenerative Diseases Harvard Medical School
  7. BSc (Hons) McGill University


  1. Fellow
  2. Fellow

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology
  2. Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
  3. Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Professional Highlights

  • Scientific Advisory Council, Florida Center for Brain Tumor Research
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons, NREF Research Award
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Award
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada National Research Award and Detweiler Fellowship
  • AANS American Association of Neurological Surgeons Top Gun Award


  • Brain tumor surgery (glioneuronal, meningioma, intraventricular, metastasis)
  • Skull base surgery
  • Awake craniotomy
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery


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