1. Fellow - Pediatric Neurosurgery Primary Children's Medical Center, University of Utah
  2. Resident Neurologic Surgery Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. Clinical Research Fellowship - Core Curriculum in Clinical Research Certificate Surgical Neurology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  4. Candidate for Master of Health Sciences in Clinical Research Training Program in Clinical Research, Duke University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD, Warren Grant Magnusson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health
  5. Internship Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. MD Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
  7. BS - Majors: Chemistry and Biology Research Loras College
  8. Majors: Biochemistry and Psychology, University Honors Program Colorado State University
  9. Candidate for Masters of Clinical Research Mayo Clinic Clinical Research Training Program, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities

Academic rank

  1. Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
  2. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics


  • Spina bifida surgery
  • Pediatric cervical spine surgery
  • Pediatric epilepsy surgery
  • Pediatric Chiari malformation surgery
  • Pediatric brain tumor surgery
  • Moyamoya disease
  • Cranial malformations
  • Congenital spinal anomalies
  • Pediatric arteriovenous surgeries
  • Tethered cord syndrome


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See a description of research activities.


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