Department of Neurosurgery

Department of Neurosurgery Diversity Lecture Series

Join the Department of Neurosurgery over the next few months during Grand Rounds for our Diversity in Neurosurgery Visiting Professor Lecture Series highlighting underrepresented neurosurgical faculty around the country.

March 22, 2021

David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurosurgery,  University of Pittsburgh
Director, Neurotrauma Clinical Trials Center
Director, Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Program
Special Advisor, UPMC Enterprises


May 10, 2021

Odette Harris, MD, MPH

Professor of Neurosurgery, Stanford University
Director, Defense Veterans Brain Injury Center
Deputy Chief of Staff, Rehabilitation
Associate Chief of Staff, Polytrauma
Director, Brain Injury, Department of Neurosurgery

May 24, 2021

Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurosurgery, Emory University
Professor, Endocrinology
Co-Director, Emory Pituitary and Neuroendocrine Center
Director, Neurosurgical Residency Program
Director, Laboratory of Molecular Neurosurgery and Biotechnology