Department of Neurosurgery


Providence Business News Announces Dr. Clark Chen, the Department of Neurosurgery’s new Brain Tumor Program Director:

“In his new role, Chen will serve as both director of the Brain Tumor Program within the Department of Neurosurgery at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, as well as the co-director of the Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program, according to a news release.

“I am honored to be joining the distinguished ranks of the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute and Lifespan Cancer Institute,” Chen said. “I look forward to collaborating with a multidisciplinary team, dedicating ourselves to patient-centric care in the realm of glioblastomas and brain tumor treatment. My unwavering commitment is to elevate patient care by intertwining brain tumor research and pioneering clinical trials at Lifespan, extending our impact from Rhode Island to broader horizons.”…

“In our pursuit of excellence, the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute continues to elevate its standards,” said Dr. Ziya L. Gokaslan, neurosurgeon in chief at Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital. “Dr. Chen’s remarkable expertise and dedication fortify our team, ensuring unparalleled care for our patients, setting a new benchmark in the region.”

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Clark C. Chen, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurosurgery
Director, Brain Tumor Program
Co-Director, Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program