Executive Director, Arizona Surgical Technology and Education Center (ASTEC)
Professor of Surgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
Clinical Professor of Radiation/Oncology
- Harvard University, 1982 (M.D.)
- Silver Nautilus Book Award, 2009
- Spinal stereotactic radiosurgery
- Effects of radiation on tumor cell biology
Dax Trujillo (MSRP 1997): "A rat neural tumor model for evaluation of chemo-therapeutic delivery systems."
Oren Gottfried (MSRP 1998, 1999, 2000): "Implantation of Gliadel® wafers in the treatment of malignant gliomas."
Randy Bell (MSRP, 1999, 2001): "Visualization and treatment of specific types of brain tumors using a scorpion chlorotoxin."
Stephen Rowe (MSRP 2001): "In vivo fluorescent imaging of brain tumors."
Oren Gottfried (Class of 2001): "A retrospective study evaluating long term outcome complications of LINAC (Linear Accelerator Based Stereotactic Radiosurgery) versus gamma knife radiosurgical treatment of cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVM)."
-Yvonne Rodriguez, Tucson High Magnet School, 1993
-Joshua Elster, University High School, 1994
-Nicole Doten, Yuma High School (Yuma, AZ), 1996
-Nicholas Nelson, University High School, 1999
-Cassandra Lynn Burry, Cholla High School, 2000
-Tiffany N. Manzo, Flowing Wells High School, 2001
-Josie Acuna, University High School, 2003
-Elizabeth Babbitt, Kofa High School (Yuma, AZ), 2006
-John Hess, Pueblo High School, 1993
-John Lopez, Roskruge Middle School, 1994