Lead Faculty

  • Nabeel S. Alshafai
    Nabeel S. Alshafai
    Antwerp, Belgium
Nabeel S. Alshafai
Antwerp, Belgium

MD(Hon.) FRCSC, EBNS, ABNS(Eligible)
CCN Review Course Director
Craniocervical Junction Workshop Director
Assistant Professor (Antwerp University)
Neurosurgeon and spine surgeon
Residency Training Program Director
Antwerp University Hospital
Examiner & Committee Member of the European Board of Neurological Surgery

  • E. Antonio Chiocca
    E. Antonio Chiocca
    Boston, USA
E. Antonio Chiocca
Boston, USA

MD, PhD
Harvey W. Cushing Professor of Neurosurgery
Neurosurgeon-in-Chief and Chairman
Co-Director, Institute for the Neurosciences
President of the Society for Neuro-Oncology
Surgical Director, Center for Neuro-Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Brigham and Women’s / Faulkner Hospital
Department of Neurosurgery
Harvard Medical School
Examiner of the American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • William Couldwell
    William Couldwell
    Salt Lake City, United States
William Couldwell
Salt Lake City, United States

MD, PhD
Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Utah
Past Director of the American Board of Neurological Surgery
Past President of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Wallace-Cusimano Honorary Lectureship Recipient of 2016
Utah University Hospital

  • Michael D. Cusimano
    Michael D. Cusimano
    Toronto, Canada
Michael D. Cusimano
Toronto, Canada

MD, MHPE, FRCSC, PhD, FACS
Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Education and Public Health
Division of Neurosurgery
St. Michael’s Hospital
University of Toronto
Past Examiner of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

  • Andre Grotenhuis
    Andre Grotenhuis
    Nijmegen, Netherlands
Andre Grotenhuis
Nijmegen, Netherlands

Professor of Neurosurgery
Past Chairman of Neurosurgery
President Elect and Past Secretary of the EANS
Radboud University Nijmegen
Wallace-Cusimano Honorary Lectureship Recipient of 2015

 

  • John Hurlbert
    John Hurlbert
    Calgary, Canada
John Hurlbert
Calgary, Canada

MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS
Associate professor
Past Director of the Neurosurgical Residency Program
Founding President of the Canadian Spine Society
Past Chief examiner in neurosurgery for FRCSC
Past President elect for the AANS/CNS, disorders of the spine & peripheral nerves
University of Calgary

  • Ramez Kirollos
    Ramez Kirollos
    Cambridge, UK
Ramez Kirollos
Cambridge, UK

MBChB, MD, FRCS, EANS
Member of the Court of Examiners of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Examiner (MRCS) of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Chairman Elect of the British Neurovascular Group
Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge

  • Timo Krings
    Timo Krings
    Toronto, Canada
Timo Krings
Toronto, Canada

MD, PhD, FRCP(C)
Professor of Radiology
Chairman of Neuroradiology
Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroadiologist
University Health Network
University of Toronto

  • Jason Lazarou
    Jason Lazarou
    Toronto, Canada
Jason Lazarou
Toronto, Canada

MD, MSc, FRCPC
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Mount Siani Hospital
University Health Network
University of Toronto

  • Allan Levi
    Allan Levi
    Miami, USA
Allan Levi
Miami, USA

MD, PhD, FACS
Professor and Chief of Neurosurgery
Director of the Goodman Oral Board Review Course (AANS)
Robert M. Buck Distinguished Chair
University of Miami Hospital
University of Miami MILLER School of Medicine

  • Bodo Lippitz
    Bodo Lippitz
    Hamburg, Germany
Bodo Lippitz
Hamburg, Germany
  • Andres M Lozano
    Andres M Lozano
    Toronto, Canada
Andres M Lozano
Toronto, Canada

MD, PhD, FRCSC, FRSC
Dan Family Professor
Chairman of Neurosurgery
RR Tasker Chair in Functional Neurosurgery
Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience
University Health Network
University of Toronto

  • Luca Regli
    Luca Regli
    Zurich, Switzerland
Luca Regli
Zurich, Switzerland

MD, PhD
Professor & Chairman of Neurosurgery
Department of Neurosurgery
Zurich University

  • John Rossiter
    John Rossiter
    Kingston, Canada
John Rossiter
Kingston, Canada

MD, PhD
Associate Professor and Clinical Director
Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Past Chief Examiner of Neuropathology for the Royal College of Canada
Kingston General Hospital
Queen’s University

  • Michal Sabel
    Michal Sabel
    Dusseldorf, Germany
Michal Sabel
Dusseldorf, Germany

MD, PhD
Associate Professor at the Department of Neurosurgery
Head of Center of Neuro-Oncology
University Hospital Düsseldorf

  • Johannes Schramm
    Johannes Schramm
    Bonn, Germany
Johannes Schramm
Bonn, Germany

MD, PhD
Professor and Retired Chairman
Department of Neurosurgery
Second Vice-President WFNS
Past President of the EANS
Bonn University Hospital

  • Robert J. Spinner
    Robert J. Spinner
    Rochester, USA
Robert J. Spinner
Rochester, USA

Chairman of Neurosurgery
Professor of Anatomy Orthopedic and Neurosurgery
The Burton M. Onofrio
Mayo Medical School
Mayo Clinic

  • Paul Steinbok
    Paul Steinbok
    Vancouver, Canada
Paul Steinbok
Vancouver, Canada

BSc, MB, BS, FRCSC
Professor of Neurosurgery
Head Emeritus of Pediatric Neurosurgery
British Columbia Children Hospital
Past President of the International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Division of Neurosurgery
University of British Columbia

  • M Christopher Wallace
    M Christopher Wallace
    Kingston, Canada
M Christopher Wallace
Kingston, Canada

MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
Past President of the Canadian Society of Neurosurgery
Examiner of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Professor and Chair of Neurosurgery
Kingston General Hospital
Former Program Director of the University of Toronto
Queen’s University

  • Michel Zerah
    Michel Zerah
    Paris, France
Michel Zerah
Paris, France

MD, PhD
Professor of Neurosurgery
President Elect of the European Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Chairman of Pediatric Neurosurgery
French representative of SNCLF
Hôpital-Necker Enfants Malades