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Neurosurgery Resident Program Alumni

2020 - 2021

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Kevin Ted Huang, MD  Complex Spine Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Complex  
Ian James Tafel, MD  Spine Fellowship, University of Miami  
Pablo Andres Valdes Quevedo, MD, PhD Neurosurgical Oncology and Functional Brain Mapping Fellowship, Montpellier, France  

2019 - 2020

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Dustin Donnelly, MD, PhD  Spine Fellowship, Duke University Faculty, Case Western Reserve University
David Penn, MD  Skull Base/ Cerebrovascular Fellowship, Case Western Reserve University Attending, Vassar Brothers Medical Center and Danbury Hospital, Nuvance Health, Poughkeepsie NY
Christian Strong, MD  Spine Fellowship, New England Baptist Hospital  

2018 - 2019

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Vamsidhar Chavakula, MD BWH Functional Attending, Fellowship, Milan Italy Faculty, Neurosurgical Medical Clinic, San Diego, CA
Ziev Moses, MD Spine Fellowship, Rush University, IL Faculty, UMass Memorial
Pokmeng Alfred See, MD Cerebrovascular Fellow, University of Illinois at Chicago; Shillito Pediatric Fellow, Boston Children's Hospital Faculty, Boston Children’s Hospital

2017 - 2018

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Hormuzdiyar Dasenbrock, MD Endovascular Fellowship, Rush University, IL Neuroendovascular Fellowship (enfolded), Brigham and Women's Hospital, MA Faculty, Boston Medical Center
Viren Vasudeva, MD Spine Fellowship (enfolded), Brigham and Women' Hospital, MA Private Practice, Georgia Brain and Spine Center, GA

2016 - 2017

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Wenya Linda Bi, MD, PhD Skull Base Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital Assistant Professor, Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, MA
Matthew Vestal, MD, MBA Shillito Pediatric Fellowship, Boston Children’s Hospital, MA Assistant Professor, Duke University Medical Center

2015 - 2016

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Muhammad Abd-El-Barr, MD, PhD Spine Fellowship, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, MA Assistant Professor, Duke University, NC
Michael Raber, MD Spine Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University, MD Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, TX

2014 - 2015

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Bradley Gross, MD Endovascular Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, AZ Neuroendovascular Fellowship  Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh, PA
Peleg Horowitz, MD, PhD Skull Base Neuro-Oncology Fellowship, MD Anderson Cancer Center Assistant Professor, University of Chicago, IL

2013 - 2014

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Stephen Nalbach, MD Private Practice, Tyler Neurosurgical Associates, TX Private Practice, Tyler Neurosurgical Associates, TX
Alexander Ropper, MD Spine Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, AZ Director of Spine Surgery, Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, TX
Judith Wong, MD Pediatric Fellowship, University of California Los Angeles, CA Private Practice, Kaiser Permanente, CA

2012 - 2013

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Ning Lin, MD Endovascular Fellowship, University at Buffalo, NY Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell Medical College, NY
Urvashi Upadhyay, MD Skull Base Fellowship, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, MA

Faculty, Boston Medical Center

2011 - 2012

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Sarah Jernigan, MD MPH Shillito Pediatric Fellowship, Boston Children’s Hospital, MA Private Practice, Carolina Neurosurgery and Spine Associates, NC
Yi Lu, MD PhD Spine Fellowship, University of Miami, FL Director of Neurological Trauma, Assistant Professor, Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, MA

2010 - 2011

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Kevin Cahill, MD PhD MPH Spine Fellowship, Jackson Memorial Hospital, FL Private Practice, Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates, NC
Suzanne Tharin, MD PhD Spine Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, OH Assistant Professor, Stanford University Medical Center, CA

2009 - 2010

Resident Fellowship/ Subsequent Position Current Position
Lance Governale, MD Shillito Pediatric Fellowship, Boston Children’s Hospital, MA Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery, L.D. Hupp Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics, University of Florida, FL
Albert Kim, MD PhD Skull Base Fellowship, University of Miami, FL Associate Professor, Developmental Biology Surgical Director, Washington University School of Medicine, MO

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