Neurosurgery Current and Past Fellows

Current and Past Image Guided Surgery Fellows

Walid Ibn Essayed, M.D. 
Image Guided Surgery Fellow
2016 - 2017

Fellowship Dates Fellow Residency Faculty
2011-2012 Daniel Orringer   University of Michigan University of Michigan
2012-2013 Emam Saleh University Hospital, Paris  
2013-2014 Parviz Dolati Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran  BIDMC
2014-2015 Roy Torcuator    
2015-2016 Antonio Meola    

Current and Past Pituitary Fellows

Mina Safain, M.D.
Pituitary Fellow
2016 - 2017

Fellowship Dates Fellow Residency Faculty
2009-2010 Gabriel Zada USC USC
2010-2011 Zachary Litvack OHSU  GWU 
2011-2012 Garni Barkhoudarian    UCLA John Wayne Cancer Institute 
2012-2013 Kenny De Los Reyes Mount Sinai  Loma Linda University, CA
2013-2014 Michael Raber BWH/BCH  
2014-2015 Timothy Smith Northwestern BWH
2015-2016 Hasan Zaidi    

Current and Past Skull Base Fellows

Omar Arnaout, M.D. 
Skull Base Fellow
2016 - 2017

Fellowship Dates Fellow Residency Faculty
2011-2012 Daryoush Tavanaiepour     Medical College of VA University of Florida Jacksonville
2012-2013 Abraham Boskovitz Tufts Medical Center Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Scramento, CA
2013-2014 Urvashi Upadhyay BWH/BCH Umass Memorial Hospital 
2014-2015 Kaith Al-Mefty The Barrow Neurological Institute  
2015-2016 Rami Al-Mefty    

Current and Past Spine Fellows

Muhammad Abd-El-Barr, M.D., Ph.D.
Spine Fellow
2016 - 2017

Fellowship Dates Fellow Residency Faculty
2012-2013 Biji Bahuleyan Vellore India  
2013-2014 Yakov (Jake) Gologorsky Mount Sinai Metropolitan Neurosurgery, Englewood NJ
2014-2015 Viren Vasudeva BWH/BCH  
2015-2016 Justin Slavin    

Current and Past Cerebrovascular/ Endovascular Fellows

Rodolfo E. Alcedo Guardia, M.D.
Cerebrovascular/ Endovascular Fellow
2016 - 2017

Other Research and Clinical Fellows

The following fellows completed fellowships in the past. However, these fellowships are not offered at BWH 
at this time: 

Fellowship Dates Fellow Fellowship Title Subsequent Employment
2005-2006 Cormac Maher CV and Skull Base Faculty: University of MI 
2005-2006 Sandeep Mittal Tumor  Faculty: Wayne State University 
2006-2007 Rose Du CV and Skull Base 

Faculty: BWH 

 2006-2007 Andrew Morokoff  Tumor  Parkville Neurosurgery, Melbourne AU 
 2007-2008 John Huan Wang  CV and Skull Base  Faculty: University of IL, Urbana-Champaign
 2007-2008 Baki Albayrak  Tumor  
 2008-2009 Mark Dannenbaum  CV and Skull Base  Endovascular Fellowship: Emory University
 2008-2009 James King  Tumor  Faculty: Melbourne, AY 
 2009-2010  Vikram Nayar CV and Skull Base  Faculty: Georgetown University Hospital  


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