Surgical Neuroanatomy Lab Research Fellowships

Research fellowship positions are offered in the Surgical Neuroantamony Lab (SNL) throughout the year. Minimum length of the fellowship program is 12 months; shorter periods of time might be considered under special circumstances.

Funding for personal expenses is not available, but the SNL will provide the anatomical and technical material needed to complete your training and research projects. Fellows will focus on areas of their interest under the guidance of the SNL faculty.

The Surgical Neuroanatomy Lab is currently accepting applications for a start date of June 2019. Those interested in applying for the research fellowship position should please contact Juan Fernandez-Miranda, MD, at fernandezmirandajc@upmc.edu and send an updated curriculum vitae and at least one letter of recommendation. The deadline to submit applications is December 31, 2017.  You will be notified by March 1, 2018 if your application has been accepted.

Current Research Fellows (2016-17)

Tiago Alves (Brazil)
Salomon Cohen (Mexico)
Joao Mangussi (Brazil)
Edinson Najera (Spain)
Zhou Peizhi (China)
Quang Huy Truong (Vietnam)
Sun Xicay  (China)

Previous Research Fellows (2008-16)

Kumar Abhinav, MD (UK)
Yancy Acosta, MD (Dominican Rep.)
Victor Barradas Alcocer, MD (Mexico)
Abdelhay Ali, MD (Egypt)
Beatriz Lopez Alvarez, MD (Spain)
Pablo Barcelo, MD (Argentina)
Arnau Benet, MS (Spain)
Cristobal Blanco, MD (Spain)
Luis R. Bonilla, MD (Dominican Rep.)
Rodrigo Cavalcante, MD (Brasil)
Eugenio Cardenas, MD (Spain)
Juan Barges Coll, MD (Mexico)
Ayhan Cömert (Turkey)
Leo Ditzel, MD (Brasil)
Abdullah Durmaz, MD (Turkey)
Eduardo Flores, MD (Mexico)
Sergio Gomez (Columbia)
Fabio Guerra (Spain)
Sukdeep Jawar (India)
Weihong Jiang (China)
Mohamed Labib, MD (Canada)
Fernando Latorre, MD (Argentina)
Stefan Lieber (Switzerland)
Jianfeng Liu, MD (China)
Chiyuan Ma (China)
Roger Mathias (Brazil)
David Mato (Spain)
Antonio Meola (Italy)
Victor Morera, MD (Colombia)
Maximiliano Nunez (Argentina)
Yujiro Obikane, MD (Japan)
Paolo Pacca (Italy)
Igor Paredes (Spain)
Carlos Pinheiro, MD (Brasil)
Felix Quezada (Dominican Republic)
Omar Ramirez, MD (Colombia)
Milton Rastelli, MD (Brazil)
Seyed Samini, MD (Iran)
Kamran Sattarov (Ukraine)
Tiago Scopel, MD (Brasil)
Zhao Hui Shi (China)
Domenico Solari, MD (Italy)
Ramon Terre, MD (Spain)
Ronaldo Toledo (Brazil)
Denildo Verissimo (Brazil)
Xu Hui Wang, MD (China)
Ming Dong Wang (China)
Wei-Hsin Wang (Taiwan)
Yibao Wang, MD (China)
Zhong-Wren Wang (China)
Hongquan Wei, MD (China)
Dali Wu, MD (Taiwan)
Zhiqun Wu, MD (China)
Zhang Xian, MD, PhD (China)
Wu Xiaojun (China)

2017 Fellows
2016-17 research fellows with Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, MD, at Biomedical Science Tower during Complex EEA course, August 2017.

Fellows at PNC Park
Research fellows with Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, MD, at PNC Park.

2015-16 fellows and visitors
2015-16 visitors and fellows with lab director Dr. Fernandez-Miranda after 3D presentation in conference room. 

2012-13 fellows and visitors
2012-13 visitors and fellows with lab director Dr. Fernandez-Miranda after 3D presentation. 

2011-12 fellows and visitors
2011-12 fellows and vistors with Wendy-Fellows Mayle, PhD (far right), director of the department's Walter Copeland Laboratory.