Edward Andrews, MD

  • PGY-6 Resident

Edward G. Andrews, MD, began his residency with the University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurosurgery in July of 2016. Dr. Andrews attended the University of Pennsylvania, graduating summa cum laude in 2009 with a degree in neuroscience and ancient Egyptian studies. He subsequently earned his medical degree from Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University in 2016, graduating magna cum laude.

During his medical school career, he directed the Future Docs High School Program, a pipeline program aimed at exposing underrepresented minority high school juniors and seniors to different career choices in healthcare fields. He also organized and participated in the primary tutoring services on campus, helping medical students struggling with course material and clinical rotations.

His research interests include neuroimmunologic changes in mild traumatic brain injury and immunotherapeutic approaches to glioblastomas. He also has an avid interest in resident and medical student education

Specialized Areas of Interest

Neuro-oncologic neurosurgery.

Professional Organization Membership

American Association of Neurological Surgeons
American Board of Neurological Surgery
American Medical Association
Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Education & Training

  • BA, University of Pennsylvania, 2005-09
  • MD, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, 2012-16

Honors & Awards

  • e-Poster Award, Pediatric Neurosurgery, AANS Annual Meeting, 2018
  • Physician Champion of Nursing Award, University of Pittsburgh, 2018
  • William F. Keller Prize, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, 2016
  • Dean’s List, University of Pennsylvania, 2006-09