The Research Program is a vital component of the mission of the Department of Neurosurgery. Our research efforts incorporate cutting-edge neuroscience and bioengineering approaches and robust clinical research environments that draw from the vibrant research community of the Anschutz Medical Campus. Our program is composed of over 20 labs research topics that range from tumor, stroke, deep brain stimulation, microsurgery, cellular mechanisms of epilepsy, cannabis, mechanisms of neuromodulation devices, pediatrics, brain injury, aneurysm and regenerative medicine. Faculty engaged in research are word-leaders in their field, focused on designing patient-centered innovations.
Cristin Welle, PhD, Associate Professor
Sophie Eggert, MPH