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Faculty Members

J. Marc Simard, MD, PhD

Bizhan Aarabi Professor in Neurotrauma, Interim Chair of Physiology, Distinguished University Professor, Chief of Neurological Service at the Baltimore VA Medical Center

  • Principal Investigator of Simard Research Lab
  • Specialties: Cerebrovascular, Skull Base
  • No longer performs open surgery. Clinical practice limited to stereotactic radio surgery (SRS) for vascular legions of the brain.

Vladimir Gerzanich, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

  • Director of Pre-Clinical Research

Kaspar Keledijan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Orest Tsymbalyuk, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

 Additional Simard Research Lab Team Members Include:

  • Penghua Yang, PhD | Research Associate
  • Natalya Tsymbalyuk | Research Specialist
  • Svetlana Ivanova | Research Assistant
  • Mohamed Alaadein Reyad El Saadani | Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Mitchell Moyer | MD/PhD Candidate
  • Bosung Shim | PhD Candidate