I am the director of Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s Hospital and chief of pediatric neurosurgery at Phoenix Children’s Hospital.
My specialist interests are in the area of pediatric traumatic brain injury, particularly in the acute clinical management of these injured children as well as in the neural recovery and plasticity of the developing brain spinal cord, and peripheral nerve following injury.
Board Certification: Neurological Surgery; Pediatric Neurosurgery; Adolescent MedicineMedical School / Education: College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NYResidency: UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CAAmerican Board of Neurological Surgery Certified in Neurological Surgery
Prizes and Awards: Diane and Bruce Halle Endowed Chair in Pediatric Neurosciences.(Pediatric Neurosurgery) Children's Hospital of Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MAOther Appointments (optional):Professor of Neurosurgery/ Child Health at the University of Arizona College of MedicineProfessor of Neurosurgery at Mayo ClinicAdjunct Professor in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering at Arizona State University.Adelson, P.D., Black, P.M. "Temporal lobe resections in children.." Neurosurg Clin N Am
Pollack, I.F., Albright, A.L., Adelson, P.D., Fitz, C.R. "The role of frameless stereotactic techniques in the treatment of pediatric CNS lesions.." Pediatr Neurol