Grant ID RP220581
Awarded On September 14, 2022
Title Hyperspectral, Quantitative Intraoperative Fluorescence Image Guided Brain Surgery
Program Academic Research
Award Mechanism Early Clinical Investigator
Institution/Organization The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Principal Investigator/Program Director Randall Urban
Cancer Sites Brain and Other Nervous System
Contracted Amount $1,494,784*

*Pending contract negotiation

Lay Summary

Pablo Andres Valdes Quevedo, MD, PhD, has been recruited as a tenure track Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery, with a dual appointment in the Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology, and Anatomy, and with a clinical practice focused on neurosurgical oncology at UTMB. Dr. Valdes received his MD from Dartmouth Medical School (Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth) and a PhD from Dartmouth's Thayer School of Engineering in Engineering Sciences. He did his neurosurgical residency and training at Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's/Boston Children's Hospitals, and a dedicated neurosurgical oncology and brain mapping fellowship at Montpellier University, France with Pr...

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