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Griffith Harsh, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Neurosurgery at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Neurosurgery 875 Blake Wilbur Dr Clinic D Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 736-9976 Fax (650) 498-4686
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 725-0701
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Cancer> Neuro Oncology
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acoustic Neuroma - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Brain / Central Nervous System Tumors
  • Brain / Central Nervous System Tumors - Neuro Oncology
  • Brain / Central Nervous System Tumors - Neurosurgery
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Administrative Appointments

  • Assocoate Dean, Post-graduate Medical Edcation, Stanford University School of Medicine (2012 - present)
  • Director, Stanford Brain Tumor Center (2010 - present)
  • Program Director, Stanford Neurosurgery Resident Training Program (2004 - present)
  • Surgical Director, Stanford Pituitary Center (2004 - present)
  • Director, Stanford Surgical Neuro-oncology (1998 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Excellence in Resident Teaching, Stanford Neurosurgery (2000)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, MGH Neurosurgery (1994)
  • Golden Amygdala Teaching Award, UCSF Neurosurgery (1990)
  • Rhodes Scholarship, Rhodes Trust (1975-1978)

Professional Education

Internship: UCSF Medical Center CA (1981)
Residency: UCSF Medical Center CA (1986)
Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine PA (1990)
Board Certification: Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery (1989)
Medical Education: Harvard Medical School MA (1980)
MBA: Boston University, Business Administration (1990)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Microsurgical treatment of tumors of the brain, spinal cord, pituitary gland and skull base;
Radiosurgery of tumors;
Molecular biology of brain tumors.


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