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Paul Graham Fisher, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Bing Director of the Program in Human Biology, Beirne Family Professor of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, Professor of Pediatrics and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery at SUMC

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Child Neurology 730 Welch Rd Ste 206 Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 497-8953 Fax (650) 497-8101
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Tel (650) 721-5889 Tel (650) 736-0885
    Alternate Contact
    Gayla Weng Administrative Assistant Tel Work 650-721-5889
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Neuro Oncology
  • Neurology - Child Neurology
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Neurology

Administrative Appointments

  • Director, Program in Human Biology, School of Humanities and Sciences (2012 - present)
  • Chief, Division of Child Neurology, Department of Neurology (2008 - present)

Professional Education

Residency: Johns Hopkins University MD (1994)
Residency: Johns Hopkins University MD (1991)
Board Certification: Neuro-Oncology, United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (2008)
Fellowship: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia PA (1995)
Internship: Johns Hopkins University MD (1990)
Medical Education: UCSF School of Medicine CA (1989)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Clinical neuro-oncology: My research explores the epidemiology, natural history, and disease patterns of brain tumors and other cancers in childhood, as well as prospective clinical trials for treating these neoplasms. Research interests also include neurologic effects of cancer and its therapies.


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