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Samuel H. Cheshier
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Dr. Cheshier is an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery .at Primary Children's Hospital, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah He went to medical school at Stanford where he also completed a Ph.D. in immunology. He performed his residency at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics and recently finished a fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto Canada. He was faculty at Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford until 2018, when he left to take the position of Director of Pediatric Surgical Neuro-Oncology at the University of Utah. Dr. Cheshier has a long history of research and has published extensively in multiple stem cell fields including, hematopoietic stem cells, central nervous system stem cells, and brain cancer stem cells. His laboratory focuses on the characterization of brain tumor stem cells and their immediate progenitors, as well as developing novel immune-therapies directed against these cells. He is a member of the Human Stem Cell Research Advisory Committee to the Department of Public Health and Governor of California.

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Victor Tse M.D. Ph.D.
Neurological Surgery
2 co-publications

Suzana A. Kahn
Neurological Surgery
2 co-publications

Laurie Ailles None
Family Medicine
1 co-publications

Irving L. Weissman M.D.
Family Medicine
1 co-publications

Stephen Skirboll M.D.
Neurological Surgery
1 co-publications

Amy Sun
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
1 co-publications

Lewis C. Hou
Surgery
1 co-publications

Mark Sedrak
Neurological Surgery
1 co-publications

Sharareh Gholamin
Preventive Medicine
1 co-publications

Abdullah  H. Feroze
Abdullah H. Feroze
Neurological Surgery
1 co-publications

Siddhartha S. Mitra
Siddhartha S. Mitra
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Shelley E. Ackerman
Shelley E. Ackerman
Oncology
1 co-publications

Christy M. Wilson
Christy M. Wilson
Neurological Surgery
1 co-publications

James R. Kintzing
James R. Kintzing
Oncology
1 co-publications

Darren A. Jindal
Darren A. Jindal
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Gerald  A. Grant
Gerald A. Grant
Neurological Surgery
1 co-publications

Jennifer  R. Cochran
Jennifer R. Cochran
Oncology
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Contact

801-585-3599

My Professional Societies

ABNS
ABPNS
Society of Neuro-Oncology
American Association of Neurological Surgeons - Congress of Neurological Surgeons