Neurosurgery 2022

Immunotherapy for brain tumors

Faculty Mentor’s Name: Dr. Maryam Rahman
Email: mrahman@ufl.edu
Phone Number: (352) 682-6717
Project Category: Basic
International Component or Travel: No

Research Project Description:

Our laboratory is focused on the development of vaccines for the treatment of brain tumors and the use of surgical approaches such as laser interstitial thermotherapy (LITT) to enhance anti-tumor immune responses. Your role in the laboratory will involve cell culture, immune assays, murine surgery with tumor implantation, tumor imaging, flow cytometry, PCR and other experimental methodologies. You will work with a large team of researchers and be expected to produce data for abstract submissions and manuscripts.

Mechanisms of subarachnoid hemorrhage associated acute brain injury, vasospasm, and delayed cerebral ischemia

Faculty Mentor’s Name: Dr. Brian Hoh
Email: brianhoh@ufl.edu
Phone Number: (352) 273-9000
Project Category: Translational
International Component or Travel: No

Research Project Description:

Our laboratory is studying mechanisms of subarachnoid hemorrhage associated acute brain injury, vasospasm, and delayed cerebral ischemia.

Cerebral Aneurysm Healing

Faculty Mentor’s Name: Dr. Brian Hoh
Email: brianhoh@ufl.edu
Phone Number: (352) 273-9000
Project Category: Translational
International Component or Travel: No

Research Project Description:

Our laboratory is developing novel methods to treat brain aneurysms and studying mechanisms of cerebral aneurysm healing.

Mechanisms of Cerebral Aneurysm Formation and Rupture

Faculty Mentor’s Name: Dr. Brian Hoh
Email: brianhoh@ufl.edu
Phone Number: (352) 273-9000
Project Category: Translational
International Component or Travel: No

Research Project Description:

Our laboratory studies mechanisms of cerebral aneurysm formation and rupture.