Brain Tumor Center: Our Faculty

The Brain Tumor Center faculty includes physicians and scientists from Memorial Sloan Kettering’s departments of Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Radiation Oncology, Radiology, Neurosurgery, Pathology, and Surgery, as well as the Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program and the Sloan Kettering Institute’s programs in Cancer Biology and Genetics, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, and Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry.

Select from the list below to learn more about our Brain Tumor Center faculty members.

Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Amitabh Gulati, MD; DIrector, Ambulatory Pain Management
Amitabh Gulati
Director, Ambulatory Pain Management
Vinay Puttanniah, MD
Vinay Puttanniah
Director of Regional Anesthesia

Department of Medicine

Neal Rosen, MD, PhD
Neal Rosen
Enid A. Haupt Chair in Medical Oncology
Michael R. McDevitt
Michael R. McDevitt

Department of Neurosurgery

Mark H. Bilsky, MD
Mark H. Bilsky
Cameron W. Brennan, MD
Cameron W. Brennan
Jeffrey P. Greenfield, MD, PhD
Jeffrey P. Greenfield
Philip H. Gutin, MD -- Chair, Department of Neurosurgery; Co-Executive Director, Brain Tumor Center; Fred Lebow Chair in Neuro-Oncology
Philip H. Gutin
Chair, Department of Neurosurgery; Co-Executive Director, Brain Tumor Center; Fred Lebow Chair in Neuro-Oncology
Michael G. Kaplitt
Samuel H. Selesnick, MD, FACS
Samuel H. Selesnick
Mark Souweidane
Mark M. Souweidane
Viviane Tabar, MD
Viviane Tabar

Department of Neurology

Lisa M. DeAngelis
Lisa M. DeAngelis
Chair, Department of Neurology; Co-Executive Director, Brain Tumor Center; Lillian Rojtman Berkman Chair in Honor of Jerome B. Posner
Kathleen M. Foley, MD -- The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Chair
Kathleen M. Foley
The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Chair
Jerome B. Posner, MD -- Evelyn Frew American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor; George C. Cotzias Chair of Neuro-oncology; Member, Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry Program
Jerome B. Posner
Evelyn Frew American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor; George C. Cotzias Chair of Neuro-oncology; Member, Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry Program
Edward K. Avila, DO
Edward K. Avila
Pictured: Ronald Blasberg
Ronald G. Blasberg
Xi Chen, MD, PhD
Xi Chen
Pictured: Milan G. Chheda
Milan G. Chheda
Denise D. Correa, PhD
Denise D. Correa
Kevin C. De Braganca, MD
Kevin C. De Braganca
Pictured: Eli Diamond
Eli L. Diamond
Igor T. Gavrilovic, MD
Igor T. Gavrilovic
Christian Grommes, MD
Christian Grommes
Thomas J. Kaley, MD -- Director, Neuro-Oncology Fellowship Program
Thomas J. Kaley
Director, Neuro-Oncology Fellowship Program
Pictured: Ingo Mellinghoff
Ingo K. Mellinghoff
Vice Chair for Research, Department of Neurology; Evnin Family Chair in Neuro-Oncology
Craig P. Nolan, MD
Craig P. Nolan
Pictured: Dr. Antonio Omuro
Antonio M. Omuro
Gavril W. Pasternak
Anne Burnett Tandy Chair of Neurology
Pictured: Elena Pentsova
Elena Pentsova
Sonia K. Sandhu
Jonas M. Sokolof, DO
Jonas M. Sokolof
Michael D. Stubblefield, MD
Michael D. Stubblefield

Department of Pathology

Marc K. Rosenblum, MD
Marc K. Rosenblum
Chief, Neuropathology and Autopsy Service; Director, Neuropathology; Founder's Chair
Jason T. Huse, MD, PhD
Jason T. Huse

Department of Pediatrics

Department of Radiation Oncology

Kathryn Beal, MD
Kathryn Beal
Timothy A. Chan, MD, PhD
Timothy A. Chan
Vice Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology; Director, Translational Oncology Division
Pictured: Suzanne Wolden
Suzanne L. Wolden
Yoshiya (Josh) Yamada, MD
Yoshiya (Josh) Yamada
Melissa R. Remis, MD
Melissa Remis Zinovoy

Department of Radiology

Robert J. Young
Robert J. Young
Director, 3T Neuroradiology Imaging
Michelle S. Bradbury, MD, PhD
Michelle S. Bradbury
Sofia S. Haque, MD
Sofia S. Haque
Vaios Hatzoglou, MD
Vaios Hatzoglou
Andrei I. Holodny, MD -- Chief, Neuroradiology Service
Andrei I. Holodny
Chief, Neuroradiology Service
Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD -- Chair, Department of Radiology; Carroll and Milton Petrie Chair
Hedvig Hricak
Chair, Department of Radiology; Carroll and Milton Petrie Chair
Sasan Karimi, MD -- Director, Memorial Sloan Kettering 55th Street Radiology
Sasan Karimi
Director, MSKCC 55th Street Radiology
Pictured: Moritz Kircher
Moritz F. Kircher
George Krol, MD
George Krol
Eric Lis, MD
Eric Lis
John Lyo
Pictured: Joseph Osborne
Joseph R. Osborne
Pictured: Hilda Stambuk
Hilda E. Stambuk
Director, Head & Neck Radiology

Department of Surgery

Pictured: Bhuvanesh Singh
Bhuvanesh Singh
Director, Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology

Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Jonine Bernstein
Attending Epidemiologist, Co-Program Leader Survivorship, Outcomes and Risk Program
Sara Olson
Associate Attending Epidemiologist
Katherine Panageas
Associate Attending Biostatistician

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Pictured: Tim Ahles
Tim A. Ahles
Abraham S. Bartell, MD
Abraham S. Bartell
William S. Breitbart, MD -- Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Chief, Psychiatry Service
William S. Breitbart
Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Chief, Psychiatry Service; Jimmie C. Holland Chair

Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program

Cancer Biology and Genetics

Pictured: Robert Benezra
Robert Benezra
Pictured: Johanna Joyce
Johanna Joyce
Pictured: Joan Massagué
Joan Massagué
Director, Sloan Kettering Institute
Pictured: Richard White
Richard Mark White

Cell Biology

Computational Biology

Chris Sander
Chair, Computational Biology Program, SKI

Developmental Biology

Molecular Biology

Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry

Pictured: Gavril W. Pasternak
Gavril W. Pasternak
Neal Rosen, MD, PhD
Neal Rosen
Enid A. Haupt Chair in Medical Oncology