On the evening of November 29, 2011, Jefferson’s Neurosurgery Interest Group (NSIG) hosted fourteen Jefferson Medical College students for a technical course entitled “Foundations in Neurosurgery” taught by Dr. Ashwini Sharan, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Director of the Division of Functional Neurosurgery, and Dr. Joshua Heller, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Additional instructors included Jefferson neurosurgery residents Rohan Chitale (PGY5), Chengyuan Wu (PGY4), and Karl Balsara (PGY2). Stryker MedED provided equipment, models, and instructors Ryan Dugan and Devin Opdendyk (Figure 1).
Neurosurgery Student Interest Group, Leadership Committee
"Undergraduate Neurosurgical Learning Opportunities at Jefferson,"
JHN Journal: Vol. 7:
1, Article 5.
Available at: https://jdc.jefferson.edu/jhnj/vol7/iss1/5