Eric M. Deshaies
Eric M. Deshaies was born in Conn, USA. He received his B.S. degree of science in biochemistry at the Trinity College, in Hartford Conn, USA. Subsequently, he obtained his M.D. degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine prior to completing his residency in neurological surgery at the Albany Medical Center in 2006. Dr. Deshaies then completed a fellowship in “Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Neurosurgery” in 2007 at the University of Miami and then his “Endovascular Neurosurgery” fellowship at Albany Medical Center in 2008 where he also served as an Assistant Clinical Professor of neurosurgery. He then joined the faculty of the SUNY Upstate Medical University in August of 2008, in the Department of Neurosurgery. There he serves as an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Director of Cerebrovascular, Endovascular, and Skull Base Neurosurgery, Director of the Skull Base Anatomy Laboratory, Neurosurgery Residency Program Coordinator, Director of the Neurovascular Basic Science Research Laboratory, and Interim Vice Chairman. Recently, he was appointed the Director of the SUNY Upstate Neurovascular Center. He is the Editor of “The Handbook of Neuroendovascular Surgery (in print, 2011)” and the Coeditor of “A Guide to the Primary Care of Neurological Disorders (2007).” He has also published numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on neurosurgical topics. His research focus is on neuroprotection for stroke, subarachnoid hemorrhage induced cerebral vasospasm, and aneurysm and AVM genetics, both in the clinical arena and the basic science laboratory. He also serves on a number of local and national neurosurgical committees.
Biography Updated on 12 June 2011