Education : Current Fellows

Current Fellows

Efrem Cox, M.D.

Spine

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Scott Raffa, M.D.

Spine

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Jang Yoon, M.D.

Spine

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Georgios Zenonos, M.D.

Cerebrovascular

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Christine Marie Brunet, M.D.

Neuroendovascular

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Lynn Mubita, M.D.

Trauma

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Javier Figueroa, M.D.

Trauma Jackson South

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Shelly Wang, M.D.

Pediatric

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Ghulam Farooq, M.D.

Functional/DBS

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Christopher Sarkiss, M.D.

NeuroOncology Fellow

Started in 07/2018
Graduate in 06/2019

Christopher A. Sarkiss, MD is originally from Los Angeles, California. Chris graduated summa cum laude from UCLA with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and a minor in Political Science. Thereafter, he attended the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA for medical school. Chris then joined the Department of Neurosurgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai for his neurosurgical residency. During his time in residency and his clinical research fellowship, Chris focused his research efforts on neuro-oncology, socioeconomics, and surgical simulation publishing several peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters. He has presented his work at numerous national and international meetings and was an invited guest lecturer at the WFNS. During residency, he received The Kalmon D. Post, MD Neurosurgery Publication Award for his work. Chris now serves as the Neurosurgical Oncology Fellow at the University of Miami, Department of Neurosurgery. In his spare time, he enjoys playing basketball, photography, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.