The Sidney A. Hollin, MD Memorial Lecture was established by Lila Hollin Green to foster the memory of her late husband, Dr. Sidney A. Hollin, a well-known cerebrovascular neurosurgeon at Mount Sinai. After completing a residency in Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai, Dr. Hollin continued as a traveling fellow in Neuropathology at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, and training in Neurology at Atkinson Morley’s Hospital in Wimbledon, England. Dr. Hollin returned to Elmhust Hospital from 1961-1979 and served as Director of the Neurosurgical Service from 1974 until 1979 and also held an appointment at Mount Sinai School of Medicine from 1966 until his retirement in 1983.
Chirag D. Gandhi, MD, Mount SInai Department of Neurosurgery Residency Program Alumnus and Acting Director, Neurological Surgery; Section Chief, Neurovascular Surgery; and Program Director, Neurosurgery Residency & Endovascular Fellowship at Westchester Medical Center Health Network and Professor of Neurological Surgery, Neurology, and Radiology at New York Medical College, will present "The Rapid Evolution of Neurovascular Surgery: Time to Revisit our Approach?"
Dr. Gandhi is a well-recognized leader in the field with over 150 research publications, books, and national appearances. He is an active member and leader in the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section, as well the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery. His various honors include Alpha Omega Alpha as well as the BrainLab Outstanding Clinical Study Award. Dr. Gandhi's research topics of interest include cerebral aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations, revascularization treatments, and outcomes in neurovascular surgery.
Wednesday, November 13 at 8:00am to 8:45am
The Mount Sinai Hospital, Annenberg Building, 5th Floor, Center for Innovation and Discovery
1468 Madison Ave 10029