William Couldwell

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William Couldwell
Born
William T. Couldwell

EducationMcGill University
OccupationSurgeon; Neurosurgeon
OrganizationAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons,
American Board of Neurological Surgery,
World Academy of Neurological Surgery

William T. Couldwell M.D., Ph.D. , a neurosurgeon, was born in British Columbia, Canada. He is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Utah,[1] a position he assumed in 2001.

Career[edit]

Couldwell is currently (or has served) on the Editorial Boards of several journals (including the Journal of Neurosurgery, Chairman 2007-2008). He has served as on the Board of Directors of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS), and is a Former Director of the American Board of Neurological Surgery (ABNS).[2]

He was President of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) (2013-2014),[3] and was President of the American Academy of Neurological Surgery (AAcNS; 2016-2017).[4]

He is currently President-Elect of the World Academy of Neurological Surgery.[5]

Publications[edit]

He has published over 400 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 100 book chapters and seven books.

Board Certifications[edit]

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery (Neurosurg)[8]
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Canada[9]
  • National Board of Medical Examiners[10]
  • Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada[11]

Family[edit]

Couldwell and his wife, an endocrinologist, have three children.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Department of Neurosurgery". Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  2. ^ "William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS". Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  3. ^ "AANS Past Presidents". Retrieved 25 May 2018.
  4. ^ "PAST PRESIDENTS". Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  5. ^ "Executive Commitee [sic]". Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  6. ^ Couldwell, William T; Harbaugh, Robert; Shaffrey, Chriatopher (2015). Neurosurgery Knowledge Update: A Comprehensive Review. Thieme. ISBN 978-1-626-23036-1. Retrieved June 4, 2018.
  7. ^ Couldwell, William T (2017). Skull Base Surgery of the Posterior Fossa. Springer. ISBN 978-3-319-67037-9. Retrieved June 4, 2018.
  8. ^ "American Board of Neurological Surgery". Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  9. ^ "The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada". Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  10. ^ "National Board of Medical Examiners". Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  11. ^ "Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada". Retrieved 1 June 2018.