Wellness

Support Group:

The Brain Tumor Support Group meets the first Thursday of each month with the purpose of providing an opportunity for information-sharing and support for brain tumor patients, as well as their family, friends and caregivers.
Read more about Emory's Brain Tumor Support Group.

University Research:

At Emory, the Molecular Neuro-oncology Laboratory, Brain Tumor Nanotechnology Laboratory, and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Research Laboratory are dedicated to the study and treatment of brain tumors.
Read about our research and learn about the Brain Tumor Program at Emory, an ongoing clinical investigation into the causes and treatments of brain cancer.

Brain Tumor Neurosurgical Team:

Jeffrey J. Olson, MD
Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Director, Clinically-Related Neuro-Oncology Laboratory
Specialties: Surgical neuro-oncology/brain tumors, cancer, cranial nerve disorder, lesions of the anterior and posterior skull base, investigative therapy

Cory Adamson, MD, PhD, MPH, MHCs, FAANS, FACS
Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Director, Neuro-Oncology Laboratory
Chief, Atlanta VA Medical Center Neurosurgery Service
Specialties: Surgical neuro-oncology/brain tumors, radiosurgery and brain biopsies, experimental therapeutics for malignant glioma, lesions of the anterior and posterior skull base, pituitary tumors, cranial nerve disorder, microvascular decompression, neuro-endoscopy, and peripheral nerve disorders

Pituitary Center

Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD, FACS
Al Lerner Chair and Professor, Departments of Neurological Surgery and Medicine (Endocrinology)
Director, Molecular Neurosurgery and Biotechnology Laboratory
Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program
Co-Director, Emory Pituitary Center
Editor-In-Chief, Neurosurgery
Specialties: Radiosurgery, pituitary tumors, brain tumors

Adriana Ioachimescu, MD, PhD, FACE
Assistant Professor, Departments of Neurological Surgery and Medicine
Co-Director, Emory Pituitary Center
Specialties: Pituitary tumors, pituitary hormone deficiencies, Cushing's Syndrome, acromegaly, hyperprolacinemia, adrenal insufficiency

Read more about brain tumor care at the Emory Winship Cancer Institute.

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