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Massimo Fiandaca, MD, Neurosurgery, Upper Arlington, OH

MassimoS.FiandacaMDMBA, FAANS, FACS

Neurosurgery Upper Arlington, OH

Executive Vice President, Therapeutic Strategies at Asklepios BioPharmaceutical, Inc - CNS Gene Therapy

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  • Office

    Asklepios BioPharmaceutical Inc - CNS Gene Therapy
    2447 North Star Rd
    Upper Arlington, OH 43221
    Phone+1 510-358-8431
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  • Neurosurgeon, neuroscientist, and entrepreneur working in biotechnology company focused on vector-based gene therapy strategies and direct brain delivery technologies for human central nervous system disorders.
    Current Specialties: CNS gene therapy; convection enhanced delivery (CED); neurosurgical methods and devices; translational neuroscience research; blood-based biomarkers.

Education & Training

  • Loyola University of Maryland, Sellinger School of Business and Management
    Loyola University of Maryland, Sellinger School of Business and ManagementMBA, Business and Management, Beta Gamma Sigma, 1999 - 2001
  • University of Rochester Medical Center
    University of Rochester Medical CenterFellowship, Neurobiology and Anatomy, 1987 - 1988
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University School of MedicineResidency, Neurological Surgery, 1982 - 1987
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University School of MedicineInternship, Surgery, 1981 - 1982
  • Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine
    Oregon Health and Science University School of MedicineClass of 1981, MD, Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Oregon State University
    Oregon State UniversityBS, Zoology, 1973 - 1977

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2016 - 2024
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1991 - 2016
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FAANS) American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Loyola University of Maryland, Sellinger School, 2001
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Advancing gene therapies, methods, and technologies for Parkinson's Disease and other neurological disorders.  
    Fiandaca MS, Lonser RR, Elder JB, Zabek M, Bankiewicz KS, Neurol Neurochir Pol., 6/20/2020
  • GDNF and Parkinson's Disease: Where Next? A Summary from a Recent Workshop  
    Barker RA, Bjorklund A, Gash DM, Whone A, Van Laar A, Kordower JH, Bankiewicz K, Kieburtz K, Saarma M, Booms S, Huttunen HJ, Kells A, Fiandaca MS, Stoessl AJ, Eidelber..., J Parkinsons Dis, 6/9/2020
  • Author Correction: Plasma microRNA markers of upper limb recovery following human stroke.  
    Edwardson MA, Zhong X, Fiandaca MS, Federoff HJ, Cheema AK, Dromerick AW., Sci Rep., 2/9/2020

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