MD U of MO USA 1959 PhD U of MN 1964 Completed neurosurgery training 1959-1965 Fellow in Pediatric Neurosurgery Harvard 1965 Research Fellow NIH NINDS 1965-67 Asst Prof Neurosurgery 1967,Assoc Prof Neurosurgery 1970-1973,Professor and Chairman Neurosurgery 1973-2000.Professor of Neurosurgery(Distinguished Service) 2000-2010.
Publications:Peer reviewed articles 276,Book Chapters 116,Books 16
Founding member of Cervical Spine Research Society,International Association for the Study of Pain,International Collaboration for Competency Based Medical Education
Founding editor for Spine(editorial board) and Neurosurgery Quarterly
Practiced neurosurgery 1967-2010.Continues in limited active practise concentrating on the neurological and spinal effects of EDS and Spinal cysts.
Clinical Interests:Benign Tumors of skull base,Spine,Chronic Pain,Failed Spinal Surgery,Genetic Diseases affecting the Spine and Nervous Systems
Married Harriett Page Long,3 Children,4 Grandchildren
Board member Blaustein Pain Treatment Center, Neuromodulation Foundation,Presidential Councillor,St Johns College.