Russell J. Andrews
Full Name: Russell Joseph Andrews Date of Birth: April 6, 1947 Nationality: USA
Ames Associate (Nanotechnology & Smart Systems) (Emeritus), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California, USA
Undergraduate & medical school – Dartmouth College/Medical School, Hanover, NH
Graduate school - Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Surgical Internship – Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
Neurosurgery Residency – Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA
Faculty member (Neurosurgery) at the following (1986-2001):
University of California, Davis, Medical Center
Stanford University Medical Center
State University of New York Upstate Medical Center
Texas Tech University Medical Center (Chief, Neurosurgery)
Ames Associate (Smart Systems & Nanotechnology) at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, USA (1998-2015).
Since 2001: Private practice neurosurgery in Silicon Valley/San Jose, CA.
Aerospace Medical Association
American Association of Neurological Surgeons: Past Chair, International Committee Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons – Executive Committee
Bioluminate, Inc. (NASA patent licensee): Scientific Advisory Board
Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (CARS): Program Committee Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California: Board Member
European Association of Neurosurgical Societies
European Association for Predictive, Preventive and Personalised Medicine
International Association of Neurorestoratology: VP Neuromodulation
International Conference on Neuroprotective Agents: Co-Director
New York Academy of Sciences (Life Member)
World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies: Education Committee Member
Editor, Intraoperative Neuroprotection. Williams & Wilkins, 1996
Author: Too Big to Succeed: Profiteering in American Medicine. iUniverse, 2013
Author/co-author of over 40 book chapters
Author/co-author of over 70 peer-reviewed research articles
Presenter/co-presenter of over 240 presentations at major national/international scientific meetings (many as invited speaker)
"Multimodality Instrument for Tissue Characterization" US Patent #6,718,196 (April 6, 2004) to NASA on behalf of RW Mah and RJ Andrews.
“Carbon Nanotube-based Nanoelectrode Array for Deep Brain Stimulation” Patent Application by NASA on behalf of J Li, M Meyyappan, R Andrews, March, 2003.