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Rafael A. Vega, M.D., Ph.D.


M.D., medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago
Ph.D., materials chemistry (nanotechnology and bioengineering), Northwestern University
B.S., chemistry, University of Colorado
B.A., biology, University of Colorado

Surgical internship

Neurosurgery, Virginia Commonwealth University

Clinical interests

Neurosurgical oncology
Skull base surgery
Minimally invasive neurosurgery

Research interests

Molecular therapeutics for brain tumors
Nanotechnology advances in detecting and targeting brain tumors
Published research