Richard G. Ellenbogen, MD, FACS is Professor and Theodore Roberts Endowed Chair in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. In addition, he is Director of the UW Medicine Neurosciences Institute.
He is a Director of the American Board of Neurological Surgery, President-Elect of the American Society of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, and on the Medical Boards of the Hydrocephalus Association and the Chiari and Syringomyelia Foundation. He is also Co-Chair, National Football League (NFL) Head, Neck and Spine Medicine Committee. His lab conducts National Institutes of Health funded research on molecular imaging and targeting of brain tumors using nanoparticles, and he is Principal Investigator on a study of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) supported by the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation.
Dr. Ellenbogen completed his Neurosurgery Training in 1989 at The Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School Program.