Details

No. of pages:
648
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080556291
Print ISBN:
9780123708632

About the editor

Herbert B. Newton

Dr. Newton is currently the Director of the Neuro-Oncology Program at the Wallace Kettering Neuroscience Institute, Kettering Medical Center, and Kettering Cancer Center. He recently retired as a Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, & Oncology at the Wexner Medical Center at Ohio State University and the James Cancer Hospital, and was the holder of the Esther Dardinger Endowed Chair in Neuro-Oncology. He trained in Neuro-Oncology with Drs. Jerome Posner and William Shapiro at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, and since then has been in academic Neuro-Oncology for over 20 years. He has published more than 200 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, and is the Chief Editor or Co-Editor of seven textbooks in the field of Neurology and Neuro-Oncology. In addition, he has been listed as a Best Doctor (Neurology) and Top Doctor for Cancer (Neuro-Oncology) for the past 15 years.