Hongyan Zou

Hongyan Zou, MD, PhD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neuroscience

Specialties:

Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery

Research Topics:

Axon Guidance, Axonal Growth and Degeneration, Brain, Cancer Genetics, Developmental Neurobiology, Epigenetics, Neurobiology, Regeneration, Spinal Cord, Stem Cells, Transcription Factors, Tumorigenesis

Dr. Zou focuses her clinical practice in minimally-invasive and complex spine, brain and spine tumors and general neurosurgery. Her laboratory studies the molecular mechanisms of axonal growth and neurogenesis.  Her research supports the development of molecular treatments for neuronal and axonal regeneration.

Website of Zou laboratory at Department of Neuroscience.

Read Dr. Zou's profile in Chinese

Certifications

Neurological Surgery

Clinical Focus


Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS], Neuroscience [NEU]

Education

MD, Stanford University School of Medicine

PhD, Cornell University and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Institute

Internship, General Surgery, Stanford University Hospital

Residency, Neurosurgery, Stanford University Hospital

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