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Andrew Morokoff

Associate Professor
Surgery - Royal Melbourne Hospital
Epilepsy
Brain tumour surgery
Neurosurgery
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
neurosciences & neurology
clinical neurology
brain neoplasms
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A/Prof

Andrew Morokoff

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Brain computer interfaces Bionics
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A/Prof

Andrew Morokoff

 

Andrew Morokoff is a neurosurgeon who completed training in Australia in 2006 and then continued to 2 years of fellowship training, in neuro-oncology at Harvard Medical School and the Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston, USA followed by a paediatric neuro-oncology fellowship in Paris, France. He also holds a PhD from the University of Melbourne in the molecular biology of brain tumours.

In 2008 he returned to Melbourne to take up a combined clinical /research position as Neurosurgeon and Senior Lecturer in the Department of Surgery at Royal Melbourne Hospital and was appointed head of the Brain Tumour Laboratory. The focus of the lab is brain tumour-associated epilepsy as well as molecular biology of brain tumours, especially targeted treatments and stem cell biology of glioblastoma. He has published more than 60 articles in high-quality peer-reviewed journals, has 7 book chapters and has disseminated his research at international meetings such as the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies.

Projects

Displaying the 16 most recent projects by Andrew Morokoff.

16

Projects

Project Types


15

Research Grant


1

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 70 most recent scholarly works by Andrew Morokoff.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

University of Melbourne Research Excellence Award

2016

Melbourne Health Watt-Geyer Brain Tumour Fellow

2003

Surgical Research Society of Australasia

2003

Harry Ross Prize

RMH Surgical Research Symposium

2002

'Sporting Chance' Cancer Foundation Scholarship

Raelene Boyle Foundation

2002

Medical Postgraduate Scholarship

NHMRC

2002

Research Scholarship

RMH Victor Hurley Fund

2001

RACS Foundation

1992

Summer Research Scholarship

Australian National University

2006

FRACS - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Associate Professor

Surgery - Royal Melbourne Hospital

International Associate Member

Asian Australian Association of Neurological Surgery (AASNS)

International Member

European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS)

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Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS)

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Spine Society of Australia (SSA)

Full Member

Cooperative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology (COGNO)

Clinical Oncological Society Australasia

Clinical Oncological Society of Australia

International Member

American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

International Member

Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)

Full Member

Neurosurgical Society of Australasia (NSA)

Member

AO Spine Society

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery

University of Melbourne