Rafael Uribe, MD, MHS

PGY-7 Resident

Dr. Uribe completed his neurosurgical residency in 2014 in his native Colombia, then earned a Master of Health Science at the Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University in 2015. He completed a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2016 before coming to Weill Cornell Medicine for additional fellowship training (pediatric neurosurgery and minimally invasive endoscopic surgery in 2016-17,  pediatric neurosurgery and epilepsy surgery in 2017-18, and endoscopic skull base and pituitary surgery in 2018). He was accepted into the neurosurgical residency program here to fulfill his final requirements for becoming a practicing neurosurgeon in the United States, and expects to complete the program in 2025.

Dr. Uribe has been widely published in peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of Neurosurgery, World Neurosurgery, and Child’s Nervous System, and has co-authored several book chapters with Weill Cornell Neurosurgery faculty members. His research interests include minimally invasive neurosurgical techniques, brain tumors, Chiari malformations, and epilepsy.

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