Visiting Fellows - Past and Present
Past Visiting Fellows
(June- December 2012)
Rodrigo Amaral M.D.
Sao Paulo - SP - Brazil
Jonatas Fernandez, MD
Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
Babak Sharifi, MD
Markham, ON, Canada
(January – June, 2010)
Ricardo Acácio dos Santos, M.D.
Instituto de Ortopedia e Traumatologia
Daniel Oliveira, M.D.
(April – June, 2008 Visiting Fellow)
Belo Horizonte Hospital
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Juliano Lhamby, M.D.
Santa Rita Hospital
(February 2005 - May 2005)
Lee M. Breakwell, MB ChB MSc FRCS
Royal Orthopaedic Hospital
Birmingham , England , U.K.
(November 2001 – March 2002)
Chatupon Chotigavanichaya, M.D.
Siriraj Hospital , Mahidol University
Bangkok , Thailand
(October 1994 - December 1994)
Yasuyuki Fukui, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Orthopaedics
Tokyo Senbai Hospital
The San Diego Spine Fellowship Program welcomes research fellows, international observers and fellows every year. For more information, or, to apply for a fellowship or observership, please download application here
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The San Diego Spine Foundation is actively engaged in a number of research programs intended to improve spine care.
The Foundation supports the San Diego Spine Fellowship, in affiliation with a number of local hospitals and medical centers.
Weekly Fellows Conference
December 3, 2016 - Our Gala Fundraiser at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines. We hope to see you there.
April 4, 2016 - Dr. Akbarnia's mentorship of the next generation of spine surgeons is featured in Beckers Spine Review. Read Now
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