Dr Ethan Taub
University Hospital Basel
Ethan Taub is a senior staff neurosurgeon and the head of functional neurosurgery in the Department of Neurosurgery at the Basel University Hospital in Basel, Switzerland. In the frame of this project (link below), he provides clinical expertise in neurosurgery, neurology and encephalitis. He received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Harvard, interned in surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and was resident and chief resident in neurosurgery at The New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center inNew York City. Thereafter, he obtained special fellowship training in functional neurosurgery as the E. H. Botterell Fellow at the Toronto Western Hospital. He came to Switzerland in 1996 as a Moseley Traveling Fellow of Harvard Medical School and served thereafter as a staff neurosurgeon (Oberarzt) at the Zurich University Hospital and the Inselspital Bern, and an attending neurosurgeon (Belegarzt) at the Klinik Im Park, Zurich. He has worked in Basel since 2007. His clinical activities there cover functional/stereotactic and general neurosurgery, and his main research focus lies in functional neurosurgery. Dr Taub is a member of the editorial board of Clinical and Translational Neuroscience and has written numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals and multiple textbook chapters.