Professor Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld AC OBE

Professor Jeffrey Rosenfeld AC OBE

Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld AC, OBE is Senior neurosurgeon at the Alfred Hospital; Professor of Surgery, Monash University; and Adjunct Professor in Surgery at the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences (USUHS), Bethesda, MD, USA. His main research interests are traumatic brain injury and bionic vision. He was  Foundation Director, Monash Institute of Medical Engineering (MIME) 2014-2018.  Professor Rosenfeld is one of Australia’s leading academic neurosurgeons and senior military surgeons and is internationally recognised. He was awarded the King James IV Professorship of Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh for his pioneering surgery for hypothalamic hamartoma in children. He is a Major General in the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and was Surgeon General, ADF-Reserves 2009-2011. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences, a Fellow of the Australian Academy Technological Sciences and Engineering, and is an International Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.  He was recently awarded the Sir Hugh Devine Medal of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons which is the highest award the College can bestow during their lifetime; The Medal of the Neurosurgery Society of Australasia; and the prestigious International Lifetime Service Award of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

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