Gerald Grant

MD, FACS
Scientific Committee
Executive Board
Principal Investigator

Palo Alto, CA USA

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

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About

Endowed Professor in Pediatric Neurosurgery

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

Gerald Grant, MD, FACS directs the Blood-brain Barrier Translational Laboratory, focusing on enhancing drug delivery to brain tumors in children.

Dr. Grant received his MD from Stanford University in 1994 and trained as a resident in neurosurgery at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. He then completed a fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery at Seattle Children's Hospital. He entered active duty with the U.S. Air Force and became Director of Surgical Epilepsy at Wilford Hall Medical Center and UT San Antonio. After his deployments to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Dr. Grant moved back to his alma mater at Duke University in 2006. He remained there on the faculty for 7 years as Director of Pediatric Surgical Epilepsy. He was recruited back to Stanford in 2013. Dr. Grant is committed to the treatment of children with intractable epilepsy and is an expert at state-of-the-art brain mapping techniques and awake language mapping in epilepsy patients.