Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa reads synopses of Editor's Choice articles in Spanish.
Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, M.D.
Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery and Oncology Neuroscience and Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Maryland
Dr. Quiñones-Hinojosa received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley where he graduated with honors and earned his medical degree from Harvard, where he graduated cum laude. He then completed his residency in neurosurgery at the University of California, San Francisco, where he also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in developmental and stem cell biology. At his current position he focuses on the surgical treatment of primary and metastatic brain tumors, with an emphasis on motor and speech mapping during surgery as well as endoscopic and minimally invasive cranial based procedures. Dr. Quiñones-Hinojosa conducts numerous research efforts on elucidating the role of stem cells in the origin of brain tumors and the potential role stem cells can play in fighting brain cancer and regaining neurological function.