Women Leaders in Neurosurgery — a Conversation with Judy Huang and Shenandoah Robinson, led by Jordina Rincon Torroella

Johns Hopkins neurosurgeons Judy Huang and Shenandoah Robinson are the first women to lead prominent professional associations in their field — the Neurosurgical Society of America and the American Academy of Neurological Surgery, respectively. Fellow neurosurgeon Jordina Rincon Torroella asks them to reflect on their experiences and what it means to take on these roles.

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Judy Huang, MD.

Judy Huang, MD

EXPERTISE Acute Stroke Care, Aneurysm Repair, Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (ASH), Arteriovenous Malformations (AVM), Brain Cancer, Brain Hemorrhage, Brain Metastases, Brain Tumors, Carotid Artery Disease, Carotid Artery Stenosis, ...

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Shenandoah 'Dody' Robinson, MD.

Shenandoah 'Dody' Robinson, MD

A nationally recognized expert in the treatment of epilepsy and spasticity, Dr. Robinson comes to Johns Hopkins from Harvard, where she was associate professor of neurosurgery and neurology. Dr. Robinson was director of functional neurosurgery ...

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Jordina Rincon Torroella, M.D..

Jordina Rincon Torroella, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Jordina Rincon-Torroella is a fellowship-trained neurosurgeon specializing in the surgical treatment of benign and malignant tumors of the brain and skull base, such as meningiomas, gliomas, pituitary tumors and metastatic brain tumors, ...

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