Graduate Students

Graduate students contribute to the lab and complete their masters’ theses based on their work at NeuroSim.

In progress

Dr. Alexander Winkler-Schwartz
Dr. Alexander Winkler-Schwartz
Neurosurgery Resident and PhD Candidate, McGill University

THESIS | TBD

awinklerschwartz@gmail.com
Nicole Ledwos, M.Sc.
Nicole Ledwos, M.Sc.

M.Sc. Integrated Program in Neuroscience, McGill University

THESIS | TBD

nicole.ledwos@mail.mcgill.ca

Completed

Robin Sawaya, MSc
Robin Sawaya, MSc

M.Sc. Integrated Program in Neuroscience, McGill University

THESIS | Role of Hand Ergonomics in Virtual Reality Brain Tumor Resections

[PDF]

robin.sawaya@mail.mcgill.ca

Dr. Ghusn Alsideiri
Dr. Ghusn Alsideiri

M.Sc. Expertimental Surgery, McGill University

THESIS | Validating a spinal simulation model using NeuroVR

[PDF]

alsidierighusn@hotmail.com

Dr. Abdulgadir F. Bugdadi
Dr. Abdulgadir F. Bugdadi

M.Sc. Department of Experimental Surgery, McGill University (January 2017)

THESIS | Automaticity of Force Application during Simulated Brain Tumor Resection: Testing the Fitts and Posner Model

[PDF]

abdulgadir.bugdadi@mail.mcgill.ca

Dr. Khalid Bajunaid MD
Dr. Khalid Bajunaid MD

M.Sc. Department of Experimental Surgery, McGill University (July 2015)

THESIS | Acute Stress Impacts Psychomotor Bimanual Performance During Simulated Tumor Resection Task [PDF]

Presentations

khalid.bajunaid@mail.mcgill.ca

Rickul Varshney MD
Rickul Varshney MD

MSc. Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, McGill University (August 2016)

THESIS | Development and initial validation of the McGill Simulator for Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (MSESS)

[PDF]
Dr. Fahad Alotaibi, MD
Dr. Fahad Alotaibi, MD

MSc. Department of Experimental Surgery, McGill University (July 2014)

THESIS | Assessing Bimanual Performance in Brain Tumour Resection using Novel Virtual Reality Simulator NeuroTouch

[PDF]

Presentations

dr.fahad.o@gmail.com

Dr. Gmaan Al-Zhrani MD
Dr. Gmaan Al-Zhrani MD

MA. Department of Educational Psychology, McGill University (June 2014)

THESIS | A Validation Study of a Virtual-Reality Neurosimulator (NeuroTouch) in Neurosurgical Training

[PDF]

Presentations

gmaan.al-zhrani@mail.mcgill.ca