Faculty appointments -- Michael Miner, M.D., Ph.D.
Michael Miner, M.D., Ph.D., recently joined the faculty as professor of neurological surgery.
Prior to accepting a position at UT Southwestern, Dr. Miner was a professor and director of the division of neurosurgery at Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health in Columbus.
Dr. Miner also served as chief of neurosurgery at Ohio State University Hospital. He is a member of several professional organizations and received the 2003 Outstanding Teacher Award in the division of neurosurgery at OSU.
Dr. Miner's research interests include treatment of brain tumors and spinal-cord injury. He received his medical and doctoral degrees at the University of Kansas.