John D. Ward, M.D., M.S.H.A.

John D. Ward, M.D., M.S.H.A.

Current professional and academic appointments

  • Hirschler Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • President and Chief Medical Officer, VCU Medical Center/MCV Physicians
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery

Training

  • B.S., biology with minors in chemistry, theology and philosophy, Xavier University, Cincinnati
  • M.S.H.A., health administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.
  • M.D., University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati
  • Intern/resident, general surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.
  • Residency, neurosurgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.

Clinical interests

  • Spine surgery
  • Epilepsy
  • Pediatric neurosurgery
  • Peripheral nerve

Research interests

Nurse

JoAnn Tillett, R.N. — Pediatric
Valerie McBride, RN, B.S.N. — Adult