• Neurosurgery
  • Research Theme Brains and Machines
    Research Focus


  • Pituitary
  • Neurotrauma
  • Global Health
  • Clinical Conditions

  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Cancers
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hormonal disorders
  • Stroke
  • Equipment & Techniques

  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
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    Mr Angelos Kolias MD, MSc, PhD, FRCS (SN)

    University Position
    Clinical Senior Lecturer


    Mr Kolias is a Clinical Senior Lecturer and Consultant Neurosurgeon at the University of Cambridge & Addenbrooke?s Hospital, Cambridge, UK. His clinical interests include surgery for brain tumours (special interest in skull base/pituitary surgery), neuroendoscopy, spine surgery, neurotrauma, and general neurosurgery. He is interested in the methodology of clinical neurosurgical research (particularly trials) and global neurosurgery. He is the Co-Chief Investigator of four NIHR-funded neurotrauma randomised trials and the Associate Director of the NIHR Global Health Research Group on Acquired Brain and Spine Injuries. In the field of skull base/pituitary, he is working on i) the development of a core outcome set for pituitary surgery and ii) the implementation and evaluation of PET-guided surgery for pituitary adenomas. During the COVID-19 pandemic, he is leading the neurosurgical theme of the CovidSurg portfolio of studies. For details, please visit

    Key Publications