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Shannon, Chevis, Departments of Neurological Surgery and Pediatrics

Chevis N. Shannon, Dr.PH., M.B.A., M.P.H., M.E.R.C.
Director & Research Associate Professor of the Department of Neurological Surgery & Pediatrics
Surgical Outcomes Center for Kids, (SOCKs)
Research Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
615-322-7024 (office)

Dr. Shannon is director of the Vanderbilt Pediatric Neurosurgery Clinical Research Initiative. Her research interests include quality improvement initiatives to reduce surgical site infections, comparative effectiveness, cost-effectiveness and decision analysis research related to surgical intervention, long-term clinical and quality of life outcomes in children with hydrocephalus, traumatic brain injury (including abusive head trauma, sports-related concussions), epilepsy, spina bifida and tumors. She also has an interest in the economic impact of surgical intervention on tumor, AVM and epilepsy adult patients.