Cormac O. Maher, MD is the vice-president of the board of directors. He is a neurosurgeon specializing in the surgical treatment of children as well as adults with congenital anomalies such as Chiari Malformation and tethered spinal cord. Dr. Maher's major areas of clinical interest include the surgical treatment of Chiari Malformation, arteriovenous malformations, Moyamoya disease, cavernous malformations, pediatric brain tumors, spinal dysraphism, tethered spinal cord, and hydrocephalus.
Dr. Maher is an active clinician-investigator and has made over 150 presentations of his work at national medical meetings. He has published a large number of scientific articles as well as book chapters on a wide variety of neurosurgical topics. His work has appeared in many medical journals including the Journal of Neurosurgery, Stroke, Neurosurgery, and Neurology
Dr. Maher is a diplomat of both the American Board of Neurological Surgery as well as the American Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery. He is a member of the American Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery. He currently serves as a director of the Accreditation Council for Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowships.