Matthew A. Howard, III, MD


Chair and DEO, Department of Neurosurgery
John C. VanGilder Chair in Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurology, Otolaryngology

Contact Information

Office: 1823 JPP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-8468



BS, Physics and Biology, Tufts University
MD, University of Virginia-Charlottesville

Internship, General Surgery, University of Washington
Post Doctorate, University of Pittsburgh
Post Doctorate, University of Washington
Fellowship, Epilepsy, University of Washington
Fellowship, Atkinson Morley's Hospital
Residency, Neurosurgery, University of Washington

Licensure and Certifications

Board Certified in Neurosurgery
Iowa Medical License, Iowa Board of Medicine
Washington Medical License, Washington Board of Medicine

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience
Medical Scientist Training Program

Research Summary

Epilepsy, Neural Basis of Audition

Selected Publications

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Nourski K, Steinschneider M, Oya H, Kawasaki H, Jones R, Howard M.  Spectral organization of the human lateral superior temporal gyrus revealed by intracranial recordings.  Cereb Cortex.  2014 February. 24(2):340-52.

Abel T, Rhone A, Nourski K, Granner M, Oya H, Griffiths T, Tranel D, Kawasaki H, Howard M.  Mapping the temporal pole with a specialized electrode array: technique and preliminary results.  Physiol Meas.  2014 January. 35(3):323-37.

Oya H, Reddy C, Dahdaleh N, Wilson S, Howard M, Jeffery N, Utz M, Gillies G.  Applier tool for intradural spinal cord implants.  J Med Eng Technol.  2012 April. 36(3):169-73.

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