Current Residents

Brian Anderson, M.D.

Brian Anderson, M.D.

Neurosurgical Resident

Class Year: PGY-5


  • Department of Neurosurgery

Contact Information:

  • Phone: 717-531-1279
  • Fax: 717-531-3858


Medical Doctorate
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Portland, OR

Neurological Surgery Residency
Penn State University College of Medicine
Hershey, PA

Clinical Interests:

Functional Neurosurgery
Health Care Administration

Research Interests:

Movement Disorders
Infectious Disease
Health Care Delivery/Policy


Journal articles:

1. Anderson BL, Bogason E, Brandmeir N, Church E, Cooke J, Davanzo J, Davies G, Hussain N, Patel A, Payne R, Rohatgi P, Sieg E, Zalatimo O. Journal club: national variability in intracranial pressure monitoring and craniotomy for children with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury. Neurosurgery. 2014 Aug;75(2):191-3.

2. Rein CM, Anderson BL, Ballard MM, Domes CM, Johnston JM, Madsen RJ Jr, Wolper KK, Terker AS, Strother JM, Deloughery TG, Farrell DH. Severe bleeding in a woman heterozygous for the fibrinogen gammaR275C mutation. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2010 Jul;21(5):494-7.

3. Welch RJ, Anderson BL, Litwin CM. An evaluation of two commercially available ELISAs and one in-house reference laboratory ELISA for the determination of human anti-rabies virus antibodies. J Med Microbiol. 2009 Jun;58(Pt 6):806-10.

4. Anderson BL, Welch RJ, Litwin CM. Assessment of three commercially available serologic assays for detection of antibodies to Mycobacterium tuberculosis and identification of active tuberculosis. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2008 Nov;15(11):1644-9.

5. Welch RJ, Anderson BL, Litwin CM. Evaluation of a new commercial enzyme immunoassay for the detection of IgM antibodies to West Nile virus using a ratio method to eliminate nonspecific reactivity. J Clin Lab Anal. 2008;22(5):362-6.

6. Welch RJ, Anderson BL, Litwin CM. Rapid immunochromatographic strip test for detection of anti-K39 immunoglobulin G antibodies for diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2008 Sep;15(9):1483-4.

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