Meet Kevin Patterson: Charge Nurse, Neuro-Rehabilitation Unit

Kevin Patterson says that to work as a charge nurse, one must be a “Jack-of-all-trades.” Patterson has worked as a charge nurse on the inpatient neuro-rehabilitation unit at Barrow Neurological Institute for nearly 12 years….

Meet Manny Mejia: Manager, Neurosurgery Nurse Practitioners

Endovascular neurosurgery is a fast-growing subspecialty, and acute-care nurse practitioner Manny Mejia takes great pride in being a student of the field. “What I love about neuroendovascular is that it’s constantly evolving and that I’ve…

Meet Heidi Jahnke: Research Nurse Clinician, Neurosurgery

When Heidi Jahnke reflects on her past 30 years as a research nurse clinician at Barrow Neurological Institute, she’s most proud of her contributions to the way patients with stroke are evaluated and treated in…

Meet Stephanie Strickland: Clinical Nurse Manager, Neuro-ICU

Stephanie Strickland joined Barrow Neurological Institute 20 years ago as a travel nurse. She’s been caring for patients in the Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit ever since. Strickland came to the United States from England, where…

About Barrow Neurological Institute
Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.