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  • Maggie Bobrowitz, RN, MBA

    Program Coordinator (602) 406-7585

    Ms. Maggie Bobrowitz is neuroscience coordinator for the Barrow Pituitary Program, Hypothalamic Hamartoma Program, and Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Program. Through collaboration with others she serves as program developer, conference facilitator, patient liaison and educator, and clinical coordinator for patients, physicians, and other team members.

    Originally from Dublin, Ireland, Ms. Bobrowitz has been a resident of Arizona for most of her adult life. She holds degrees in both nursing and business administration. She has been the Program Coordinator for Neurosciences at Barrow since December 2002. Before taking on that role she worked as a nurse in the neurosurgical operating room for approximately fifteen years, serving as clinical supervisor over the last three of those years. Ms. Bobrowitz has been recognized for many of her accomplishments over the years, and received the BNI Nurse of the Year Award in 2002.

    Education & Training
    • MBA with honors, Emphasis in Health System Management, Grand Canyon University, 2009
    • BA, Business Management, University of Phoenix, 2001
    • Associates Degree of Nursing, Gateway Community College, Phoenix, 1987
    Professional Memberships
    • Association of Operative Registered Nurses
    • Acoustic Neuroma Association
    • Hydrocephalus Association Affiliate Advisory Board
    Honors and Awards
    • Barrow Nurse of the Year, 2002
    • Nursing Excellence Award, 1995
    • Leadership Award for Mentoring, 1999
    Selected Publications
    1. Ng Y-t, Rekate HL, Prenger EC, Wang NC, Chung SS, Feiz-Irfan I, Johnsonbaugh R, Varland MR, Kerrigan JF. Endoscopic resection of hypothalamic hamartomas for refractory symptomatic epilepsy. Neurology. 2008;70:1543-1548.
    2. Ng Y-t, Rekate HL, Prenger EC, Chung SS, Feiz-Erfan I, Wang N, Varland MR, Kerrigan JF. Transcallosal resection of hypothalamic hamartoma for intractable epilepsy. Epilepsia 2006;47:1192-1202.
    3. Ng YT, Hastriter EV, Wethe J, Chapman KE, Prenger EC, Prigatano GP, Oppenheim T, Varland M, Rekate HL, Kerrigan JF.Surgical resection of hypothalamic hamartomas for severe behavioral symptoms. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Jan;20(1):75-8. Epub 2010 Dec 3.

    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.