Shannon, Chevis, Departments of Neurological Surgery and Pediatrics
Chevis N. Shannon, Dr.PH., M.B.A., M.P.H., M.E.R.C.
Director & Research Associate Professor of the Department of Neurological Surgery & Pediatrics
Surgical Outcomes Center for Kids, (SOCKs)
Research Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Dr. Shannon is director of the Vanderbilt Pediatric Neurosurgery Clinical Research Initiative. Her research interests include quality improvement initiatives to reduce surgical site infections, comparative effectiveness, cost-effectiveness and decision analysis research related to surgical intervention, long-term clinical and quality of life outcomes in children with hydrocephalus, traumatic brain injury (including abusive head trauma, sports-related concussions), epilepsy, spina bifida and tumors. She also has an interest in the economic impact of surgical intervention on tumor, AVM and epilepsy adult patients.