RAHUL JANDIAL, MD, PhD, is a dual-trained brain surgeon and neuroscientist. When he isn't performing brain surgery, he's leading a team of scientists in his Jandial Laboratory at City of Hope doing cutting-edge neuroscience research. An associate professor in the Division of Neurosurgery at City of Hope, the bilingual Dr. Jandial also regularly travels the world to children's hospitals in underserved areas in Central and South America and Eastern Europe to perform surgical missions through International Neurosurgical Children's Association (INCA), a nonprofit he founded in 2003. He is the author of ten academic books and more than 100 papers published in peer-reviewed journals. He lives in Los Angeles, California.