Simon R. Downes, PhD, MS2

  • Medical student at Oceania University of Medicine, a hybrid US-Japan program that allows me to train locally while I prepare for the usmle and local exams.
  • Medical student trainee at IUHW Mita Hospital (Tokyo, Japan)
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology (2015-2016).
  • Clinical psychologist, University of Tsukuba, Tokyo, Japan
  • Associate (student) editor at Medshr in the area of neurosurgery

Co-producer at Neurosurgical.TV  and  Neurocirugia.TV
We host ONLINE international neurosurgery conferences.
HERE is a link to our latest online neurosurgery conferences.

Please note that the radiology cases I post are from my 2015-2016 rotations and case studies – some may be incorrect. Please use only as a reference, and do not hesitate to comment to point out my errors. The typical radiology cases I present (neuroradiology and other) are taken from Aunt Minnie’s atlas and imaging specific diagnosis.


Neurosurgery Le Freak


The pathology videos I post entitled ‘Path Bites’ are videos of original text created by Kristine Krafts, MD. Please visit her web page at www.pathologystudent.com     LINK TO PLAYLIST