Harold Rekate

Harold Rekate

Zurich • Switzerland

Professor Rekate has received research funding from the National Institutes of Health related to ventricular volume regulation, and from NASA related to closed-loop control of hydrocephalus. He is the author of over 200 peer reviewed articles and 50 editorials and book chapters with most of the effort related to the study of the pathophysiology of hydrocephalus, dynamics of cerebrospinal fluid and intracranial pressure.
He has been president of both the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons and the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery. He was co-founder of the International Hydrocephalus Imaging Working Group (IHIWG) which brings together neurosurgeons, neuroscientists, neuroradiologists and engineers to advance the study of the dynamics of cerebrospinal fluid and hydrocephalus.