Patrick James Codd


Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
  • Associate Professor in Head & Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences
  • Core Faculty in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Member of the Duke Cancer Institute

Contact Information


  • Massachusetts General Hospital, 2014
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, 2009
  • M.D. Harvard Medical School, 2008

Research Interests

Minimally invasive neurosurgical device development and neurosurgical robotics.

Courses Taught

  • BME 899: Special Readings in Biomedical Engineering
  • EGR 393: Research Projects in Engineering
  • ME 391: Undergraduate Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 392: Undergraduate Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 592: Research Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering or Material Science

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Olivere, LA; Hill, IT; Thomas, SM; Codd, PJ; Rosenberger, LH, Radiofrequency Identification Track for Tray Optimization: An Instrument Utilization Pilot Study in Surgical Oncology., J Surg Res, vol 264 (2021), pp. 490-498 [10.1016/j.jss.2021.02.049] [abs].
  • Helmkamp, JK; Le, E; Hill, I; Hein, R; Mithani, S; Codd, P; Richard, M, Addressing Surgical Instrument Oversupply: A Focused Literature Review and Case-Study in Orthopedic Hand Surgery., Hand (N Y) (2021) [10.1177/15589447211017233] [abs].
  • Ma, G; Ross, W; Codd, PJ, StereoCNC: A Stereovision-guided Robotic Laser System, Ieee International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (2021), pp. 540-547 [10.1109/IROS51168.2021.9636050] [abs].
  • Ma, G; Oca, SR; Zhu, Y; Codd, PJ; Buckland, DM, A Novel Robotic System for Ultrasound-guided Peripheral Vascular Localization, Proceedings Ieee International Conference on Robotics and Automation, vol 2021-May (2021), pp. 12321-12327 [10.1109/ICRA48506.2021.9561924] [abs].
  • Raikundalia, MD; Huang, RJ; Chan, L; Truong, T; Kuchibhatla, M; Merchant, J; Hachem, RA; Codd, PJ; Zomorodi, AR; Teitelbaum, JI; Goldstein, BJ; Jang, DW, Olfactory-Specific Quality of Life Outcomes after Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery of the Sella., Allergy and Rhinology, vol 12 (2021) [10.1177/21526567211045041] [abs].