University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jarod Roland, MD

Jarod Roland, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF

Cancer Center Program Memberships

Neurologic Oncology

Education

The University of Texas at Dallas, B.S., 05/2006, Computer Science
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, M.D., 05/2011, Medicine
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, Resident, 06/2018, Neurological Surgery
St Louis Children’s Hospital, Fellow, 06/2019, Pediatric Neurosurgery


Professional Experience

  • 2001-2006
    Undergraduate Student, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson 
  • 2005-2006
    Undergraduate Research Assistant, Cortical Plasticity Laboratory of Dr. Kilgard, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson
  • 2006-2011
    Medical Student, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock
  • 2008
    Summer Student Researcher, Spinal Cord Injury Laboratory of Dr. Tansey, The University of Texas Southwestern School of Medicine
  • 2008-2009
    Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
  • 2011-2018
    Resident Physician, Department of Neurological Surgery, Washington University in St. Louis 
  • 2018-2019
    Clinical Fellow, Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington University in St. Louis
  • 2019-present
    Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF

Honors & Awards

  • 2007
    American Academy of Neurology Medical Student Summer Research Scholarship
  • 2008-2009
    Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship
  • 2011
    The Gold Humanism Honor Society
  • 2011
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • 2014
    The Robert L. Grubb, Jr. M.D. Neurological Resident Clinical Excellence Award
  • 2016
    NINDS R25 Research Education Grant
  • 2017
    Quality Improvement Research Project Award
  • 2018
    Finalist for James L O'Leary Prize for Research in Neuroscience

Selected Publications

  1. Roland JL, Akbari SHA, Salehi A, Smyth MD. Corpus callosotomy performed with laser interstitial thermal therapy. J Neurosurg. 2019 Dec 13; 1-9.
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  2. Greene DJ, Marek S, Gordon EM, Siegel JS, Gratton C, Laumann TO, Gilmore AW, Berg JJ, Nguyen AL, Dierker D, Van AN, Ortega M, Newbold DJ, Hampton JM, Nielsen AN, McDermott KB, Roland JL, Norris SA, Nelson SM, Snyder AZ, Schlaggar BL, Petersen SE, Dosenbach NUF. Integrative and Network-Specific Connectivity of the Basal Ganglia and Thalamus Defined in Individuals. Neuron. 2020 02 19; 105(4):742-758.e6.
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  3. Hacker CD, Roland JL, Kim AH, Shimony JS, Leuthardt EC. Resting-state network mapping in neurosurgical practice: a review. Neurosurg Focus. 2019 12 01; 47(6):E15.
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  4. Roland JL, Hacker CD, Snyder AZ, Shimony JS, Zempel JM, Limbrick DD, Smyth MD, Leuthardt EC. A comparison of resting state functional magnetic resonance imaging to invasive electrocortical stimulation for sensorimotor mapping in pediatric patients. Neuroimage Clin. 2019; 23:101850.
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  5. Roland JL, Smyth MD. Recent advances in the neurosurgical treatment of pediatric epilepsy: JNSPG 75th Anniversary Invited Review Article J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2019 04 05; 23(4):411-421.
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  6. Roland JL, Smyth MD. Editorial. Mapping at rest: translating resting-state functional MRI to clinical practice. J Neurosurg. 2018 10 26; 131(3):759-761.
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  7. Akbari SHA, Somasundaram A, Ferguson CJ, Roland JL, Smyth MD, Strahle JM. Focal traumatic rupture of a dermoid cyst in a pediatric patient: case report and literature review. Childs Nerv Syst. 2018 12; 34(12):2485-2490.
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  8. Leuthardt EC, Guzman G, Bandt SK, Hacker C, Vellimana AK, Limbrick D, Milchenko M, Lamontagne P, Speidel B, Roland J, Miller-Thomas M, Snyder AZ, Marcus D, Shimony J, Benzinger TLS. Integration of resting state functional MRI into clinical practice - A large single institution experience. PLoS One. 2018; 13(6):e0198349.
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  9. Akbari SHA, Averill CE, Roland JL, Orscheln R, Strahle J. Bartonella henselae infection presenting as cervical spine osteomyelitis: case report. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 08; 22(2):189-194.
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  10. Chacko RV, Kim B, Jung SW, Daitch AL, Roland JL, Metcalf NV, Corbetta M, Shulman GL, Leuthardt EC. Distinct phase-amplitude couplings distinguish cognitive processes in human attention. Neuroimage. 2018 07 15; 175:111-121.
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  11. Hawasli AH, Rutlin J, Roland JL, Murphy RKJ, Song SK, Leuthardt EC, Shimony JS, Ray WZ. Spinal Cord Injury Disrupts Resting-State Networks in the Human Brain. J Neurotrauma. 2018 03 15; 35(6):864-873.
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  12. Roland JL, Snyder AZ, Hacker CD, Mitra A, Shimony JS, Limbrick DD, Raichle ME, Smyth MD, Leuthardt EC. On the role of the corpus callosum in interhemispheric functional connectivity in humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 12 12; 114(50):13278-13283.
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  13. Dierker D, Roland JL, Kamran M, Rutlin J, Hacker CD, Marcus DS, Milchenko M, Miller-Thomas MM, Benzinger TL, Snyder AZ, Leuthardt EC, Shimony JS. Resting-state Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Presurgical Functional Mapping: Sensorimotor Localization. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2017 Nov; 27(4):621-633.
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  14. Roland JL, Griffin N, Hacker CD, Vellimana AK, Akbari SH, Shimony JS, Smyth MD, Leuthardt EC, Limbrick DD. Resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging for surgical planning in pediatric patients: a preliminary experience. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Dec; 20(6):583-590.
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  15. Roland JL, Price RL, Kamath AA, Akbari SH, Leuthardt EC, Miller BA, Smyth MD. Hydrocephalus presenting as idiopathic aqueductal stenosis with subsequent development of obstructive tumor: report of 2 cases demonstrating the importance of serial imaging. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Oct; 20(4):329-333.
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  16. Bandt SK, Roland JL, Pahwa M, Hacker CD, Bundy DT, Breshears JD, Sharma M, Shimony JS, Leuthardt EC. The impact of high grade glial neoplasms on human cortical electrophysiology. PLoS One. 2017; 12(3):e0173448.
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  17. Reynolds MR, Roland JL, Kamath AA, Cross DT, Dacey RG. Microsurgical confirmation of perforating arteries arising from the fundus of a posterior communicating artery aneurysm. Neurosurg Focus. 2015 Jul; 39 Video Suppl 1:V16.
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  18. Engineer CT, Perez CA, Carraway RS, Chang KQ, Roland JL, Kilgard MP. Speech training alters tone frequency tuning in rat primary auditory cortex. Behav Brain Res. 2014 Jan 01; 258:166-78.
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  19. Daitch AL, Sharma M, Roland JL, Astafiev SV, Bundy DT, Gaona CM, Snyder AZ, Shulman GL, Leuthardt EC, Corbetta M. Frequency-specific mechanism links human brain networks for spatial attention. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Nov 26; 110(48):19585-90.
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  20. Engineer CT, Perez CA, Carraway RS, Chang KQ, Roland JL, Sloan AM, Kilgard MP. Similarity of cortical activity patterns predicts generalization behavior. PLoS One. 2013; 8(10):e78607.
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