PETER J. MORONE, MD, received his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from Indiana University where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine where he was elected into Alpha Omega Alpha. During medical school, Dr. Morone studied placental mesenchymal stem cells and their ability to differentiate into neurons. He began his neurosurgery residency training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2012.
Currently, Dr. Morone is completing a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation (MSCI) degree. His research is focused on preventing vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrage using peptide therapeutics. After residency, Dr. Morone plans to complete a fellowship in cerebrovascular and skull base neurosurgery.
During his spare time, Pete enjoys spending time with his family and outdoor activities, such as, rock climbing, whitewater kayaking, snowboarding and scuba diving. He also appreciates a wide variety of music and plays the guitar.