Patrick James Codd


Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
  • Associate Professor in the Thomas Lord Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
  • 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

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 491: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 591: Research Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering or Material Science
  • ME 592: Research Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering or Material Science

In the News

Representative Publications

  • 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), vol 17 no. 6 (2022), pp. 1250-1256 [10.1177/15589447211017233] [abs].
  • Hill, I; Olivere, L; Helmkamp, J; Le, E; Hill, W; Wahlstedt, J; Khoury, P; Gloria, J; Richard, MJ; Rosenberger, LH; Codd, PJ, Measuring intraoperative surgical instrument use with radio-frequency identification., Jamia Open, vol 5 no. 1 (2022) [10.1093/jamiaopen/ooac003] [abs].
  • Lazutkin, A; Hachem, RA; Codd, PJ; Zomorodi, AR; Jang, DW, Use of Tympanostomy T-Tube for Endoscopic Endonasal Marsupialization of Small Rathke's Cleft Cysts: A Case Series, Journal of Neurological Surgery, Part B: Skull Base (2022) [10.1055/s-0042-1755572] [abs].
  • Tucker, M; Lacayo, M; Joseph, S; Ross, W; Chongsathidkiet, P; Fecci, P; Codd, PJ, Creation of Non-Contact Device for Use in Metastatic Melanoma Margin Identification in ex vivo Mouse Brain., Smart Structures and Materials 2005: Active Materials: Behavior and Mechanics, vol 11945 (2022) [10.1117/12.2608975] [abs].
  • Ma, G; Ross, W; Codd, PJ, StereoCNC: A Stereovision-guided Robotic Laser System., Ieee International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, vol 2021 (2021), pp. 540-547 [10.1109/iros51168.2021.9636050] [abs].