Allan J. Hamilton, MD, FACS

Executive Director, ASTEC
Clinical Professor, Radiation Oncology
Professor, Surgery
Professor, Psychology
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering


  • MD: Harvard Medical School (with Honors), 1982
National Institutes of Health - Bethesda, Neurology & Neurosurgery, 1983-1984
Massachusetts General Hospital, Neurosurgical Residency, 1984-1989
Massachusetts General Hospital, Neurosurgery, 1989-1990
Board Certifications
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Honors and Awards
Bestowed state of Arizona's highest academic honor of title of Regents- Professorship upon the recommendation of University of Arizona and by unanimous vote of the Arizona Board of Regents, 2019
Silver Medal, -IPPY,- Independent Publishers Book Award for Lead with Your Heart (2016, North Adams, MA: Storey Publishing, Inc.), 2017
Nautilus Gold Award in Non-Fiction for "Lead with Your Heart" (2016, N. Adams, MA: Storey Publishing, Inc.), 2017
Silver Medal, 29th Annual Benjamin Franklin Award for works of non-fiction published in the last year, Lead with Your Heart (2106, North Adams, MA: Storey PublishingInc., 2016), 2017
Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, awarded by Marquis Who's Who in American Science & Technology, 2017
Selected by the International Assoc. of Healthcare Professionals as one of the Leading Physicians of the World, 2015
College of Medicine – Tucson AMES Grants for Medical Education Research, 2014
Best Film Documentary, Prescott, AZ & Aspen Film Festival, Playing with Magic, Ewing Productions, Carbondale CO, (Director Wayne Ewing; Producers Wayne Ewing and Allan Hamilton), 2014
Voted by peers -One of Best Doctors in America,- 1999-present
Silver Nautilus Book Award, 2009
NIH K-12 Science Teacher Program, John Hess, Pueblo High School, 1993
NIH K-12 Science Teacher Program, John Lopez, Roskruge Middle School, 1994