Presentations at 2017 CNS Boston Department faculty and residents will participate in numerous courses, presentations and lectures at the 2017 CNS Annual Meeting scheduled for Boston, October 7-11. Learn more
Murat Günel Named Stuart Rowe Lecturer Nixdorff-German Professor at Yale University to serve as honored guest for the 2017 Stuart Rowe Society Research Day, October 4. Learn more
Maroon Helps Provide Insight on Concussion Management to U.S. House Committee Team neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers among a group of team officials providing insight on NFL commitment to player health and safety. Learn more
McDowell Elected to AANS YNC Young Neurosurgeons Committee helps develop future leaders of neurosurgery, providing a forum to impact the direction of the specialty. Learn more
Maroon Featured in Wheeling Newspaper The Intelligencer feature article focuses on 77-year-old health and sports medicine expert's active lifestyle and commitment to healthy living. Learn more
Amankulor Guest on Pittsburgh Live Brain cancer expert appears on KDKA-TV's morning show to talk about brain cancer and the annual Brain Cancer Awareness Race 5K. Learn more
Ghuman Part of Major NSF Research Funding Director of the Pitt's Laboratory of Cognitive Neurodynamics designated for funding in initative from the National Science Foundation to help further our understanding of the brain. Learn more
Amankulor Featured in Scientific American Neurosurgical oncology expert answers questions relating to risk factors and treatment of glioblastomas in scientific journal. Learn more
Lunsford to Receive Prestigious Award Stereotactic surgery expert named 2017 recipient of the Herbert Olivecrona Award from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. Learn more
Okonkwo Work Featured on DOD Website Trauma expert's research work for combat casualty group featured on the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs website. Learn more
Local Charity Names Maroon Man of Year The local chapter of Circus Saints & Sinners Club of America to honor sports medicine expert at fundraiser for brain injury research. Learn more
Hamilton Paper Takes High CNS Award Article on adult spinal deformity takes runner-up award in inaugural Congress of Neurological Surgeon's paper of the year awards. Learn more
Department Honors 2017 Chief Residents A black-tie graduation reception and dinner was held June 17, at the Pittsburgh Golf Club honoring 2017 chief residents Chris Diebert, MD; Zach Tempel, MD; and Nate Zwagerman. Learn more
Hamilton Patient Spotlighted by UPMC Degenerative disc disease pain for dance instructor resolved with specially designed, comprehensive physical therapy program. Learn more
New Hope for Life After Hemorrhagic Stroke Stroke Awareness Month marked by new clinical trial to further enhance fight against the third leading cause of death among Americans. Learn more