Agarwal Wins 2018 JANE Award AANS/CNS Joint Spine Section award presented to fourth-year resident for journalistic and academic neurosurgical excellence. Learn more
Movement Disorders Covered in New Book Niranjan, Lunsford, Richardson author book volume on role of surgical therapies in movement disorder management. Learn more
Hamilton Featured On KDKA Health Watch Scoliosis and spinal deformity expert talks about how corrective surgery can help adult scoliosis patients return to a normal lifestyle. Learn more
Alan Receives SOLAS Grant Award Third-year resident awarded a $5,000 development grant from the Society of Lateral Access Surgery to help fund XLIF research project. Learn more
Gamma Knife Treats 15,000th Patient L. Dade Lunsford and Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery treat 15,000th patient using ground-breaking Leksell Gamma Knife. Learn more
Lunsford Receives Prestigious Award Stereotactic surgery expert named 2017 recipient of the Herbert Olivecrona Award from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. Learn more
Okonkwo Featured in Inside Science Series of American Institute of Physics articles and videos discuss traumatic brain injury and concussion prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Learn more
Maroon Guests on KDKA-TV Health and sports medicine expert talks about diet, coping with stress during the holidays and leading a balance life on Pittsburgh Today Live. Learn more
Okonkwo Featured in Pitt News Article talks about how high definition fiber tracking is helping doctors understand the complex wiring of the brain. Learn more
Pitt Team Ties for First in SANS Challenge Goldschmidt, Gandhoke, Sekula finish tied for first in annual CNS quiz competition, but Ohio State comes out on top in sudden death finish. Learn more
Friedlander Receives Key to City Danbury, Conn. presents key to city to department chairman as grateful appreciation for lifesaving treatment of mayor Mark D. Boughton. Learn more
Faraji Receives Top Award at Rowe Day Fifth-year resident Amir Faraji receives best presentation award at 13th annual Stuart Rowe Society Lectureship and Research Day. Learn more
Stone Wins UPMC Safety Award Resident wins Medical Education Award for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement for poster on reduction in ventriculostomy associated infections. Learn more
Stroke Survivor Featured on WTAE-TV AVM survivor Alessandra Crivelli utilizes art therapy at UPMC Aneurysm Support Group to help others in their recovery and coping process. 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