The University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery offers a speakers bureau for regional hospitals, physician groups and other organizations interested in keeping abreast with the latest advances and techniques in the field of neurological surgery.
This service offers the background and insight of some the most talented and respected surgeons in their specialty. Our physicians and researchers are world-renown for their work in their field, with many pioneering unique and innovative approaches, treatments and studies. Their work has been widely published in many medical and technical journals and has been reported in numerous mainstream national media. The preeminence of their work has led many of our faculty to lecture around the world on their techniques and experiences.
Some of the topics offered through this service include...
Acoustic Neuromas and Other Tumors. What's New?
Brachial Plexus Injury: Evaluation and Surgical Management
Brain Vascular Formations
Cervical Disc Disease
Compression Fractures of the Spine
Current Management of Brain Metastases
Innovative Concepts for Stroke: The World of Brain Repair
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Management of Facial Pain
Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Movement Disorders: The Role of Surgery
Neuro-Oncology: From Bench to Bedside
Optimizing Outcome for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury
Pathophysiology of Cerebral Ischemia
Pathophysiology of Traumatic Brain Injury
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Radiosurgery and Other Approaches for Brain Metastases
Radiosurgery for Skull Base Tumors
Spinal Motion Preservation
Sports Medicine and Injuries
Surgical Treatment of Epilepsy
Traumatic Brain Injury: Critical Care Management in Children
Traumatic Brain Injury: Guidelines for Acute Management
To learn more about this service, contact Paul Stanick at (412) 647-7931. This service is also available through the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Continuing Education. Please contact Melinda Splane at (412) 647-8152. You can also arrange for one of our speakers through UPMC's Office of Physician Relations.
There is no charge for this service.