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Amankulor Featured in Scientific American
Neurosurgical oncology expert answers questions relating to risk factors and treatment of glioblastomas in scientific journal. Read more >
Lunsford to Receive Prestigious Award
Stereotactic surgery expert named 2017 recipient of the Herbert Olivecrona Award from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. Read 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. Read 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. Read 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. Read 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. Read more>
Hamilton Patient Spotlighted by UPMC
Degenerative disc disease pain for dance instructor resolved with specially designed, comprehensive physical therapy program. Read 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. Read more>
Pitt Neurosurgeons Named Top Docs
Twenty University of Pittsburgh neurosurgeons were named among this area’s top doctors in their field in a national survey published locally in Pittsburgh Magazine. Read more>
Richardson Patient Story in Pitt Mag
Epilepsy patient talks about how new 3D brain mapping technology utilized by Mark Richardson helped change her life. Read more >