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McDowell Featured in YNC Newsletter
PGY-5 resident pens article for Young Neurosurgeons News on University of Pittsburgh's medical student chapter’s intro to neurosurgery course. Read more >
Jankowitz Special Guest at BAF Symposium
Vascular neurosurgery expert serves as special guest speaker at Brain Aneurysm Foundation's 12th Annual Research Grant Symposium. Read more>
Nowicki Receives Top Award at Rowe Day
Third-year resident Kamil Nowicki receives best presentation award at 14th annual Stuart Rowe Society Lectureship and Research Day. Read more>
Presentations at 2018 CNS Houston
Department faculty and residents participated in numerous courses, lectures and presentations at the 2018 CNS Annual Meeting held October 6-10 in Houston. Read more>
Maroon Named Humanitarian of the Year
Jerome Bettis Bus Stops Here Foundation recognizes sports medicine expert for his work with charitable events in local Pittsburgh area. Read more>
Cost Analysis Study Wins Paper of the Year
Agarwal, Friedlander, Wecht coauthored Neurosurgery paper awarded Socioeconomics, Health Policy, & Law Paper of the Year from CNS. Read more>
Brain Aneurysm Run/Walk Set for Sept 22
Annual fundraiser to help raise brain aneurysm awareness and support will be held at Northshore Riverfront Park near Heinz Field. Read more>
Sekula Receives UPMC ACES Award
Neurosurgical oncology expert receives prestigious award for high level of service and commitment to patients. Read more>
Abel Comments in CBC Brain Interview
Pediatric epilepsy expert comments on tumor-based seizure case requiring a significant lobectomy, and the intriguing findings that have followed. Read more >
Gardner Patient Featured in Irish Examiner
Brain tumor expert removes life-threatening tumor from Irish teen. Read more >