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Next Generation CyberKnife Technology Utilized at UPMC CancerCenter
Johnathan Engh first in world to treat patient with new technology that shapes radiation to tumor and decreases treatment time. Read more>
Maroon Co-Authors Column for Washington Times on Childhood Sports
Op-ed piece, cowritten with Julian Bailes, discusses the benefits of participation in youth sports amid today's concussion debate. Read more >
Gardner Noted in NY Times Eyelid Story
Article talks about how surgeons used a minimally invasive approach through eyelid to remove a difficult-to-reach tumor. Read more >
Maroon Partners with Health System to Develop Community-Based Health Initiative
Cognitive Brain Health Program with St. Barnabas will focus on diet, dietary supplements, physical activity and stress management. Read more >
Friedlander Cancer Patient Featured on WTAE-TV
Benign tumor threatened talented wood carver's sight and raised potential of stroke. Read more >
Robot Arm Study Findings Published
Study shows brain-computer interface technology has potential to improve function and quality of life of those unable to use their own arms. Read more>
Gardner, Synderman Co-Author Book on Skull Base Surgery
Skull Base Surgery offers step-by-step instruction on more than 45 procedures covering both open and minimally invasive approaches. Read more>
Friedlander Research Receives Special Recognition
Huntington's disease study published in Nature Neuroscience cited by F1000Prime.com as being of special significance in its field. Read more>
Friedlander Featured in WTAE Brain Lesion Story
Department chairman discusses surgery that helped save young woman suffering from deep-seated brain lesion. Read more >
Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trial Announced
David Okonkwo will serve as local lead investigator in study of Neuro-Spinal Scaffold in patients with acute spinal cord injury. Read more>