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Gerszten Named as a Leading Spine Expert
Peter C. Gerszten, MD, has been selected as one of the world's top spine tumor experts by Expertscape.com. Read more>
Friedlander Quoted in Tribune Review Article
Lou Gehrig's disease expert comments on relationship between ALS and head trauma in article on NCAA suit involving concussions. Read more >
Okada Presents Findings on Cancer Vaccine
UPCI Brain Tumor Program co-leader reports positive findings on brain cancer vaccine. Read more>
Gerszten Co-Edits Book on Stereotactic Radiosurgery
'Controversies in Stereotactic Radiosurgery: Best Evidence Recommendations' is a comprehensive reference summarizing the most relevant scientific literature on the topic. Read more>
CHP PA Featured in Tribune-Review
Article deals with Jackie Smith's efforts to help raise awareness of esophageal cancer. Read more >
Maroon Featured in Muscle & Body
Fitness magazine takes a look at sports medicine expert's preparation for running the Hawaiian Ironman World Championship Triathlon. Read more >
Okonkwo Part of New Major TBI Study
Trauma expert part of $18.8 million National Institutes of Health study to improve traumatic brain injury diagnosis and treatment. Read more>
Maroon Completes 5th Hawaiian Ironman
Noted neurosurgeon and sports medicine expert places 15th in his age division in one of world's most grueling endurance competitions. Read more>
Thirumala Elected President of Pennsylvania Neurological Society
Center of Clinical Neurophysiology co-director elected to two-year term at neurologist group's 2013 annual meeting. Read more>
Foundations provide grant for ALS research
Pittsburgh Foundation and LiveLikeLou.org provide $100,000 to support research by Robert Friedlander into amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. Read more >