News

BCI Team Awarded Major NIH Grants
Elizabeth Tyler-Kabara's brain computer interface team awarded over $8 million in grants to continue research to help paralyzed patients. Read more>
Agarwal Selected For CNS Fellows Program
Fifth-year resident chosen to participate in 2019-20 Congress of Neurological Surgeons neurosurgeons-in-training governance program. Read more>
Shazier Recognizes Maroon, Okonkwo
Pittsburgh Steeler Ryan Shazier thanks trauma experts for their role in his recovery after receiving Bettis Foundation Courage Award. Read more >
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 >
Pittsburgh Hosts BAF Symposium
Brain Aneurysm Foundation's 12th Annual Research Grant Symposium was held at Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel, September 20, 2018. 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>
Sekula Receives UPMC ACES Award
Neurosurgical oncology expert receives prestigious award for high level of service and commitment to patients. Read more>