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Cranial Base Center Wins NASBS Awards
The UPMC Center for Cranial Base Surgery takes home two competition awards at North American Skull Base Society (NASBS) Annual Meeting. Read more>
Friedlander Featured in UPMC Super Bowl Ad
Commercial featuring chairman, brain tumor expert's treatment of Danbury, Conn. mayor airs during Super Bowl LII. Read more >
Agarwal Wins 2018 JANE Award
AANS/CNS Joint Spine Section award presented to fourth-year resident for journalistic and academic neurosurgical excellence. Read more>
Hamilton Featured On KDKA Health Watch
Scoliosis and spinal deformity expert talks about how corrective surgery can help adult scoliosis patients return to a normal lifestyle. Read more >
Alan Receives SOLAS Grant Award
Third-year resident awarded a $5,000 development grant from the Society of Lateral Access Surgery to help fund XLIF research project. Read more>
Gamma Knife Treats 15,000th Patient
L. Dade Lunsford and Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery treat 15,000th patient using ground-breaking Leksell Gamma Knife. Read more>
Lunsford Receives Prestigious Award
Stereotactic surgery expert named 2017 recipient of the Herbert Olivecrona Award from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. Read more>
Okonkwo Featured in Inside Science
Series of American Institute of Physics articles and videos discuss traumatic brain injury and concussion prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Read more>
Maroon Guests on KDKA-TV
Health and sports medicine expert talks about diet, coping with stress during the holidays and leading a balance life on Pittsburgh Today Live. Read more >
Okonkwo Featured in Pitt News
Article talks about how high definition fiber tracking is helping doctors understand the complex wiring of the brain. Read more >