News

Department Presentations at Spine Summit
Faculty and residents participated in numerous presentations and lectures at the 2018 Spine Summit held in Orlando, Fla., March 14-17. Read more>
Univ Pitt Featured in Neurosurgery Journal
Article takes a look at the 80-year history and evolution of the University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery. Read more >
NFL Concussion Protocol Paper Published
Joseph Maroon coauthors paper designed to provide a comprehensive approach to concussion diagnosis and management for the NFL player. Read more >
Maroon Guests on KDKA Morning Show
Sports medicine expert talks about Chuck Noll Foundation grant awards designed to help learn more about sports-related brain injuries. Read more >
Department Researchers Awarded Grants From Chuck Noll Foundation
Ava Puccio, Ed Dixon, Juan Fernandez-Miranda and Fang-Cheng Yeh among several researchers awarded grants for brain injury research. Read more>
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>