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UPMC Utilizing New Gamma Knife Icon
UPMC is the first hospital in the region and the third institution in the United States to treat patients with next generation Gamma Knife. Read more>
Maroon Receives Lifetime Leadership Award for Concussion Research
Sports medicine experts Joseph Maroon, Julian Bailes and Mark Lovell recognized at Emerging Frontiers in Concussion Conference. Read more >
Zussman Writes Article for AANS CNS Blog
PGY-3 resident comments on drug and opiod abuse prevention for neurosurgeryblog.org. Read more >
Richardson Noted in Parkinson's Story
Feature article in Oregon's The Bulletin explains how Parkinson's disease patients are finding relief through deep brain stimulation surgery. Read more >
Agarwal Selected as CSNS Fellow
Second-year resident receives socioeconomic fellowship for 2016-17 from Council of of State Neurosurgical Societies. Read more>
Maroon Helping Lead Novel TBI Study
Gordie Howe Initiative is first clinical trial of its type to use adult stem cells to regenerate and preserve brain cells in brain injury patients in U.S. Read more >
Richardson Featured in Journal Podcast
Movement disorders expert discusses the neurobiology of deep brain stimulation in Journal of Neurophysiology podcast. Read more >
CBTF to Honor Pollack with Award
Pediatric chief to receive CBTF Award For Scientific Excellence from Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation at gala event, June 1, in New York. Read more>
Maroon Authors Column in Tribune-Review
Health and fitness expert writes about steps to help reduce unwanted inflammation in the brain and body to reduce chances of acquiring diseases. Read more >
Peter Jannetta Passes Away
Former long-time department chairman and world-renowned developer of a groundbreaking procedure to relieve facial spasms, died April 11 from injuries suffered in a fall. Read more>