News

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>
Richardson Featured on GoErie.com
Article talks about Parkinson's disease patient and the expansion of the deep brain stimulation program at UPMC Hamot. Read more >
Pitt Neurosurgeons Receive AANS Awards
Several University of Pittsburgh neurosurgeons received awards for abstracts at the 2016 American Association of Neurological Surgeons annual meeting. Read more>
Maroon Lauded in Post-Gazette OpEd Piece
Concussion and sports medicine expert praised for work in brain injury, player safety by representative of former Steeler Mike Webster. Read more >
Tempel Receives Young Investigator Award
Sixth-year resident to receive prestigious award from Society for Lateral Access Surgery at annual meeting. Read more>
Lunsford Discusses Gamma Knife on KDKA
Radiosurgery expert talks about precise, powerful, and proven treatment for brain disorders on KDKA Radio Morning News Show. Read more>
Richardson Gene Therapy Featured on KDKA
Movement disorders expert talks about new gene therapy enzyme study underway to aid in treatment of Parkinson's disease patients. Read more >
Maroon Featured in todayspigskin.com
Article talks about sports medicine expert's stance on concussion, CTE through his treatment of WWE's Daniel Bryan. Read more >
Goldschmidt Receives Award at NASBS
Third-year resident Ezequiel Goldschmidt receives best abstract award at North American Skull Base Society annual meeting. Read more>
Residents Selected for Spine Summit Awards
Seven department residents selected to receive Charlie Kuntz IV Scholar Awards at Spine Summit 2016 annual meeting. Read more>