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Hippocampus in Epilepsy on Journal Cover
Human Brain Mapping features Mark Richardson article discussing novel approach to find aberrant connections in certain hippocampal structures in temporal lobe epilepsy. Read more >
Aneurysm, AVM Support Group Begins Feb
The UPMC Department of Neurological Surgery Aneurysm and AVM Support Group will have their first meeting of 2016 on February 17. All patients and families are welcome. Read more >
PNA Features Fernandez-Miranda
Director of Surgical Neuroanatomy Lab and Fiber Tractography Lab spotlighted in Pituitary Network Association's Highlights eMagazine. Read more >
Maroon Authors Article for livestrong.com
Health expert writes about top tips to living a healthier and longer life as a means to help prevent illness and disease. Read more >
Lunsford Named Cushing Award Recipient
Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery director recognized with Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery award by AANS. Read more>
NREF Initiative to Honor Former Ped Chief
A. Leland Albright Fund established by AANS foundation to support training of neurosurgery residents and fellows in Africa. Read more>
Sekula Co-Edits MVD Book
Book details positioning, craniectomy, approach and identification needed for positive microvascular decompression surgery outcomes. Read more>
Fernandez-Miranda Contributes to 41st Edition of Gray’s Anatomy
Surgical Neuroanatomy Lab director provides comprehensive update of the Intracranial Anatomy chapter for renowned reference source. Read more>
Major Grants Awarded for Brain Implant Technology
The NIH has awarded two grants totaling $4.7 million to further research in improving brain implants and immune responses. Read more>
Richardson Lab Article Chosen for Journal Cover
Deep Brain Stimulation review article authored by staff at the Brain Modulation Laboratory featured on Journal of Neurophysiology cover. Read more>