News

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>
AANS Newsletter Spotlights Pitt NSIG
Strong work of Pitt Neurosurgery Interest Group, led by Ray Sekula and Nitin Agarwal, profiled in Young Neurosurgeons News. Read more>
New Test Accurately Profiles Brain Tumors
GlioSeq, a next-generation, gene-sequencing test developed by Pitt researchers, helps oncologists guide treatment planning of brain cancers. Read more>
Richardson Featured in Dell.com Article
Article focuses on how new wave of neurotechnology is changing the way we study the brain and treat neurological diseases. Read more >
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 >