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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 >
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>