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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>
Jankowitz Discusses Strokes on KDKA
Endovascular therapy expert talks about strokes and treatment options on KDKA Radio Morning News Show. Read more>
Okonkwo Quoted in PG Concussion Article
Neurotrauma director comments on findings of UPMC Concussion Conference concluding that rest may not be best option for concussion patients. Read more >
Maroon Discusses Longevity on KDKA TV
Sports medicine and health expert discusses tips for living a healthy life on KDKA-TV's Pittsburgh Today Live morning talk show. Read more >
UPMC to Install New Gamma Knife Icon
UPMC Presbyterian will be one of first centers in the United States to offer this groundbreaking stereotactic radiosurgery device. Read more>
Ghuman Receives Prestigious NIMH Award
$2.5 million, five-year, R01 innovative scientist BRAINS award to help fund invasive brain recording, magnetoencephalography research study in epilepsy patients. Read more>
Maroon Featured in IU Alumni Magazine
Article reviews Dr. Maroon’s life in sports and his dedication to improving the management of sports-related concussions. Read more >
Pollack Named Distinguished Professor
Pediatric neurosurgery chief at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh receives highest honor the university can accord a member of the professoriate. Read more>