News

May 11, 2021

Nowicki, Friedlander research project a part of university's First Gear program designed to help shape research into commercially viable products and services.

May 7, 2021

Sports and health medicine expert talks about how research efforts through the Chuck Noll Foundation are helping diminish the impact of sports-related head injuries.

May 6, 2021

Enjoy a 5K run or walk any time before June 26 to help raise brain aneurysm awareness and support the lives of brain aneurysm survivors.

May 5, 2021

From Surgical Burnout to Wellness nominated by The American College of Surgeon Academy of Master Surgeon Educators as finalist for Encore Presentations from 2017-2020.

May 1, 2021

University of Pittsburgh honors department chair with appointment to special faculty rank of Distinguished Professor, the highest honor the university can afford a faculty member.

April 28, 2021

A research project co-led by Partha Thirumala designed to help detect stroke during surgery took third place among 125 entries in 2021 JHF Healthcare Safety Challenge.

April 26, 2021

Director of neurotrauma and scoliosis/spinal deformity program at UPMC Presbyterian discusses current state of neurotrauma and critical care medicine.

April 19, 2021

Chief residents Nitin Agarwal, Michael McDowell elected to Journal of Neurosurgery editorial board as Young Neurosurgery Committee ad hoc reviewers for next two years.

April 16, 2021

Gardner, Stefko coedit volume of comprehensive and detailed articles on orbital approaches—the gateway to the skull base—from some of the most prominent physicians in the field.

April 9, 2021

Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery treats 17,000th patient using ground-breaking Leksell Gamma Knife, first introduced in the U.S. at Presbyterian University Hospital in 1987.

April 7, 2021

University of Miami professor and renown cerebrovascular neurosurgery expert serves as honored guest at third annual Peter J. Jannetta Lecture.

March 23, 2021

Sports and health medicine expert discusses links between bacteria, depression and microbiomes, and stressing the importance of a healthy diet and a balanced lifestyle.

March 19, 2021

Sharath Anand, Andrew Faramand, Sakibul Huq and Anthony Schulien match into the University of Pittsburgh neurological surgery residency program.

March 2, 2021

Neurosurgical oncology specialist talks about how music helps in the operating room in February 25 episode of musician's Music On My Mind channel.

March 1, 2021

Neurotrauma Clinical Trials Center researchers conducting study to determine whether giving early cold-stored platelets to TBI patients will help stop the injury from getting worse.