News

January 17, 2020

First-year resident to receive award from American Association of Neurological Surgeons for best paper dealing with traumatic brain injury.

January 15, 2020

PGY-5 resident recognized for study investigating new approach to determine the need for surgical stabilization in patients with throacolumbar burst fracture.

January 8, 2020

Visiting research fellow Akiyoshi Ogino has been selected to receive the 2020 Leksell Radiosurgery Award from the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS).

January 4, 2020

Rush University Medical Center professor and spine surgery expert to give a talk on "Does the Preponderance of Evidence Support Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery?”

December 16, 2019

Minimally invasive spine surgery expert selected for his outstanding dedication, commitment, and service to patients.

December 11, 2019

Scientists evaluated mouse models used for developing new treatments for mood disorders associated with Huntington's disease and recommend which are most relevant and have greater potential for success.

November 26, 2019

Chief resident's abstract selected as a winner in The Radiosurgery Society's Members in Training (MiT) Research Challenge.

November 14, 2019

Congress of Neurological Surgeons scientific program committee hands out awards to residents for oral presentations at 2019 annual meeting. 

October 19, 2019

Department chair one of 100 new members to National Academy of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

October 17, 2019

Fourth-year resident Kamil Nowicki receives best presentation award at 15th annual Stuart Rowe Society Lectureship and Research Day.

September 12, 2019

Fellowship will include rotations with Steelers, Penguins and other programs and will offer exposure in other sports-related specialties.

September 10, 2019

Concussion experts Okonkwo, Maroon, Miele, Norwig pen article for AANS on experience working with the NFL’s concussion protocol.

September 10, 2019

Department faculty and residents will participate in a number of activities at the 2019 CNS Annual Meeting set for October 19-23 in San Francisco.

September 4, 2019

Children's Hospital doc featured in WPXI-TV story showing how hospital's new intra-operating room MRI helped remove tumor from young girl.

August 14, 2019

Over 16,000 patients have been treated at the Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery, the first Gamma Knife site installed in North America.