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).
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.
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.
July 21, 2019
Daniel Tonetti and Michael McDowell win awards for presentations at the 106th Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society Annual Scientific Meeting.
July 8, 2019
$150,000 in grant money awarded by the Pittsburgh Foundation through the Walter L. Copeland Fund to support cranial research projects.
June 16, 2019
A special reception and dinner was held June 15 at the Pittsburgh Golf Club honoring 2019 chief residents William Ares, Stephen Johnson, W. Christopher Newman and Christian Ricks
May 30, 2019
UPMC team performs region's first in-utero surgery to close an open neural tube defect in a baby months before her birth.