News

February 22, 2018

Ava Puccio, Ed Dixon, Juan Fernandez-Miranda and Fang-Cheng Yeh among several researchers awarded grants for brain injury research.

February 19, 2018

The UPMC Center for Cranial Base Surgery takes home two competition awards at North American Skull Base Society (NASBS) Annual Meeting.

February 5, 2018

Commercial featuring chairman, brain tumor expert's treatment of Danbury, Conn. mayor airs during Super Bowl LII.

January 17, 2018

AANS/CNS Joint Spine Section award presented to fourth-year resident for journalistic and academic neurosurgical excellence.

December 20, 2017

Scoliosis and spinal deformity expert talks about how corrective surgery can help adult scoliosis patients return to a normal lifestyle.

December 15, 2017

Third-year resident awarded a $5,000 development grant from the Society of Lateral Access Surgery to help fund XLIF research project.

December 7, 2017

L. Dade Lunsford and Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery treat 15,000th patient using ground-breaking Leksell Gamma Knife.

December 2, 2017

Stereotactic surgery expert named 2017 recipient of the Herbert Olivecrona Award from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden.

November 1, 2017

Pitt medical student Ronak Jani writes his first impressions of the field of neurosurgery in feature article for the AANS.

October 27, 2017

Health and sports medicine expert talks about diet, coping with stress during the holidays and leading a balance life on Pittsburgh Today Live.

October 26, 2017

Article talks about how high definition fiber tracking is helping doctors understand the complex wiring of the brain.

October 17, 2017

Series of American Institute of Physics articles and videos discuss traumatic brain injury and concussion prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

October 10, 2017

Goldschmidt, Gandhoke, Sekula finish tied for first in annual CNS quiz competition, but Ohio State comes out on top in sudden death finish.

September 29, 2017

Resident wins Medical Education Award for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement for poster on reduction in ventriculostomy associated infections.

September 21, 2017

AVM survivor Alessandra Crivelli utilizes art therapy at UPMC Aneurysm Support Group to help others in their recovery and coping process.