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Nowicki, Deng, Faraji Win CNS Awards
Congress of Neurological Surgeons scientific program committee hands out awards to residents for oral presentations at 2019 annual meeting. Read more>
Friedlander Inducted Into National Academy
Department chair one of 100 new members to National Academy of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the field of medicine. Read more>
Nowicki Takes Top Rowe Day Award Again
Fourth-year resident Kamil Nowicki receives best presentation award at 15th annual Stuart Rowe Society Lectureship and Research Day. Read more>
First Sports Med Fellowship Established
Fellowship will include rotations with Steelers, Penguins and other programs and will offer exposure in other sports-related specialties. Read more>
Experts Write on NFL Concussion Protocol
Concussion experts Okonkwo, Maroon, Miele, Norwig pen article for AANS on experience working with the NFL’s concussion protocol. Read more >
Presentations at 2019 CNS San Francisco
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. Read more>
Tyler-Kabara Featured in WPXI Story
Children's Hospital doc featured in WPXI-TV story showing how hospital's new intra-operating room MRI helped remove tumor from young girl. Read more >
Gamma Knife Marks 32 Years at UPMC
Over 16,000 patients have been treated at the Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery, the first Gamma Knife site installed in North America. Read more>
Residents Take Honors at Pa Meeting
Daniel Tonetti and Michael McDowell win awards for presentations at the 106th Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Read more>
Copeland Grants Awarded
$150,000 in grant money awarded by the Pittsburgh Foundation through the Walter L. Copeland Fund to support cranial research projects. Read more>