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Department Honors 2018 Chief Residents
A special reception and dinner was held June 16 at the Pittsburgh Golf Club honoring 2018 chief residents Gurpreet Gandhoke, Philip Lee, David Panczykowski, Gregory Weiner and Georgios Zenonos. Read more>
CHP Ranks 2nd in Publication Productivity
J Neuro:Ped paper reports Pediatric Neurosurgery Division at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh ranks second nationally in publication productivity among ped neuro fellowship programs. Read more>
Cost Analysis Study Wins Paper of the Year
Agarwal, Friedlander, Wecht coauthored Neurosurgery paper awarded Socioeconomics, Health Policy, & Law Paper of the Year from CNS. Read more>
Goldschmidt Wins CNS Preuss Award
Fifth-year resident awarded the Preuss Research Brain Tumor Award by the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Read more>
Maroon Featured in PG Health Article
Health and fitness expert looking into natural occurring supplements that may help us live longer and healthier lives. Read more >
Okonkwo Featured in PG Trauma Article
Trauma expert says research shows lack of medical follow-up in head injuries is a ‘massive public health epidemic.' Read more >
Lunsford Pens Editorial for CNS Quarterly
Residency director offers insights in CNS trade journal on whether length of neurosurgery residency should be shortened. Read more >
Brain Aneurysm Run/Walk Set for Sept 22
Annual fundraiser to help raise brain aneurysm awareness and support will be held at Northshore Riverfront Park near Heinz Field. Read more>
Pitt Neurosurgeons Named Top Docs
Nineteen Pitt neurosurgeons were named among this area’s top doctors in their field in a national survey published locally in Pittsburgh Magazine. Read more>
What is Neurosurgery Like?
Pitt medical student Ronak Jani writes his first impressions of the field of neurosurgery in feature article for the AANS. Read more >