News

Maroon Helps Provide Insight on Concussion Management to U.S. House Committee
Team neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers among a group of team officials providing insight on NFL commitment to player health and safety. Read more>
Presentations at 2017 CNS Boston
Department faculty and residents participated in numerous courses, lectures and presentations at the 2017 CNS Annual Meeting held in Boston, October 7-11. Read more>
McDowell Elected to AANS YNC
Young Neurosurgeons Committee helps develop future leaders of neurosurgery, providing a forum to impact the direction of the specialty. Read more>
Maroon Featured in Wheeling Newspaper
The Intelligencer feature article focuses on 77-year-old health and sports medicine expert's active lifestyle and commitment to healthy living. Read more >
Amankulor Guest on Pittsburgh Live
Brain cancer expert appears on KDKA-TV's morning show to talk about brain cancer and the annual Brain Cancer Awareness Race 5K. Read more >
Ghuman Part of Major NSF Research Funding
Director of the Pitt's Laboratory of Cognitive Neurodynamics designated for funding in initative from the National Science Foundation to help further our understanding of the brain. Read more>
Amankulor Featured in Scientific American
Neurosurgical oncology expert answers questions relating to risk factors and treatment of glioblastomas in scientific journal. Read more >
Okonkwo Work Featured on DOD Website
Trauma expert's research work for combat casualty group featured on the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs website. Read more >
Local Charity Names Maroon Man of Year
The local chapter of Circus Saints & Sinners Club of America to honor sports medicine expert at fundraiser for brain injury research. Read more>
Hamilton Paper Takes High CNS Award
Article on adult spinal deformity takes runner-up award in inaugural Congress of Neurological Surgeon's paper of the year awards. Read more>