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Presentations at 2017 CNS Boston
Department faculty and residents will participate in numerous courses, presentations and lectures at the 2017 CNS Annual Meeting scheduled for Boston, October 7-11. Read more>
Murat Günel Named Stuart Rowe Lecturer
Nixdorff-German Professor at Yale University to serve as honored guest for the 2017 Stuart Rowe Society Research Day, October 4. Read more>
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>
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 >
Lunsford to Receive Prestigious Award
Stereotactic surgery expert named 2017 recipient of the Herbert Olivecrona Award from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. 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 >