News

Okonkwo Featured in Post-Gazette Article
Article talks about spine and trauma expert's contribution in rare spinal-cord surgery for tumor on a special water rescue dog. Read more >
Department Presentations at Spine Summit
Faculty and residents participated at a number of programs at the 2017 Spine Summit held in Las Vegas, March 8-11, 2017. Read more>
Lunsford, Patient Featured in UPMC Commercial
Gamma Knife expert and the medical team at UPMC were able to successfully shrink acoustic neuroma tumor and preserve patient's hearing. Read more >
Department Completes First Pre-Clinical Elective Course for Med Students
Provided medical students with the opportunity to learn more about neurosurgery through a variety of lectures and hands on activities. Read more>
Maroon Authors Book on Balanced Living
Square One: A Simple Guide to a Balanced Life takes a look at the importance of keeping all elements of your life in proper balance. Read more>
Friedlander, Ares Featured in Altoona Mirror
Article talks about the advantage of utilizing telemedicine in examining post-op patients. Read more >
Maroon Named Charter Member of Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Injury Research
Pittsburgh Steeler foundation will fund research deemed most promising in the area of sports-related concussions and related conditions. Read more >
Researchers Develop Brain Fingerprint
Non-invasive diffusion MRI approach uncovers how the brain's structural connections are unique to each individual person. Read more>
Maroon Featured in Beaver County Times
Article talks about health expert's efforts to put together a brain health program across St. Barnabas-owned long-term care facilities. Read more >
Agarwal Co-Authors Book on Health Literacy
Third-year resident’s book deals with advocating for improved medical resources for patients and advancing the field of patient education. Read more>