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Lunsford Named Cushing Award Recipient
Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery director recognized with Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery award by AANS. Read more>
NREF Initiative to Honor Former Ped Chief
A. Leland Albright Fund established by AANS foundation to support training of neurosurgery residents and fellows in Africa. Read more>
Sekula Co-Edits MVD Book
Book details positioning, craniectomy, approach and identification needed for positive microvascular decompression surgery outcomes. Read more>
Fernandez-Miranda Contributes to 41st Edition of Gray’s Anatomy
Surgical Neuroanatomy Lab director provides comprehensive update of the Intracranial Anatomy chapter for renowned reference source. Read more>
Major Grants Awarded for Brain Implant Technology
The NIH has awarded two grants totaling $4.7 million to further research in improving brain implants and immune responses. Read more>
Richardson Lab Article Chosen for Journal Cover
Deep Brain Stimulation review article authored by staff at the Brain Modulation Laboratory featured on Journal of Neurophysiology cover. Read more>
Jankowitz Discusses Strokes on KDKA
Endovascular therapy expert talks about strokes and treatment options on KDKA Radio Morning News Show. Read more>
Okonkwo Quoted in PG Concussion Article
Neurotrauma director comments on findings of UPMC Concussion Conference concluding that rest may not be best option for concussion patients. Read more >
Maroon Discusses Longevity on KDKA TV
Sports medicine and health expert discusses tips for living a healthy life on KDKA-TV's Pittsburgh Today Live morning talk show. Read more >
UPMC to Install New Gamma Knife Icon
UPMC Presbyterian will be one of first centers in the United States to offer this groundbreaking stereotactic radiosurgery device. Read more>