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Pitt Neurosurgeons Named Top Docs
Twenty-one University of Pittsburgh neurosurgeons were named among this area’s top doctors in their field in a national survey published locally in Pittsburgh Magazine. Read more>
Richardson Featured in Journal Podcast
Movement disorders expert discusses the neurobiology of deep brain stimulation in Journal of Neurophysiology podcast. Read more >
CBTF to Honor Pollack with Award
Pediatric chief to receive CBTF Award For Scientific Excellence from Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation at gala event, June 1, in New York. Read more>
Maroon Authors Column in Tribune-Review
Health and fitness expert writes about steps to help reduce unwanted inflammation in the brain and body to reduce chances of acquiring diseases. Read more >
Peter Jannetta Passes Away
Former long-time department chairman and world-renowned developer of a groundbreaking procedure to relieve facial spasms, died April 11 from injuries suffered in a fall. Read more>
Richardson Featured on GoErie.com
Article talks about Parkinson's disease patient and the expansion of the deep brain stimulation program at UPMC Hamot. Read more >
Pitt Neurosurgeons Receive AANS Awards
Several University of Pittsburgh neurosurgeons received awards for abstracts at the 2016 American Association of Neurological Surgeons annual meeting. Read more>
Maroon Lauded in Post-Gazette OpEd Piece
Concussion and sports medicine expert praised for work in brain injury, player safety by representative of former Steeler Mike Webster. Read more >
Tempel Receives Young Investigator Award
Sixth-year resident to receive prestigious award from Society for Lateral Access Surgery at annual meeting. Read more>
Lunsford Discusses Gamma Knife on KDKA
Radiosurgery expert talks about precise, powerful, and proven treatment for brain disorders on KDKA Radio Morning News Show. Read more>