Using a Team Approach to Research Glioblastoma Treatment

Using a Team Approach to Research Glioblastoma Treatment

Advances in medicine are very often the result of a group effort. This is certainly true of brain tumor research, where physicians and scientists in several specialties work together. Neurosurgeons from Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital,...
Our Neurosurgeons Lead the Way at 84th AANS Annual Scientific Meeting

Our Neurosurgeons Lead the Way at 84th AANS Annual Scientific Meeting

For five days, several neurosurgeons from Columbia University Medical Center/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital will experience a new set of big-city lights and sounds. They will gather in Chicago with many of the brightest minds from across the United States and around...
Doctors Trade Scalpels for Pens as They Contribute to Merritt’s Neurology, 13th Edition

Doctors Trade Scalpels for Pens as They Contribute to Merritt’s Neurology, 13th Edition

Several of our neurosurgeons have been busy putting pen to paper to share their professional knowledge. The neurosurgeons devoted their time to help write the 13th edition of the textbook Merritt’s Neurology, which hit bookshelves in the fall of 2015. First published...
Specialization Matters Whether it’s Time to Fix your Ferrari 458 Italia or your Brain

Specialization Matters Whether it’s Time to Fix your Ferrari 458 Italia or your Brain

Consider the Ferrari 458 Italia. Its V8 engine offers 125 horsepower for every one of its 4.5 liters. It’s more than a car – it’s a feat of engineering. Imagine you are one of the few tosis own this, or any, Ferrari (or maybe you don’t have to imagine – lucky you). Do...