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AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery awarded to Fady T. Charbel, MD, FAANS

The Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery was established to honor an AANS member for technical prowess and skill and/or innovation in the development of new procedures which have become part of the arsenal neurosurgeons use to treat disease or trauma. The award is one of the highest recognitions bestowed upon [...]

By |2017-08-11T10:12:46-05:00June 2nd, 2017|Neurosurgery Home Page News|Comments Off on AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery awarded to Fady T. Charbel, MD, FAANS

CAVE2, Visualizing in 3D

Each year, when the National Science Foundation (NSF) sends its budget request to Congress, it includes about a dozen research "nuggets:" short descriptions of the very best NSF-funded research results across all the areas of science and engineering. This year CAVE2, a highly novel large-scale virtual environment developed by the UIC Computer Science Department's Electronic [...]

By |2018-11-21T09:03:21-05:00April 23rd, 2013|Neurosurgery|Comments Off on CAVE2, Visualizing in 3D

Dr. K. Slavin is One of the First in the Country to Implant the New RestoreSensor Neurostimlular for Pain Control

This revolutionary device is the first stimulator to automatically adapt to a patient's posture to deliver consistent stimulation therapy. (Medtronic's News Release for AdaptivestimTM with RestoresensorTM - pdf)

By |2017-05-22T10:54:14-05:00December 9th, 2011|Neurosurgery|Comments Off on Dr. K. Slavin is One of the First in the Country to Implant the New RestoreSensor Neurostimlular for Pain Control