- 12.06.2016In recognition for outstanding work and expertise in her research of Gene and Drug Delivery, Dr. Irina Balyasnikova, PhD has been invited by the NIH to become a regular member of the GDD (Gene and Drug Delivery Study Section)
- 11.28.2016Derek Wainwright, PhD has been awarded a 2017 Dixon Translational Research Grant for his research entitled 'Investigating the Immunotherapeutic Potential of Esophageal Cancer'
- 11.06.2016Osaama H Khan, MD/MS is co-author of 'The genomic landscape of schwannoma’, published in Nature Genetics. The paper is an analysis that determines genomic aberrations common to sporadic schwannomas.
- 10.19.2016Aruna Ganju, MD named by Becker’s Spine Review as a ‘Female Spine Surgeon Leader to Know’
We rank number one in Chicago in neurosurgery education and research. In the last year, our outstanding scientific achievements have earned us the most NIH awards in the Chicago area among peers in our specialty.
Please see Dr Lesniak's presentation regarding the vision for our department below.
Please watch the Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute video featuring members of the Neurological Surgery department and highlighting our patient care and cancer research.