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New Global Health Neurosurgery Fellow Selected for Tanzania

Dr. Jose Piquer of NED, Dr. Andreas Leidinger, and Dr. Roger Hartl of Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Andreas Leidinger has been selected as the second Global Health Neurosurgery Fellow and will assume his one-year assignment at Bugando Medical Center and Muhimbili Orthopedic Institute (MOI) in Dar Es Salaam on July 1, 2017.  The fellowship is being jointly funded by the Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center and Fundación NED (Neurocirugia Educacion y DeSarrollo), a nonprofit organization based in Valencia, Spain.

New Brain Metastases Clinic Offers Multi-Disciplinary Care

Rohan Ramakrishna, MD

A new program provides comprehensive care to patients diagnosed with metastatic brain tumors and leptomeningeal disease.

Dr. Stieg Talks About Meditation and the Brain

Dr. Philip E. Stieg

A radio interview with Kate Delaney

Dr. Schwartz’s Team Publishes New Findings on Glial Waves in Epilepsy

Dr. Hongtao Ma of the Weill Cornell Epilepsy Laboratory

The paper describes a novel wave of glial calcium activity triggered by seizures and examines its role and significance.

Dr. Ramakrishna Awarded Healthcare Leadership Fellowship

Dr. Rohan Ramakrishna of Weill Cornell Medicine

He is one of seven young physicians selected for the program, which fosters professional development and leadership.