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Dr. Boockvar Named 2013 Winner of Gary Lichtenstein Award

Dr. John Boockvar has been named by Voices Against Brain Cancer as the winner of the 2013 Gary Lichtenstein Humanitarian Award for his lifetime commitment to finding a cure for malignant brain tumors.

Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center Featured in Winter 2013 Issue of Weill Cornell Medicine Magazine

Winter 2013 issue of Weill Cornell Medicine

“Brain Storm” examines the revolution in neurosurgery over the past two decades, and how that revolution plays out in the day-to-day workings of the Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center.

Dr. Kaplitt Awarded Research Supplement

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) awarded our Vice Chair for Research a Research Supplement to Promote Diversity.

Dr. Greenfield to Share in Award for Pediatric Brain Cancer Research

Dr. Jeffrey Greenfield has been awarded $112,000 for two years (from January 2013 to December 31, 2014, by the Starr Cancer Consortium for “Elucidating Mechanisms of Histone H3.3 Mutants-Mediated Oncogenesis in Pediatric Brain Cancers.”

Dr. Hoffman Wins 2012 Kenneth Shulman Award

This award is given each year for the best paper presented by a resident at the annual meeting of the Joint Section on Pediatric Neurosurgery.