Brain Tumor Center: New & Noteworthy

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Physician-Scientists Viviane Tabar and Lorenz Studer Elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation

Two Memorial Sloan Kettering physician-scientists were elected to one of the nation’s oldest and most respected medical honor societies.

Pictured: Lorenz Studer and Viviane Tabar
Nelson Moussazadeh Awarded Moinian Research Grant

Neurosurgery research fellow Nelson Moussazadeh was awarded a research grant by Joseph and Nazee Moinian.

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Stereotactic Radiosurgery Treats Brain Metastases in a Single Day

A high-dose radiation treatment that can be given in one day has become an effective and increasingly common approach for patients with metastatic brain tumors.

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Jason Huse Receives Sontag Foundation 2012 Distinguished Scientist Award

Neuropathologist and scientist Jason T. Huse has been selected by the Sontag Foundation as one of three Distinguished Scientist Award recipients for 2012.

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Neuro-oncologist Lisa DeAngelis Elected to Institute of Medicine

Dr. DeAngelis has been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), considered one of the highest honors in the field of health and medicine.

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New Technique for Imaging Brain Tumors Could Allow More Accurate Surgical Removal

Researchers have demonstrated a technique that enables specific and accurate labeling of brain tumor tissue in mice. If proven effective in patients, the method could make complete surgical removal of brain tumors more feasible.

Pictured: Moritz Kircher
Pictured: Moritz Kircher
Moritz Kircher Named Dana Neuroscience Scholar

Moritz Kircher, MD, PhD, has been selected by the directors of the Dana Foundation as a Dana Neuroscience Scholar.

Pictured: Moritz Kircher