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UCLA department of neurosurgery ranked No. 2 in research productivity

The UCLA department of neurosurgery ranks No. 2 in the nation in scholarly research, according to a recent paper evaluating the impact of published articles in the field.
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Movie exec pledges $1 million to UCLA Neurosurgery for brain cancer research

Dr. Linda Liau was presented with a Golden Portal award for her groundbreaking research to find a cure for glioblastoma, a deadly brain tumor.

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UCLA Neurosurgery fundraising gala honors luminaries, supports basic brain research

Luminaries from the areas of medicine, philanthropy and entertainment, including legendary composer Burt Bacharach and comedian Louie Anderson, will be honored for their contributions to their respective fields at the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery's Visionary Ball on Thursday, Oct. 14, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.
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UCLA Neurosurgery gets $2M donation to establish endowed chair in epilepsy research

Thomas and Nadia Davies have committed $2 million to the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery in memory of their late daughter Alfonsina (Nina) Q. Davies and in honor of Dr. Paul Crandall, the UCLA neurosurgeon who ended her epileptic seizures.
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UCLA presents premiere of 3-D film 'The Brain and Beyond: The Future of Neurosurgery'

At the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, journalists are invited to slip on a pair of 3-D glasses and enter the stereoscopic world of neurosurgery with "The Brain and Beyond: The Future of Neurosurgery" the "Avatar" of the brain.
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UCLA Neurosurgery 2010 fundraising gala honors luminaries, supports basic brain research

Composer Burt Bacharach, comedian Louie Anderson among honorees The UCLA Department of Neurosurgery's Visionary Ball 2010 will take place on Thursday, October 14, 2010, at The Beverly Hilton.
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UCLA Neurosurgery Goes Hog-Wild Over Actor-Comedian Tim Allen; Film and TV Star to Receive Rodney Dangerfield Legacy Award

The division of neurosurgery at UCLA Medical Center announced today that actor and comedian Tim Allen will receive the Rodney Respect Award Oct. 4 at its 2007 Visionary Ball fundraiser in Beverly Hills.
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I had a hole in my head!

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Team Play to Raise Money

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Steve Tisch donates $10M to UCLA program devoted to researching, treating sports concussions, especially in youth

$10 million pledged to the department of neurosurgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
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Scientists jump-start two people's brains after coma

For patients and their families, this "means the world," said UCLA professor of psychology and neurosurgery Martin Monti.
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Survivors Spreading Hope

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'Get to UCLA, Now'

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UCLA pediatric neurosurgeon named co-editor-in-chief of journal Epilepsia

Dr. Gary Mathern, professor of pediatric neurosurgery and director of the UCLA Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Program at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, has been appointed co-editor-in-chief of Epilepsia.
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Pediatric neurosurgeon honored for major contributions to epilepsy research

Professor of pediatric neurosurgery and director of the UCLA Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Program at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, was honored with the Ambassador for Epilepsy Award.
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Obituary: Paul H. Crandall, 89, UCLA professor pioneered surgical approach to treat epilepsy

Dr. Paul H. Crandall, who co-founded the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery and pioneered surgical approaches still used today to treat stubborn epileptic seizures, died March 15 from complications related to pneumonia at UCLA Medical Center-Santa Monica. He was 89.
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UCLA named state lead center in new effort to combat pediatric brain injury

The UCLA Brain Injury Research Center, together with UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, will serve as California's lead center for research on pediatric brain injuries as part of a new national network announced June 5 in Washington, D.C.  
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UCLA Health designated as Clinical Center for treatment of cavernous malformations

UCLA Health is one of only ten clinical centers nationwide to receive designation as a Clinical Center by the Alliance to Cure Cavernous Malformation for the treatment of cerebral cavernous malformations (CCM).

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