Tag Archive: brain

May 14 2015

The Brain is Important: CHOP Expert Discusses False Brain Tumor Syndrome

brain tumorShana E. McCormack, MD, recently featured on Pediatric Research’s “Pediapod” podcast spoke about her review of pseudotumor cerebri syndrome, also known as false brain tumor, in which patients experience the symptoms of a brain tumor despite not having one.

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Mar 4 2014

CHOP Neuroscientist Advocates for Federal Concussion Support

concussionIn an example of how many CHOP researchers’ work isn’t confined to the laboratory, Children’s Hospital Neuroscientist Akiva S. Cohen, PhD, recently traveled to Washington, DC to discuss concussion treatment strategies and to advocate for increased federal support for concussion research.

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