Brain Care Institute

Welcome to the Brain Care Institute at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Our unique collaboration between top experts in pediatric neurosurgery and neurology allows us to offer complete care for children with brain, spine, and nerve problems.

Clinical Studies

Brain Signal Study with ECoG Sensors

Electrocortigography-Based Brain-Computer Interface Study in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit

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Brain Signal Study with Micro-ECoG Sensors

Micro-electrocorticography Brain-Computer Interface Study in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit

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Childhood Absence Epilepsy Study

Childhood Absence Epilepsy: Rx PK-PD-Pharmacogenetics Study

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Epilepsy Surgery Study

Retrospective Review of Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Program

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Establishing Cytokine Profiles in Patients with MS

Cytokine Profiles in Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis and Other Acute Demyelinating Disorders in Children

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Hydrocephalus Research Registry

Characterizing Patient Populations in the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network

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Hydrocephalus Shunting Outcomes Review

Shunting Outcomes of Post-Hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus

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Hydrocephalus Treatment and Neuropsychological Outcomes

Shunting Outcomes of Post-Hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus

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Saliva Test for Anti-Seizure Drug Levels in Infants

Phenobarbital Levels in Neonates: A Comparison Between Blood and Saliva Levels

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Stroke Study and Database

Institutional and International Pediatric Stroke Study and Database

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Syringomyelia Database

The Park-Reeves Syringomyelia Research Consortium Database

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