Dr. Garni Barkhoudarian publishes a layperson’s article about The Resilient Pituitary in Atlas of Science
by Guest Author
Atlas of Science : The Resilient Pituitary Gland The pituitary gland is considered to be the “master endocrine gland”. It is a pea-sized structure located at the base of the brain, important in controlling growth and development and the functioning of the other endocrine glands....
Brain Cancer Research: Stepping Stones to Brain Cancer Cure
by Zara Jethani
In August, former president, Jimmy Carter, was diagnosed with advanced melanoma, a deadly form of skin cancer that spread to his liver and was found in four spots in his brain. He is being treated at Emory University’s Winship Cancer Center in Atlanta with focused...
PATIENT STORY: My Pituitary Surgery was Truly a Team Approach
by Sharmyn McGraw
Gerald, a retired Neurologist, from Hawaii, developed a recurrent pituitary adenoma in December 2014. His success and experience with the Pacific Brain Tumor Center and Pituitary Disorders Program team have allowed him to go home back to his active lifestyle. * * * * *...
Last updated: October 11th, 2018