Harvey Cushing


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United States neurologist noted for his study of the brain and pituitary gland and who identified Cushing's syndrome (1869-1939)

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Once the president had invited prominent physicians such as Harvey Cushing and AMA President Walter Bierring to express their views, opposition could be expected to cease.
39) Roosevelt's willingness to consider other options cannot be ascribed to the influence of Harvey Cushing.
Harvey Cushing (Figure 5), like Welch, was born into a family of physicians in Cleveland, Ohio.
Founded in 1931 as the Harvey Cushing Society, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons is a scientific and educational association with nearly 5,800 members worldwide.
Founded in 1931 as the Harvey Cushing Society, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) is a scientific and educational association with more than 7,400 members worldwide.
Today he serves as the Director of the Department of Neurosurgery, Harvey Cushing Professor of Neurosurgery, Professor of Ophthalmology, and Oncology.
April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Seeking to become a worldwide destination for patients with brain disorders, the North Shore-Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Health System today announced the establishment of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience, a major initiative with 12 centers of excellence planned in both neurology and neurosurgery.
Cushing's unparalleled commitment to surgical excellence and patient care, it is our duty to make the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience an international resource for patients and researchers alike.
The Whitney's daughters, Sara Wilford and Kate Whitney, who have long supported medical causes, agreed to lend the name of their legendary grandfather to North Shore-LIJ's new Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience.
The Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience will be developed to be a premiere resource for patients in the region and elsewhere seeking the latest treatments in neurology and neurosurgery.
Milhorat, MD, chairman of neurosurgery of North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) and LIJ Medical Center, and director of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience.