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  • October 27, 2022
    A Mom Thought Stress and Her Pregnancy Caused Her Devastating Headaches. It Was a Giant Aneurysm
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  • October 20, 2022
    Meet Research Grant Recipient: Ben Strickland, MD
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  • October 20, 2022
    Meet Research Grant Recipients: Alfred P. See, PhD and Shivani Rangwala
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  • October 20, 2022
    Meet Research Grant Recipient: Edgar A. Samaniego, MD, MS
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  • October 19, 2022
    Triathlete Achieves Her Goal After Doctor Discovers Brain Aneurysm
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  • October 17, 2022
    Meet Research Grant Recipient: Tatsat Patel, PhD & Sricharan Veeturi
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  • October 06, 2022
    Meet Research Grant Recipient: Seungil Kim, PhD
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  • September 30, 2022
    Influencer Meredith Staggers Says Her Migraine Turned Out to Be a Life-Threatening Brain Aneurysm
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  • September 21, 2022
    Willow Resident Brings Awareness After Suffering a Brain Aneurysm Rupture
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  • September 21, 2022
    Meet Research Grant Recipient: Nicholas Norris
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Support groups
  • AdventHealth Brain Aneurysm Support Group

    Winter Park, FL

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  • Baltimore Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Group

    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

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  • Bay Area Aneurysm and Vascular Malformation Support Group

    San Francisco, CA

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  • October 06, 2022
  • BAF
  • Research

Meet Research Grant Recipient: Seungil Kim, PhD

Dr. Seungil Kim is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Kim received a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Manitoba in Canada in 2018.

At the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Kim is leading and developing projects focusing on developing bioabsorbable embolization systems. As a polymer/biomedical engineer, he designs and develops new materials and devices for better treatment of aneurysms. His father passed away from a stroke, and he hopes he can help patients with a risk of the rupture.

Dr. Seungil Kim is the recipient of the Thomas J. Tinlin Chair of Research for $50,000.

 



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