Schaumburg, IL, May 17, 2021 – The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) and NEUROSURGERY® Publications is pleased to announce the selection of Matthew J. McPheeters as the 2021–2022 NEUROSURGERY® Publications Resident Fellow.
Dr. McPheeters was selected as the NEUROSURGERY® Publications Resident Fellow after a thorough review of all applications received by the Selection Committee. The Publications Resident Fellow will participate in the editorial process, creative projects, and new initiatives, and will act as an ex officio liaison between the NEUROSURGERY® Publications editorial office and neurosurgery residents and fellows.
Matthew J. McPheeters, MD, MBA, is a neurosurgery resident at the University at Buffalo. Dr. McPheeters grew up in Minneapolis, MN, and completed his undergraduate education at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, where he graduated magna cum laude. He received his Medical Doctorate and Master of Business Administration at the University of Minnesota, where he served as the president of the medical student council and worked as a health and medicine content creator at Khan Academy. Dr. McPheeters also serves as an officer in the US Army Reserves.
Dr. McPheeters’s clinical and research interests include open and endovascular neurosurgery, as well as neurotrauma and neurocritical care medicine. In addition to his clinical interests, Dr. McPheeters focuses on improving medical education through digital media and promoting quality scholarly publications.
“The Editorial Office is excited to welcome Dr. McPheeters as the 2021–2022 NEUROSURGERY® Publications Resident Fellow. We look forward to working with him to continue to advance important scientific findings, research, and insights,” said Dr. Nelson M. Oyesiku.
“I am honored to have the opportunity to serve as the upcoming NEUROSURGERY® Publications Resident Fellow. I am excited to learn from the entire editorial team and work together to publish indispensable resources for the neurosurgical community,” said Dr. Matthew J. McPheeters.
Congratulations to Dr. McPheeters!
About NEUROSURGERY® Publications
Neurosurgery, the official journal of the CNS, publishes top research on clinical and experimental neurosurgery covering the latest developments in science, technology, and medicine. The journal attracts contributions from the most respected authorities in the field. It includes a wealth of information applicable to researchers and practicing neurosurgeons. This journal is indispensable as the most comprehensive source in neurosurgery. Operative Neurosurgery features operative procedures, anatomy, instrumentation, devices, and technology providing practical guidance to its readers. Operative Neurosurgery is the resource for cutting-edge material on operative practice. Clinical Neurosurgery is the official register of the CNS Annual Meeting. It stands as a record of the previous year’s honored guest lectures and presidential address alongside a preview of the coming year’s abstracts. Neurosurgery Open is an online-only, fully Open Access publication providing an outlet for the publication of scientific papers dealing with clinical neurosurgery and experimental neurosurgery, such as case series, case reports, and other information of interest to neurosurgeons.
About the Congress of Neurological Surgeons
The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) is the global leader in neurosurgical education, serving to promote health by advancing neurosurgery through innovation and excellence in education. The CNS provides leadership in neurosurgery by inspiring and facilitating scientific discovery and its translation into clinical practice. The CNS maintains the vitality of the profession through volunteer efforts of its members and the development of leadership in service to the public, to colleagues in other disciplines, and to neurosurgeons throughout the world in all stages of their professional lives. For more information, visit cns.org.