2018 Annual Meeting Overview

Mission: Neurosurgery

The 2018 CNS Annual Meeting breaks boundaries in delivering scientific discovery, interactive learning, and high-impact education directly relevant to your practice.

Mission: Neurosurgery celebrates the accomplishments of the teams who work diligently to achieve meaningful breakthroughs in neurosurgery. Through informative courses and scientific sessions, the meeting offers multiple opportunities to interact with bold new technology and explore cutting-edge neurosurgical procedures that will help you meet your daily challenges and deliver the best patient care.

The Marriott Marquis Houston will serve as the headquarters hotel for the 2018 CNS Annual Meeting.  Please make your hotel reservation via the CNS registration and housing site, which will open in mid-March.

Important Dates

Meeting Registration Opens: March 8

Abstract Submission Deadline: March 26

Early Bird Exhibitor Application Deadline: March 31

Advance Registration Deadline: September 6

2018 CNS Annual Meeting: October 6–10

Abstract Submissions & Awards

Authors, submit your original science for an oral presentation, poster presentation, or digital poster by March 26, 2018.

During the submission process, we also invite you to review and apply for various subspecialty awards, including the CNS Resident Award. View the list of abstract awards

Partner Society
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Brazilian Society of Neurosurgery
Visa Information

We urge you to apply early for your visa. The U.S. State Department advises that an application for a temporary visa to enter the United States requires a longer processing time than in past years. The decision to grant visas belongs solely to the embassy or consulate. 

To request a visa letter, please fill out and submit this form.

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Become a Corporate Sponsor

Build relationships with leading neurosurgical experts as well as with the next generation of neurosurgical leaders.

Whether you are looking to exhibit, or have an increased presence through Sponsorship and Advertising, learn more here.

Corporate Supporter Information