Abstract Awards

The Abstract Center is now closed and the Abstract Award deadline has passed.  

PLEASE NOTE: You can currently submit late-breaking science through the Late-breaking Abstract Center. Submission deadline: July 24, 2019.
 

Award

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Sherry Apple Resident Travel Scholarship

The Sherry Apple Resident Travel Scholarship is granted yearly to an outstanding resident abstract accepted at the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting. A stipend of up to $1,000 is given to cover travel expenses.

Resident neurosurgeon

Ronald R. Tasker Young Investigator Award (Resident Award - Section on Pain)

$1,000 award given to the highest-ranked abstract submitted for the CNS Annual Meeting concerning pain research

Resident, fellow, or neurosurgeon who is no more than two years out from completion of training

Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery Resident Award

$500 award given to the best resident paper addressing a topic of stereotactic and functional neurosurgery

Resident or fellow must be first author and presenting author

Galbraith Award (Resident Award - Section on Cerebrovascular Surgery)

$500 award given to the best resident paper addressing a topic of cerebrovascular surgery as judged by the JSCVS Committee responsible for the CNS Annual Meeting Section Program

Attending or resident

Julius Goodman Resident Award (Socioeconomic)

$500 award given to a neurosurgical resident based on originality, merit, innovation, and scientific process. The resident must have made a significant contribution to the abstract. The abstract is chosen by two to four members of the Communications and Education Committee (CEC) of the CSNS appointed by the Chair of the CEC. This annual award is presented at the CNS Annual Meeting. If it is decided that there is no abstract that deserves the award that year, the ad hoc committee may choose not to present the award that year.

Socioeconomic topic. Neurosurgical resident.

Samuel Hassenbusch Young Neurosurgeon Award (Socioeconomic)

$500 award given to a young neurosurgeon based on originality, merit, innovation, and scientific process. The young neurosurgeon must have made a significant contribution to the abstract. The abstract is chosen by two to four members of the Communications and Education Committee (CEC) of the CSNS appointed by the Chair of the CEC. This annual award is presented at the CNS Annual Meeting. If it is decided that there is no abstract that deserves the award that year, the ad hoc committee may choose not to present the award that year.

Socioeconomic topic. Young neurosurgeon (no more than 5 years out from completion of training).

American Brain Tumor Association Young Investigator Award

$2,000 award given to the high-ranking tumor-related basic science paper submitted by a principal investigator who has completed residency and is within the first six years of training

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

BrainLab Neurosurgery Award

$1,000 award given to a neurosurgeon practicing outside the United States or in a non-academic setting in the United States with the best abstract related to central nervous system tumors

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

Integra Foundation Award

$1,000 given to the best clinical research paper on CNS tumors

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

Journal of Neuro-Oncology Award

$500 award given to a high-ranking abstract related to either clinical or basic science neuro-oncology research

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

Rosenblum-Mahaley Clinical Research Award 

$1,000 award given to a resident, fellow, or attending in neuro-oncology who presents the best clinical research paper in the field

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

Preuss Research Award 

$1,000 award given to the best basic science tumor-related paper submitted by young investigator

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

AANS/CNS Joint Section Tumors Neuro-Oncology Trainee Award 

$1,000 award given to a high-ranking brain tumor clinical or basic science abstract submitted by a resident or medical student

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

AANS/CNS Joint Section Tumors Skull Base Award    

$1,000 award given to an attending neurosurgeon, resident, or fellow within the Tumor Section who submits the best abstract related to skull base surgery

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

Columbia Softball Pediatric Award

$1,000 award given to the best pediatric tumor abstract

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category

Leksell Radiosurgery Award

Award given to the best radiosurgery abstract

All abstracts submitted in the Tumor category