2018 CNS Annual Meeting

Event Date: 

Saturday, October 6, 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, October 10, 2018 (All day)

About the Event: 

MISSION: Neurosurgery

The 2018 CNS Annual Meeting reaches for new heights in scientific discovery, cutting-edge procedures, interactive learning, and the latest technology in the field. Join us at one of the largest gatherings of neurosurgeons in the world next October, in Houston, Texas, to boldly explore the frontiers of neurosurgery. The meeting will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in downtown Houston. Long known for its technical prowess as home to NASA’s Johnson Space Center, Houston is also a cosmopolitan city with critically-acclaimed restaurants and world-class performance arts venues.

We invite you to join the CNS in America’s fourth-largest city for an exceptional 2018 Annual Meeting experience.

2018 Annual Meeting Executive Committee:

Ashwini D. Sharan, MD
CNS President

Brian L. Hoh, MD
Annual Meeting Chair

Alexander Khalessi, MD
Scientific Program Chair



Abstract Center:

The abstract center for the CNS Annual Meeting is now open. Go directly to: http://2018.cns.org/.

Present and share your clinical and scientific research with neurosurgical colleagues from around the globe and help advance the knowledge in our field.

CNS Members: You may login to the abstract center using your CNS account username and password.

Nonmembers: If you submitted an abstract last year, you may already have a username and password. If so, try the “Forgot my password” link and type your e-mail address in the box. If you don’t get a username/password from that, create an account.If you are not a member and have not used the abstract center before, you can simply register.

There is no limit to the number of abstracts you may submit. Three presentation formats are available:

  • Oral Presentation
  • Poster Presentation
  • Digital Poster Presentation

Submission deadline: Monday, March 26, 2018. 

Honored Guest:

Robert H. Rosenwasser, MD, MBA, FACS, FAHA