American Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery 2018 Biennial Meeting


Event Date: 

Saturday, June 2, 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, June 5, 2018 (All day)

About the Event: 

The ASSFN 2018 Biennial Meeting is dedicated to the specialty of stereotactic and functional neurosurgery. This meeting features the latest clinical applications and newest findings in the basic neurosciences. Learn from the leaders in the fields expanding the reach of functional neurosurgery. Discover how technology is influencing functional neurosurgery, and how these advances will impact the future of your practice.

  • Three Special Pre-meeting Courses 
  • Breakfast Seminar
  • Plenary Sessions cover the BRAIN Initiative, SPARC, neuromodulation, neuroethics, engaging industry, and more
  • Parallel Sessions in psychiatric neurosurgery, movement disorders, radiosurgery, pain, epilepsy, network modulation and connectomics, and technology
  • Non-CME sponsored breakfast and lunch sessions
  • Opening Reception and ASSFN Awards Ceremony
  • Oral Presentations and Poster Session with Wine & Cheese

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Presented Abstracts




ASSFN 2018 Speakers:

Bryan Johnson
Keynote Speaker
Founder of Kernel, OS Fund
and Braintree

Philip A. Starr, MD, PhD 
Honored Guest
UCSF Professor of Neurological Surgery
Dolores Cakebread Endowed Chair

ASSFN Meeting Speakers

Presenting at the meeting? We've provided a PowerPoint template that can be used for your slides at the ASSFN Biennial Meeting. 

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Registration Rates

Registration Category

Before May 10

After May 10

Member Physician



Nonmember Neurosurgeon



Non-neurosurgeon Physician



Nonmember Physician: Join ASSFN and register (includes $300 membership application fee)



Associate Member



Nonmember Associate 



Nonmember Associate (PhD/RN/NP/PA): Join ASSFN and register (includes $160 membership application fee)



(must submit a letter from Program Director confirming status)



Grad Student/Post Doc
(must submit a letter confirming student status)




Abstract Center:

The abstract center is closed.


Become an Exhibitor:

Build relationships with leading neurosurgeons specializing in stereotactic and functional neurosurgery.

ASSFN Exhibitor Prospectus



Hotel Information:

Please follow this link to book your hotel room directly with The Westin Denver Downtown. You may also make reservations by calling 888-627-8435 and reference the ASSFN 2018 Biennial Meeting.

Hotel Change/Cancellation Policy
The deadline date for new reservations is Thursday, May 10, 2018. The Westin Denver Downtown Please make any changes or cancellations directly with the hotel.

The Westin Denver Downtown 
1672 Lawrence Street
Denver, Colorado 80202
Phone: 303-572-9100

The Westin Denver Downtown Hotel has limited availability. 

Rooms are available at the Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel at a rate of $214 per night. 

To book your reservation online, use this link:

Book your group rate for ASSFN

To book your reservation by phone, please call the 24/7 Central Reservations line at 888-236-2427 and reference "ASSFN" to our reservation agents.