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Deep Brain Stimulation First Therapy to Slow the Progression of Parkinson’s Disease

October 10, 2018

Schaumburg, Illinois, October 10, 2018—Peter Konrad, MD, presents exciting findings that show Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) of the subthalamic nucleus (STN) in early stage Parkinson’s Disease may slow tremor progress at the Congress of Neurological Surgeon’s (CNS) 2018 Annual...

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The CNS Announces 2018 NEUROSURGERY PUBLICATIONS® Papers of the Year

August 23, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill, August 23, 2018 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) proudly announces the winners of the 2nd Annual Paper of the Year awards, honoring the most impactful papers published in Neurosurgery from July 2017 to June 2018 in select subspecialties. Winners submitted papers that challenged dogma, created a paradigm shift, and inspired neurosurgeons to rethink their approaches to patient care, big data, and trial results.

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Hosts 2018 Annual Meeting in Houston, October 6-10

August 9, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Illinois, August 9, 2018 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) is proud to host its 66th Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas, October 6–10. Each year, thousands of neurosurgeons, advanced practice providers, professionals, and health care advocates from around the world gather to celebrate and learn about the advances are being made in the field of neurosurgery.

Saniya Godil, MD, Selected as 2018-2019 NEUROSURGERY® Publications Resident Fellow

June 5, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, IL, June 6, 2018 ­– Continuing in its mission to immerse residents in the strategies and mechanics of scholarly publishing, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) and NEUROSURGERY® Publications is excited to announce the selection of Saniya Godil, MD, as the inaugural 2018 NEUROSURGERY® Publications Resident Fellow.

Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s Disease: The CNS Releases New Guidelines

April 22, 2018
Press Release

Schaumburg, Illinois, April 23, 2018 – The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) recently released a new clinical practice guideline on deep brain stimulation for treatment of patients with Parkinson’s disease: Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline on Subthalamic Nucleus and Globus Pallidus Internus Deep Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Patients with Parkinson’s Disease. The guideline has been published in full text

CNS Awards Richard G. Ellenbogen, MD, with 2017 Distinguished Service Award

October 18, 2017
Press Release

Boston, Mass. October 18, 2017 – The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) is proud to announce Dr. Richard G. Ellenbogen of the University of Washington as the recipient of the 2017 CNS Distinguished Service Award. This award was presented during the 64th Annual Meeting of the CNS held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.