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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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NINDS Research Education Programs for Residents

November 18, 2013
Initiatives
The Congress of Neurological Surgeons wishes you to be aware of the following opportunity for resident funding through the NINDS: The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) has released a program announcement titled “NINDS Research Education Programs for Residents and Fellows in Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuropathology, Neuroradiology and Emergency Medicine (R25)” (PAR-13-384). This announcement invites Research Education Grant (R25) applications from institutions/organizations to support the development of clinical residents as physician-scientists.

CNS to Recognize Distinguished Members of Its Industry Allies Council at Upcoming Annual Meeting

October 15, 2013
Press Release
SCHAUMBURG, IL – Oct. 15, 2013 – In an effort to deepen its ties to the corporate community, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) will recognize the distinguished members of its 2013-2014 Industry Allies Council at its Annual Meeting, October 19-23, 2013, at the Moscone West Convention Center in San Francisco. Comprised of nine corporate partners, the Council is dedicated to helping the CNS provide members with unmatched educational and career development opportunities that enable them to remain leaders and innovators in neurosurgery.

Second Opinions Matter: Neurosurgeons to Debate Pros and Cons of Treatments in Bold New Controversy Sessions

October 1, 2013
Press Release
SCHAUMBURG, IL – Oct. 1, 2013 – The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) will offer a bold new educational format at its Annual Meeting, October 19-23, 2013, at the Moscone West Convention Center in San Francisco. For the first time, Controversy Sessions – one each on Oct. 21, 22 and 23 – will provide a forum for leading neurosurgeons to debate different treatment approaches for three of the most challenging topics facing the field today.

Traumatic Brain Injury, Neuromodulation and Stroke Among Innovation and Technology Symposia at Congress of Neurological Surgeons 2013 Annual Meeting

September 16, 2013
Press Release
SCHAUMBURG, IL – Sept. 16, 2013 – The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) will address the latest developments in traumatic brain injury (TBI), neuromodulation and stroke at three new Innovation and Technology Symposia. The meetings will take place during the CNS Annual Meeting, October 19-23, 2013, at the Moscone West Convention Center in San Francisco. The sessions will offer neurosurgeons the opportunity to collaborate on new technologies and innovations fueling the advancement of neurosurgery in three critical treatment areas.

The Congress of Neurological Surgeons to Debut Dynamic New Innovation and Technology Symposium at 2013 Annual Meeting

September 5, 2013
Press Release
SCHAUMBURG, IL – Sept. 5, 2013 – The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) will debut a new Innovation and Technology Symposium at its Annual Meeting, October 19-23, 2013, at the Moscone West Convention Center in San Francisco. Neurosurgery Innovations (October 19, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) offers neurosurgeons and industry-leading medical device companies the opportunity to collaborate in an open forum on new technologies and innovations fueling the advancement of neurosurgery.

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