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Tarek El Ahmadieh, MD Selected as 2019–2020 NEUROSURGERY® Publications Resident Fellow

June 12, 2019

Schaumburg, IL, June 12, 2019 ­– 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...

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Congress of Neurological Surgeons / NEUROSURGERY® Publications Launches The Surgeon’s Armamentarium, an Advanced Search Platform

January 31, 2017
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill, February 1, 2017 — The Congress of Neurological Surgeons announces that the much-anticipated search platform, The Surgeon’s Armamentarium, is now live. The Surgeon’s Armamentarium (TSA) transforms legacy and future material pulled from the vast archives of Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery journals—including hundreds of videos and cases—into a dynamic resource that delivers essential operative content, deconstructed or aggregated according to the needs of the user, in real-time.

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Partners with Oxford University Press to publish the 4th Edition of Guidelines for Severe TBI in Neurosurgery Journal

January 9, 2017
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill, January 9, 2017 —  The Congress of Neurological Surgeons announces the publication of the 4th Edition of the Guidelines for the Management of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (Guidelines) in the January issue of Neurosurgery

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Partners with Oxford University Press

November 23, 2016
Press Release

Schaumburg, Ill., November 23, 2016—The Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) is pleased to announce its new partnership with Oxford University Press (OUP). Beginning in January 2017, OUP will publish Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery (ONS).

AMA Honors Director of the Washington Office of the CNS Katie O. Orrico, JD, with a Lifetime Achievement Award

November 14, 2016
Press Release

ORLANDO, FloridaDuring the opening session of its 2016 Interim Meeting, the American Medical Association presented Katie O. Orrico, JD, director of the Washington Office at the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS), with the Medical Executive Lifetime Achievement Award. The award honors a medical association executive who has contributed substantially to the goals and ideals of the medical profession.

Alan M. Scarrow, MD, JD, Named 2016-2017 CNS President

November 2, 2016
Press Release

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., November 1, 2016 — Alan M. Scarrow, MD, JD, has been named president for 2016-2017 by the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS). His appointment was announced at the CNS Annual Business Meeting held in San Diego, September 27, 2016. Dr. Scarrow currently serves as president of Mercy Health System for the Springfield Communities in Missouri, where he has practiced for 13 years.