Congratulations to the winners of the 2013 Awards - the following will present their winning presentations on Sunday April 7, 2013 at the Annual Meeting in Sonoma:
8:00 - 8:20am Newman Award presentation, Kai Miller, How Context Influences the Physiology of Perception
8:20 - 8:40am Boldrey Award presentation, Rajiv Saigal, Electronically Controlled Release of Minocycline Nanoparticles from Conductive Polymers Rescues Primary Neurons from Excitotoxicity
8:40 - 9:00am Hanbery Award presentation, Dario Englot, Temporal Lobectomy for Epilepsy: Seizure Semiology in Patients who “Fail” Surgery
9:00 - 9:20am Rosegay Award presentation, Aaron Clark, Intraoperative Neuromonitoring with MEP Predicts Post-operative Neurological Deficits in Patients Having Surgery for Cervical and Cervicothoracic Myelopathy
All residents and fellows in the neurosciences were invited to submit their papers for consideration for the San Francisco Neurological Society's (SFNS) annual awards. The papers are previously unpublished, original work, however, they may be pending publication.
The Henry Newman award is presented each year to the author of the best paper dealing with clinical neurology. The Edwin Boldrey award is intended to recognize a research project in neuroscience. The John Hanbery award is given annually to the best clinical paper covering topics in neurosurgery. The Harold Rosegay award is given annually to the best clinical paper covering topics in neurosurgical anatomy, history and clinical practice.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2012 Award Winners:
Newman award "Lipoprotein associated –phospholipase A2 Activity Level Is a Promising Serum Marker for Acute Brain Ischemia", Waimei Tai, MD, Stanford University
Three of the 2012 Award Winners, from left, Orin Bloch (next to his wife), Melanie Hayden, Kai Miller. Congratulated by SFNS Board Member Claudine Dutaret, MD (right).
Edwin Boldrey Award More
Henry Newman Award More
John Hanbery Award More
Harold Rosegay Award More
Winners of the 2011 Young Investigator Awards click here
Winners of the 2010 Young Investigator Awards displaying their award certificates. From Left: R. Mark Richardson, MD, UCSF, Kaiser Award Winner; Edwards F. Chang, MD, UCSF & UC Berkeley, Newman Award Winner and Isaac Yang, MD, UCSF, Boldrey Award Winner.