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NREF Announces 2020-21 Recipients of Clinical Fellowship Grants

List of Clinical Fellowship Grants awarded for 2020-2021 by the Neurosurgery Research and Education Foundation (NREF)
15-Jul-2020 10:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NREF Announces 2020 Grant Recipients

Listing of NREF grant awardees
19-Jun-2020 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NREF 2020 Summer Research Fellows

List of Medical Student Summer Researchers Announced
19-Jun-2020 3:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

John Wilson, MD, FAANS, Elected AANS President

Presidential appointment, Executive committee members, First virtual Board of Directors, Business meetings for Association.
6-May-2020 11:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Announcing the American Spine Registry

The American Spine Registry (ASR), which will be jointly owned and developed by AANS and AAOS, will transform the Quality Outcomes Database (QOD) Spine registry, currently the nation’s largest spine registry, into a more far-reaching program that...
9-Sep-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Neurosurgical Awareness Month 2019

In August 2019, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) has turned the focus of Neurosurgical Awareness Month to the diseases and treatments of the spine. To share information, all of the association’s Patient Pages relating to...
1-Aug-2019 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The SNIS’s NeuroVascular Quality Initiative and the NPA’s Quality Outcomes Database Neurovascular Form New Registry

New registry announced to track neurovascular patients and outcomes.
5-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation Names 2019-20 Board of Directors

The Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation (NREF) is pleased to announce the 2019-20 NREF Board of Directors.
13-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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