AANS/CNS SECTION
ON TUMORS

RESEARCH AWARDS

Preuss Research Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Andrew Venteicher

 

Dimitris G. Placantonakis

 

Cellular Architecture of Human IDH1-mutant Gliomas Revealed Using Single-cell RNA Sequencing

 

GPR133 Promotes Glioblastoma Growth in Hypoxia

2015

Wajd N. Al-Holou

 

John S. Kuo

 

Genetic Mechanisms of Recurrence in Glioblastoma Delineated by RNA Sequencing

 

Human Ether-a-Go-Go-Related-1 Gene (hERG) K+ Channel as a Prognostic Marker and Therapeutic Target for Glioblastoma

2014

Loyola Veronique Gressot

 

Ricky Raj Singh Kalra

 

Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 5b Promotes Malignant Progression In Glioma

 

Leptomeningeal Dissemination Cascade in Medulloblastoma

2013

Michael Oh

 

Peter Fecci

2012

Michael Lee Mumert

 

Shih-Shan Lang

2011

Ganesh Rao

 

Not given

2010

Viviane S. Tabar

 

Nader Sanai

2009

Raymund Yong

 

Charles Kanaly

2008

John K. Park

 

Cameron Brennan

2007

Michael Synowitz

 

Daniel Cahill

2006

Florence LeFranc

 

James Waldron

2005

Corey Adamson

 

Mary Murphy

2004

Manish Aghi

 

Justin G. Santarelli

2003

Markus Bredel

 

John Y. K. Lee

2002

Jorge Gonzalez-Martinez

 

Loi Phuong

2001

Jeffery Leonard

 

Andrew Parsa

2000

Amy Heimberger

 

Michael Taylor

1999

Sandeep Kunwar

 

Terrence Julien

1998

Matthias Feldkamp

 

Bob Carter

1997

Andrew Metzger

 

Walter Jean

1996

Margaret Wallenfriedman

 

Barry Birch

1995

John Brayton

 

John Yu

1994

Kamal Thapar

 

Eric Flores

1993

Frederick Lang

 

Micheal Haglund

1992

Douglas Brockmeyer

 

Mark Linskey

1991

William Couldwell

 

Douglas Kondziolka

1990

Charles Gordon

 

Alfred Bowles

1989

Jacob Rachlin

 

Ian Pollack

1988

Not given

 

Charles Wrobel

1987

John Zovickian

 

Corey Raffel

 


Mahaley Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

John Sampson

 

Pascal Zinn

 

ReACT: A Randomized Phase II Study of Rindopepimut (CDX-110) plus Bevacizumab in Relapsed Glioblastoma

 

Clinically Applicable and Biologically Validated MRI Radiomic Test Method Predicts Glioblastoma Genomic Landscape and Survival

2015

Brian Nahed

 

Achal Singh Achrol

 

Circulating Tumor Cells in Glioblastoma Patients Demonstrate Mesenchmyal Expression

 

Quantitative Volumetric MR Perfusion Identifies a Distinct Vasculogenic Molecular Subtype of Human Glioblastoma Associated with Worse Clinical Outcomes

2014

Kristen A. Baitch           

 

Cleopatra Charalampaki

 

Tetanus Toxoid Conditioning Enhances Migration and Efficacy of Dendritic Cell Vaccines in Patients with Glioblastoma

 

Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy for Real Time Histomorphological Diagnosis: Our Clinical Experience with 150 Brain and Spinal Tumor Cases

2013

Andrew Sloan

 

Russell Lonser

2012

Frederick Lang

 

Ian F. Pollack

2011

Zachary Litvack

 

William T. Curry

2010

Nader Sanai

 

Mustafa Hatiboglu

2009

Jeffrey Bruce

 

Hideyuki Kano

2008

Andrew Parsa

 

Amy Heimberger

2007

Stefan Kim

 

Randy Jensen

2006

Manish AghI

 

David Mathieu

2005

Ajay Jawahar

 

John Yu

2004

Ossama Al-Mefty

 

Marvin Bergneider

2003

Marcus L. Ware

 

Franco DeMonte

2002

Joung H. Lee

 

Gene Barnett

2001

Yutaka Sawamura

 

Hae-Dong Jho

2000

Robert Weil

 

Ronald Warnick

1999

Douglas Kondziokla

 

Bruce Pollak

1998

Prem Pillay

 

Byron Young

1997

Douglas Kondziokla

 

Fred Barker

1996

William Hitselberger

 

Walter Hall

1995

Wolfgang Koos

 

Robert Selka

1994

Shlomi Constantini

 

Albino Bricolo

1993

Georg Noren

 

John Schneider

1992

Robert Sanford

 

Mark Bernstein

1991

Not given

 

James Melisi


ABTA Young Investigator Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Viviane S. Tabar

 

Gavin P. Dunn

 

From Bench to Bedside: Results of a Phase I trial using a Notch inhibitor for Glioblastoma

 

Identification of Neoantigen-specific CD8+ T Cells in Two Murine Orthotopic Glioblastoma Models Using Cancer Immunogenomics

2015

Gelareh Zadah

 

Prashant Chittiboina

 

Impact of GBM Microenvironment on Expression Profile of Bone Marrow Derived Progenitor Cells

 

Somatostatin Receptor Expression on VHL-associated Hemangioblastomas Offers Novel Therapeutic Target

2014

Eric M. Thompson            

 

Brian Nahed

 

The Clinical Importance of Extent of Resection in Medulloblastoma is Dependent on Molecular Subgroup

 

Circulating Tumor Cells in Patients with Glioblastoma

2013

Nicholas F. Marko

 

Not given

2012

Isaac Yang

 

Raymond L.M. Yong

2011

Ashok Asthagiri

 

Simon Platt

2010

Markus Bredel

 

Ganesh Rao

2009

Jason Sheehan

 

Manish Aghi

2008

Ichiro Nakano

 

Clark Chen

2007

Andrew Parsa

 

Jose Valerio

2006

Amy Heimberger

 

Clark Chen

2005

Carlo Benech

 

Michael Synowitz

2004

Makoto Furuta

 

Kyle Weaver

2003

Moneeb Ehtesham

 

Quinze Wu

2002

Howard L. Weiner

 

Russell R. Lonser

2001

Turker Kilic

 

Randy L. Jensen

2000

Karen S. Aboody

 

John S. Yu

1999

S. Walter Stummer

 

Quentin Malone

1998

Michael Hsiao

 

Eric H. Elowitz

1997 

N. Scott Litofsky

 

Ian Pollack

1996

Liliana Goumnerova

 

William Broaddus

1995

Not given

 

Douglas Lask

 


Journal of Neuro-Oncology Award

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Arman Jahangiri

 

Andrew E. Sloan

 

From Bench to Bedside: NIH Funding for Neurosurgeons From 1991-2015

 

Phase I Trial of Genetically Modified Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells (HPC) Facilitate Bone Marrow Chemoprotection and Enabling TMZ/O6BG Dose Escalation Resulting in Improved Survival 

2015

Fred Lang

 

Pascal O. Zinn

 

Phase I Clinical Trial of Oncolytic Delta-24-RGD (DNX-2401) with Biological Endpoints: Implications for Viro-Immunotherapy

 

Diffusion MRI ADC Mapping of Glioblastoma Edema/Tumor Invasion and Associated Gene Signatures

2014

Manish Aghi

 

Seunggu Han

 

Replicating Retrovirus Toca-511 Delivered Using Convection-enhanced Real-time MRI Guidance for Recurrent Glioblastoma

 

The Effect of Timing of Radiotherapy (RT) in Patients with Newly-diagnosed Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Receiving Temozolomide (TMZ): An Analysis Based on the UCSF Experience

2013 

Phiroz Tarapore

 

Jonsong Wu

2012

Arthur Po-Fei Chou      

 

Pascal O. Zinn

2011

Griffith Harsh IV

 

Stephen Skirboll

2010

Andrew Parsa

 

Randy Jensen

2009

Tejas Sankar

 

Tal Shahar

2008

Raymond Sawaya

 

Not given

2007

Christopher Nimsky

 

Not given

2006

Ichiro Nakano

 

Not given

2005

Walter Stummer

 

Not given

2004

Justin Smith

 

Not given

2003

John Sampson

 

Not given

 


Ronald Bittner Award & Lectureship Recipients

Year

Award Recipient

 

Lectureship Recipient

2016

Christopher Paul Deibert

 

 

 

IDH Mutant Gliomas Escape Natural Killer Cell Immune Surveillance Through Downregulation of NKG2D Ligands

   

2015

Yan Michael Li

 

John Sampson

 

The Influence of Maximum Safe Resection of T1 Contrast-enhancing Tumor and T2 FLAIR Abnormality on Survival in 1229 Glioblastoma Patients

   

2014

Shawn Hervey-Jumper

 

Frederick F. Lang

 

Awake Craniotomy to Maximize Glioma Resection: Methods and Technical Nuances with 561 Patients

   

2013

Orin Bloch

 

Ennio Antonio Chiocca

2012

Daniel P. Cahill

 

Jeffrey Bruce

2011

Isaac Yang

 

Raymond Sawaya

2010

Michael Sughrue

 

William Couldwell

2009

Edward Chang

 

Robert Martuza

2008

Mathew McGirt

 

Eric Holland

2007

Mark D. Johnson

 

Joseph Piepmeier

2006

Cory Adamson

 

Mitch Berger

2005

Manish Aghi

 

Darell Bigner

2004

Alfredo Quininones

 

James T. Rutka

2003

Sandeep Kunwar

 

Nicholas de Tribolet

2002

Not given

 

Andrew Kaye

 


Integra Foundation Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Jeremy Steinberger

 

Prashant Chittiboina

 

Morbidity and Mortality of Meningioma Resection Increases in Octogenarians

 

HDAC Inhibitor Vorinostat is a Novel, Promising Treatment for Cushing’s Disease

2015

Charles Lee

 

Jared M. Pisapia

 

Surgeon Volume Impacts Cost of Care in Pituitary Surgery

 

Imaging Patterns Predict Patient Survival and Molecular Subtype in Glioblastoma using Machine Learning Techniques

2014

Jason Sheehan

 

Derek G. Southwell

 

Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Sellar and Parasellar Meningiomas: A Multicenter Study of 763 Patients

 

Intraoperative Mapping During Repeat Awake Craniotomy Reveals the Functional Plasticity of Adult Cortex

2013

Jonathan George Thomas

 

Arman Jahangiri

2012

Andrew T. Parsa

 

Hideyuki Kano

2011

Sameer Sheth

 

Jason Sheehan

2010

Isaac Yang

 

Brian J. Williams

2009

James Waldron

 

Gabriel Zada

2008

Joung Lee

 

M. Sam Eljamel

2007

Douglas Kondziolka

 

Martin Baggenstos

2006

Burak Sade

 

Manish Aghi

2005

Bruce Pollock

 

Joshua Ammerman

 


Synthes Skull Base Surgery Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Nathan T. Zwagerman

 

Aurel Hasanbelliu

 

A Prospective, Randomized Control Trial for Lumbar Drain Placement After Endoscopic Endonasal Skull Base Surgery

 

Expanded Anterior Petrosectomy Through the Transcranial Middle Fossa and Extended Endoscopic Transphenoidal-Transclival Approaches: Qualitative and Quantitative Anatomic Analysis

2015

William Couldwell

 

Hasan Zaidi

 

Outcomes after Surgical Treatment of Meningioma-associated Proptosis

 

Comparison of Extent of Tumor Resection and Endocrine Outcomes for Nonfunctioning Pituitary Adenomas of a Less Experienced Surgeon Using a Fully Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Surgery Technique to a Very Experienced Surgeon Using a Microscopic Transsphen

2014

Arman Jahangiri

 

Lukas Andereggen

 

Incidence of Headache as a Presenting Complaint in Over 1000 Patients with Sellar Lesions and Factors Predicting Postoperative Improvement

 

Long-term Follow-up of Male Patients with Prolactinomas: Is Bone Densitometry Necessary?

2013

Sergei Terterov

 

Hideyuki Kano

2012

Robert M. Starke

 

Isaac Yang

2011

Joshua Wind

 

Nicholas J. Szerlip

2010

Jason P. Sheehan

 

Douglas Anderson

2009

Jae Sung Park

 

Martin Baggenstos

2008

Michael Sughrue

 

Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa

2007

Burak Sade

 

Aghi Manish

2006

Not given

 

Theodore Schwartz

 


Brainlab Neurosurgery Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Hirokazu Takami

 

Imran Noorani

 

Clinical Profiles of 132 Cases of Intracranial Germ Cell Tumors of the iGCT Consortium

 

Genome-wide CRISPR/cas9 Knock-out Screens in Human Glioblastoma Identify Genetic Vulnerabilities

2015

Konstantinos N. Fountas

 

Bogdana Suchorska

 

Preoperative DTI, Intraoperative Visual Evoked Potentials, and Direct Cortical/Subcortical Stimulation for Visual Pathway Identification

 

Complete Resection of Contrast Enhancing Tumor Volume is Associated with Improved Survival in Recurrent Glioblastoma – Results from the DIRECTOR Trial

2014

Jan Coburger

 

Stephen J. Price

 

5-Aminolevulinic Acid Fluorescence Exceeds Gd-DTPA Enhanced Intraoperative MRI in Tumor Detection at the Border of Glioblastoma Multiforme: A Prospective Study based on a Histopathological Assessment

 

IDH-1 mutated glioblastomas have a less invasive phenotype than IDH-1 wild type glioblastomas: a diffusion tensor imaging study

2013

Jason Sheehan

 

Not given

2012

Not given

 

Charles Teo

2011

Leslie Nussbaum

 

Not given

2010

Not given

 

Anthony Asher

2009

Eric Nussbaum

 

Melvin Field

2008

Alan Villavicencio

 

Ali Chahlavi

2007

Richard A. Rovin

 

Luciano Mastronardi

2006

Not given

 

Alfred Bowles


Leksell Radiosurgery Award

Year

AANS

2016

Anthony Asher

 

Cognitive Decline with Whole Brain Radiotherapy after Radiosurgery for Metastases

2015

Deborah Marshall

 

Survival Patterns of Patients with Cerebral Metastases after Multiple Rounds of Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)

2014

Isabelle Germano

 

Clinical Outcome and Risk of Spine Deformity and Vertebral Compression Fracture after Spine Radiosurgery

2013

Hideyuki Kano

2012

Edward A. Monaco

2011

Robert Starke

2010

Raeqeeb Haque

2009

Isaac Yang

 


Stryker Neuro-Oncology Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Kristen A. Batich

 

Hormuzdiyar H. Dasenbrock

 

CMV-targeted Dendritic Cell Vaccines Increase Survival for Randomized Patients with Glioblastoma in Successive Trials

 

Unplanned Reoperation After Craniotomy for Tumor: A National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Analysis

2015

Darryl Lau

 

Isaac Jonathan Pomeraniec

 

A Prospective Phase II Clinical Trial of 5-Aminolevulinic Acid to Correlate Intraoperative Fluorescence Intensity with Histologic Cellularity

 

Early Versus Late Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Following Transsphenoidal Resection for Nonfunctioning Pituitary Macroadenomas: A Matched Cohort Study

2014

Javier Figueroa

 

Sabih Tariq Effendi

 

Mesenchymal Stem Cell Exosomes Enhance Glioma Stem Cell Viability and Stemness via Delivery of MicroRNA

 

Insular Glioma Resection: The MD Anderson Experience

2013

Eric Michael Thompson

 

Ranjith Babu

2012

Phiroz Tarapore

 

Gillian Harrison

2011

Arthur Chou

 

Orin Bloch

2010

Nicholas Marko

 

Selby Chen

2009

Andrew Foy

 

Walavan Sivakumar

 


Farber - Guha Award Recipients

Year

Recipient

2015

John Sampson

2014

Ken Aldape

2013

Henry Brem

2012

James T. Rutka

2011

Not given

2010

Roger Stupp

2009

Peter Dirks

2008

E. Antonio Chiocca

2007

Dr. Paul Mischel

2006

Mitch Berger

2005

James T. Rutka

2004

Eric C. Holland

2003

David N. Louis

2002

Abhiijt Guha

2001

Robert Martuza

2000

Stuart Grossman

1999

Ed Oldfield

1998

Mark Isreal

1997

Peter Berger

1996

Gregory Cairncross

1995

Philip Gutin

1994

Web Cavenee

 


Columbia Softball Pediatric Brain Tumor Award Recipients

Year

AANS

 

CNS

2016

Ian Pollack

 

Jennifer L. Quon

 

Immune Responses and Clinical Outcome After Glioma-associated Antigen Vaccination in Children with Recurrent Low-grade Gliomas

 

Transnasal Endoscopic Approach for Pediatric Skull Base Tumors: A Case Series

2015

Jamie Purzner              

 

Kyle Halvorson

 

Epigenetic Determinants of Oncogenic Susceptibility in Medulloblastoma Precursor Cells

 

A High-throughput in Vitro Drug Screen in a Genetically Engineered Mouse Model of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma Identifies BMS-754807 as a Promising Therapeutic Agent

2014

Not given

 

Xuezhe Han

     

Urinary Biomarkers Identify Pediatric Brain Tumors Non-invasively and Correlate with Prognostic Risk Factors


Brian D. Silber Award Recipients

Year

AANS

2016

Ganesh Mani Shankar             

 

BRAF Alteration Status and the Histone H3F3A Gene K27M Mutation Segregate Spinal Cord Astrocytoma Histology

2015

Claudio Tatsui               

 

Laser Interstitial Thermotherapy as an Alternative to Separation Surgery in the Management of Spinal Metastasis


HISTORICAL AWARDS


NBTF Translational Research Grant Award

Year

Recipients

2009

Ichiro Nakano

2008

Clark Chen

2007

Stephen Skirboll  

2006

Amy Heimberger

2005

Jason Sheehan

2004

Hideho Okada

2003

Andrew Paras

2002

Randy L. Jensen

2001

John Yu

2000

Linda Liau

1999

Adam Mamelak

1998

James T. Rutka

1997

Robert Glick

1996

Jeffrey Bruce

 


Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Award

Year

Recipient

2004

Avinash Mohan

2002

Jay Chun


Brainlab International Fellowship

Year

AANS

2012  

Tal Shahar

2011

Alexandros Bouras

2010

Felix Ijeoma Nwajei

2009

Rachel Grossman

2008

Tim Wang

2007

Kazuhiko Kurozumi

 


ABTA Clinical Research Award

Year

AANS

2011

Linda M. Liau

2009

Andrew Parsa

2008

John Sampson