Dr Linda Liau, Charles Wilson Excellence Award, Dr. Roberta Glick, Mark Rosenblum Distinguished Service Award, Dr. Isabelle Germano, Section’s Chair, Dr. Kate Drummond, Inaugural Global Neurosurgery Award, Dr. Ennio Chiocca, Andy Parsa Mentorship Award. 
16thBiennial Tumor Symposium, Washington DC, September 8-9, 2023

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Dr. Michael Lim receives the 2023 Ab Guha Award at the CNS from Dr. Isabelle Germano, Tumor Section Chair.  


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The 2023 CNS Tumor Section Awardees with Dr. Jennifer Moliterno, Awards Chair, and Dr. Isabelle Germano, Tumor Section Chair


AANS/CNS Joint Section on Tumors Trainee Award

Given to a high-ranking brain tumor clinical or basic science abstract submitted by a resident or medical student from a rising program defined as an institution that has received two or less awards since 2015. The award is presented at the CNS and AANS annual meetings, and the senior author of the paper should be a member of the AANS/CNS Section on Tumors. A monetary component of $1,000 is included with an award certificate.

Dr. Pavel Ricardo Rojas receives the Award at the CNS 2023

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