Category Archives: Medical Research

Faces of Neurosurgery: Dr. Behnam Badie

Guest post from Kristopher T. Kimmell, MD Neurosurgical Resident, University of Rochester Medical Center Rochester, NY For many people, encounters with physicians happen at times of crises in their lives. A grandmother is sick in the hospital. A cousin suffers … Continue reading

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Putting Patients First: Repeal the Medical Device Tax

Scott Whitaker President and CEO of AdvaMed (the Advanced Medical Technology Association) Creating life-changing innovations is central to the role the medical technology industry plays in improving patient care. For people with neurological conditions — like spina bifida, epilepsy, Parkinson’s, … Continue reading

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CNS Spotlight: “From the Ends of the Earth to the Deepest Ocean — A Personal Odyssey”

Guest Post from Kyle A. Smith, MD CNS Leadership Member, Congress Quarterly Committee Neurosurgery Resident, Kansas University Medical Center Kansas City, KS A common thread within neurosurgical research is the quest for new technology and therapeutics such as immunotherapy and … Continue reading

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