Congratulations to the following CNSF members that have been awarded 2019 Society Prizes.
2019 First Place Prize Winners
CNS – Francis McNaughton Memorial Prize - Adil Harroud
CNS – Andre Barbeau Memorial Prize - Vincent Picher-Martel
CACN – The President’s Prize - Michelle Chiu
CSCN – Herbert Jasper Prize - Andrea Parks
CNSS – KG McKenzie Memorial Prize Clinical Research - Cameron Elliott
CNSS- KG McKenzie Memorial Prize Basic Research - Candice Poon
Supplementary Society Prize Awards
CNS - Autoimmune Encephalitis
This year, the CNS was able to provide an additional opportunity for prize submission. In cooperation with the Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation, they selected two prize winners for the best papers on Autoimmune Encephalitis.
CNS - Autoimmune Encephalitis - Dhruv Jain
“Effects of REM sleep in anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis with extreme delta brush pattern”
CNS - Autoimmune Encephalitis – Aravind Ganesh
“Worldwide neurologist survey on management of autoimmune encephalitis”
CNSS has also awarded 2 – Second Place Prizes for the following Abstract Prize submissions.
CNSS – KG McKenzie Memorial Prize Clinical Research – 2nd Prize - Ayoub Dakson
“A nation-wide prospective multi-centre study of external ventricular drainage accuracy, safety and related complications”
CNSS- KG McKenzie Memorial Prize Basic Research – 2nd Prize – Farshad Nassiri
“Predicting individualized risk of recurrence: development and validation of a DNA-methylation based nomogram in meningioma”