Sunday, April 14
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: 25AB; SDCC
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65
Director(s): Michael Edward Ivan, MD
Assistant Director(s): Edjah Kweku-Ebura Nduom, MD
Faculty: Owoicho Adogwa, MD, MPH; Nitin Agarwal, MD; Manish K. Aghi, MD, PhD, FAANS; Nicholas M. Barbaro, MD, FAANS; Joel Beckett, MD; Shakeel A. Chowdhry, MD, FAANS; David Lee Dornbos III, MD; Seunggu Jude Han, MD; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH; Benjamin C. Kennedy, MD; Kimberly Price Kicielinski, MD; Ricardo Jorge Komotar, MD, FAANS; Debraj Mukherjee, MD; Khoi Duc Than, MD, FAANS ; Stacey C. Wolfe, MD, FAANS
Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify the key attributes for success in a neurosurgical residency applicant.
- Prepare medical students for the application process to neurosurgery from the written application to the interview.
- Discuss individual medical student paths in applying to neurosurgery (including research years, foreign medical students, women in neurosurgery, etc).
- Identify the available resources of the AANS and YNC to assist medical students including mentorship.