Young Neurosurgeons Research Forum

The distinguished Osler Lecture will precede the Young Neurosurgeons Research Forum. The Research Forum will include abstract presentations by residents, fellows and medical students. At the end of the Young Neurosurgeons Research Forum awards will be presented in the following categories.

  • Basic science abstract from a resident or fellow
  • Basic science abstract from a medical student
  • Clinical abstract from a resident or fellow
  • Clinical abstract from a medical student

The winner from each category will win the Donald O. Quest Basic and Clinic Science Award and receive $500.

Sunday, April 26
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

1:31 pm - 1:40 pm

Medical Summer Research Foundation Award: Title TBA

Sricharan Gopakumar

1:41 pm - 1:49 pm

An Atlas of Multifunctional Cortical Networks for Language

Kiefer Forseth

1:50 pm - 1:58 pm

A Functional Circuit for Executive Control

David Bonda, MD

1:59 pm - 2:07 pm

A Biomechanical Paradigm Of Carotid Plaque Disruption Based On Histopathological Analysis, High Definition Imaging With Next-Generation Platforms, Computational Flow Dynamics And Mechanical Testing Of Atheromas.

Luis E. Savastano, MD

2:08 pm - 2:16 pm

Development of Normal Pediatric Growth Curves for Cerebral Ventricular Volume

Noah Cutler

2:17 pm - 2:25 pm

Spinal Cord Injury in the United States Army Special Forces

Remi A. Kessler

2:26 pm - 2:34 pm

Early versus Late Decompression: Does it Affect Neurological Outcome, Complications and Survival in Metastatic Spinal Cord Compression?

Nida Fatima,

2:35 pm - 2:43 pm

MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound Thalamotomy of the Central Lateral Nucleus for Neuropathic Pain: Early Phase I Trial

Abdul-Kareem H. Ahmed, MD

2:44 pm - 2:53 pm

Beverage Break in the Exhibit Hall

2:54 pm - 3:02 pm

De Novo Mutations in TRIM71 Cause a Novel Syndrome of Human Congenital Hydrocephalus with Consistent Clinical and Radiographic Findings

Adam Kundishora, MD

3:03 pm - 3:11 pm

Intraventricular Delivery and CRISPR-Cas9 Disruption of PD-1 is Required for CAR T-cell Efficacy in Glioblastoma

Bryan Choi, MD

3:12 pm - 3:20 pm

A Multidisciplinary Spine Clinic Model Significantly Reduces Lead Times for Appropriate Specialist Visit and Appropriate Intervention

Michael Longo

3:21 pm - 3:29 pm

Assessing the Predictive Value of Primary ImPACT Testing Following Head Injury

Nickolas Dreher

3:30 pm - 3:38 pm

Creation of a Novel Mouse Model of Sporadic Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations

Keyan Peterson

3:39 pm - 3:47 pm

Evaluating Surgical Resection Extent and Adjuvant Therapy in the Management of Gliosarcoma

Elisa Liu

3:48 pm - 3:56 pm

Medical Malpractice Following Traumatic Brain Injury

Adam Khan, MD

3:57 pm - 4:05 pm

Medicare Reimbursement of Implantable Spinal Cord Stimulators from 2000-2019

Kent Richter

4:06 pm - 4:14 pm

Socioeconomics And Insurance Type Affect Opioid Consumption Due To Lumbar Degenerative Disease and Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Corey Walker, MD

4:15 pm - 4:23 pm

First Flight of Neurosurgery: Report of a Decompressive Craniectomy in 1908

Nirali Patel, MD

4:24 pm - 4:30 pm

Presentation of Quest Award Winners

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