2019-2020 NREF Resident Training Courses Calendar

The NREF partners with industry supporters and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) to offer FREE courses to neurosurgical residents with specialized, hands-on weekend courses in areas that may not always be covered during neurosurgical residency.

These highly-regarded courses are taught by world-renowned faculty and attendance is by invitation only from residency program directors and coordinators who nominate one resident and one alternate from their program to attend each course. The course directors then select attendees from across the country.

Spinal Deformity for Residents

Course co-directors: Justin S. Smith, MD, PhD, FAANS and Daniel M. Sciubba, MD, FAANS

Location: Barrow Neurological Institute (Phoenix)

Dates: Feb. 22-24, 2019

Fellows Course in Endovascular Techniques

Course co-directors: Adam S. Arthur, MD, MPH, FAANS; Erol Veznedaroglu, MD, FAANS; and Alex
Berenstein, MD

Location: MERI Lab (Memphis, Tenn.)

Dates: September 27-29, 2019

Endovascular and Vascular Techniques for Residents

Course co-directors: Adam S. Arthur, MD, MPH, FAANS; Michael T. Lawton, MD, FAANS; and Erol
Veznedaroglu, MD, FAANS

Location: MERI Lab (Memphis, Tenn.)

Dates: November 8-10, 2019

AANS/ASTRO Stereotactic Radiosurgery Course for Neurosurgery and Radiation Oncology Residents

Course co-directors: Jason P. Sheehan, MD, PhD, FAANS

John H. Suh, MD

Location: University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine (Aurora, Colo.)

Dates: February 14-16, 2020

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