The Society of Neurological Surgeons (SNS) invites all prospective 2020-2021 neurosurgery residency program applicants to submit an academic presentation (research, clinical review/vignette, etc.) of their choosing to be posted on a central SNS web-site catalogue maintained by the Department of Neurological Surgery at Mount Sinai Health System on behalf of the SNS.
Instructions and FAQ's can be found at: https://www.societyns.org/presentation-guidelines.
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Use of this resource is NOT mandatory. It is optional and intended to allow those applicants who would like a chance to highlight their academic efforts the opportunity to do so. This may also provide a chance for programs to get to know applicants better. The goal of this initiative is to allow ALL applicants an equal opportunity to share their experience/interests with ALL programs who wish to see them. Any topic related to the field of neurosurgery or with a neurosurgical application is permitted. Options for presentations include the following:
- Case presentation
- Independent research: basic science, clinical science, translational science
- Quality improvement projects
- Educational or Diversity Enhancement projects
- Entrepreneurship or New Technology development
- Review of a neurosurgical topic