Society Prize Winners 2020

 

We are pleased to announce the 2020 Society Prize Winners

CNS – Francis McNaughton Memorial Prize  -  Houssein Salem Abdou
“Identification of predictors of response to Erenumab in episodic and chronic migraine in a cohort of patients: a preliminary analysis”  

CNS – Andre Barbeau Memorial Prize  -  David Pellerin
“A Novel Recessive TNNT1 Congenital Core-Rod Myopathy in French Canadians

CACN – The President’s Prize  -  Aris Hadjinicolaou
“Nutrition in the first two weeks of life, neonatal brain growth and cognitive outcomes in children born very preterm

CSCN – Herbert Jasper Prize  -  Ana Suller Marti
“Vagus Nerve Stimulation in patients with therapy resistant generalized epilepsy”

CNSS – K.G. McKenzie Memorial Prize for Clinical Neuroscience Research  -  Mark MacLean
“Does gender equality exist in the surgical management of degenerative lumbar disease?”

CNSS – K.G. McKenzie Memorial Prize for Basic Neuroscience Research  -  Albert Isaacs
“Activated gene pathways in post-infectious hydrocephalus (PIH): Proteogenomics and PIH expressome”

 

Supplementary Society Prize Winners

CNS – Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation Prize - Adrian Budhram
“Use of diffusion-weighted imaging to distinguish seizure-related change from limbic encephalitis”

CNSS has awarded two Second Place Prizes for the following submissions:

CNSS – K.G. McKenzie Memorial Prize for Clinical Neuroscience Research – 2nd Prize - Jonathan Chainey
“Action-related fixation in microsuturing, a new gaze behaviour metric to differentiate the level of expertise”

CNSS – K.G. McKenzie Memorial Prize for Basic Neuroscience Research – 2nd Prize – Michelle Kameda-Smith
“Musashi-1 is a master regulator of aberrant translation in Group 3 medulloblastoma”