Young Neurosurgeons Committee of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons: Training Ground for Future Leaders in Organized Neurosurgery in the United States of America.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

The Young Neurosurgeons Committee, founded in 1991 by Dr. Roberto C. Heros, has been a vital component of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. It has grown from an opportunity for young neurosurgeons to network with senior neurosurgeons to becoming the major voice of young neurosurgeons and a training ground for the future leaders of organized neurosurgery. The present report has reviewed the leadership involvement of 168 previous Young Neurosurgeons Committee members and briefly highlighted the careers of 4 of these members who have attained leadership positions in neurosurgery.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Linzey, JR; Sivakumar, W; Johnson, JN; Ivan, ME; Haider, AS; Philips, CA; Than, KD; Tomei, KL; Muraszko, KM; Nduom, EK

Published Date

  • March 2019

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 123 /

Start / End Page

  • 59 - 63

PubMed ID

  • 30529528

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC6401290

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1878-8769

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.11.206


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States