To educate, inspire, and encourage women neurosurgeons to realize their professional and personal goals, and to serve neurosurgery in addressing the issues inherent to training and maintaining a diverse and balanced workforce.
Check out the updated information on the number of Certified US Women Neurosurgeons.
Women in Neurosurgery (WINS) is pleased to announce the WINS/Greg Wilkins-Barrick Chair Visiting International Surgeon Award.
Thanks to the generosity of Mark Bernstein, MD, FRCSC, the Greg Wilkins-Barrick Chair in International Surgery, two annual awards will be available to encourage international collegiality, education and collaboration. The award will fund travel and registration fees to a maximum of $5000 of an international female resident or faculty neurosurgeon to attend the CNS meeting and awardees will present a talk at the WINS Reception (CNS meeting).
Click here for the application. Deadline for applications will be July 15, 2013 to attend the CNS meeting.
SAVE THE DATE!
Eisenhardt Breakfast at the AANS 2014 meeting at the San Francisco Mariott Marque
Wednesday, April 9 from 7:30 am to 9 am
More information to follow
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The WINS committee has authored an article addressing the barriers of recruiting and retaining women into neurosurgery.
Read the article published in the Journal of Neurosurgery at