Research Grants & Awards

Christopher I. Shaffrey International Travelling Fellow Award

Award Description

Awarded in honor of Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD by the Christopher I. Shaffrey Honor Your Mentor fund, to support travel by an international participant to present a paper at the Annual Meeting of the AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves.


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Submit abstract via Spine Summit abstract center; designate “Shaffrey International Travelling Fellow Award” on submission site.

Benefits of Membership

“The AANS/CNS Spine Section brings together neurosurgeons, orthopedic spine surgeons, spine surgery fellows, as well as residents and advanced practice providers focused on spinal surgery. The Spine Section advances our interests, represents us in national advocacy, and disseminates science. Becoming a member means joining this exceptional community and helping it grow.” ...Read More >