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Section: AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section

The purpose of the AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section is to advance education, research and patient care in the area of cerebrovascular disease. Through our activities and educational programs, we strive to promote awareness among all neurosurgeons of opportunities for clinical practice and research in the area of cerebrovascular surgery.

All neurosurgeons interested in vascular disease are invited to join the Section.

Founder:  J. Garber Galbraith, MD

Officers

AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section Leadership
CHAIR
Joshua B. Bederson, MD (2007-2008)
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
Box 1136, One Gustave Levy Place
New York, NY 10029
Phone: (212) 241-2377
Fax: (212) 731-3260
Email: joshua.bederson@mountsinai.org
CHAIR-ELECT
Jacques J. Morcos, MD (2007-2008)
Louis Pope Life Center
1095 N.W. 14th Terrace
Miami, FL 33136
Phone: (305) 243-4675
Fax: (305) 243-3337
Email: jmorcos@med.miami.edu
PAST CHAIR
B. Gregory Thompson, Jr., MD (2007-2008)
University of Michigan Medical Center
1500 E. Medical Center Dr., Rm TC 2128
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0338
Phone: (734) 936-7493
Fax: (734) 936-9294
Email: gregthom@med.umich.edu
SECRETARY
John A. Wilson, MD (2005-2008)
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Medical Center Blvd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1029
Phone: (336) 716-4020
Fax: (336) 716-3065
Email: jawilson@wfubmc.edu
TREASURER
E. Sander Connolly, Jr., MD (2007-2010)
Columbia University Neurological Institute
710 W. 168th Street, Room 435
New York, NY 10032
Phone: (212) 305-0376
Fax: (212) 305-2026
Email: esc5@columbia.edu
VICE-CHAIR
Murat Gunel, MD (2007-2008)
Yale University School of Medicine
333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208082
New Haven, CT 06520-8082
Phone: (203) 737-2086
Fax: (203) 785-2044
Email: murat.gunel@yale.edu
EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Peter A. Rasmussen, MD (2005-2008)
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
9500 Euclid Avenue, S-80
Cleveland, OH 44195
Phone: (216) 445-9897
Fax: (216) 636-2061
Email: rasmusp@ccf.org
EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Charles J. Prestigiacomo, MD (2006-2009)
UMDNJ School of Medicine
90 Bergen Street, Suite 8100
Newark, NJ 07101
Phone: (973) 972-1163
Fax: (973) 972-2333
Email: c.prestigiacomo@umdnj.edu
EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Sean D. Lavine, MD (2007-2010)
Columbia University Neurological Institute
710 W. 168th Street, Room 415
New York, NY 10032
Phone: (212) 305-0135
Fax: (212) 305-3629
Email: sl2081@columbia.edu
MEMBERSHIP CHAIR
Arun Amar, MD (2007-2009)
Department of Neurosurgery
2025 Morse Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95825-2115
Phone: (916) 973-6517
Fax: (916) 973-5826
Email: amar@aya.yale.edu
NEWSLETTER EDITOR
Murat Gunel, MD
Yale University School of Medicine
333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208082
New Haven, CT 06520-8082
Phone: (203) 737-2086
Fax: (203) 785-2044
Email: murat.gunel@yale.edu
WEBSITE EDITOR
Charles J. Prestigiacomo, MD
UMDNJ School of Medicine
90 Bergen Street, Suite 8100
Newark, NJ 07101
Phone: (973) 972-1163
Fax: (973) 972-2333
Email: c.prestigiacomo@umdnj.edu
2007 CNS Annual Meeting
Scientific Program Co-Chair

Bernard R. Bendok, MD
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
676 North St. Clair
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: (312) 695-0464
Fax: (312) 695-0225
Email: bbendok@nmff.org
2007 CNS Annual Meeting
Scientific Program Co-Chair

Elad I. Levy, MD
University of Buffalo
3 Gates Circle
Buffalo, NY 14209
Phone: (716) 887-5200
Fax: (716)887-4378
Email: elevy@buffns.com
2008 AANS ANNUAL MEETING
Scientific Program Chair

Charles J. Prestigiacomo, MD UMDNJ School of Medicine 90 Bergen Street, Suite 8100 Newark, NJ 07101 Phone: (973) 972-1163 Fax: (973) 972-2333 Email: c.prestigiacomo@umdnj.edu
MEMBER-AT-LARGE
C. Michael Cawley, III, MD (2004-2007)
Emory University School of Medicine
1365B Clifton Rd., Suite 6400
Atlanta, GA 30322-1013
Phone: (404) 778-5927
Fax: (404) 778-4472
Email: ccawley@emory.edu
  • Scientific Program Chair, AANS Annual Meeting (2006)
  • MEMBER-AT-LARGE
    Peter A. Rasmussen, MD (2005-2008)
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    9500 Euclid Avenue, S-80
    Cleveland, OH 44195
    Phone: (216) 445-9898
    Fax: (216) 636-2061
    Email: rasmusp@ccf.org
  • Brain Attack Coalition
  • Endovascular Training Guidelines Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Saleem I. Abdulrauf, M.D.
    St. Louis University School of Medicine
    1320 S. Grand Blvd.
    St. Louis, MO
    Phone: (314) 268-5113
    Fax: (314) 577-8797
    Email: abdulrsi@slu.edu
  • ABNS Primary Board Examination Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Bernard R. Bendok, MD
    Northwestern/Feinberg School of Medicine
    676 N. St. Clair St., Suite 2210
    Chicago, IL 60611
    Phone: (312) 695-0494
    Fax: (312) 695-0225
    Email: bbendok@nmff.org
    CV Surgery Curriculum Development Committee
    EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Bob S. Carter, M.D., Ph.D.
    Massachuestts General Hospital
    55 Fruit Street, Yawkey Bldg. 9026
    Boston, MA 02114-2621
    Phone: (617) 726-3360
    Fax: (617) 726-3365
    Email: carterb@helix.mgh.harvard.edu
  • Website Development Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    E. Sander Connolly, Jr., MD
    Columbia University School of Medicine
    710 W. 168th St., Room 435
    New York, NY 10032-2603
    Phone: (212) 305-0376
    Fax: (212) 305-2026
    Email: esc5@columbia.edu
  • Research Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Frank Culicchia, MD
    1111 Medical Center Blvd.
    Suite 750 S.
    Marrero, LA 70072
    Phone: (504) 340-6976
    Fax: (504) 340-8022
    Email: culicchia@aol.com
  • Research Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Carlos A. David, M.D
    Lahey Clinic
    Burlington, MA 01805
    Phone: (781) 744-8643
    Fax: (781) 744-5251
    Email: cdavmd@aol.com
  • Young Neurosurgeons Liaison
  • ABNS Primary Board Examination Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Robert J. Dempsey, MD
    University of Wisconsin Medical School
    600 Highland Ave., CSC Box 8660
    Madison, WI 53792-0001
    Phone: (608) 263-9585
    Fax: (608) 263-1728
    Email: dempsey@neurosurg.wisc.edu
  • Research Fellowship Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Robert M. Friedlander, MD
    Brigham & Women’s Hospital
    75 Francis Street
    Boston, MA 02115-6110
    Phone: (617) 525-7775
    Fax: (617) 734-8342
    Email: rfriedlander@rics.bwh.harvard.edu
  • Annual Meeting Chair, CVS/ASITN Annual Meeting (2006)
  • Research Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Christopher C. Getch, M.D.
    Northwestern University Medical Center
    676 North St Clair St, Suite 2210
    Chicago, IL 60611-5934
    Phone: (312) 695-0464
    Fax: (312) 695-0225
    Email: cgetch@nmff.org
  • ABNS Primary Board Examination Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Murat Gunel, MD
    Yale School of Medicine
    Neurosurgery TMP-4
    333 Cedar St., POB 208082
    New Haven, CT 06520-8082
    Phone: (203) 737-2096
    Fax: (203) 785-2044
    Email: murat.gunel@yale.edu
  • Newsletter Editor
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Lee R. Guterman, PhD, MD
    SUNY Buffalo
    3 Gates Circle
    Buffalo, NY 14209
    Phone: (716) 887-4960
    Fax: (716) 887-4953
    Email: lrguterman@att.net
  • Endovascular Training Guidelines Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Ali F. Krisht, M.D.
    University of Arkansas Medical Center
    4301 W. Markham Street, #507
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    Phone: (501) 296-1463
    Fax: (501) 526-5205
    Email: krishtali@uams.edu
  • Website Development Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Sean D. Lavine, MD
    New York-Presbyterian Medical Center
    710 W. 168th St., Room 415
    New York, NY 10032
    Phone: (212) 305-0135
    Fax: (212) 305-3629
    Email: sl2081@columbia.edu
  • CV Surgery Curriculum Development Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Joel D. MacDonald, M.D.
    Department of Neurosurgery
    University of Utah
    30 N. 1900 E., Suite 3B-409
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132-2303
    Phone: (801) 581-6908
    Fax: (801) 581-4385
    Email: vasospaz@aol.com
  • Maintenance of Certification Committee
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Aman B. Patel, MD
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    1 Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1136
    New York, NY 10029-6574
    Phone: (212) 241-3457
    Fax: (212) 410-0603
    Email: aman.patel@mountsinai.org
  • Membership Chair
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Howard A. Riina, MD
    Weill Cornell Medical Center
    525 E. 68th Street, Starr 651
    New York, NY 10021
    Phone: (212) 746-5149
    Fax: (212) 746-8416
    Email: har9005@med.cornell.edu
  • Scientific Program Chair, CNS Annual Meeting (2005)
  • EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER
    Alex B. Valadka, M.D.
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Scurlock Tower
    6560 Fannin, Suite 944
    Houston, TX 77030
    Phone: (713) 798-4696
    Fax: (713) 698-3739
    Email: avaladka@bcm.tmc.edu
  • Neuro Critical Care Committee
  • SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER
    Issam A. Awad, MD
    Northwestern/Feinberg School of Medicine
    2650 Ridge Avenue, Room 4215
    Evanston, IL 60201
    Phone: (847) 570-1425
    Fax: (847) 570-1442
    Email: i-awad@northwestern.edu
  • CV Surgery Curriculum Development Committee
  • SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER
    Daniel L. Barrow, M.D.
    Emory University Hospital
    1365B Clifton Road, N.E., Suite 6400
    Atlanta, GA 30322
    Phone: (404) 778-3895
    Fax: (404) 778-4472
    Email: daniel.barrow@emoryhealthcare.org
  • Leadership Development Committee
  • SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER
    H. Hunt Batjer, M.D.
    Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation
    233 E. Erie Street, Suite 614
    Chicago, IL 60611-5934
    Phone: (312) 695-6285
    Fax: (312) 695-0225
    Email: hbatjer@mnff.org
  • Maintenance of Certification Committee
  • SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER
    Steven L. Giannotta, M.D.
    USC Keck School of Medicine
    1520 San Pablo Street, Suite 3800
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    Phone: (323) 442-5720
    Fax: (323) 226-7833
    Email: giannott@usc.edu
  • Maintenance of Certification Committee
  • SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER
    Robert E. Harbaugh, MD
    Penn State University HMC
    Hershey, PA 17033-0850
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    Phone: (717) 531-4383
    Fax: (717) 531-3858
    Email: rharbaugh@psu.edu
  • CMS Response Committee
  • SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER
    Christopher M. Loftus, MD
    Temple University Hospital
    658 Parkinson Pavilion
    3401 North Broad Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    Phone: (215) 707-9747
    Fax: (215) 707-3831
    Email: christopher.loftus@temple.edu
    SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER
    Warren R. Selman, MD
    University Hospitals of Cleveland
    Department of Neurosurgery
    11100 Euclid Avenue, HAN 5042
    Cleveland, OH 44106
    Phone: (216) 844-7600
    Fax: (216) 844-3014
    Email: warren.selman@uhhs.com

    Past Chairman

    2005-2006Robert H. Rosenwasser
    2004-2005Philip E. Stieg
    2003-2004Warren R. Selman
    2002-2003Robert E. Harbaugh
    2001-2002H. Hunt Batjer
    2000-2001Issam A. Awad
    1998-2000Christopher M. Loftus
    1996-1998Steven L. Giannotta
    1994-1996L. Nelson Hopkins
    1992-1994Gary G. Ferguson
    1991-1992John R. Little
    1990-1991David G. Piepgras
    1989-1990Robert A. Ratcheson
    1988-1989Arthur L. Day
    1987-1988Charles R. Neblett
    1986-1987Robert R. Smith
    1985-1986James W. Correll
    1984-1985Christopher B. Shields
    1983-1984Sydney J. Peerless
    1982-1983James T Robertson
    1981-1982Edward F. Downing (Deceased)
    1980-1981Albert L. Rhoton
    1979-1980Robert G. Ojemann
    1978-1979John M. Tew
    1977-1978Russell H. Patterson
    1976-1977Thoralf Sundt (Deceased)
    1975-1976 J. Garber Galbraith (Deceased)

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