Workshop Basic Neurosurgical Skills On Friday 26th of October 2018, for the 1st time the workshop Basic Neurosurgical Skills will be held at Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. This course offers an unique opportunity for beginning residents in neurosurgery. During this day you can practice basic neurosurgical skills in a safe environment under [...]
Prof. Bartels now past president of the CSRS During the 34th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society (European section) professor Ronald Bartels handed over the chairmanship to Björn Zoëga, orthopedic surgeon from Stockholm, Sweden.
Interview with Dr. Joost de Vries in Neuronews In the January edition of Neuronews dr. Joost de Vries speaks about the eclips device which is being studied now in the EESIS trial. He is the principal investigator of the study, read the original article by clicking on the picture below.
Research Intern new neuro-imaging techniques of the conus medullaris For our research project about spinal cord Injury, we are looking for an enthusiast medical or biomedical student with interest in neuro-anatomy. Using DTI tractography and Polarized Light Imaging (PLI) this project aims to map the neural networks which are involved in mobility. For this [...]
Fellow Endovascular Neurosurgery I am Doortje Engel. I grew up and studied medicine and did my Master of Neuroscience in Rotterdam. In 2008 I defended my PhD-thesis in traumatic brain injury. After that I left for Germany and Switzerland to become a neurosurgeon. During my training in Heidelberg (prof. A. Unterberg), Bern (prof. A. [...]
Funding for new aneurysm treatment Jeroen Boogaarts received a grant (192,000 euro) from the Innovatiefonds Zorgverzekeraars to evaluate a new treatment for brain aneurysms. This new endovascular treatment consists of placing a new type of stent, a so called flow diverter, in the diseased vessel. This enables thrombosis of the aneurysm and overgrowth of new [...]
RAMS International Summer School Neurosurgery Learn the state of art of Neurosurgery in one week! The Summer School will take place on 10-14th of July at the Radboud University Medical Centre in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. It is the first Neurosurgery Summer School for students in Europe, including numerous lectures given by Neurosurgeons and Neuroscientist [...]
AANS International Lifetime Recognition Award Recipient, J. André Grotenhuis, MD, PhD, IFAANS It is a big honour that our professor André Grotenhuis received the AANS International Lifetime Service Award on 22th April in Los Angeles during the 2017 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting. He was one of the first surgeons to introduce modern minimally invasive [...]
Scientific presentation Annual Dutch Congress of Anatomy 2017 On the 6th of January PhD-candidate Dylan Henssen gave a presentation about the newest insights in the anatomy of orofacial pain. In collaboration with the department of Anatomy of the Radboud University Medical Center, the department of Neurosurgery (supervisors are E. Kurt and R. Bartels) investigates which white matter tracts are involved in conducting [...]