The following awards will be presented at the 2017 CNS Annual Meeting in Kansas City, October 4-7. In addition to those listed below, Dr. Kenneth Swaiman, founder and first President of the CNS, PCN, and CNF will be honored at the Wednesday evening Legacy Reception. The Legacy Reception will open with presentation of the Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Award to Dr. David Coulter, and the Roger and Mary Brumback Lifetime Achievement Awards to Drs. Abe Chutorian and W. Donald Shields. Other award will be presented before general sessions scheduled on Thursday afternoon (D'Souza International Fellowship Awards), Friday morning (Philip R. Dodge Young Investigator Award, Bernard Sachs Awards, CNF Grants, and CNS Junior Member Awards), and Saturday morning (Hower Award).

Hower Award
Nina Schor, MD, PhD; University of Rochester Medical Center

Bernard Sachs Award

Solomon L. Moshé, MD; Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Roger and Mary Brumback Lifetime Achievement Award
Abe Chutorian, MD; New York, NY
W. Donald Shields, MD; Los Angeles, CA

Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award at the CNS Annual Meeting
David Coulter, MD; Boston Children’s Hospital

Blue Bird Circle Training Director Award: TBD

Nominations accepted June 20 - July 20

Bernard D’Souza International Fellowship Awards:
Charles Hammond, FWACP (Paed); Kumasi, Ghana
Aye Mya Min Aye, MBBS; MMedSc (Paediatric); MRCPCH; Yangon, Myanmar

Philip R. Dodge Young Investigator Award

Audrey C. Brumback, MD, PhD; Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin

Child Neurology Foundation Shields and PERF Grants:
Tracy Gertler, MD; Lurie Children’s Hospital (PERF Grant)
Melissa Walker, MD; Massachusetts General Hospital (Shields Grant)

CNS Outstanding Junior Member Awards:
Ka Ye Clara Chan, MD; Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital
Hsiao-Tuan Chao, MD, PhD; Baylor College of Medicine
Rachel Goldstein Hirschberg, MD; Boston Children’s Hospital
Carla Watson, MD; Children’s Hospital of Michigan

AAP CNS Travel Scholarsh
Audie Espinoza, MD; University of Utah

CNS M. Richard Koenigsberger Scholarship Award

Davut Pehlivan, MD; Baylor College of Medicine

Bhuwan Garg High School Neuroscience Prize

Lauren Singer; Scarsdale, NY

Watch for updates on the CNS website and in CNS Connections scheduled for mailing at the end of June.