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Rees Cosgrove

In person meetings have returned to the BSNNP!

October 2, 2022

The BSNNP is happy to have Reese Cosgrove, MD, FRCSC, FACS presenting his lecture entitled :

"Return of the therapeutic lesion: From lobotomy to focused ultrasound"

This will be our first in-person meeting since the fall of 2021.

The meeting will be held on Thursday November 17th 2022 from 7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Please join us prior to the meeting at 6:30pm for a reception.

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Cobb Assembly Submission Information

March 22, 2022

The 2022 Cobb Assembly will be held on Thursday, May 19th 2022 from 7pm-8:30pm. This year's event will be held virtually.

If you wish to submit a presentation for consideration, please email the following information to BSNNP1880@gmail.com.

-In subject line of email, please type "Cobb Assembly Submission"

-In email body, please state your full name, your training year, your home institution, the subject or title of your proposed presentation, and the best way to contact you.

-Once we have that information, our Director of...

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2022 Cobb Assembly Date Announced

February 15, 2022

The 2022 Cobb Assemby will be held on Thursday, May 19th 2022 from 7pm-8:30pm. This year's event will be held virtually.

Submissions from fellows and residents can have up to 3 slides and will need to be a maximum of 3 minutes long.This is your chance to have your projects and findings judged by an illustrious panel of judges.You will also have the chance to win a cash prize. The 3 winning categories will focus on clinical projects, research projects, and the overall Cobb award.

More detailed submission info to come.

 

 

A letter from the new Co-Presidents, Barbara Schildkrout, MD and Michael D. Fox, MD, PhD

August 27, 2021

 The Boston Society of Neurology, Neurosurgery, & Psychiatry

Dear BSNNP Supporters,

          As new Co-Presidents of the BSNNP, we begin this academic year with optimism and enthusiasm. The Boston Society began on a cold evening in January, 1880 when 9 Boston physicians with an interest in abnormal behavior gathered to enjoy informal discussion and refreshments. Today, more than 140 years later...

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BSNNP 2021-2022 meetings are resuming!

August 25, 2021

Our first meeting will be held on Thursday, September 30th from 7-8:30pm. This will be a hybrid in-person/virtual event. Space is limited for thise wishing to attend in person. Therefore, a reservation is required, We ask that only those fully vaccinated to Covid-19 attend this limited in person event. However, all are welcome to attend virtually.

We are excited to announce that Michael Ferguson, PhD will be presenting: The God Circuit? Neurospirituality & The Science Of Belief

Michael Ferguson, PhD, is an Instructor in...

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March and April 2020 Meetings Cancelled

March 18, 2020

Dear BSNNP Members,

We have cancelled our upcoming March 26th and April 2nd meetings due to the ongoing coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. While unfortunate, we believe this is the right decision for the health and safety of our speakers and members. We are so grateful to Dr. Daniel Dennett and MGH's Center for Law, Brain, & Behavior and hope to have both of their presentations rescheduled in the future.

Be well and stay safe!

-Boston Society for Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry