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Andrew Reisner Receives Chair of CHOA Neurotrauma
Andrew Reisner, MD, an Assistant Professor with the Department of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurosurgeron with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA), received the newly named Chair for Neurotrauma at CHOA.

Krishanthan Vigneswaran Awarded NREF Grant
Neurosurgery resident Krishanthan Vigneswaran, MD, was awarded a $40,000 Research Fellowship Grant from the Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation.

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital is First in Georgia to Offer Advanced Brain Radiosurgery
Winship Cancer Institute at Emory Saint Joseph’s is the first in the state to provide minimally invasive radiation treatment of brain tumors and other neurological disorders with Gamma Knife® Icon.