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To apply for SBNS membership click the link below and visit our application page.

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Patient Information

SBNS is unable to give medical advice or recommend neurosurgeons. Please use an appropriate support group or your GP.

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Become a Neurosurgeon

The management of neurosurgical patients requires excellent medical and surgical skills, a career in Neurosurgery offers many challenges and rewards.

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NEXT ESSAY DEADLINES 

Sir Hugh Cairns Prize: 30th April 2021

THE SIR HUGH CAIRNS PRIZE WILL NOT BE AWARDED IN 2020

Campbell-Connolly Prize: 31st Oct 2020

  

The Society administers the following Awards and Bursaries to find out how to qualify please click on the links below:

 

PRIZES

Exam and National Selection prizes

Barrow Foundation UK Fellowships  

Essay prizes

 Campbell-Connolly Neurotrauma Prize

 Sir Hugh Cairns Essay Prize

 John Pickard CSF Prize

 Cavernoma Essay Prize

 Neuropathology Essay Prize

 

Presentation prizes

 Pituitary Prize 

Prizes are also awarded at our bi-annual conferences for the best poster and oral presentations. Please see our conference archive

 

Research Grants

 The Barrow Foundation UK / SBNS / RCS Research Fellowship

Bursaries

UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO THE COVID-19 SITUATION, ALL BURSARY AWARDS WILL BE SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT CAROLE TURNER on clt29@medschl.cam.ac.uk.  Thank you for your understanding

 Undergraduate Bursaries

 Bursaries for Trainee Neurosurgeons from outside the European Community

Last Updated: 25 May 2020