Elekta Recognition Program
Each year Elekta sponsors an award for the best paper on stereotactic radiosurgery related to brain tumors amongst the Tumor Section members of AANS and CNS. Winners are presented at the AANS Annual Meeting. On Monday April 16, the 2012 Leksell Radiosurgery Award was presented to Dr. Edward A. Monaco III from The University of Pittsburgh. 2012 marks the fourth year that the Leksell Radiosurgery Award has been presented. Previous winners are Dr. Robert Starke (2011), Dr. Reqeeb Haque (2010) and Dr. Isaac Yang (2009).
2012 Leksell Radiosurgery Award Recipient: Edward A. Monaco III, MD, PhD
The Risk of Leukoencephalopathy After Whole Brain Radiation Therapy Plus Radiosurgery Versus Radiosurgery Alone for Metastatic Lung Cancer
Authors: Edward A. Monaco III, MD, PhD; AmirFaraji; Phillip Parry; Uri Hadelsberg;Hideyuki Kano; Ajay Niranjan; DouglasKondziolka; L. Dade Lunsford
1. Biographical information and picture from the Program Guide for the 2012 Annual Scientific Meeting.