AANS Neurosurgery Technology Development Grant

Location: Toronto, ON

Vivek Bodani (PGY4; supervisor: Dr. James Drake, Head, Division of Neurosurgery, Hospital
for Sick Children) won the AANS Neurosurgery Technology Development Grant, valued at
$10,000 USD, for his project entitled "Development and validation of a high-fidelity surgical
simulator for endoscopic colloid cyst resection.” Vivek, who is pursuing his PhD degree with
Dr. Drake, was the sole winner in this year’s competition.