Wilhelm Tönnis Memorial Lecture

The Wilhelm Tönnis Memorial Lecture will be held in German.

Scholarships & Awards

Neurosurgery Research Foundation

The award will be handed over during the opening ceremony of the Annual Meeting on Sunday, 8 May 2011, 18:30 hrs at the Curio House.

The scholarship is donated by the Neurosurgery Research Foundation of the DGNC.


Wilhelm Tönnis Scholarship

The laureates will be announced during the closing ceremony of the Annual Meeting on Wednesday, 11 May 2011, 14:15 hrs in hall 8.

This scholarship is donated by the Wilhem-Tönnis-Stiftung of the DGNC.

Traugott Riechert Award

The award will be handed over during the Opening Ceremony of the Annual Meeting on Sunday, 8 May 2011, 18:30 hrs at the Curio House.

This award is donated by the Medtronic GmbH.

Medtronic GmbH

DePuy Spine scholarship for the promotion of young scientists

The award will be handed over during the opening ceremony of the Annual Meeting on Sunday, 8 May 2011, 18:30 hrs at the Curio House.

This scholarship is donated by DePuy Spine.

DePuy Orthopädie GmbH

Karl-Storz training scholarship “Progress in Neuroendoscopy”

The award will be handed over during the opening ceremony of the Annual Meeting on Sunday, 8 May 2011, 18:30 hrs at the Curio House.

The scholarship is donated by the Karl Storz GmbH & Co. KG.

Carl Zeiss scholarship to promote national/international surgeons in the field of neurosurgery. German-Japanese exchange programme

The names of the exchange scholarship holders will be announced during the general assembly on Tuesday, 10 May 2011, hall 8.

This scholarship is donated by Carl Zeiss Surgical GmbH.
Carl Zeiss AG

DGNC Poster Awards

Within the congress, the German Society of Neurosurgery confers three awards for the best posters endowed with:

1st Prize 750 €
2nd Prize 500 €
3rd Prize 250 €

The poster prizes are donated by PINA-Medizintechnik Vertriebs AG.

Pina Medizintechnik Vertriebs AG

Best oral presentation and best poster on spine

The best oral presentation and the best poster on spine within the congress will be awarded with 1,000 € and 500 €.

The prizes are donated by SIGNUS Medizintechnik GmbH.

Signus Medizintechnik GmbH