The power of discernment

THE 2019 AANS PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

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The 2019 scientific meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) focused on the theme “The Science of Practice.” In her presidential address, 2018 AANS President Shelly Timmons discusses evolutions in medical and surgical practice, and explores how current technologies can be used to advance knowledge through thoughtful analyses of clinical observations and experiences.

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Contributor Notes

Correspondence Shelly D. Timmons: stimmons@mac.com.

INCLUDE WHEN CITING DOI: 10.3171/2019.8.JNS192293.

Disclosures The author reports no conflict of interest concerning the materials or methods used in this study or the findings specified in this paper.

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