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Neurosurgeon Appointed to PCORI Governing Board

On Sept. 20, the Government Accountability Office announced the appointment of six new members to the board of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS, chair of the department of neurosurgery at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, was among those selected to serve on PCORI’s governing body. Dr. Ghogawala is a former member of the AANS/CNS Washington Committee and a past chair of the AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves.