NREF Honor Your Mentor Funds Announce Awards
Honor Your Mentor (HYM) Funds recognize the incredible people who have advanced neurosurgery. Each mentor fund has a specific purpose, and donations fund a chosen research or educational endeavor in the mentor’s name across a variety of subspecialties.
The NREF congratulates the latest recipients of awards from HYM funds:
CHARLES H. TATOR FUND
2021 Tator Lecture
Allan D. Levi, MD, PhD, FAANS
Charles Tator Spinal Cord Injury Resident Research Award
Khaled Alok, MD, (Presenting Author) “The Effects of Connexin Inhibitors on the Behavioral, Cellular and Molecular Outcomes in a Porcine Spinal Cord Injury Model”
DONALD O. QUEST FUND
Donald O. Quest Basic Science Award for Medical Student
2021 Keyan Peterson
Donald O. Quest Clinical Science Award for Medical Student
2021 Caroline Goedmakers
Donald O. Quest Basic Science Award for Resident
2021 Panagiotis Mastorakos, MD, PhD
Donald O. Quest Clinical Science Award for Resident
2021 Jacob S. Young, MD
WARREN C. BOOP FUND
The fund supports resident education and research within the department of neurosurgery at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
2021 Matthew Helton, MD
On behalf of the NREF Board of Directors, we congratulate all Honor Your Mentor Fund award recipients and offer our best wishes for continued success.