History Section Dinner

Cushing Orator Meg WhitmanAANS Section on the History of Neurological Surgery Annual Dinner

Monday, April 24, 2017
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Cicada Restaurant and Club

Setti S. Rengachary, MD Memorial Lecture
Neurosurgeons in Cinema and TV
Michel Zerah, MD, PhD

Michel Zerah, PhD, is head of the department of pediatric neurosurgery at the Hôpital des Enfants Malades (Necker Hospital) in Paris, France, a well-known author and lecturer. Dr. Zerah will discuss how neurosurgeons have always occupied a special position in society and projected a particular image. This presentation will illustrate the evolution of this image through movies and television, from Dr. Viktor Frankenstein to Dr. Derek Shepherd.

Cicada Restaurant and Club
Nestled among French marble reaching to the 30-foot ceiling, elaborate English oak trim and a custom-designed bar and lounge, diners will be immersed in the 1920s Art Deco atmosphere of the Cicada Restaurant and Club located in The Oviatt Building. The Oviatt Building is rich with Hollywood history and continues to serve as a local entertainment hot-spot playing host to various lavish events.

All attendees/guests must reserve a ticket in advance. Tickets are $150 per person.

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