A decline in neurosurgeon-scientists means a decline in neuro-innovation

A recent Nature editorial summarizes disturbing evidence that surgeons are becoming less involved in research. For example, from 2006-2014 the proportion of NIH funding to surgical departments at the top 25 academic medical centers fell from 3% to 2.3% and a 2016 survey of 1000 academic surgeons found that most surgeons thought that they did not … More A decline in neurosurgeon-scientists means a decline in neuro-innovation