North American Neuromodulation Society

ION Leadership

The following is a list of the Institute of Neuromodulation (ION) leaderships.

Ali Rezai, MD- ION President

Director, Neurological Institute
Associate Dean, Neuroscience
Stanley D. and Joan H. Ross Chair in Neuromodulation
Professor of Neurosurgery and Neuroscience

Peter Konrad, MD PhD- ION Vice-President

Professor of Neurosurgery & Bio-engineering 
Vanderbilt Medical Center

Richard North, MD- ION Secretary/ Treasurer

Professor of Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins (ret.)

Ashwini Sharan, MD- NANS Liason

Professor of Neurological Surgery & Neurology
Program Director, Residency in Neurological Surgery
Division Chief, Epilepsy and Neuromodulatory Neurosurgery

Council of Advisors

Clinical Advisors

Salim Hayek, MD PhD
Konstantin Slavin, MD
Steven Falowski, MD
Vibhor Krishna, MD
Lawrence Poree, MD PhD
Brian Kopell, MD

Non-Clinical Advisors

Robert Foreman, PhD
Pierre D'Haese, PhD
Joe Pancrazio, PhD

Upcoming Events

  • December 8, 2018

    AAPM Regional Meeting:
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    Chicago, IL

  • March 7-10, 2019

    AAPM 35th Annual Meeting
    Denver, CO

  • May 3-5, 2019

    ASIPP 21st Annual Meeting
    Las Vegas, Nevada

  • May 25-30, 2019

    INS 14th World Congress
    Neuromodulation: Leading a Global Medical
    Sydney, Australia