HCRN Chairman John Kestle Receives Pudenz Award

Dr. John Kestle and Hydrocephalus Association CEO Dawn Mancuso at Pudenz Award dinner.

Dr. John Kestle and Hydrocephalus Association CEO Dawn Mancuso at Pudenz Award dinner.

HCRN Chairman Dr. John Kestle was honored last week with the Robert H. Pudenz Excellence in CSF Physiology Award at a special dinner during the American Association of Neurological Surgeons conference in Washington D.C. The award is determined by a special selection committee established by the Neurosurgery business at Medtronic plc, and is comprised of previous awardees. The Pudenz award is given to people who make significant contributions to research for hydrocephalus and CSF physiology. Numerous HCRN principal investigators and other colleagues were at the dinner in support of Dr. Kestle’s recognition.