NEUROSURGERY® Launches International Podcast Series

Atlanta, GA, May 23, 2010 --( NEUROSURGERY®, the official journal of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons is pleased to announce the launch of the NEUROSURGERY® International Podcast Series, a collection of podcast channels featuring NEUROSURGERY® content translated into 6 languages and recorded by a panel of neurosurgeons in their native language.

“The International Podcast Series is part of an ongoing effort to reach out and engage our international readers,” states Managing Editor, Duncan A. MacRae. “Our social media campaign revealed that our international audience is connecting with us online at a far higher rate than we would have expected. It seems natural to develop online content specifically for that audience.”

Podcasts are presented in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, French, Italian and Portuguese, as well as English. Each 2-3 minute podcast episode is a single abstract from an upcoming issue translated and read by a native speaker.

The podcasts are available via both iTunes and NEUROSURGERY®’s web site at

NEUROSURGERY® is the official journal of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS). Members of the Congress and non-member subscribers receive 3000 pages per year packed with the very latest science, technology, and medicine. The Congress of Neurological Surgeons exists to enhance health and improve lives worldwide through the advancement of education and scientific exchange. A leader in education and innovation, the CNS provides members with a host of educational and career development resources, including the online CNS University of Neurosurgery, subspecialty webinars, the CNS NeuroWiki, SANS (Self Assessment in Neurosurgery) and the CNS Job Placement Service. For more information about the CNS and its member services, visit

Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Michele Lengerman