Norwegian Neuroscience Prize 2011
The Norwegian Pfizer Neuroscience prize for 2011 was awarded to Kjell Arne Arntzen for his oral presentation: “Carotid plaque progression predicts lower cognitive test results in a stroke-free population. The Tromsø Study”. The presentation was given during the EFNS Congress in Budapest at the session “Short communications: Cognitive neurology and neuropsychology. The prize is funded by Pfizer, but the jury (or prize committee) is independent and appointed by the Board of the Norwegian Neurological Society.