Disclosures

The AANS controls the content and production of this CME activity and attempts to ensure the presentation of balanced, objective information.

In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support established by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), all faculty, planners of educational content and staff (and the significant others of those mentioned) are asked to disclose any relationship they have with commercial interests which may be related to the content of their lecture. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest.

Faculty, planners of educational content and staff (and the significant others of those mentioned) who have disclosed a relationship* with commercial interests whose products may have a relevance to their presentation are listed below.

Planners, faculty and any other individuals in control of content not listed have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose for this activity.

*Relationship refers to receipt of royalties, consultantship, funding by research grant, receiving honoraria for educational services elsewhere, or any other relationship to a commercial company that provides sufficient reason for disclosure.

Adam S. Arthur, MD, MPH, FAANS, FACS
Terumo-MicroventionConsultant Fees
MedtronicConsultant Fees, Grants/Research Support
StrykerConsultant Fees
Johnson and JohnsonConsultant Fees
Siemens Medical SystemsConsultant Fees, Grants/Research Support
CerebrotechConsultant Fees, Grant - Industry Research Support
PenumbraStock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
Bendit
SynchronStock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)


Fady T. Charbel, MD, FAANS
Transonic, IncOther Financial Support


Jorge Alvaro Gonzalez-Martinez, MD, PhD, FAANS
ZYMMERConsultant Fees
NONEConsultant Fees
NONEOther Financial Support
NONEOther Financial Support
NONEOther Financial Support
NONEOther Financial Support
NONEOther Financial Support
NONEOther Financial Support
NONEOther Financial Support


David J. Langer, MD, FAANS
Olympus Inc.Consultant Fees
Choice SpineConsultant Fees


Elad I. Levy, MD, FAANS, MBA, FACS, FAHA
Intratech Medical Ltd.Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
NeXtGen BiologicsBoard, Trustee, Officer, Leadership position that could affect an entities' finances, Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
RAPID MedicalStock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
Claret MedicalConsultant Fees, Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
Cognition MedicalBoard, Trustee, Officer, Leadership position that could affect an entities' finances, Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
Imperative Care (formerly the Stroke Project)Consultant Fees, Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
Rebound TherapeuticsConsultant Fees, Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
StimMedConsultant Fees, Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)
Three Rivers MedicalStock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)


Jacques J. Morcos, MD, FAANS, FACS
KogentStock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)


Luca Regli, MD, IFAANS
BB Braun MedicalSpeaker's Bureau


Robert F. Spetzler, MD, FAANS
ZeissConsultant Fees
Katalyst and Stryker - RoyaltitesOther Financial Support
Boston Scientific, DicomGrid, EmergeMD, NeuroVasx, Inc., Synergetics, Stereotaxis, RSB Spine, iCo Therapeutics, Katalyst/KogentStock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.)


Rokuya Tanikawa, MD
Medical U&AHonorarium
TAKAYAMAHonorarium