108 Chiari Malformations: Diagnosis, Treatments and Failures

Monday, April 30
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 276/277; Ernest N. Morial

Fee: $100
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $100
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Moderator(s): David Delmar Limbrick Jr., MD, PhD, FAANS

Panelist(s): Kenan Arnautovic, MD, PhD, FAANS; Ulrich Batzdorf, MD, FAANS(L); Douglas L. Brockmeyer, MD, FAANS; Mark R. Iantosca, MD, FAANS; Karin M. Muraszko, MD, FAANS

This seminar will focus on the pathophysiology of Chiari malformations, the indications for treatment, therapeutic options and the basis of their success and failure.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the current concepts of the pathophysiology of Chiari malformations.
  • Discuss the options and recognize the indications for treatment of Chiari malformations.