Monday, April 30
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 392; Ernest N. Morial
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $100
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65
Moderator(s): Mark C. Preul, MD
Panelist(s): James T. Goodrich, MD, PhD, FAANS; Michael Schulder, MD, FAANS; Chris A. Sloffer, MD, MBA, FAANS
Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Recognize the early history of neurological surgery in Great Britain and the context in which Sir Victor Horsley trained and moved away from general surgery to neurological surgery.
- Recognize the scientific setting in which Sir Victor Horsley conducted surgical investigations and their clinical impact.
- Review the literature which captured Horsely’s idea around his ideas of explicit identification of neurosurgery as a surgical specialty.
- Recognize neurosurgery as a discreet profession.