101 Spinal Cord Tumors

Monday, April 15
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 30AB; SDCC

Fee: $150
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $150
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Moderator(s): Kenan Arnautovic, MD, PhD, FAANS

Panelist(s): Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS; Ziya L. Gokaslan, MD, FAANS; George I. Jallo, MD, FAANS; Suresh Nair Narayanan Nair, (India)

This course will provide most important details of the state of the art treatment of adult and pediatric intradural extramedullary and intramedullary spinal cord tumors (SCTs) featured by world renown experts.

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

  • Recognize insights of preoperative diagnostics and surgical planning of intradural SCTs.
  • Articulate details of operative management of different types of SCTs.
  • Identify traps, pitfalls and most common complications of treatment of SCT.
  • Discuss rare SCTs, rare presentations and odd cases.