211 Pituitary Tumors

Tuesday, April 16
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 28D; SDCC

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

Moderator(s): John A. Jane Jr., MD, FAANS

Panelist(s): Manish K. Aghi, MD, PhD, FAANS; William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; Douglas Hardesty, MD; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH; Girish Ramachandran Menon, MD (India)

Participants will obtain a state-of-the-art update on endonasal surgical management of pituitary tumors, as well as medical and radiosurgical adjunctive therapies.

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

  • Discuss surgical strategies for maximizing chances of remission in patients with acromegaly and Cushing’s disease.
  • Describe utility and technical nuances of endonasal endoscopic removal of pituitary adenomas.
  • Provide current treatment algorithms for patients with atypical and/or invasive pituitary adenomas.