Saturday, April 25
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 252AB; BCEC
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65
Director(s): Mitchel S. Berger, MD, FAANS
Assistant Director(s): Nader Sanai, MD, FAANS
Faculty: Peter Edward Fecci, MD, FAANS ; Steven N. Kalkanis, MD, FAANS; Rohan Ramakrishna, MD, FAANS; Jason P. Sheehan, MD, PhD, FAANS; Andrew E. Sloan, MD, FAANS; Colin Watts, PhD (United Kingdom); Jeffrey S. Weinberg, MD, FAANS
This course provides the practicing clinician with an up-to-date overview of current management strategies for all types of benign and malignant brain tumors. This seminar includes current research topics but emphasizes practical management issues.
Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify the state-of-the-art management of malignant brain tumors, including glial tumors, meningiomas and skull base tumors.
- Discuss current concepts in glioma management.
- Apply current updates about brain tumors to daily clinical practice decision-making.