133 Pituitary Tumors

Monday, April 27
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: Booth 1263 LC; BCEC

Fee: $99
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $99
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; Anand V. Germanwala, MD FAANS; Douglas Allen Hardesty, MD, FAANS; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH; Gabriel Zada, MD, FAANS

Participants 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.