Tuesday, April 28
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 153A; BCEC
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $150
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65
Moderator(s): Linda M. Liau, MD, PhD, MBA, FAANS
Panelist(s): Daniel P. Cahill, MD, PhD, FAANS; Hugues Duffau, MD (France); Melanie Hayden Gephart, MD, FAANS; Shawn Level Hervey-Jumper, MD, FAANS; Manfred Westphal, PhD, MD, IFAANS (Germany)
This seminar provides an update on current evaluation and management of low-grade gliomas. The panel addresses the variety of tumors and compare outcomes from different treatment strategies.
Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the range of pathologies included in low-grade gliomas and pertinent molecular markers for diagnosis and prognosis.
- Distinguish between different management strategies for low-grade gliomas.
- Discuss surgical approaches, preoperative imaging and intraoperative tools for resection of low-grade gliomas.