205 Adult Low-grade Gliomas

Tuesday, April 28
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 153A; BCEC

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

Moderator(s): Linda M. Liau, MD, PhD, MBA, FAANS

Panelist(s): Hugues Duffau, MD (France); 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.