305 Spinal Cord Tumors

Wednesday, April 29
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 258C; BCEC

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

Moderator(s): Kenan Arnautovic, MD, PhD, FAANS

Panelist(s): Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS; Ziya L. Gokaslan, MD, FAANS; George I. Jallo, MD, FAANS; Suresh Nair Narayanan Nair, (India)

This course provides the most important details of the state-of-the-art treatment of adult and pediatric intradural extramedullary and intramedullary spinal cord tumors (SCTs) featured by world renowned experts.

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

  • Recognize insights of preoperative diagnostics and surgical planning of intradural SCTs.
  • Articulate details of operative management of different types of SCTs.
  • Identify traps, pitfalls and most common complications of treatment of SCT.
  • Discuss rare SCTs, rare presentations and odd cases.