Session III: Tumors

Thursday, April 11
3:45 pm - 5:59 pm
Location: San Diego Ballroom BC, Lobby Level; Marriott Marquis

Moderator(s): Miguel A. Arraez Sanchez, MD (Spain); Joao Paulo de Almeida, MD (Canada); Claudio G. Yampolsky, MD, IFAANS (Argentina)


3:45 pm - 3:59 pm

Insular Glioma Surgery: The Perfect Blend of Neuroanatomy, Functional Localization and Surgical Technique to Achieve the Desired Outcome

Mitchel S. Berger, MD, FAANS

4:00 pm - 4:14 pm

Advantages of Peri-lesional Resections for GBM

Raymond Sawaya, MD, FAANS

4:15 pm - 4:29 pm

Low Grade Gliomas: The Past, Present, and Future

Jose Marcus Rotta, MD (Brazil)

4:30 pm - 4:44 pm

Pretemporal Cranio-orbito-zygomatic Approach to Parasellar Lesions

Kenan Arnautovic, MD, PhD, FAANS

4:45 pm - 4:59 pm

Surgical Treatment of Pediatric Craniopharyngiomas

Graciela N. Zuccaro, MD, IFAANS (Argentina)

5:00 pm - 5:14 pm

Management of Craniopharyngiomas: Open vs Endoscopic Techniques - Current State of the Art

Fred Gentili, MD, MSc, FRCS (Canada)

5:15 pm - 5:29 pm

The Medulla Oblongata: Reflecting on my Personal Experience

Ugur Ture, MD, IFAANS (Turkey)

5:30 pm - 5:44 pm

Microsurgery of Spinal Cord Tumors

Manuel J. E. Cunha e Sa, MD, IFAANS (Portugal)

5:45 pm - 5:59 pm

Discussion