AANS/CNS Section on Tumors I

The Section Sessions include oral presentations of top-rated abstracts, announcements of awards, lectures from accomplished speakers and moderated discussions on current topics.

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Tuesday, April 28
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Moderator(s): Melanie Hayden Gephart, MD, FAANS; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH; John Y.K. Lee, MD, FAANS; Gabriel Zada, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 2:03 pm

Introduction to the Session

Melanie Hayden Gephart, MD, FAANS

2:04 pm - 2:20 pm

Treatment of Solitary Brain Metastases

Bruce E. Pollock, MD, FAANS

2:55 pm - 3:11 pm

Optimal Treatment of Small Meningiomas and Schwannomas

Gordon Ho-Wan Li, MD, FAANS

3:29 pm - 3:58 pm

Beverage Break in the Exhibit Hall

3:59 pm - 4:08 pm

Improved Survival for GBM Patients Treated with DC Vaccine and Adjuvant TLR-3 Agonist in Phase II Clinical Trial

Joseph Paul Antonios, MD

4:09 pm - 4:18 pm

Protein Decrowding ExM For Discovery Of Previously Unidentified Structures And Cell Populations In Gliomas

Pablo Valdes Quevedo, MD

4:19 pm - 4:28 pm

Oncolytic Viral Delivery Into The Surgical Resection Cavity For The Treatment Of Glioblastoma In A Murine Model

Sricharan Gopakumar

4:29 pm - 4:38 pm

IDH-Mutant Gliomas Differ in Distribution of Mitochondrial Genomic Alterations

Koray Ozduman, MD, IFAANS (Turkey)

4:39 pm - 4:48 pm

Automated Intraoperative Frozen Diagnosis of Brain Tumors Using Machine Learning

Siri Sahib Singh Khalsa, MD

4:49 pm - 4:58 pm

Successful Clinical Trial of Chronic Convection-Enhanced Drug Delivery Via an Implanted Pump

Jeffrey N. Bruce, MD, FAANS

4:59 pm - 5:02 pm

Survival benefit of lobectomy for glioblastoma: moving towards radical supramaximal resection.

Ashish Shah, MD

5:03 pm - 5:06 pm

Glioma-Neuronal Interactions: a study of tumor integration and synaptogenesis mediated language plasticity in adult high-grade glioma

Anthony Lee, MD

5:07 pm - 5:10 pm

Treatment of Recurrent Glioblastoma with Activated T cells Against Glioma Stem Cell Antigen Epitopes Leads to Antigen Specific and Cancer Stem Cell Killing

Angelique Sao-Mai S. Do, MD

5:11 pm - 5:14 pm

Data-driven Analytics Interrogates Surgical Performance using Novel Haptic Device

Garnette Roy Sutherland, MD, FAANS(L), FRCSC (Canada)

5:15 pm - 5:18 pm

Vaccination With Irradiated Whole Tumor Cells Pulsed With Phagocytic Agonists, TLR Ligands And Anti-CD40 Antibody Stimulates Antitumor Immune Response Against Metastatic And CNS Tumors

Rogelio Medina

5:19 pm - 5:22 pm

GBP2 as a Novel Promoter for Glioblastoma Invasion

Clark C. Chen, MD, PhD, FAANS

5:23 pm - 5:26 pm

Diagnostic Yield of Biopsy in Corticosteroid Pre-Treated Patients with Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma

Florian Scheichel (Austria)

5:27 pm - 5:30 pm

Immunogenomic Responder Phenotype from a Phase I Trial of Anti-LAG3 or Anti-CD137 Alone and in Combination with Anti-PD-1 in Patients with Recurrent GBM

Christina Chen-Jackson, MD