APP Masters Sessions

image

Join the APP Master Sessions for on-demand updates in neuronavigation, patient protection, end-of-life discussions, multidisplinary approaches and more. Geared specifically toward neurosurgical nurse practitioners and physicians assistants, watch presentations on spine, pain and traumatic brain injury (TBI) to grow your knowledge in this demanding specialty.

AANS Members$325
Non-members$475

CME Accreditation

Earn up to 12.5 CME by participating.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss research updates in neurosurgery.
  • Apply updates in neurosurgery to clinical practice.

Faculty

Faculty: 

Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C
Mary P. Lovely, RN, PhD, CNRN
Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD, FAANS
Susana L. Skukalek, DNP, NP-C
Andrew H. Jea MD, FAANS
Natasha Virjee, MSN
Elisha Peregino, RN, MS, CRNP PNP-AC, HTPA
Emily Rogers
Elizabeth Mora, NP
Aruna Ganju, MD, FAANS
John MacMillan Jr. , MD
Ben Waldau, MD, FAANS
Elizabeth Howell
Arpan Patel, MD
Robert Wagner Bina, MD
Owoicho Adogwa, MD
Ellen L. Air, MD, PhD, FAANS
Robert Blessing, MSN, BSN
Eric Ryan Butler, PA-C
Christi DeLemos, RN, NP
Diane M. Donegan, MD, MSC
Arka N. Mallela, MD, MS
Brendan McShane
Senthilkumar Radhakrishnan
Kristin Rupich, MSN
Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD, FAANS
Alex B. Valadka, MD, FAANS
Jennifer Viner, NP
Thomas J. Wilson, MD 


Disclosure Information

As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the AANS must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. In accordance with the ACCME’s Standards for Integrity and Independence, the AANS is required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of the planners, faculty and any other individual in a position to control content of this activity.

No one with the ability to control content has a relevant financial relationship with an ineligible company except:

Mary P. Lovely, RN, PhD, CNRN: Consultant Fees – Tocagen

Ellen L. Air, MD, PhD, FAANS: Consultant Fees/Research Support – Boston Scientific Medtronic Inc

Gina Connolly, NP: Board/Trustee/Officer – KAC Health

Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C: Consultant Fees – Codman Neuroscience

  All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.


Disclaimer

The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration for incorporation into practice. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

Please note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve.

Accreditation/Designation

The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The AANS designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Term of approval is for three years, beginning from 10/15/2021 until 10/15/2024.

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)

This activity was published 10/15/21. Credit may be obtained until 10/15/23.

Criteria for Successful Completion

·        View sessions

·        Achieve passing score of 80% or higher on post-test

·        Completion/submission of evaluation form

Copyright © 2019 American Association of Neurological Surgeons 

Key:

Complete
Failed
Available
Locked
Brain Tumor Support and Survivorship Session
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Brain Tumor Support and Survivorship Session
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Neurosurgery: Neutralizing Bias in Trauma Care?
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Neurosurgery: Neutralizing Bias in Trauma Care?
Hip vs. Spine - Where is your patient's Back Pain From?
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Hip vs. Spine - Where is your patient's Back Pain From?
Impact of Bracing after Thoracolumbar Spinal Fusion: A Systematic Review
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Impact of Bracing after Thoracolumbar Spinal Fusion: A Systematic Review
Adolescent Scoliosiso
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Adolescent Scoliosis
End of Life Discussions
Open to view video.
Open to view video. End of Life Discussions
Baclofen Pumps
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Baclofen Pumps
Impact of Patient-Controlled Analgesia on Clinical Outcomes after Posterior Lumbar Spinal Fusion Surgery Video
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Impact of Patient-Controlled Analgesia on Clinical Outcomes after Posterior Lumbar Spinal Fusion Surgery
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Improve Communication Between Pediatric Neurosurgery and Pediatric Nurses: A Team Communication Tool Pilot
Open to view video.
Open to view video. A Multidisciplinary Approach to Improve Communication Between Pediatric Neurosurgery and Pediatric Nurses: A Team Communication Tool Pilot
Multiple Intracranial Aneurysms: Incidence and Risk Factors
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Multiple Intracranial Aneurysms: Incidence and Risk Factors
Cerebrovascular Zebras
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Cerebrovascular Zebras
Craniofacial Anomalies
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Craniofacial Anomalies
Cardiovascular Changes in the Setting of SAH
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Cardiovascular Changes in the Setting of SAH
Welcome: Presidential Greeting
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Alex B. Valadka, MD, FAANS, FACS
Neuronavigation
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Eric Ryan Butler, PA-C
Pain and Narcotic Addiction in Neurosurgery
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Ellen L. Air, MD, PhD, FAANS
Peripheral Nerve Disease – Making Sense Out of Neurological Testing
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Thomas J. Wilson, MD
Neurosurgery in the Geriatric Patient
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Senthil Radhakrishnan, PA-C
The Advanced Practitioner in the Neuro ICU – Expanding the Role
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Robert Blessing, MSN, BSN
Hydrocephalus Update - It's Always the Shunt!
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Christi DeLemos, RN, NP
Management of Non-Accidental trauma: Clinical, Ethical & Legal perspectives
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD, FAANS
Endocrinology in Neurosurgery
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Diane M. Donegan, MD, MSC
Interdisciplinary care model Decreases Use of Critical Care Services After corrective Surgery for Adult Degenerative Scoliosis
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Nursing Efforts in Spine and Peripheral Nerve Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Pathway Implementation and Outcomes
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Kristin Rupich, MSN
An Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery-Geriatric Co-Care Model Reduces Time to Initiation of Post-operative Oral Narcotic Pain Regiment in Elderly Patients Undergoing Deformity Correction Surgery
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Owoicho Adogwa, MD
Low Dose Steroid Use (Medrol Dose Pack) after Lumbar Laminectomy and/or Discectomy Surgery to Decrease Post_Operative Pain and Narcotic Use.
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Brendan McShane
Pathway for Omitting ICU Level of Care Following Craniotomy for Resection of Supra-tentorial Brain Tumors
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Jennifer Viner, NP
Glioblastoma Readmission Risk Score: Estimating 30 Day Readmission Risk after Glioblastoma Resection
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Arka N Mallela, MS
CME Evalaution
Evaluation
8 Questions
Quiz
10 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
10 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass Post test
Certificate - APP Master Sessions
12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credits  |  Certificate available
12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credits  |  Certificate available
CNE -Certificate
12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credits  |  Certificate available
12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credits  |  Certificate available