Front Row: Skull Base
Includes a Live Event on 06/02/2021 at 7:00 PM (EDT)
Take a front row seat as the experts share valuable and relevant information in this series on skull base neurosurgery.
Registrants can submit cases to be addressed during live discussions and gain insight on complex and nuanced cases. This series includes the following webinars:
|April 22, 2021||New Approaches in Skull Base Surgery||Paul Gardner, MD, FAANS|
|The Learning Curve in Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery: Milestones from a Novice to a Master Surgeon||Theodore H. Schwartz, MD, FAANS|
|April 26, 2021||Cutting Edge Anatomical Concepts in Pituitary Surgery||Juan Fernandez-Miranda, MD, IFAANS|
|Modern Reconstructive Techniques in Pituitary Surgery and Beyond||James Evans, MD, FAANS|
|June 2, 2021||Molecular and Translational Advances in Skull Base Tumors||Ian Dunn, MD, FAANS|
|The Path to Successful Career as a Surgeon-scientist. The Ins and Outs, Ups and Downs of Doing it Right Both Ways||Albert Kim, MD, PhD, FAANS|
|July 26, 2021
6 pm CT
|Keyhole Approaches for Skull Base Surgery||Gabrielle Zada, MD, FAANS|
|Endoscopic versus Lateral Approaches: When and Why?||Daniel Prevedello, MD|
Attendees will be able to submit cases and questions prior to the webinar by sending a message to email@example.com. These questions will be answered live during the webinar.
The recordings will be available to those who purchase the live event.
The AANS designates this live internet activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Recognize how one learns and improves in a complex, high risk specialty such as neurosurgery.
- Evaluate the lateral orbitotomy approach for lesions involving the middle fossa.
- Identify the steps in transpterygoid approach.
- Describe some standard repair techniques utilized for endoscopic pituitary surgery.
Paul Gardner, MD
Peter J. Jannetta Endowed Chair Executive Vice Chair, Surgical Services Neurosurgical Director, Center for Cranial Base Surgery Surgical Director, Pituitary Tumor Center of Excellence Professor, Departments of Neurological Surgery and Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Theodore H. Schwartz, MD, FACS
David and Ursel Barnes Professor of Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery Vice-Chairman of Clinical Research Director, Anterior Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery Director, Epilepsy Surgery and Research Laboratory Departments of Neurological Surgery, Otolaryngolo
Weill Cornell Medicine
Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda, MD
Professor of Neurosurgery and Surgical Director of the Stanford Brain Tumor, Skull Base, and Pituitary Centers
James J. Evans, MD, FAANS, FACS
Professor of Neurological Surgery and Otolaryngology Chief, Brain Tumor Division Director of Cranial Base and Pituitary Surgery Director of Cranial Base Surgery Fellowship Past President, North American Skull Base Society
Thomas Jefferson University
Ian F. Dunn, MD
Harry Wilkins, MD Professor and Chair Department of Neurosurgery
University of Oklahoma School of Medicine/OU Health
Albert H. Kim, MD, PhD
Director, Brain Tumor Center Surgical Director, Pituitary Center Professor of Neurological Surgery, Genetics, Neurology, and Developmental Biology Department of Neurological Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine Siteman Cancer Center
Gabriel Zada, MD, MS, FAANS, FACS
Professor of Neurological Surgery, Otolaryngology, and Internal Medicine Director, USC Brain Tumor Center Associate Residency Program Director
USC Keck School of Medicine | University of Southern California
Daniel Prevedello, MD
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs ProfessorDirector, Minimally Invasive Cranial Surgery Program College of Medicine Department of Neurological Surgery
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
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