Front Row: Skull Base

Includes a Live Event on 06/02/2021 at 7:00 PM (EDT)

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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:

Schedule

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

Pricing


AANS Member$129
Non-member$199


Attendees will be able to submit cases and questions prior to the webinar by sending a message to epm@aans.org. These questions will be answered live during the webinar. 

The recordings will be available to those who purchase the live event.

CME Credits

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.

Learning Objectives

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

Stanford Medicine

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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Speakers, paper presenters/authors and staff (and the significant others of those mentioned) who have disclosed a relationship with commercial interests whose products may have a relevance to their presentation are listed below.

Name Company/Relationship
Paul A. Gardner, MD, FAANS SPIWay - Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.) Self Lazic - Consultant Fees- Self Zeiss - Speaker's Bureau -self
Name  Company/Relationship
Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda, MD, FAANS KLS Martin Other Financial Support
Varun R. Kshettry, MD, FAANS Integra Consultant Fees   Stryker Consultant Fees
James J. Evans, MD, FAANS Mizuho: Surgical instrument development Other Financial Support

 



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New Approaches in Skull Base Surgery and The learning curve in endoscopic endonasal surgery: Milestones from a novice to a master surgeon​
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Select the "View On-Demand Recording" button to begin. Paul Gardner, MD Theodore Schwartz, MD
Cutting edge anatomical concepts in pituitary surgery and Modern Reconstructive techniques in pituitary surgery and beyond
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Select the "View On-Demand Recording" button to begin. Juan Fernandez-Miranda, MD James Evans, MD
Molecular and translational advances in skull base tumors and​ The path to successful career as a surgeon-scientist. The Ins and Outs, Ups and Downs of doing it right both ways
06/02/2021 at 7:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
06/02/2021 at 7:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes Ian Dunn, MD Albert Kim, MD, PhD
Keyhole approaches for skull base surgery and Endoscopic versus lateral approaches: when and why?
06/21/2021 at 6:48 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
06/21/2021 at 6:48 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes Gabrielle Zada, MD Daniel Prevedello, MD
CME Evaluation
Evaluation
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Certificate - New Approaches in Skull Base Surgery and The Learning Curve in Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery: Milestones from a Novice to a Master Surgeon
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credit  |  Certificate available
Certificate - Cutting edge anatomical concepts in pituitary surgery and Modern Reconstructive techniques in pituitary surgery and beyond
1.00 credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 credit  |  Certificate available