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New York Neurosurgery Update: A One Day Symposium by New York University (NYU) School of Medicine

NYU Langone Medical Center * | New york, USA
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Title: New York Neurosurgery Update: A One Day Symposium by New York University (NYU) School of Medicine
Specialty: Neurology
Dates: From Dec, 14, 2018 to Dec, 14, 2018
Location: New york, USA
Type: Symposium
Registration Cost: From 100 to 250 USD
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CME Accreditation Statement

The NYU School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.



Credit Designation Statement

The NYU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



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Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:
The spectrum of neurosurgery includes both cranial and spinal disorders related to vascular disease, tumors, pain, movement and behavioral disorders, epilepsy and trauma. Clinical challenges in both adults and children are managed by neurosurgeons together with partners in neuroimaging, neurology, oncology, otolaryngology, orthopedic surgery, rehabilitation medicine, radiation oncology and neuroscience. This one-day program will address significant clinical problems for which there may be clinical equipoise on available options, or for which current science does not provide solutions based on high-level medical evidence. This course will focus on brain and spinal neurosurgery related to aneurysm management, spinal surgery, pain management, skull base tumor management, oncology care for brain tumors, hydrocephalus, use of stereotactic radiosurgery, new imaging techniques, and translational neuroscience research. Attendees will be encouraged to present their own challenging cases during the course. At the close of the program, participants should be able to discuss those issues relevant to neurosurgical management for selected complex problems.


The spectrum of neurosurgery includes both cranial and spinal disorders related to vascular disease, tumors, pain, movement and behavioral disorders, epilepsy and trauma. Clinical challenges in both adults and children are managed by neurosurgeons together with partners in neuroimaging, neurology, oncology, otolaryngology, orthopedic surgery, rehabilitation medicine, radiation oncology and neuroscience. This one-day program will address significant clinical problems for which there may be clinical equipoise on available options, or for which current science does not provide solutions based on high-level medical evidence. This course will focus on brain and spinal neurosurgery related to aneurysm management, spinal surgery, pain management, skull base tumor management, oncology care for brain tumors, hydrocephalus, use of stereotactic radiosurgery, new imaging techniques, and translational neuroscience research. Attendees will be encouraged to present their own challenging cases during the course. At the close of the program, participants should be able to discuss those issues relevant to neurosurgical management for selected complex problems.

 


Educational Objectives


After participating in this activity, clinicians should be able to:

Evaluate the roles of resection, radiosurgery, laser ablation, and drug-based approaches for different brain tumors and make appropriate treatment decisions for their patients

Discuss the roles and develop treatment algorithms involving surgical intervention, diagnostic anesthetic blocks, neuromodulation, spinal instrumentation, and fixation for degenerative and oncologic diseases of the spine

Define the roles for surgical resection, laser ablation, medical management, and neuromodulation in the management of epileptic disorder

Describe how primary and adjuvant radiosurgery can be used to control tumors and other brain disorders and avoid new neurological deficits

Discuss how patient selection and medical evidence helps decision-making for neurovascular disorders

Describe treatment options for hydrocephalus, depending on the etiology and patient age

Develop decision-making algorithms for diagnosis and management of brain trauma and elevated intracranial pressure

 


Target Audience


Neurosurgeons, advanced practice providers, and nurses

Speakers/Faculty:

John G. Golfinos, MD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Co-Director, Brain Tumor Center, Perlmutter Cancer Center

Chair, Department of Neurosurgery

NYU School of Medicine


Douglas S. Kondziolka, MD

Gray Family Professor of Neurosurgery

Professor of Radiation Oncology

Vice Chair of Clinical Research

Director, Gamma Knife Program

NYU School of Medicine


Dimitris G. Placantonakis, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Director, Neurosurgical Laboratory for Stem Cell Research

NYU School of Medicine



NYU Langone Health Speakers

Barry M. Czeisler, MD

Girish M. Fatterpekar, MD

Eveline Teresa Hidalgo, MD

Paul P. Huang, MD

Sylvia C. Kurz, MD, PhD

Alon Mogilner, MD, PhD

Donato R. Pacione, MD

Noel I. Perin, MD

Howard A. Riina, MD, MPHI

Chandranath Sen, MD

Jeffrey H. Wisoff, MD

David Zagzag, MD, PhD



Guest Speaker

Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD

Professor

Department of Neurosurgery

Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL

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2018-09-03
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Group registrations not allowed

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Online Abstract Submission:

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NYU Langone Medical Center

Smilow Seminar Room, 550 1st Avenue

New york city, New York, United States of America

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Email: admissions@med.nyu.edu

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