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Saturday, April 28

8:00 am - 10:53 am

International Symposium - Session I: Stereotactic and Functional
Aviva Abosch, MD, PhD, FAANS; Emad N. Eskandar, MD, FAANS; Sameer A. Sheth, MD, PhD, FAANS

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

006 How to Apply to Residency
Owoicho Adogwa, MD; Nitin Agarwal, MD; Manish K. Aghi, MD, PhD, FAANS; Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, FAANS; Nicholas M. Barbaro, MD, FAANS; Joel Beckett, MD; Shakeel A. Chowdhry, MD, FAANS; David Lee Dornbos III, MD; Seunggu Jude Han, MD; Michael Edward Ivan, MD; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH; Benjamin C. Kennedy, MD; Kimberly Price Kicielinski, MD; Ricardo Jorge Komotar, MD, FAANS; Debraj Mukherjee, MD; Edjah Kweku-Ebura Nduom, MD; Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD, FAANS; Jonathan Pace, MD; Khoi Duc Than, MD; Stacey C. Wolfe, MD, FAANS; Isaac Yang, MD, FAANS

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

007 Growth and Management of Neurosurgical Practices and Negotiations
Deborah L. Benzil, MD, FAANS; M. Sean Grady, MD, FAANS; Dong H. Kim, MD, FAANS; L. Madison Michael II, MD, FAANS; Troy D. Payner, MD, FAANS; Jonathan R. Slotkin, MD, FAANS

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

008 Cranio-cervical and C1C2 Stabilization Techniques, Surgical Approaches
Richard C. E. Anderson, MD, FAANS; Douglas L. Brockmeyer, MD, FAANS; Andrew T. Dailey, MD, FAANS; Todd Cameron Hankinson, MD, MBA, FAANS; Jesus LaFuente, MD (Spain); Claudius Thome, MD, IFAANS (Austria)

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

009 Zen and the Art of Posterior Fossa Surgery
William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; Anil Nanda, MD, MPH, FAANS; Mika Niemela, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Finland); M. Necmettin Pamir, MD, IFAANS (Turkey); Daniel Monte-Serrat Prevedello, MD; Volker Seifert, MD, PhD (Germany)

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

010 Rhoton Lecture Series: 3-D Anatomy and Approaches to the Posterior Fossa and Posterior Skull Base
Evandro Pinto da Luz de Oliveira, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Brazil); Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda, MD, IFAANS; Paul A. Gardner, MD, FAANS; Vincente Quilis Quesada, MD (Spain); Pablo Rubino, MD (Argentina)

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

011 EVD Insertions: Hands-on Practicum Course
Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Gregory J. A. Murad, MD, FAANS; Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD, FAANS

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

013 Update on Tumors for the General Neurosurgeon I: Adult Gliomas and Metastases
Mitchel S. Berger, MD, FAANS; Susan M. Chang, MD; Peter Edward Fecci, MD; Steven N. Kalkanis, MD, FAANS; Rohan Ramakrishna, MD; Nader Sanai, MD, FAANS; Jason P. Sheehan, MD, PhD, FAANS; Andrew E. Sloan, MD, FAANS; Colin Watts, FRCS, PhD (United Kingdom); Jeffrey S. Weinberg, MD, FAANS

8:00 am - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

001 Introduction to Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery for Residents
Adam S. Arthur, MD, MPH, FAANS; Mandy Jo Binning, MD, FAANS; Geoffrey P. Colby, MD, PhD, FAANS; Jason Michael Davies, MD; Christoph Johannes Griessenauer, MD; Bradley Gross, MD; Jay U. Howington, MD, FAANS; Christopher P. Kellner, MD; William J. Mack IV, MD, FAANS; Justin Robert Mascitelli, MD; J Mocco, MD, FAANS; Christopher S. Ogilvy, MD, FAANS; Thomas Adam Oliver, MD, FAANS; Paritosh Pandey, MD (India); Robert E. Replogle, MD, FAANS; Dimitri G. Sigounas, MD; Robert M. Starke, MD; Raymond Dwight Turner IV, MD, FAANS; Erol Veznedaroglu, MD, FAANS; Brian P. Walcott, MD

8:00 am - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

002 CPT Coding Update with ICD-10 for Neurosurgeons: Coding Concepts by Case Example
Peter Douglas Angevine, MD, MPH, FAANS; Atman Desai, MD, MA; Robert R. Johnson II, MD, FAANS; Kim Pollock, RN, MBA; John Kevin Ratliff, MD, FAANS; Clemens M. Schirmer, MD, PhD, FAANS ; Scott Douglas Simon, MD, FAANS; Karin R. Swartz, MD, FAANS; Luis Manuel Tumialan, MD, FAANS

8:00 am - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

003 You Are Never Too Old for Surgery: Spine Management in an Aging Population
Nathaniel P. Brooks, MD, FAANS; Daniel Jin Hoh, MD, FAANS; Darnell Twain Josiah, MD; Ajit A. Krishnaney, MD, FAANS; Vincent J. Miele, MD, FAANS; Laura Prado, NP; Daniel K. Resnick, MD, FAANS; Shelly Schmoller, PA-C; John H. Shin, MD, FAANS; Michael Patrick Steinmetz, MD, FAANS; Suzanne Audrey Tharin, MD, FAANS; Eve C. Tsai, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada); Eric J. Woodard, MD, FAANS

8:00 am - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

004 Advanced Endoscopic Skull Based Surgical Techniques
Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, FAANS; Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda, MD, IFAANS; Paul A. Gardner, MD, FAANS; Neil R. Malhotra, MD, FAANS; Theodore H. Schwartz, MD, FAANS; Carl H. Snyderman, MD

10:54 am - 2:11 pm

International Symposium - Session II: Pediatric
Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS; Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Mark D. Krieger, MD, FAANS

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Neurosurgeon-scientist Career Development Course
Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, FAANS; Ennio Antonio Chiocca, MD, PhD, FAANS; Stephen J. Korn, PhD; David Delmar Limbrick Jr., MD, PhD, FAANS; Jeffrey G. Ojemann, MD, FAANS; Gregory J. Zipfel, MD, FAANS

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

014 Emerging Technologies in Spine Surgery
Jens Chapman, MD; Joseph S. Cheng, MD, MS, FAANS; Doniel Gabriel Drazin, MD; Neil R. Malhotra, MD, FAANS; Claudius Thome, MD, IFAANS (Austria); Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

015 Endoscopic Lumbar Spinal Surgery: Cadaveric Hands-on Course
Paul J. Houle, MD, FAANS; Daniel T. Laich, DO; William R. Taylor, MD, FAANS; Albert E. Telfeian, MD, PhD, FAANS; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS; G. Alexander West, MD, PhD, FAANS; Peter Witt, MD, FAANS

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

016 Goodman Oral Board Review
Kazuhiro Hongo, MD, IFAANS (Japan); Ricardo Jorge Komotar, MD, FAANS; Thomas J. Leipzig, MD, FAANS; Allan D. Levi, MD, PhD, FAANS; Robert J. Spinner, MD, FAANS

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

017 Laser Thermocoagulation (LITT) - How, When and Why
Veronica L. Chiang, MD, FAANS; Eric Claude Leuthardt, MD, FAANS; Michael Schulder, MD, FAANS; Claudio Tatsui, MD, IFAANS

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

018 Controversies, Complications, Indications and Advances in MIS Spine Surgery
Kai-Ming Fu, MD, PhD, FAANS; Robert E. Harbaugh, MD, FAANS; Adam S. Kanter, MD, FAANS; Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS; Paul Park, MD, FAANS; Khoi Duc Than, MD; Michael S. Virk, MD, PhD; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

019 Advanced Practice Providers (APP) Wound Care Clinic
Sakeena Baccus, PA-C (); Eric Ryan Butler, PA-C; Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Senthil Radhakrishnan, PA-C ()

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

020 Update on Tumors for the General Neurosurgeon II: Skull Base, Pediatric and Spine Tumors
Manish K. Aghi, MD, PhD, FAANS; Franco DeMonte, MD, FAANS; Ian F. Dunn, MD, FAANS; Fred Gentili, MD, FAANS, MSc, FRCS (Canada); Ziya L. Gokaslan, MD, FAANS; Michael J. Link, MD, FAANS; Ian F. Pollack, MD, FAANS

2:12 pm - 5:00 pm

International Symposium - Session III: Neurotrauma
Geoffrey T. Manley, MD, PhD, FAANS; Daniel Bernard Michael, MD, PhD, FAANS; David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD, FAANS

Sunday, April 29

7:00 am - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

027 Society of Neurological Surgeons (SNS) Senior Resident Course: Transition to Practice
Deborah L. Benzil, MD, FAANS; Joseph S. Cheng, MD, MS, FAANS; Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, FAANS; Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS; John Kevin Ratliff, MD, FAANS; Ann R. Stroink, MD, FAANS; Erol Veznedaroglu, MD, FAANS; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 10:23 am

International Symposium - Session IV: Spine
Juan Santiago Uribe, MD, FAANS; Marjorie C. Wang, MD, MPH, FAANS; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

030 Integrating Pain Management into Your Neurosurgical Practice
Steven M. Falowski, MD, FAANS; Jason E. Pope, MD; Jennifer A. Sweet, MD; Ashwin Viswanathan, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

031 Fundamentals in Spinal Stabilization Advanced Practice Providers/Medical Students/Residents
Victor Chang, MD; Kaushik Das, MD, FAANS; Andreas K. Demetriades,, FRCS (United Kingdom); Virany Huynh Hillard, MD, FAANS; Langston T. Holly, MD, FAANS; Naresh P. Patel, MD, FAANS; Khoi Duc Than, MD

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

032 How to Launch a Career in Tumor Neurosurgery
Manish K. Aghi, MD, PhD, FAANS; Frederick G. Barker II, MD, FAANS; Garni Barkhoudarian, MD, FAANS; Chetan Bettegowda, MD, FAANS; Daniel P. Cahill, MD, PhD, FAANS; Susan M. Chang, MD; William T. Curry Jr., MD, FAANS; Christopher James Farrell, MD, FAANS; Steven N. Kalkanis, MD, FAANS; Ricardo Jorge Komotar, MD, FAANS; Jennifer Moliterno Gunel, MD, FAANS; Jason P. Sheehan, MD, PhD, FAANS; Michael A. Vogelbaum, MD, PhD, FAANS

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

033 Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS): Update and New Directions
Aviva Abosch, MD, PhD, FAANS; Ellen L. Air, MD, PhD, FAANS; Sharona Ben-Haim, MD; Casey Harrison Halpern, MD; Michael G. Kaplitt, MD, PhD, FAANS; Brian H. Kopell, MD, FAANS; Paul S. Larson, MD, FAANS; Chuck Mikell, MD; John D. Rolston, MD, PhD; Joshua M. Rosenow, MD, FAANS; Sameer A. Sheth, MD, PhD, FAANS; Donald M. Whiting, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

034 What’s New in CV for the Practicing Neurosurgeon and Trainees
Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, FAANS; Nicholas C. Bambakidis, MD, FAANS; Fady T. Charbel, MD, FAANS; E. Sander Connolly Jr., MD, FAANS; Brian L. Hoh, MD, FAANS; Louis J. Kim, MD, FAANS; J Mocco, MD, FAANS; Adnan H. Siddiqui, MD, PhD, FAANS; Ajith J. Thomas, MD, FAANS; Henry H. Woo, MD, FAANS; Gregory J. Zipfel, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

035 Rhoton Lecture Series: 3-D Anatomy and Approaches to the Supratentorial Area and Anterior Skull Base
Evandro Pinto da Luz de Oliveira, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Brazil); Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda, MD, IFAANS; Vincente Quilis Quesada, MD (Spain); Pablo Rubino, MD (Argentina); Ugur Ture, MD, IFAANS (Turkey)

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

036 Neuromodulatory Surgeries for Epilepsy and Beyond
Aviva Abosch, MD, PhD, FAANS; Jorge Alvaro Gonzalez-Martinez, MD, PhD, FAANS; Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Robert E. Gross, MD, PhD, FAANS; Casey Harrison Halpern, MD; Brent Randle O'Neill, MD, FAANS; Jon T. Willie, MD, PhD

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

037 Microsurgical Management of Intracranial Aneurysms: Site-specific Surgical Anatomy, Operation Intervention and Complication Management
Daniel Louis Barrow, MD, FAANS; H. Hunt Batjer, MD, FAANS; Ralph G. Dacey Jr., MD, FAANS; Arthur L. Day, MD, FAANS; Babu G. Welch, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

038 Update on the Management of Spine and Spinal Cord Injury
Sanjay Dhall, MD, FAANS; Michael G. Fehlings, MD, PhD, FAANS, FRCS (Canada); James S. Harrop, MD, FAANS; Daniel Jin Hoh, MD, FAANS; W. Bradley Jacobs, MD, FAANS (Canada); Jesus LaFuente, MD (Spain); Nicholas Theodore, MD, FAANS; Claudius Thome, MD, IFAANS (Austria)

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

039 Neurotrauma and Neurocritical Care for the Practicing Neurosurgeon: MOC Review and Update
Perry A. Ball, MD, FAANS; Peter John Hutchinson, MD, FRCS (United Kingdom); Joshua Eric Medow, MD, MS, FAANS; Daniel Bernard Michael, MD, PhD, FAANS; David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD, FAANS; Patricia B. Raksin, MD, FAANS; Philip Andrew Villanueva, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 11:30 am | PRACTICAL CLINIC

040 How to Tackle Difficult Cranial Cases: A Step-by-step Case-based Presentation
Francisco Goncalves-Llanos, MD (Spain); Michael T. Lawton, MD, FAANS; Jacques J. Morcos, MD, FAANS; B. Gregory Thompson Jr., MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Advanced Practice Providers Plenary Session
Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Cristina Matthews, MSN, FNP-BC

7:30 am - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

025 Case-based Management of Traumatic Brain Injury
Anthony Figaji, MD (South Africa); Gregory W.J. Hawryluk, MD, FAANS; Jack I. Jallo, MD, PhD, FAANS; Ryan S. Kitagawa, MD, FAANS; David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD, FAANS; Richard B. Rodgers, MD, FAANS; Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD, FAANS; Franco Servadei, MD (Italy); Martina Stippler, MD, FAANS; Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD, FAANS

7:30 am - 4:30 pm

The NeuroPoint Alliance and Your Practice: Using Registries to Enhance Quality, Reimbursement, Certification and Clinical Research
Mohamad Bydon, MD; Kevin M. Cockroft, MD, FAANS; Robert E. Harbaugh, MD, FAANS; Douglas S. Kondziolka, MD, FAANS; James McInerney, MD, FAANS; Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS; Jason P. Sheehan, MD, PhD, FAANS

10:24 am - 1:44 pm

International Symposium - Session V: Cerebrovascular
Mohammad Ali Aziz-Sultan, MD, FAANS; Jacques J. Morcos, MD, FAANS; Gregory J. Zipfel, MD, FAANS

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

041 Brain Mapping and Awake Mapping Techniques
Nicholas M. Barbaro, MD, FAANS; Mitchel S. Berger, MD, FAANS; Hugues Duffau, MD (France); Jorge Alvaro Gonzalez-Martinez, MD, PhD, FAANS; Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Guy M. McKhann II, MD, FAANS; Francesco Sala, MD (Italy); Nader Sanai, MD, FAANS

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

042 Neurosurgery Faculty Development
Lawrence S. Chin, MD, FAANS; Christopher J. Neal, MD, FAANS; Ann M. Parr, MD, PhD, FAANS, FRCSC; Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD, FAANS; Nathan R. Selden, MD, PhD, FAANS; Stacey C. Wolfe, MD, FAANS; Gregory J. Zipfel, MD, FAANS

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

043 Spinal Alignment: Cervical to Pelvis...What EVERY Surgeon Needs to Know; With Case Discussions
Regis W. Haid Jr., MD, FAANS; Adam S. Kanter, MD, FAANS; Paul Park, MD, FAANS; Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD, FAANS; Juan Santiago Uribe, MD, FAANS

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

044 Practical and Technical Aspects of Transsphenoidal Surgery
Garni Barkhoudarian, MD, FAANS; David S. Baskin, MD, FAANS; J. Andre Grotenhuis, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Netherlands); John A. Jane Jr., MD, FAANS; Daniel F. Kelly, MD, FAANS; Edward R. Laws Jr., MD, FAANS(L); James K. Liu, MD, FAANS; Ian E. McCutcheon, MD, FAANS

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

045 Neurosurgical Care of Athletes: Concussion, Spine, Peripheral Nerve and Return-to-play
Tim E. Adamson, MD, FAANS; Julian E. Bailes Jr., MD, FAANS; Joseph Charles Maroon, MD, FAANS(L); Michael McCrea, PhD, ABPP; Mark E. Oppenlander, MD; Allen Kent Sills, MD, FAANS

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm | PRACTICAL CLINIC

046 Peripheral Nerve Injuries, Entrapments and Tumors: Examination and Evaluation
Justin M. Brown, MD FAANS; Kimberly S. Harbaugh, MD, FAANS; Marie-Noelle Hebert-Blouin, MD, FAANS (Canada); Line Jacques, MD, FAANS; Mark Alexander Mahan, MD; Rajiv Midha, MD, MS, FAANS, FRCSC (Canada); Lukas Rasulic, MD, PhD (Serbia); Robert J. Spinner, MD, FAANS; Thomas J. Wilson, MD; Eric L. Zager, MD, FAANS

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Young Neurosurgeons Research Forum
Michael Edward Ivan, MD

1:45 pm - 4:30 pm

International Symposium - Session VI: Tumor
Ossama Al-Mefty, MD, FAANS; Kenan Arnautovic, MD, PhD, FAANS; Steven N. Kalkanis, MD, FAANS

Monday, April 30

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

100 Pediatric Neurosurgery for General Neurosurgeons
Richard C. E. Anderson, MD, FAANS; A. Graham Fieggen, MD, IFAANS (South Africa); Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Todd Cameron Hankinson, MD, MBA, FAANS; Mark D. Krieger, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

101 Practice Pearls for the Outpatient Neurosurgical Advanced Practice Provider (APP)
Sakeena Baccus, PA-C (); Christi DeLemos, RN, NP; Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Donna June Purviance, DNP, NP-C, MSN, BSN, RN; Senthil Radhakrishnan, PA-C ()

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

102 Management of Vasospasm
Rose Du, MD, PhD, FAANS; Aaron S. Dumont, MD, FAANS; Brian L. Hoh, MD, FAANS; Peter David Le Roux, MD, FAANS; R. Loch Macdonald, MD, PhD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

103 Contemporary Management of Spinal Fractures
Steven Casha, MD, PhD (Canada); Bernhard Meyer, MD (Germany); Charles Sansur, MD, MHSc, FAANS; Nicholas Theodore, MD, FAANS; Claudius Thome, MD, IFAANS (Austria); Gregory R. Trost, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

104 Lumbar Fusion and Non Fusion Intra-Laminar Stabilization: Options, Indications and Considerations
Andrew T. Dailey, MD, FAANS; Randy O. Kritzer, MD, FAANS; Eric M. Massicotte, MD, MSc, FAANS (Canada); Joan Frances O'Shea, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

105 Peripheral Nerve Entrapment Syndromes
Allan J. Belzberg, MD, FAANS; Line Jacques, MD, FAANS; Lukas Rasulic, MD, PhD (Serbia); Eric L. Zager, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

106 Management of Adult Scoliosis
Peter Douglas Angevine, MD, MPH, FAANS; Tyler Robert Koski, MD, FAANS; Frank La Marca, MD, FAANS; Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS; David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD, FAANS; Enrico Tessitore, MD (Switzerland)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

107 New Innovations in Epilepsy Surgery
P. David Adelson, MD, FAANS; Nicholas M. Barbaro, MD, FAANS; P. Sarat Chandra, MD (India); Robert E. Gross, MD, PhD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

108 Chiari Malformations: Diagnosis, Treatments and Failures
Kenan Arnautovic, MD, PhD, FAANS; Ulrich Batzdorf, MD, FAANS(L); Douglas L. Brockmeyer, MD, FAANS; Mark R. Iantosca, MD, FAANS; David Delmar Limbrick Jr., MD, PhD, FAANS; Karin M. Muraszko, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

109 Tumor-related Epilepsy
Mitchel S. Berger, MD, FAANS; Richard W. Byrne, MD, FAANS; Edward F. Chang, MD, FAANS; Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, FRCP(C)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

110 Global Neurosurgery
Robert J. Dempsey, MD, FAANS; Michael M. Haglund, MD, PhD, FAANS; Kevin O. Lillehei, MD, FAANS; Mahmood M. Qureshi, MD (Kenya); John Ragheb, MD, FAANS; Jack P. Rock, MD, FAANS; Franco Servadei, MD (Italy)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

111 Fast Tracking Patients in Neurosurgery: Protocols and Pathways for Enhanced Recovery
Karthik Madhavan, MD; Neil R. Malhotra, MD, FAANS; Jean-Pierre Mobasser, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

112 Pearls and Pitfalls of Big Data
Frederick G. Barker II, MD, FAANS; Lawrence S. Chin, MD, FAANS; Robert E. Harbaugh, MD, FAANS; Raymond Sawaya, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

113 Selecting Anterior Approaches for Cerebrovascular Surgery: From Eyebrow to OZ - Pros and Cons of Minimally Invasive Keyhole Approaches for Cerebrovascular Surgery
Amir R. Dehdashti, MD, IFAANS; Ali F. Krisht, MD, FAANS; Peter Nakaji, MD, FAANS; Gustavo Pradilla, MD; Laligam N. Sekhar, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

114 Controversies in Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery
Joost De Vries, MD (Netherlands); Christopher S. Ogilvy, MD, FAANS; Kresimir Rotim, PhD (Croatia); Clemens M. Schirmer, MD, PhD, FAANS ; Adnan H. Siddiqui, MD, PhD, FAANS; Erol Veznedaroglu, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR
7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

116 Peri-operative Pain Management - is Narcotic Free America Possible?
Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS; Jennifer A. Sweet, MD; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

117 Cerebral Trauma: State-of-the-art Treatment
Deepak K. Gupta,, MCh (India); Daniel Bernard Michael, MD, PhD, FAANS; Andres Mariano Rubiano, MD (Colombia); Franco Servadei, MD (Italy)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

118 Suprasellar and Juxtasellar Tumors: Complications and Avoidance
Khaled M. A. Aziz, MD, PhD, FAANS; Mustafa Kemal Baskaya, MD, FAANS; Amir R. Dehdashti, MD, IFAANS; Juraj Steno, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Slovakia); Philip V. Theodosopoulos, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

119 Management of Cranial Incidental Imaging Findings
Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, FAANS; Stephen J. Haines, MD, FAANS; Cormac O. Maher, MD, FAANS

7:30 am - 9:00 am
1:10 pm - 1:55 pm

Evidence Based Biomaterials in Spine
Domagoj Coric, MD, FAANS

1:10 pm - 2:00 pm

Neurosurgery in Press: Latest Results of Clinical Trials in Neurosurgery and Allied Fields
Aviva Abosch, MD, PhD, FAANS; Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, FAANS; Frederick G. Barker II, MD, FAANS; Daniel P. Cahill, MD, PhD, FAANS; Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS; Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD, FAANS

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Advanced Practice Providers Luncheon: The Privilege of Service - Volunteerism in Neurosurgery
Christi DeLemos, RN, NP; Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Cristina Matthews, MSN, FNP-BC; Jack P. Rock, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Scientific Session I: Tumor
Randy Lynn Jensen, MD, PhD, FAANS; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Scientific Session II: Spine
Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS; Luis Manuel Tumialan, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Scientific Session III: Stereotactic and Functional Surgery
Andre Guelman Machado, MD, PhD; Julie G. Pilitsis, MD, PhD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Scientific Session IV: Pediatrics
Carolyn Sue Quinsey, MD; Scellig S. D. Stone, MD, PhD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Scientific Session V: Cerebrovascular
Robert F. James, MD, FAANS; Clemens M. Schirmer, MD, PhD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Scientific Session VI: Neurotrauma
Gregory W.J. Hawryluk, MD, FAANS; Seth A. Hoffer, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Scientific Session VII: AANS/CSNS Socioeconomic
Mark E. Linskey, MD, FAANS; Joshua M. Rosenow, MD, FAANS

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm | DINNER SYMPOSIUM

176 New Strategies for Endovascular Aneurysm Treatment
Mohammad Ali Aziz-Sultan, MD, FAANS; Alan S. Boulos, MD, FAANS; Daniel A. Hoit, MD, FAANS; Robert F. James, MD, FAANS; Adnan H. Siddiqui, MD, PhD, FAANS

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm | DINNER SYMPOSIUM

177 Ripped from the Headlines-Doctors in Medico-legal Crosshairs: Lessons Learned to Keep Lawyers and Regulators Away
Lawrence S. Chin, MD, FAANS; Michael J. Sacopulos, JD; Jeffrey J. Segal, MD, FAANS(L); James T. Tran, MD, JD, FAANS; Craig Andrew Van Der Veer, MD, FAANS; Clarence B. Watridge, MD, FAANS(L)

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Tuesday, May 01

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

200 Open vs. Endoscopic Approaches to the Anterior Skull Base
Ossama Al-Mefty, MD, FAANS; Carlos A. David, MD, FAANS; Fred Gentili, MD, FAANS, MSc, FRCS (Canada); Torstein R. Meling, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Norway); Theodore H. Schwartz, MD, FAANS; Chandranath Sen, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

201 Adult Low-grade Gliomas
Daniel P. Cahill, MD, PhD, FAANS; Hugues Duffau, MD (France); Linda M. Liau, MD, PhD, MBA, FAANS; Manfred Westphal, PhD, MD, IFAANS (Germany)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

202 Pituitary Tumors
Manish K. Aghi, MD, PhD, FAANS; William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; J. Andre Grotenhuis, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Netherlands); John A. Jane Jr., MD, FAANS; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH; Daniel Monte-Serrat Prevedello, MD

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

203 The Spectrum of Adjuvant Therapy for Brain Tumors
Susan M. Chang, MD; Randy Lynn Jensen, MD, PhD, FAANS; Frederick F. Lang Jr., MD, FAANS; John H. Sampson, MD, PhD, FAANS; Colin Watts, FRCS, PhD (United Kingdom)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

204 SEEG Surgery in Pediatric Patients
Jeffrey P. Blount, MD, FAANS; Joshua J. Chern, MD, PhD, FAANS; Giorgio Lo Russo, MD (Italy); Matthew D. Smyth, MD, FAANS; Nitin Tandon, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

205 ABNS Board Preparation: What You Must Know
Jeffrey N. Bruce, MD, FAANS; Douglas S. Kondziolka, MD, FAANS; Anil Nanda, MD, MPH, FAANS; B. Gregory Thompson Jr., MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

206 Surgical Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
Ellen L. Air, MD, PhD, FAANS; Jonathan R. Jagid, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

207 Business of Neurosurgery II: Growth and Management of Neurosurgical Practices
Moustapha Abou-Samra, MD, FAANS; Troy D. Payner, MD, FAANS; Ann R. Stroink, MD, FAANS; Craig Andrew Van Der Veer, MD, FAANS; Edie E. Zusman, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

208 Maintaining Work-Life Balance from Residency to Retirement
Kyle Michael Fargen, MD, MPH; Ron Jones, MS; Benjamin C. Kennedy, MD; Thomas C. Origitano, MD, PhD, FAANS; Raymond Dwight Turner IV, MD, FAANS; Nilesh A. Vyas, MD, FAANS; John C. Wellons III, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

209 Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
Robert F. Heary, MD, FAANS; Michael G. Kaiser, MD, FAANS; Iain H. Kalfas, MD, FAANS; Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS; Hiroshi Nakagawa, MD, IFAANS (Japan)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

210 Management of Acute Spinal Cord Injury
Richard C. E. Anderson, MD, FAANS; Sanjay Dhall, MD, FAANS; Michael G. Fehlings, MD, PhD, FAANS, FRCS (Canada); Gregory W.J. Hawryluk, MD, FAANS; Allan D. Levi, MD, PhD, FAANS; Eve C. Tsai, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

211 Shoulder vs. Spine: Differentiating Shoulder and Cervical Spine Pathology
Nathaniel P. Brooks, MD, FAANS; James P. Burke, MD, PhD, FAANS; Michael Louis Smith, MD, FAANS; Brian R. Subach, MD, FAANS; Timothy F. Witham, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

212 New and Evolving Technologies for Minimally Invasive Lumbar Disc Surgery
Charles L. Branch Jr., MD, FAANS; Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD, FAANS; Jean-Pierre Mobasser, MD, FAANS; Luis Manuel Tumialan, MD, FAANS; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

213 Return-to-play After Sports Injury I: Spine Injury
Douglas L. Brockmeyer, MD, FAANS; Michael W. Groff, MD, FAANS; Daniel C. Lu, MD, PhD, FAANS; Christina Marie Notarianni, MD, FAANS; Srinivas K. Prasad, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

214 Cerebrovascular Imaging for the Advance Practice Provider
Matthew Koch, MD; Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Cristina Matthews, MSN, FNP-BC; Javier M. Romero, MD; Christopher James Stapleton, MD

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

215 Complication Management and Avoidance in Vascular Neurosurgery: A Case Based Video Session
Cargill H. Alleyne Jr., MD, FAANS; Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, FAANS; Louis J. Kim, MD, FAANS; Christopher M. Loftus, MD, FAANS; Robert H. Rosenwasser, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

216 Endovascular vs. Microsurgical Techniques for the Optimal Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms
Rocco A. Armonda, MD, FAANS; Adam S. Arthur, MD, MPH, FAANS; C. Michael Cawley, MD, FAANS; Ling Feng, MD, PhD (China); Aditya S. Pandey, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

217 Cavernous Malformation: Current Controversies in Management
Murat Gunel, MD, FAANS; Ali F. Krisht, MD, FAANS; Michael T. Lawton, MD, FAANS; Luca Regli, MD, IFAANS (Switzerland); R. Michael Scott, MD, FAANS(L); Gary K. Steinberg, MD, PhD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

218 Neurosurgical Management of Intractable Pain
Jonathan P. Miller, MD, FAANS; Ahmed M. Raslan, MD, FAANS; Konstantin V. Slavin, MD, FAANS; Jan Vesper, MD, PhD (Germany)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

219 The Use of Opioids in Neurosurgical Practice: How to be Safe, Effective and Compliant with New Prescribing Laws
Francis Michael Ferrante, MD; Jakun Willard Ing, MD (); Joshua M. Rosenow, MD, FAANS; Jason M. Schwalb, MD, FAANS; Christopher J. Winfree, MD, FAANS

1:10 pm - 1:55 pm
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Young Neurosurgeons Luncheon
Michael Edward Ivan, MD; Khoi Duc Than, MD

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Advancements in Neurotrauma Care
Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Cristina Matthews, MSN, FNP-BC; Joshua Eric Medow, MD, MS, FAANS; Kaine Chamberlain Onwuzulike, MD, PhD; Richard E. Temes, MD, MS; Jamie S. Ullman, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section
Scott Douglas Simon, MD, FAANS; Stavropoula I. Tjoumakaris, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves – Peripheral Nerves Section Session
Holly S. Gilmer, MD, FAANS; Line Jacques, MD, FAANS; Mark Alexander Mahan, MD

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Stereotactic and Functional Surgery
Jonathan P. Miller, MD, FAANS; Sameer A. Sheth, MD, PhD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care
Patricia B. Raksin, MD, FAANS; Martina Stippler, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Tumors I
Wajd N. Al-Holou, MD

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm | DINNER SYMPOSIUM

276 Novel Techniques and Strategies to Treat Spine Disease in the Aging Population
Dean Chou, MD, FAANS; Daniel Jin Hoh, MD, FAANS; Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS; Michael S. Virk, MD, PhD; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm | DINNER SYMPOSIUM

277 Update on the Latest Advances in Fluorescence in Surgical Microscopy
Mitchel S. Berger, MD, FAANS; Cleopatra Charalampaki, MD, PhD (Germany); William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; Carlos A. David, MD, FAANS; Christopher Michael Nickele, MD

Wednesday, May 02

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

300 Anticoagulation for the Neurosurgeon and Hemostasis in Neurosurgery
Mohammad Ali Aziz-Sultan, MD, FAANS; Mustafa Kemal Baskaya, MD, FAANS; Shahid Mehdi Nimjee, MD, PhD

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

301 Surgical Approaches to the Lateral Skull Base
Jeremy N. Ciporen, MD, FAANS; Jeffrey J. Olson, MD, FAANS; Harry R. van Loveren, MD, FAANS; William Alexander Vandergrift III, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

302 Minimally Invasive Spinal Neurosurgery: Indications, Techniques and Complications
Charles L. Branch Jr., MD, FAANS; Kevin T. Foley, MD, FAANS; Paul Park, MD, FAANS; Luis Manuel Tumialan, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

303 Challenging Spinal Cases: Pearls and Pitfalls
Yusuf Sukru Caglar, MD, Prof. (Turkey); Andreas K. Demetriades,, FRCS (United Kingdom); Daniel Jin Hoh, MD, FAANS; John H. Shin, MD, FAANS; Eric J. Woodard, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

304 Advanced Lateral Transpsoas MIS Techniques: Expanding LLIF Indications
Dean Chou, MD, FAANS; Adam S. Kanter, MD, FAANS; John C. Liu, MD, FAANS; John E. O'Toole, MD, FAANS; Juan Santiago Uribe, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

305 Intracranial Endoscopy
Alan R. Cohen, MD, FAANS; James M. Drake, MD, FAANS, MSc, FRCS (Canada); Eric M. Jackson, MD, FAANS; David F. Jimenez, MD, FAANS; Henry W. S. Schroeder, MD, PhD, IFAANS (Germany)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

306 Resective Strategies for Epilepsy
William E. Bingaman Jr., MD, FAANS; Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Brent Randle O'Neill, MD, FAANS; Michael David Sather, MD, FAANS; Nitin Tandon, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

307 Stem Cell Therapeutics in Neurosurgery
John A. Boockvar, MD, FAANS; Nicholas M. Boulis, MD, FAANS; Andrew W. Grande, MD, FAANS; Ann M. Parr, MD, PhD, FAANS, FRCSC; Gary K. Steinberg, MD, PhD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

308 Skating to Where the Puck Will Be: Strategies for Neurosurgery Practices and Programs to Compete in Health Care's Future
Domagoj Coric, MD, FAANS; James M. Ecklund, MD, FAANS; Robert M. Friedlander, MD, FAANS; Karin R. Swartz, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

309 So I Want to Write a Neurosurgical Manuscript and Make Sure It Gets Published
Edward C. Benzel, MD, FAANS; Tiit I. Mathiesen, MD (Sweden); Anil Nanda, MD, MPH, FAANS; Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD, FAANS; James T. Rutka, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada)

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

310 Real World Outcomes: Measuring Outcomes and Safety in Neurosurgery
Anthony L. Asher, MD, FAANS; Alan S. Boulos, MD, FAANS; Mohamad Bydon, MD; Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS; John Joseph Knightly, MD, FAANS; Jonathan R. Slotkin, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

311 Emerging Indications in Neuromodulation Surgery
Kim J. Burchiel, MD, FAANS; Kelly Douglas Foote, MD, FAANS; Casey Harrison Halpern, MD; Andre Guelman Machado, MD, PhD; Sameer A. Sheth, MD, PhD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

312 Return-to-play After Sports Injury II: Concussion
Julian E. Bailes Jr., MD, FAANS; Mark D. Krieger, MD, FAANS; Joseph Charles Maroon, MD, FAANS(L); Mark R. Proctor, MD, FAANS; Allen Kent Sills, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

313 Controversies in the Management of Intracerebral Hematomas
E. Sander Connolly Jr., MD, FAANS; Matthew Robert Fusco, MD

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

314 Fluorescence Technologies in Tumor Neurosurgery: Present and Future Directions
Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, FAANS; Costas G. Hadjipanayis, MD, PhD, FAANS; Terrence D. Julien, MD, FAANS; Nader Sanai, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

315 Malignant Brain Tumors: State-of-the-art Treatment
Gavin Peter Dunn, MD, PhD, FAANS; Peter Edward Fecci, MD; Linda M. Liau, MD, PhD, MBA, FAANS; Colin Watts, FRCS, PhD (United Kingdom); Graeme Woodworth, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

316 Remove, Radiate or Just Observe: Acoustic Tumors
Paul Joseph Camarata, MD, FAANS; Michael J. Link, MD, FAANS; L. Dade Lunsford, MD, FAANS; Jean Regis, MD (France); Amir Samii, MD, PhD (Germany); Marc S. Schwartz, MD, FAANS

7:00 am - 9:00 am | BREAKFAST SEMINAR

317 Attaining a Solid Fusion: Evidence Review and Suggestions for Success
Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD, FAANS; Kai-Ming Fu, MD, PhD, FAANS; Regis W. Haid Jr., MD, FAANS; Mark E. Oppenlander, MD

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AANS Section on the History of Neurological Surgery
T Forcht Dagi, MD, MPH, MBA, DMedSc, FAANS; Mark C. Preul, MD

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Pain
Sharona Ben-Haim, MD; Jason M. Schwalb, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery
Lissa Catherine Baird, MD, FAANS ; Casey James Madura, MD; Jeffrey Steven Raskin, MD; Elias B. Rizk, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves — Spine Section Session
Daniel Jin Hoh, MD, FAANS; John Joseph Knightly, MD, FAANS; Marjorie C. Wang, MD, MPH, FAANS

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AANS/CNS Section on Tumors II
Steven N. Kalkanis, MD, FAANS; Rohan Ramakrishna, MD