Monday, April 30

7:00 am - 9:00 am

100 Pediatric Neurosurgery for General Neurosurgeons

Fee: $100
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $100
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Moderator(s): Mark D. Krieger, MD, FAANS

Panelist(s): Richard C. E. Anderson, MD, FAANS; A. Graham Fieggen, MD, IFAANS (South Africa); Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Todd Cameron Hankinson, MD, MBA, FAANS

Most neurosurgeons are asked to see pediatric patients in their practice, either electively or on an urgent basis. This seminar is designed to provide the general neurosurgeon with up-to-date information for the general care of infants, children and adolescents with neurosurgical issues. Topics will include trauma, hydrocephalus and shunts, and common (and possibly incidental) lesions such as Chiari malformations, cysts and tethered cords. The general management of brain tumors will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to: