Wednesday, May 2

7:00 am - 9:00 am

307 Stem Cell Therapeutics in Neurosurgery

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

Moderator(s): Nicholas M. Boulis, MD, FAANS

Panelist(s): John A. Boockvar, MD, FAANS; Andrew W. Grande, MD, FAANS; Ann M. Parr, MD, PhD, FAANS; Gary K. Steinberg, MD, PhD, FAANS

Stem-cell transplantation offers a new potentially revolutionary approach to currently untreatable central nervous system diseases. Speakers will report on the scientific underpinnings, delivery mechanisms and early use of stem-cell CNS transplantation to treat human disease, as well as pragmatic and societal challenges to progress.

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