Monday, April 15

7:00 am - 9:00 am

28E; SDCC

Add to Calendar 4/15/2019 7:00:00 AM 4/15/2019 9:00:00 AM America/Chicago 113 Adult Low-grade Gliomas 28E; SDCC

113 Adult Low-grade Gliomas

Fee: $150
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $150
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Moderator(s): Linda M. Liau, MD, PhD, MBA, FAANS

Panelist(s): Daniel P. Cahill, MD, PhD, FAANS; Hugues Duffau, MD (France); Dilip Panikar, MCh, MS (India); Manfred Westphal, PhD, MD, IFAANS (Germany)

This seminar will provide an update on current evaluation and management of low-grade gliomas. The panel will address the variety of tumors and compare outcomes from different treatment strategies.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
  • Describe the range of pathologies included in low-grade gliomas and pertinent molecular markers for diagnosis and prognosis.
  • Distinguish between different management strategies for low-grade gliomas.
  • Discuss surgical approaches, preoperative imaging and intraoperative tools for resection of low-grade gliomas.