Monday, April 15
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Booth 614 Hall D; SDCC
118 Global Neurosurgery
Moderator(s): Michael M. Haglund, MD, PhD, FAANS
Panelist(s): Robert J. Dempsey, MD, FAANS; Kevin O. Lillehei, MD, FAANS; John Ragheb, MD, FAANS; Jack P. Rock, MD, FAANS; Franco Servadei, MD (Italy)
The objective of this course is to describe the role and opportunities for neurosurgery in the developing world. It focuses on working in parts of the world that have limited resources and access to neurosurgical expertise.
- Apply humanitarian medicine to neurosurgery in the developing world.
- Identify the role of neurosurgical mentorship in the developing world.