Monday, April 15

7:00 am - 9:00 am

Booth 614 Hall D; SDCC

118 Global Neurosurgery

AANS Member Fee: $105
Non-member Fee: $105
Member Fee: $20

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.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
  • Apply humanitarian medicine to neurosurgery in the developing world.
  • Identify the role of neurosurgical mentorship in the developing world.