Skip to Main Content

Plenary Session I

Monday, April 30 | 9:33 am - 1:00 pm | Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

Moderator(s): Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS; Jacques J. Morcos, MD, FAANS

Add to Calendar Monday, April 30 Monday, April 30 America/Chicago Plenary Session I Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

9:33 am - 9:39 am

4/30/2018 9:33:00 AM 4/30/2018 9:39:00 AM <i class="fa fa-thumbs-up"></i><a href="https://www.aans.org/Online-Program/ProgramProposal?eventid=48732&itemid=ADV_PRACTICE_PROVIDER_SUN">title Overrride</a> Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

9:40 am - 9:43 am

Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation (NREF) Update

4/30/2018 9:40:00 AM 4/30/2018 9:43:00 AM Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation (NREF) Update Hall J; Ernest N. Morial



9:44 am - 9:46 am

Welcome

4/30/2018 9:44:00 AM 4/30/2018 9:46:00 AM Welcome Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

9:47 am - 9:49 am

Introduction of the Louise Eisenhardt Lecture

4/30/2018 9:47:00 AM 4/30/2018 9:49:00 AM Introduction of the Louise Eisenhardt Lecture Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

9:50 am - 10:20 am

Louise Eisenhardt Lecture

4/30/2018 9:50:00 AM 4/30/2018 10:20:00 AM Louise Eisenhardt Lecture Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

In her landmark research, psychologist Angela Duckworth reveals the importance of character to success in life. Her pioneering work on grit and self-control is in high demand among educators, athletes and business leaders alike — anyone interested in learning what makes a top performer and what any of us can do to cultivate character in ourselves and in those around us.

10:21 am - 10:31 am

500. Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) decreases postoperative opioid use in elective spinal and peripheral nerve surgery

4/30/2018 10:21:00 AM 4/30/2018 10:31:00 AM 500. Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) decreases postoperative opioid use in elective spinal and peripheral nerve surgery Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

10:32 am - 10:33 am

Assessment of the Trial Design/Level of Evidence

4/30/2018 10:32:00 AM 4/30/2018 10:33:00 AM Assessment of the Trial Design/Level of Evidence Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

10:34 am - 10:36 am

Discussant

4/30/2018 10:34:00 AM 4/30/2018 10:36:00 AM Discussant Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

10:37 am - 10:47 am

501. ASL Perfusion Imaging of the Frontal Lobes Predicts the Occurrence and Resolution of Posterior Fossa Syndrome

4/30/2018 10:37:00 AM 4/30/2018 10:47:00 AM 501. ASL Perfusion Imaging of the Frontal Lobes Predicts the Occurrence and Resolution of Posterior Fossa Syndrome Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

10:48 am - 10:50 am

Discussant

4/30/2018 10:48:00 AM 4/30/2018 10:50:00 AM Discussant Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

10:51 am - 11:01 am

502. Single-Neuronal Basis for Interactive Social Behavior in a Primate Model

4/30/2018 10:51:00 AM 4/30/2018 11:01:00 AM 502. Single-Neuronal Basis for Interactive Social Behavior in a Primate Model Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

11:02 am - 11:04 am

Discussant

4/30/2018 11:02:00 AM 4/30/2018 11:04:00 AM Discussant Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

11:05 am - 11:15 am

503. Spinal cord stimulation reduces opiate use in patients with chronic pain

4/30/2018 11:05:00 AM 4/30/2018 11:15:00 AM 503. Spinal cord stimulation reduces opiate use in patients with chronic pain Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

11:16 am - 11:17 am

Assessment of the Trial Design/Level of Evidence

4/30/2018 11:16:00 AM 4/30/2018 11:17:00 AM Assessment of the Trial Design/Level of Evidence Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

11:18 am - 11:20 am

Discussant

4/30/2018 11:18:00 AM 4/30/2018 11:20:00 AM Discussant Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

11:21 am - 11:23 am

Introduction of the Hunt-Wilson Lecture

4/30/2018 11:21:00 AM 4/30/2018 11:23:00 AM Introduction of the Hunt-Wilson Lecture Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

11:24 am - 12:04 pm

Hunt-Wilson Lecture

4/30/2018 11:24:00 AM 4/30/2018 12:04:00 PM Hunt-Wilson Lecture Hall J; Ernest N. Morial



Dan Ariely, James B. Duke Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Economics at Duke University, is dedicated to finding answers to what influences behavior in the pursuit of helping people live more sensible, rational lives. His consistently interesting experiments cover a range of behaviors and demonstrate profound ideas that, at times, challenge common thought.

12:05 pm - 12:07 pm

Introduction of the AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery

4/30/2018 12:05:00 PM 4/30/2018 12:07:00 PM Introduction of the AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

12:08 pm - 12:11 pm

AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery

4/30/2018 12:08:00 PM 4/30/2018 12:11:00 PM AANS Cushing Award for Technical Excellence and Innovation in Neurosurgery Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

12:12 pm - 12:14 pm

Introduction of the Distinguished Service Award

4/30/2018 12:12:00 PM 4/30/2018 12:14:00 PM Introduction of the Distinguished Service Award Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

12:15 pm - 12:18 pm

Distinguished Service Award

4/30/2018 12:15:00 PM 4/30/2018 12:18:00 PM Distinguished Service Award Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

12:19 pm - 12:23 pm

Introduction of the Presidential Address

4/30/2018 12:19:00 PM 4/30/2018 12:23:00 PM Introduction of the Presidential Address Hall J; Ernest N. Morial

12:24 pm - 12:54 pm

AANS Presidential Address

4/30/2018 12:24:00 PM 4/30/2018 12:54:00 PM AANS Presidential Address Hall J; Ernest N. Morial



Alex B. Valadka, MD, FAANS, serves as professor and chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Virginia Commonwealth University. He maintains a strong clinical and research interest in neurotrauma and critical care, including numerous papers, presentations, research grants, courses, seminars and visiting professorships. He co-edited the textbook Neurotrauma: Evidence-Based Answers to Common Questions. He has served as chair of the AANS/CNS Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care, chair of the Neurosurgical Specialty Group of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Committee on Trauma and on the Boards of Directors of the Coalition for American Trauma Care and the AANS, as well as on the Board of Governors of the ACS. He has also chaired the Washington Committee for Neurosurgery. He currently serves as president of the AANS, as a director of the American Board of Neurological Surgery (ABNS) and as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Trauma Institute.

12:55 pm - 1:00 pm

Introduction of the Lunch-and-learn Seminars

4/30/2018 12:55:00 PM 4/30/2018 1:00:00 PM Introduction of the Lunch-and-learn Seminars Hall J; Ernest N. Morial