Sunday, April 29

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

265-268; Ernest N. Morial

Add to Calendar 4/29/2018 12:30:00 PM 4/29/2018 4:30:00 PM America/Chicago 041 Brain Mapping and Awake Mapping Techniques 265-268; Ernest N. Morial

041 Brain Mapping and Awake Mapping Techniques

Fee: $450
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Director(s): Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS

Assistant Director(s): Guy M. McKhann II, MD, FAANS

Faculty: Nicholas M. Barbaro, MD, FAANS; Mitchel S. Berger, MD, FAANS; Hugues Duffau, MD (France); Jorge Alvaro Gonzalez-Martinez, MD, PhD, FAANS; Francesco Sala, MD (Italy); Nader Sanai, MD, FAANS

This course will provide an in-depth review of techniques and technologies that can be applied to identifying and working within eloquent areas of the brain and performing successful resections of neoplasms and epilepsy foci in adult and pediatric patients. The selection of surgical approaches based on non-invasive monitoring for surgery of epilepsies and brain tumors will be discussed.

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