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11th Annual Symposium on Brain Metastases and Spine Tumors

Friday, October 29, 2021

All Times In Eastern Time
12:30 pm
Log In/Virtual Exhibits/Virtual Poster Session
1:00 pm
Welcome and Introductions
Gene Barnett

Update on Primary Bone Tumors of the Spine - Moderator: Ajit Krishnaney

1:10 pm
Imaging of Primary Spine Tumors
Jay Acharya
1:30 pm
Treatment Paradigms - Primary Bone Tumors
Patrick Hsieh
1:50 pm
En Bloc Resection / Sacrectomy
Ajit Krishnaney
2:10 pm
Current State of Medical Therapies for Primary Bone Tumors David Peereboom
2:30 pm
Break/Virtual Exhibits
2:45 pm
Radiosurgery for Primary Tumors of Skull Base and Spine
Eric Chang
3:05 pm
Management of Primary Tumors at the Skull Base
Pablo Recinos
3:25 pm
Faculty Panel
Case Discussion

Brain Metastases - Moderator: Eric Chang

3:45 pm
2-Stage Gamma Knife
Lilyana Angelov
4:05 pm
Neoadjuvant Radiosurgery vs. Adjuvant Radiosurgery for Brain Metastases
Erin Murphy vs Jason Ye
4:25 pm
Break/Virtual Exhibits
4:40 pm
LITT for Radiation Necrosis
Alireza Mohammadi
5:00 pm
Surgical Management of Brain Metastases
Gabriel Zada
5:20 pm
Immunotherapy for Brain Metastases
Gino K. In
5:40 pm
Management of Radiation Necrosis
Samuel Chao
6:00 pm
7 Tesla MRI for Brain Metastases
Lindsay Hwang
6:20 pm
Adjourn

A five-minute Q&A will be included in each presentation.

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22nd Annual Brain Tumor Update

Saturday, October 30, 2021

All Times In Eastern Time
12:30 pm
Log In/Virtual Exhibits/Virtual Poster Session

Technology and Brain Tumor Management - Moderator: Gene Barnett

1:00 pm
Frame Stability
Gennady Neyman
1:20 pm
LITT for the Treatment of Gliomas
Gene Barnett
1:40 pm
Gyroscopic Radiosurgery
F. David Barranco
2:00 pm
Surgically Targeted Radiation Therapy
Joseph Zabramski
2:20 pm
Break/Virtual Exhibits

Vestibular Schwannomas & Quality of Life - Moderator: Pablo Recinos

2:35 pm
Natural History of Untreated Vestibular Schwannomas: Growth Patterns and Hearing
Joni K. Doherty
2:55 pm
Maximal Safe Resection vs. Planned Subtotal Resection followed by Radiosurgery
Steve Giannotta
3:15 pm
Radiosurgery for Vestibular Schwannomas
John Suh
3:35 pm
Quality of Life Outcomes After Surgery and Radiosurgery for Vestibular Schwannomas
Varun Kshettry
3:55 pm
Management of Vestibular Schwannomas in Neurofibromatosis-2 (NF-2)
Neha Patel
4:15 pm
Facial Nerve Reanimation After Facial Nerve Injury
Patrick Byrne
4:35 pm
Break/Virtual Exhibits

Gliomas - Moderator: John Suh

4:50 pm
Neuropathology
Kyle Hurth
5:10 pm
Imaging of Gliomas
Mark S. Shiroishi
5:30 pm
Immunotherapy of Gliomas
Frances Chow
5:50 pm
Design and Promising approaches to Clinical Trials
Susan Chang
6:10 pm
Adjourn

A five-minute Q&A will be included in each presentation.

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