Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:
Discuss adaptions, advances, and achievements in the treatment of peripheral nerve diseases.
Discuss adaptions, advances, and achievements in radiosurgery.
Discuss adaptions, advances, and achievements in functional neurosurgery.
Discuss adaptions, advances, and achievements in neurovascular surgery.
Apply these changes across neurosurgical subspecialties to their own practice.
7:00 - 7:02 am Introductions and Disclosures
Brian Lim Hoh
7:02 - 7:32 am Best of the Best Oral Abstract Presentations
7:32 - 7:47 am Adapting Findings from Rare Peripheral Nerve Diseases Can Lead to Broad Applications in Neurosurgery
Robert J. Spinner
7:47 - 8:02 am Stereotactic Radiosurgery: The Revolutionary Advance in the Treatment of Spine Metastases
Mark H. Bilsky
8:02 - 8:07 am AANS President's Talk
Frederick A. Boop
8:07 - 8:17 am NEUROSURGERY Update
Nelson M. Oyesiku
8:17 - 8:37 am Honored Guest Presentation: Pathogenesis of Chiari I - Pathophysiology of Syringomyelia: Implications for Therapy
Edward H. Oldfield
8:37 - 8:40 am Introduction of Neurosurgery Lecturer Viktor Mayer-Schonberger
Nelson M. Oyesiku
8:40 - 9:00 am Neurosurgery Lecture
Big Data's Impact on Medicine
9:00 - 10:00 am Beverage Break with Exhibitors
10:00 - 10:17 am Advancing Beyond DBS, New Avenues in Functional Neurosurgery: Adapting Endoventricular Near Infrared Illumination to Neuroprotection in Parkinson's Disease, and Achieving a Brain Driven Exoskeleton for Tetraplegic Patient
10:17 - 10:34 am Advances in Disruptive Innovation in Neurovascular Surgery
Robert H. Rosenwasser
10:34 - 10:51 am Adapting to the Rapid Transformation in Health Care: How Can We Make Patient Care Safer
Alexander R. Vaccaro
10:51 - 10:55 am Introduction of Creativity Lecturer Billy Beane