In gratitude of the loyal support of our members, the CNS is offering complimentary 2021 Annual Meeting registration to all members! Learn more.

  • 2022 Tumor Complications Course

    About The Event

    The 2021 Tumor Complication Course has been postponed, and will be re-scheduled for January of 2022.  Check back for more information!

    Course Description:

    This course provides a peer review forum for the discussion of complications related to brain tumor surgery. Clinical decisions, operative techniques, and equipment-related issues will be discussed in order to pass along lessons learned, point out safety concerns, and improve the surgical management of patients with brain tumors.  The impact of complications on patients and surgeon’s well being will also be addressed

    Directors: Constantinos G. Hadjipanayis, Mount Sinai; Maryam Rahman, University of Florida; and Ganesh Rao, Baylor College of Medicine

    Course Faculty:
    Mitchel S. BergerUniversity of California, San Francisco
    William T. Curry Jr.Massachusetts General Hospital
    Constantinos G. Hadjipanayis, Mount Sinai Union Square/Beth Israel Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
    Daniel M. Prevedello, The Ohio State University, Medical Center
    Jacques J. Morcos, Lois Pope Life Center/University of Miami
    Maryam Rahman, University of Florida College of Medicine 
    Ganesh Rao, Baylor College of Medicine

    Pamela Jones was previously included in the faculty list but will not be in attendance.

    Learning Objectives:​

    Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to:

    • Recognize factors that lead to complications and poor outcomes when treating brain tumors
    • Discuss strategies for complication avoidance and management
    • Identify the impact of complications on patient quality of life
    • Discuss how complications impact physician wellness

    Accreditation Statement:

    The Congress of Neurological Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation Statement:

    The CNS designation this live activity for a maximum of 9.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Agenda and faculty subject to change

    Hotel Information:

    Coming Soon!!

    Registration Rates:

    Registration TypeAdvance RateRegular Rate
    Physician Member $750 $850
    Physician Non-member $1,250 $1,350
    Residents/Fellows $500 $500


    Congress of Neurological Surgeons
    Phone: 847-240-2500
    Toll-free: 877-517-1CNS
    Fax: 847-240-0804
    Email: meetings@cns.org

We use cookies to improve the performance of our site, to analyze the traffic to our site, and to personalize your experience of the site. You can control cookies through your browser settings. Please find more information on the cookies used on our site. Privacy Policy