Saturday 20 February Day 3: Parallel Sessions

Neurosurgery Track

Session 1: Skull base
1pm to 1.30pm Lecture Surgical Treatment of Lesions at the Foramen Magnum Dr. Antonio Bernardo
1.30pm to 1.50pm Lecture Acoustic Schwannoma: How to Improve Outcome Dr. Amir Al Shurbaji
1.50pm to 2.10pm Lecture The Role of Radiosurgery in the Treatment of Vestibular Schwannomas Dr. Sait Sirin
2.10pm to 2.30pm Lecture Gamma Knife Microradiosurgery for Vestibular Schwannomas Dr. Motohiro Hayashi
2.30pm to 2.50pm Lecture Minimally Invasive Approaches to the Anterior Skull Base Dr. Ali Ayyad
2.50pm to 3.10pm Lecture Spheno-Orbital Meningiomas Dr. Ibrahim Sbeih
3.10pm to 3.30pm Lecture Keyhole Craniotomy For Excision of Tumors and Clipping of Aneurysm in Children: An Analysis of Eight Procedures Dr. Ali Al Maashani
3.30pm to 3.50pm Lecture Trans-sphenoidal Approach for Pituitary Tumors: King Hussein Medical Center, Jordan Dr. Amir Al Shurbaji
3.50pm to 4pm Panel Discussion
4pm to 4.30pm Break
Session 2: Oncology
4.30pm to 5pm Lecture Multi-colored Microscopy and the Use of Multiple Fluorescent Agents in Onocologic Neurosurgery Dr. Cleopatra Charalampaki
5pm to 5.20pm Lecture Petroclival Meningiomas: personal experience Dr. Ibrahim Sbeih
5.20pm to 5.40pm Lecture Subependymoma of the Spinal Cord: A Challenge for Neurosurgeons Dr. Makoto Taniguchi
5.40pm to 6pm Lecture Microsurgical Anatomical Tips Useful for Removal of Spinal Ependymoma Dr. Makoto Taniguchi
6pm to 6.20pm Lecture Operative Strategies for Spinal Tumors Dr. Rafeed Al Drous
6.20pm to 6.40pm Lecture Radiosurgery for the Metastatic Tumors of the Spine Dr. Sait Sirin
6.40pm to 7pm Discussion and Closing Remarks