Evolving Brain Tumor Treatment and Care

Date:
5/05/2018
Time:
Registration: 8-8:30am; Program: 8:30am-12:45pm
Location:

University Hospital – Health Sciences Learning Center
600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI (Map and directions)
Free parking available

Registration:

There is no charge to attend this event.

For more information:

Ranee Williams-Toycen at Williams@humonc.wisc.edu or (608) 265-8584.

This event will provide empowering information for people living with malignant, benign or metastatic brain tumors, and their families and caregivers.

  • Hear about the latest advances in benign and malignant brain tumor treatments
  • Gain an understanding of brain anatomy and function
  • Understand the valuable role of caregiving for brain tumor patients

Program Agenda

  • 8:00-8:30am: Registration
  • 8:30-8:45am: Welcome
  • 8:45-9:30am: Lori Dubenske, PhD: “From Combatting to Coping with Brain Tumor”
  • 9:30-10:15am: Rama Maganti, MD: “Medical Therapies for Seizures in Brain Tumor Patients”
  • 10:15-10:45am: Break
  • 10:45-11:30am: Break Out Sessions (please choose one)
    • Steven Howard, MD: "Reirradiation: Once Unthinkable—Now—Almost Standard of Care"
    • Azam Ahmed, MD: “Combined Surgical Approaches: The Synergy of a Multidisciplinary Approach”
  • 11:30-11:45am: Break
  • 11:45am-12:30pm: Aaron Field, MD: “Brain Tumor Imaging: Mapping Anatomy and Function for Treatment Planning”
  • 12:30-12:45pm: Wrap up

Kindly register by April 27

 

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