Day 2 | Saturday, Feb 2, 2019

SATURDAY MORNING SESSION

TUMOR

Time Agenda
8:00 - 8:15 AM Frailty Predicts Worse Outcomes for Meningioma Patients Undergoing Resection Irrespective of Age
BRIANNA THERIAULT, MS3, Valhalla, NY
Brianna Theriault, Julia Pazniokas, Meic Schmidt, Chad Cole, Chirag Gandhi, Fawaz Al - Mulfti, Christian Bowers
8:15 - 8:20 AM Discussion
8:20 - 8:35 AM Evaluation of Cost and Survival in Intracranial Gliomas Using the Value Driven Outcome Database: A Retrospective Cohort Analysis
HERSCHEL WILDE, B.S., Salt Lake City, UT
Herschel Wilde, Mohammed Azab, Abdullah Abunimer, Hussam Abou - Al - Shaar, Michael Karsy, Jian Guan, Sarah Menacho, Randy Jensen
8:35 - 8:40 AM Discussion
8:40 - 8:55 AM Preoperative Meningioma Embolization Is Safe but Costs More Than Non - Embolization Resections: A Multi -Center Retrospective Matched Case - Controlled Study
JOHN V. WAINWRIGHT, MD, Valhalla, NY
Anubhav AMin, John Wainwright, Ilya Rybkin, Hussam Abou Al - Shaar, Fawaz Al - Mulfti, Justin Santarelli, Chirag Gandhi, Meic Schmidt, Raj Murali, William Couldwell, Christian Bowers
8:55 - 9:00 AM Discussion
9:00 - 9:20 AM Early Experience of a Developing Skull Base Team Using the Endoscopic Endonasal as Primary Treatment for Giant (>4cm) Pituitary Adenomas
NATHAN T. ZWAGERMAN, MD, Milwaukee, WI
Nathan Zwagerman, David Poetker, Christopher Long
9:20 - 9:25 AM Discussion
9:25 - 9:40 AM IDH1R132H Is Intrinsically Tumor - Suppressive but Functionally Attenuated by the Glutamate - Rich Cerebral Environment
L. ERIC HUANG, MD, PhD, Salt Lake City, UT
Patricia Tiburcio, David Gillespie, Randy Jensen, Eric Huang
9:40 - 9:45 AM Discussion
9:45 - 10:00 AM Effect of Patient Age on Glioblastoma Treatment Costs: A Value Driven Outcome Database Analysis
BRANDON SHERROD, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Brandon Sherrod, Nicholas Gamboa, Christopher Wilkerson, Michael Karsy, Randy Jensen, Sarah Menacho
10:00 - 10:05 AM Discussion
10:05 - 10:25 AM Creating and Executing a Neurosurgical Mission Trip
JAYSON NEIL, MD, Overland Park, KS
Jayson Neil
10:25 - 10:30 AM Discussion
10:30 - 11:15 AM Global Neurosurgery: Closing the Disparity Gap through the 3T's
MICHAEL HAGLUND, MD, PHD, MACM.,, Raleigh, NC
Michael Haglund
11:15 - 11:20 AM Discussion
11:20 AM Adjourn

SATURDAY AFTERNOON SESSION

SPINE

Time Agenda
4:00 - 4:15 PM Insurance Status and Other Factors Associated with Hospital Length of Stay in Patients Undergoing Primary Lumbar Spine Surgery
JOSE DOMINGUEZ, MD, Valhalla, NY
Jose Dominguez, Piyush Kalakoti, Xintong Chen, Kaisen Yao, Nam Lee, Meic Schmidt, Chad Cole, Chirag Gandhi, Fawaz Al - Mulfti, Christian Bowers
4:15 - 4:20 PM Discussion
4:20 - 4:35 PM Spinal Epidural Abscess Patients Have Higher Modified Frailty Indices than Back Pain Patients upon Emergency Room Presentation: A Retrospective Case - Control Study
JOSE DOMINGUEZ, MD, Valhalla, NY
Jose Dominguez, Xintong Chen, Donna Koo, Bhawneet Chadha, Joo Lee, Akshitha Yarrabothula, Naina Rao, Anusha Adkoli, Chad Cole, Chirag Gandhi, Fawaz Al - Mufti, Ivan Miller, Christian Bowers, Meic Schmidt
4:35 - 4:40 PM Discussion
4:40 - 4:55 PM Early and Late Complications in Surgical Correction of Proximal Junctional Kyphosis
CHRIS WILKERSON, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Christopher Wilkerson, Michael Karsy, Brandon Sherrod, Hussam Abou - Al - Shaar, Mohammed Azab, Darrel Brodke, Marcus Mazur, Andrew Dailey
4:55 - 5:00 PM Discussion
5:00 - 5:15 PM How to Transect the C2 Root for the C1 Lateral Mass Screw Placement: An Under - Appreciated Variable in Outcome
JEFFREY FLORMAN, MD, Portland, ME
Jeffrey Florman, Deborah Cushing, Emma England, Elbert White
5:15 - 5:20 PM Discussion
5:20 - 5:35 PM Addition of Fusion to Decompression for Grade I Degenerative Lumbar Spondylolisthesis Is Associated with Greater Patient - Reported Outcome Improvements at 24 - Month Follow - up: A Multicenter Study Using the Quality Outcomes Database
JIAN GUAN, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Erica Bisson, Jian Guan, Mohamad Bydon, Mohammed Alvi, Steven Glassman, Kevin Foley, Eric Potts, Christopher Shaffrey, Mark Shaffrey, Domagoj Coric, John Knightly, Paul Park, Michael Wang, Kai - Ming Fu, Jonathan Slotkin, Anthony Asher, Michael Virk, Panagiotis Kerezoudis, Regis Haid, Andrew Chan, Praveen Mummaneni
5:35 - 5:40 PM Discussion
5:40 - 5:55 PM Management of Severe Pediatric Spinal Deformity: A Safe and Effective Approach
MOHAMMED ALSHAREEF, MD, Charleston, SC
Mohammed Alshareef, Richard Gross
5:55 - 6:00 PM Discussion
6:00 - 6:15 PM The Use of Tethers to Mitigate Proximal Junctional Kyphosis in Adult Spinal Deformity
MARCUS MAZUR, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Marcus Mazur
7:00 PM Heilbrun Family Dinner and Warren Miller Ski Movie

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