This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accrediation Council for Continuing Medial Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the AANS and the Richard Lende Winter Neurosurgery Conference. The AANS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

AANS Disclaimer

The material presented at this meeting has been made available by the Richard Lende Winter Neurosurgery Conference and the AANS for educational purposes only. The material is not intended to represent the only, nor necessarily the best, method or procedure appropriate for the medical situations discussed, but rather it is intended to present an approach, view, statement, or opinion of the faculty, which may be helpful to others who face similar situations.

Neither the content (whether written or oral) of any course, seminar or other presentation in the program, nor the use of a specific product in conjunction therewith, nor the exhibition of any materials by any parties coincident with the program, should be construed as indicating endorsement or approval of the views presented, the products used, or the materials exhibited by the Richard Lende Winter Conference and jointly sponsored by the AANS, or its Committees, Commissions, or Affiliates.

Neither the AANS nor the Richard Lende Winter Neurosurgery Conference makes any statements, representations or warranties (whether written or oral) regarding the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) status of any product used or referred to in conjunction with any course, seminar or other presentation being made available as part of the Richard Lende Winter Neurosurgery Conference. Faculty members shall have sole responsibility to inform attendees of the FDA status of each product that is used in conjunction with any course, seminar or presentation and whether such sue of the product is in compliance with FDA regulations.

2019 Annual Meeting Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Formulate treatment plans for patients with brain tumors

  2. Describe surgical treatments and outcomes related to vascular disease.

  3. Describe current surgical techniques and options pertaining to spinal surgery.

Future Meeting Dates

January 31 – February 4, 2020


The 2019 Richard Lende CME Attendance Verification is available on-line at:

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