Inova Symposium on Multidisciplinary Management of Brain Tumors
October 8th, 2021
Kevin S. Choe, MD, PhD
Medical Director, CNS Radiation Oncology
Center for Advanced Radiation Oncology and Proton Therapy
Inova Schar Cancer Institute
Adam L. Cohen, MD, MS
Co-Director of Neuro-Oncology
Director of Brain Tumor Research
Inova Schar Cancer Institute
Mateo Ziu, MD, MBA, FAANS
Associate Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Neurosurgeon –Specialist in Neurosurgical Oncology
Medical Director, Brain and Spine Tumor Program
Inova Neurosciences, Inova Schar Cancer Center
This conference will address the needs among oncologic and neurologic clinicians in the management of patients with brain tumors. Participants will gain knowledge in the treatment and management of skull base surgery, imaging, nutrition, proton radiation therapy and more. Leading national experts in the field will share evidence-based approaches they utilize to treat neuro-oncologic patients. This conference is designed for physicians, advanced practice providers and healthcare professionals related to neurology, oncology, nutrition, neurosurgery, pathology, radiation oncology, supportive care, and rehabilitation. Patients and caregivers are also welcome to attend.
1. To discuss a deeper analysis of pathophysiologic processes and insights to better diagnose, classify, stratify, and prognosticate brain tumors, and to assess their response to therapy.
2. Categorize and discuss brain tumor diagnosis, mechanism of dissemination and pathogenesis.
3. Classify advancements in imaging technology, surgical techniques, strategies for precisely targeted radiation delivery, and chemotherapy regimens have led to improvements in outcome for children with several types of brain tumors, such as medulloblastoma.
Who Should Attend
Advanced practice providers
Primary Care Physicians
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