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AANS 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting

The 2022 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting, organized by the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, will be held from April 29 – May 2, 2022, in Philadelphia, PA. This year’s theme is The Culture of Neurosurgery and will feature community sessions, prominent speakers, exhibitions and more.

The 2022 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting is organized by the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and will be held from April 29 – May 2, 2022, in Philadelphia, PA. This year’s theme is The Culture of Neurosurgery.

The event features prominent speakers from a variety of backgrounds, and over a dozen concurrent community sessions will examine new literature, controversies and innovative technology in the field. Participants will hear from neurosurgical experts throughout the conference with practical clinic sessions, international symposiums, research forums, panel discussions and more.

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Bob S. Carter, MD, PhD
Chief, Neurosurgery Service, Mass General

William T. Curry, MD
Co-director, Mass General Neuroscience
Director, Neurosurgical Oncology, Mass General
Chief Medical Officer, Mass General/Mass General Physicians Organization

Frederick G. Barker, MD
Neurosurgeon, Department of Neurosurgery, Mass General

Thursday, April 28: 1:50 PM – 2:44 PM
Heros Symposium Moderator: Session III – Courage of Intellectual Honesty

Saturday, April 30: 4:49 PM – 4:59 PM
Scientific Session Speaker: Session II, Tumor – Melting Craniopharyngiomas Away

Monday, May 2: 7:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Community Moderator: Neurosurgical 511 Glioblastomay

John Shin, MD
Director, Spinal Deformity and Spine Oncology, Mass General Cancer Center

Thursday, April 28: 5:30 PM – 5:39 PM
Sonntag Symposium Speaker: Reconstruction Strategies After En Bloc Resection for Primary Spinal Tumors

Friday, April 29: 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Faculty: Practical Clinic 207 – You Are Never Too Old for Surgery: Spine Management in an Aging Population

Sunday, May 1: 4:45 PM – 4:54 PM
Spine Section Session Speaker: L4/5 Spondy: How I Treat It, and Why

Monday, May 2: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Community Moderator: Neurosurgical Community 502 – Cervical Spinal Deformity

Theresa Williamson, MD
Neurosurgeon, Department of Neurosurgery, Mass General

Presentation – Augmedics

Justin Brown, MD
Neurosurgeon, Department of Neurosurgery, Mass General

Sunday, May 1: 3:08 PM – 3:27 PM
Peripheral Nerves Section Session Speaker: Clinical Quandaries: Reconstruction Options for Terrible Nerve Injuries

Sunday, May 1: 4:19 PM – 4:42 PM
Peripheral Nerves Abstract Session Moderator: Top Abstracts

Monday, May 2: 1:00 PM – 1:29 PM
Community 505 Panelist: How to Avoid the PN Land Grab – Developing a Working Relationship With Orthopedics and Plastics

Kristopher Kahle, MD
Director, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Mass General

Monday, May 2: 2:29 PM – 2:48 PM
Community 509 Speaker: Using Big Data Science for Hydrocephalus Treatment and Prevention