Introduction to Cranial Neurosurgery and Advanced Radiosurgery (Feb, 2018)
Introduction to Cranial Neurosurgery and Advanced Radiosurgery is organized by Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education and will be held during Feb 12 - 16, 2018 at Cleveland Clinic - Gamma Knife Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 36.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
This education experience provides an opportunity to expand the practitioner’s range of treatment options to include this precise form of stereotactic radiosurgery. The course will provide hands-on sessions with experts experienced in radiosurgery. At the conclusion of the week, participants will receive a certificate of course attendance.
The target audience for this medical event is Neurosurgeons, medical physicists, radiation oncologists, neurootolaryn-golists, dosimetrists, radiation therapists who have little or no experience with radiosurgery.
This educational experience provides an opportunity to extend the experienced practitioner’s range of treatment options to include this more advanced form of stereotactic radiosurgery. Participants will become familiar with the new features when upgrading from previous models. At the conclusion of the three days, participants will receive a certificate of course attendance. Radiosurgery training is a prerequisite.
Neurosurgeons, medical physicists, radiation oncologists, neurootolaryngolists and other health care professionals experienced in radiosurgery.
Both Introductory and Upgrade Course Objectives are :
• Identify the basic principles and biophysics of radiosurgery and how they apply to day-to-day patient treatment.
• Review the clinical indications, parameters of treatment, and outcomes of radiosurgery.
• Recognize radiation safety issues and principles, as well as become familiar with the emergency procedures as they pertain to radiosurgery.
• Apply the principles of stereotactic frame application, imaging, and use of radiosurgery treatment hardware.
Note: Upgrade Course Date Feb 14 - 15, 2018
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|physicians and physicists||11 Feb,2018||USD 6000.00|
|radiation therapists and nurses||11 Feb,2018||USD 3000.00|
|Advanced Radiosurgery (3 days)||11 Feb,2018||USD 3000.00|