Scientific Programme

 

Skull Base

  • The unbearable lightness of honesty – complications in neurosurgery –  Anil Nanda, USA
  • Skull base masterclass – tips and tricks
  • Interactive panel discussion – Complications in skull base surgery

Oncology

  • Topic to be confirmed – Russ Lonser, USA
  • Interactive panel discussion – Complications in tumour surgery

Spine I

  • Progress in managing spinal cord injury –  Shekar Kurpad, USA
  • Interactive panel discussion – Complications in cervical spine surgery

Spine II

  • Degenerative spinal surgery – can we, and should we be doing it simply? – James van Dellen, UK
  • Interactive panel discussion – Complications in lumbar spine surgery


Chiari Demystified?

  • Chiari conundrum – Graham Fieggen, SA
  • Interactive panel discussion – Complications in Chiari malformations

HIV & TB

  • A lifetime in infectious diseases – Jerry Coovadia, South Africa
  • Interactive panel discussion – Complications in Chiari malformat

Vascular/ Trauma

  • Neurotrauma in the 21st century – Jerry Coovadia, South Africa
  • Interactive panel discussion – Complications in Cerebrovascular Neurosurgy

Ethics /Medico-legal

  • Interactive panel discussion