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2018 Multidisciplinary Spine Oncology Symposium



Don't miss out! Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center invites you to attend the 2018 Multidisciplinary Spine Oncology Symposium on Friday-Saturday, April 13-14, 2018, at Zuckerman Research Center in New York City.

The multidisciplinary series of lectures will provide information about the diagnosis and treatment of patients with spinal tumors. Surgical, interventional, radiation and pharmacological treatment options will be discussed. The course will consist of a series of lectures and case studies. View the scientific program and faculty.

Educational Objectives:

  • Review the diagnosis and treatment of primary and metastatic spinal tumors
  • Discuss the decision framework developed for the treatment of spinal tumors
  • Provide an overview of the radiology, radiation and medical oncology, surgery and pain management treatment options available for patients with spinal tumors

Don't miss out - only two weeks left to register.

Register online now

MSK Course Directors 

Ilya Laufer, MD
Ilya Laufer, MD
Department of Neurosurgery
Yoshiya (Josh) Yamada, MD
Yoshiya (Josh) Yamada, MD
Department of Radiation Oncology

MSK Course Faculty 

Christopher Barker, MD
Ori Barzilai, MD
Mark H. Bilsky, MD
Patrick J. Boland, MD
Nicola Fabbri, MD
Azeez Farooki, MD
Amitabh Gulati, MD
Daniel S. Higginson, MD
Andrew Lin, MD
Eric Lis, MD
Lisa Ruppert, MD
Adam Schmitt, MD 
Stephen B. Solomon, MD

Invited Course Faculty 

Raphaele Charest-Morin, MD
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec
Quebec City, Canada

Nicolas Dea, MD, MSc
Vancouver General Hospital
The University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada

Charles Fisher, MD, MHSC
Vancouver General Hospital
Vancouver Coastal Health
The University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada

Amol J. Ghia, MD
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas  

John E. O’Toole, MD, MS
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

Kristin Redmond, MD, MPH
The Johns Hopkins Hospital 
Baltimore, Maryland 

Laurence D. Rhines, MD
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas  

Arjun Sahgal, MD
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Daniel Sciubba, MD
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland

John Shin, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Claudio E. Tatsui, MD
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas  

Jorrit-Jan Verlaan, MD
University Medical Center Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands

Michael S. Virk, MD, PhD
New York Presbyterian -
Weill Cornell Medical Center
New York, New York

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