University of Wisconsin–Madison

14th Annual Skull Base Course – May 20th and 21st

Register by Thursday May 19th for Friday, Saturday or both!

Friday, May 20:

Saturday, May 21:

Friday’s Agenda

8:30 – 8:35Mustafa K. Baskaya, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
8:35 – 8:45Ulas Cikla, MD
Harvard University
 “Endovascular Treatment or Microsurgery, which one is Better?” (Virtual)
8:45 – 9:05Reza Dashti, MD, PhD
Stony Brook University Hospital
 “STA -MCA bypass”
9:05 – 9:20Nirav Patel, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
 “Combo Endo and Open Surgery, with Intent, and for Salvage for Challenging Aneurysms”
9:20 – 9:35Hirad S. Hedayat, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin
 “Microsurgical Treatment of Recurrent Endovascularly Treated Aneurysms”
9:35 – 9:55Mustafa K. Baskaya, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Roberto Heros: Wisdom, Courage, and Responsibility of a Shokunin”
9:55 – 10:10Nirav Patel, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
 “Microsurgery for Speech Area Brain AVMs, Techniques to Provide Safe Cure, Illustrated in 4 Cases”
10:10 – 10:30Angela Richardson, MD
University of Indiana
 “Subtemporal Approaches, Near and Far”
10:30 – 10:50Mustafa K. Baskaya, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Microsurgical Principles of AVM Surgery”
10:50 – 11:00Nirav Patel, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
 “Pure Arterial Malformations Benign or Dangerous Aneurysms?  How can we tell?
11:00 – 11:20Junichi Yamamoto, MD
Albany Medical Center
 “Importance of preservation of the subcallosal artery in clipping of anterior communicating artery aneurysms”
11:20 – 11:40Andrew Bauer, MD 
University of Oklahoma
 “Complex Bypass Reconstruction Techniques for Aneurysm Treatment”
11:40 – 12:00Mustafa K. Baskaya, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Microsurgical Principles of Acoustic Neuroma Treatment”
12:00 – 12:10Nirav Patel, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
 “WEB Treated, Occluded, Delayed Ruptured ACOM Aneurysm, with Clipping”
12:10 – 12:30Roham Moftakhar, MD
Prisma Health Richland Hospital
 “Resection of Brainstem Cavernous Malformations”
12:30 – 1:00LUNCH BREAK
1:00 – 1:15Gillian Harrison, MD
St Vincent Hospital & Health Services
 “Case Presentations – EEA for CAV Sinus Mass and Transorbital for Meningioma”
1:15 – 1:30 Redi Rahmani, MD
University of Rochester
 “The Mandibular Fossa Approach to the Clivus and Anterior Brainstem”
1:30 – 1:40Nirav Patel, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
 “Insular AVM Surgery, Through the Sylvian Fissure we see Everything Needed”
1:40 – 2:00Tomas Garzon-Muvdi, MD
Emory University School of Medicine
 “Cavernous Sinus Approaches and Dissection with Clinical Correlates”
2:00 – 2:15Osaama H. Khan, MD
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
 “Surgical Case Presentations”
2:15 – 2:25Jayunkumar Shah, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Microsurgical Resection of a Petrous Apex Meningioma via Kawase Approach.”
2:25 – 2:35Akram Eraky, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Translabyrinthine Approach to Acoustic Neuroma: Cadaveric Dissection and a Case Presentation”
2:35 – 2:45Gokce Hatipoglu Majernik, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “In-situ occlusion of a ruptured thalamic AVM”
2:45 – 3:00 Mehmet Sabri Gurbuz, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Anterior clinoidectomy: A step by step anatomical description”
3:00 – 3:15Abdullah Keles, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Microneurosurgery Skills Laboratory Training”
3:15 – 3:30Sima Sayyahmelli, MD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 “Staged Surgery for Residual Recurrent Spheno Orbito Cavernous Petroclival Meningioma; Perseverance in Complicated Circumstances”