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Courses

2022 AHN Neurosurgical Courses

Temporal Bone Microanatomy and Hands-On Dissection Workshop 

April 22-23, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

The Temporal Bone Workshop is an intensive two-day course during which medical and surgical otologic issues will be reviewed with hands-on anatomic sessions.  Participants will have the opportunity to individually practice temporal bone dissection and various otologic operative techniques.  This Workshop is intended for otolaryngologists interested in the most recent developments in temporal bone surgical techniques.

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17th Annual Dr. Walter Grand Neurosurgical Forum at Ponte Vedra

April 21-23, 2022
Ponte Vedra, FL

The 17th Annual Dr. Walter Grand Neurosurgical Forum is an informal conference where neurosurgeons are invited to discuss topics of their choice in a collegial atmosphere and focus on topics not generally covered in the national meetings.  The conference is open to attending doctors, residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and lab staff; and while the conference is a neurosurgical conference, doctors in neurology, anesthesiology and other specialties are welcome to attend.

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High-Yield Neurosurgery Sub-Internship Preparatory Course 

April 23 and 24 OR May 7 and 8
Zoom

The AHN Neurosurgery department is hosting a resident-led two-day course geared towards third-year medical students to help prepare for their sub-I’s in Neurosurgery.

The course is open to medical students across all years with an interest in neurosurgery and will include everything you need to know to succeed in your sub-I’s, such as neuroanatomy, neuroradiology, neurocritical care, management strategist, and expectations of a sub-I.

Join us if you want to shine in your sub-I’s, learn about neurosurgery, meet our residents at AHN, and/or ask any other questions you might have. 

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2022 Castellvi Spine Symposium

May 4-7, 2022
Duck Key, FL

The Castellvi Spine Symposium is designed for surgeons and non-operative clinicians with specific interest in disorders of the spine.  Distinguished faculty will present the latest advances in the field.  Topics covered will include stem cell therapy, complex reconstruction, artificial disc replacement, use of biologics, spine biomechanics, management of complications, treatment modalities for osteoporosis and emerging technologies.

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AHN / Aesculap Academy CSF Dynamics and Disorders

October 21-22, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

Cerebrospinal fluid dynamics and specifically Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH) continues to be an ongoing challenge for both the clinicians and the patients.  For the clinicians, the last decade has been a discovery period with extensive research and continuous dialogue to gain understanding of this clinical condition.  There is an increasing need to develop protocols and clinical standards for the diagnosed and undiagnosed NPH patients.

This course will serve as a platform of shared expertise and experience in regards to the diagnosis and management of this condition. The course concept will provide theoretical and practical training on the safe application of the Aesculap products.  This is designed for both practicing general neurosurgeons, residents and any advanced practice provider wanting to gain knowledge and discuss this challenging condition in a hybrid of didactic and collaborative environment.

Registration information will be available soon

 

Pittsburgh Spine Summit

August 11-13, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

Annual course focused on highlighting the advancements in spine surgery with a focus on hands-on experience with surgical techniques and the latest technology.  The course gathers experts from the field of spine, both Neurosurgical and Orthopedic, to provide instruction on the many approaches to complex spine pathology.  There is also a strong and varied industry presence with access to the newest technology in spine surgery, both presently available and on the horizon.

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Temporal Bone Microanatomy and Hands-On Dissection Workshop

October 14-15, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

The Temporal Bone Workshop is an intensive two-day course during which medical and surgical otologic issues will be reviewed with hands-on anatomic sessions.  Participants will have the opportunity to individually practice temporal bone dissection and various otologic operative techniques.  This Workshop is intended for otolaryngologists interested in the most recent developments in temporal bone surgical techniques.

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Stroke Symposium

October 21, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

The AHN Stroke Symposium is designed to provide education on current, evidence-based practice knowledge across the continuum of stroke care.  This annual event is aimed at assisting with educational requirements for nurses, providers, therapists and other health care professionals who care for stroke patients. A variety of educational methods will be used by our faculty of experts during the conference.

We offer the symposium both virtual and in-person.

We offer PSNA contact hours.

Registration information will be available soon

 

Microscopic and Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Skull Base Surgery and Vascular Bypass Course

November 3-5, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

Annual course focused on microsurgical and endoscopic skull base approaches to tumors and vascular pathology.  This course is taught by leaders in skull base neurosurgery and ENT with emphasis on hands-on learning.   The course takes place at the AHN Center for the Surgical Arts, a state-of-the-art cadaveric dissection lab, with direct guidance and instruction from the many national and international experts present at the course.

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