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NY State Neurosurgical Society 2021 Annual Meeting

The New York State Neurosurgical Society will hold its 2021 Annual Meeting on May 7, 2021

***This is a virtual event***

This meeting is approved for 3.0 AMA PRA Category I Credits

The program will include:

9:00-9:10am
David H. Harter, MD
Opening Remarks

9:10-9:30am
Brian H. Kopell, MD
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

“Neuromodulation in the Era of Personalized Medicine”

9:30-9:50am
Douglas Kondziolka, MD
Gray Family Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Updates from ABNS

9:50-10:00am
Michael H. Brisman, MD
Neurological Surgery PC

Socio-Economic Updates

10:00-10:10am
Break

10:10-10:40am
Nicholas Theodore, MD, MS

Keynote Speaker
Director, Neurological Spine Surgery
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Johns Hopkins University Medical Center

“Engineering the Future of Spinal Surgery”

10:40-11:00am
Daniel A. Orringer, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

“Harnessing AI and Optics to Take the Guess Work Out of Brain Tumor Surgery”

11:00-11:15am
Bonnie L. Litvack, MD
Immediate Past President, MSSNY

2020-2021 MSSNY Updates

11:15-11:25am
Break

11:25-11:45am
Katie O. Orrico, Esq

Director, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Director, Congress of Neurological Surgeons

“Working for You in Washington: Neurosurgery, Health Policy, Advocacy and Policy”

11:45-12:05pm
Richard C.E. Anderson, MD
Neurosurgeons of NJ
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

“Guardians of the Spine: What Does the Future Hold”

12:05-12:25pm
Peter D. Angevine, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Columbia University Medical Center

“Sagittal Spinal Alignment and Clinical Outcome: Uncertainty and Variability”

12:25-12:35pm
David H. Harter, MD
Closing Remarks

***You must pre-register by May 5, 2021***

We understand the difficult challenges that neurosurgeons are facing during these uncertain times. Therefore, the Society is waiving the registration fee for all our members.

IF YOU ARE A MEMBER and would like to register, submit your name, email address and phone number to Sara Vera at nysneurosurgicalsociety@gmail.com.

If you submit a membership application prior to the meeting with the new member fee of $200, the meeting registration fee will be waived.

Registration Fees:

Non-Member, Attending Neurosurgeon: $75         

Neurosurgical Residents, PAs & NPs: $35


Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Requirements and Policies of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) through the joint providership of the Westchester Academy of Medicine and the NYS NEUROSURGICAL SOCIETY.
The Westchester Academy of Medicine is accredited by MSSNY to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians.

The Westchester Academy of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category I Credits(tm).
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.