10th Johns Hopkins Pituitary Patient Day

Join us on Saturday, October 13, 2018

10th Annual Johns Hopkins Pituitary Patient Day

Saturday, October 13, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location:
Johns Hopkins Mt. Washington Conference Center
5801 Smith Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21209

Attendance and parking are free, but seating is limited. Reserve your space now: Please R.S.V.P. by email (preferred) to [email protected] or by calling 410-955-3921.

Agenda

9:00 - 9:25 a.m.: Registration

9:25 - 9:30 a.m.: Welcome and acknowledgements (Roberto Salvatori, M.D.)

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.: Symptoms of Pituitary Tumors: Acromegaly, Cushing, and Non-Functioning Masses (Roberto Salvatori, M.D.)

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.: Effects of Pituitary Tumors on Vision (Amanda Henderson, M.D.)

10:30 - 11:00 a.m.: A Patient's Story (to be announced)

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.: The Nose: the Door to Access the Pituitary Gland (Murray Ramanathan, M.D.)

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Surgery for Pituitary Tumors: Images from the Operating Room (Gary Gallia, M.D., Ph.D.)

12:00 - 12:30 p.m.: Radiation Therapy for Cushing, Acromegaly and Non-Functioning Tumors: When Needed, A Good Option (Kristin Redmond, M.D.)

12:30 - 1:25 p.m.: Lunch

1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Round Table Discussions:

  • Acromegaly
  • Cushing Disease
  • Non-Functioning Adenomas
  • Craniopharyngiomas and Rathke's Cysts



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