Webinar Library

One of the many benefits to being a member of the Pituitary Network Association is access to our Webinar Library. Listed below is all the information on our previous webinars.

 

Transsphenoidal Surgery for Cushing’s Disease

by Dr. Manish Aghi. 11/30/2022

 

Surgical Management of Functional Pituitary Tumors

by Dr. Kaisorn Chaichana.  10/17/2022

 

Pituitary Apoplexy: New Approaches to an Old Problem

by Dr. Adam Mamelak. 7/28/2022

 

Intracellular Glucocorticoid Reduction: an investigational approach to management of Cushing’s syndrome, autonomous cortisol secretion, and the side-effects of glucocorticoid medicines

by David Katz. 6/20/2022

 

Pituitary Centers of Excellence: Multidisciplinary Care for Pituitary Patients

by Paul A. Gardner, MD, Georgios Zenonos, MD, Pouneh Fazeli, MD, and Housain Mahmoud, MD.  3/31/2022

 

Pituitary Tumors

by Michael Brisman, MD  3/9/2022

 

Optimizing Patient Quality-of-Life Following Pituitary Adenoma Surgery

by Dr. Debraj “Raj” Mukherjee and Dr. Nick Rowan.  2/15/2022

 

Aggressive Pituitary Neuroendocrine Tumor: What to Know

by  Dr. Mario Zucharello and Dr. Jonathan A. Forbes. 1/19/2022

 

Advanced Technologies in Pituitary Surgery: The role of VR, AR and AI in achieving better outcomes

by Dr. Robert G. Louis 9/17/2021

 

Why do I feel lousy after treatment of my pituitary tumor?

by Dr. Kevin C.J. Yuen and Dr. Andrew S. Little.  8/26/2021

 

Recurrent Cushing Disease

by Dr. Sri Prakash L. Mokshagundam, Dr. Brian J. Williams, and Dr. Sathya S. Krishnasamy.  5/21/2021

 

A Large Single Institutional Comparison of Microscopic and Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery

by Dr. Jamie J. Van Gompel.  3/9/2021

 

Defining Quality in Pituitary Care

by Dr. Tyler J. Kenning. 1/21/2021

 

Cushing’s During Covid-19

by Dr. Mario Zucharello. 12/9/2020

 

Multiple Neuroendocrine Neoplasia (MEN) 1 and Pituitary Tumors

by Dr. Jamie J. Van Gompel.  11/30/2020

 

Recurrent Pituitary Adenomas – What are the Options?

by Dr. Rajiv Magge and  Dr. Rohan Ramakrishna. 10/13/2020

 

Expect More From Pituitary Surgery: difference-makers for post-operative outcomes

by Dr. Ahmad Sedaghat and Dr. Norbeto Andaluz. 9/23/2020

 

Indications For Surgery For Prolactinomas

by Dr. Manish Aghi. 7/26/2020

 

What Every Patient Needs to Know About Recent Advancements in Pituitary Surgery

by Dr. Georgios A. Zenonos.  7/1/2020

 

Pituitary Surgery During the COVID Pandemic

by Dr. Jamie J. Van Gompel, Dr. Garret W. Choby, and Dr. Tasha L. Welch. 5/11/2020

 

Implications of the Covid-19 Pandemic on Pituitary Patients

by Dr. Nelson M. Oyesiku.  5/10/2020

 

Resection of the Medial Wall of the Caverous Sinus: Game-changing Technique for Patients with Acromegaly

by Dr. Juan C. Fernadez-Miranda and Dr. Lawrence Katznelson.  3/6/2020

 

Perioperative Care for the Pituitary Patient: Optimizing the Surgical Experience

by Dr. Varun Kshettry.  2/18/2020

 

Management of Agressive Pituitary Tumors

by Dr. Andrew Lin. 9/18/2019

 

Rathke’s Cleft Cysts: Their Cellular Origins, Symptoms, and Indications For Surgery

by Dr. MAnish Aghi.  6/18/2019

 

Adrenal Insufficiency and the Art of Steroid Replacement

by Dr. Irina Bancos.  5/28/2019

 

Multidisciplinary Care in Acromegaly – Individualized Care Improves Patients Outcomes

by Dr. Maria Fleseriu, Dr. Justin Cetas, and Dr. Elena Varlamov.  4/4/2019

 

Does Extent of Resection Matter in Pituitary Surgery?

by Dr. James J. Van Gompel and Dr. Garret Choby.  3/13/2019

 

Hypophysitis: Old Story With a New Twist

by Dr. Luma Ghalib.  2/20/2019

 

Treatment Strategies for Prolactinomas

by Dr. James K. Liu.  2/1/2019

 

Surgical Strategies in the Treatment of Pituitary Tumors

by Dr. Mario Zuccarello and Dr. Jonathan Forbes.  12/3/2018

 

The Role of the Pathologist in the Management of the Pituitary Patient

by Dr. Sylvia Asa.  11/14/2018

 

Pituitary 101

by Dr. Kevin C.J. Yuen.  11/1/2018

 

Approach to the Patient Undergoing Pituitary Surgery

by Dr. Lawrence Katznelson and Dr. Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda.  9/26/2018

 

Cushing’s Disease: Recent Advances in Medical Therapy

by Dr. Eliza Geer.   7/18/2018

 

Pituitary Adenomas: Update of Current Diagnostic and Therapeutic Treatments

Dr. Nathan Zwagerman.  7/25/2018

 

Oxytocin and Hypopituitarism: A missing forgotten hormone

by Dr. Yuval Eisenberg.  5/31/2018

 

Preserving Function in Pituitary Surgery

by Dr. Daniel Prevedello.  5/8/2018

 

Surgical Management of Cushing’s Disease

by Dr. Russell Lonser. 4/10/2017

 

Pituitary Centers of Excellence

by Dr. Nelson Oyesiku.  1/24/2017

 

Diabetes Insipidus, Practical Review

by Dr. Luma Ghalib.  9/20/2016

 

The Genetics of Growth and Growth Disorders: From the Hypothalamus to the Ephysis

by Dr. Mitchell Geffner  8/12/2016

 

The Essentials: The Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypopituitarism

by Dr. John Carmichael.  6/30/2016

 

Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery for the Treatment of Cushing’s Disease

by Dr. Mary Koutourousiou.  6/16/2016

 

Multidisciplinary Management of Acromegaly and Its Deformities

by Dr. Edward Laws, Dr.Hasan Zaidi, and Dr. Edward Caterson.  5/19/2016

 

Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Surgery for Prolactinomas: When to Operate and What to Expect

by Dr. Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda.  12/19/2014

 

Personalized Treatment for Patients with Acromegaly

Presenter Bio Dr. Ioachimescu graduated from Carol Davila University of Medicine in Bucharest, Romania. She underwent postgraduate training in Europe in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, focusing on pituitary diseases. Dr. Ioachimescu earned a PhD in...

Headaches and Pituitary Tumors

Webinar Description The webinar, "Headaches and Pituitary Tumors" will discuss the following topics: The various types and features of headaches associated with pituitary and parasellar tumors Potential mechanisms of headache formation from pituitary and parasellar...

Pituitary Surgery for Acromegaly

Webinar Description The webinar objective will be to review the surgical indications for acromegaly surgery, including odds of a surgical cure, benefits of non-curative debulking surgery, the role for pre-surgical medical therapy, and post-operative care issues....

Psychosocial Aspects of Pituitary Disease

Webinar Description: Jessica Diller Kovler, Professor in the History of Psychology at the City University of New York, will join us to discuss a topic that is too often ignored: the mental health of pituitary patients. Learn about the symptoms before and after...

Diagnosis, Treatment and Safety of Growth Hormone Therapy in Adults

Webinar Description Adult growth hormone (GH) deficiency is a syndrome characterized by abnormal body composition of decreased muscle mass and exercise capacity, increased visceral fat, impaired quality of life, unfavorable alterations in glucose and lipid profiles...

Hypothalamic Pituitary Dysfunction in Young Athletes with Head Injury (THI)

Webinar Description: Traumatic brain Injury has been recently of great attraction to researchers, retired football players, and the public. But years before it is documented clinically the Hypothalamic pituitary Dysfunction symptoms appear at much earlier age and need...

Turning Pain Into Passion

This workbook is based on the author's personal experiences and is not to replace any medical treatments. It is designed to help you break through personal blocks and discover inside of yourself a more passionate life. Suggestion: This workbook maybe more effective in...

Hormonal Follow Up After Surgery and Effects of Long-Term Medication

Presenter Bio: Dr. Blevins' main clinical interests are in the evaluation and management of patients with various disorders of the pituitary gland and hypothalamus. He has particular expertise with regards to Cushing's syndrome and has edited a book on the subject. He...

Functional Outcomes After Surgery for Pituitary Tumors

The anatomy of the pituitary gland from a patient's and surgeon's perspective The mechanisms that allow this anatomy to cause three of the common types of symptoms that patients with lesions in the pituitary gland like nonfunctional pituitary adenomas or Rathke's...

Management of a Patient with a Prolactinoma

Laurence Katznelson, MD received his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles and performed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. He then performed a fellowship in...

Advances and Limitations of Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery

Presenter Bio Paul A. Gardner, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and Co-Director, Center for Cranial Base Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Gardner joined the faculty of the...

Pituitary Disorders and the Family

Family systems theories have influenced this turn, as it becomes clear that focusing on a problem with one family member acknowledges only one part of the affected system. In this presentation Dr. Banker will talk about what is meant by the "family system," what is...

Medical Therapy in Cushing’s Disease: New Targets, New Hope!

Learning Objectives Assess available therapies, including new medical options for Cushing's disease Evaluate patient response to therapy for Cushing's disease Discuss possible combination therapy for treatment of hypercortisolemia Presenter Bio Dr Fleseriu is an...

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