Brain and Spine Metastasis Colloquium

Friday, May 13, 2022, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m., EST
Saturday, May 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. EST

Free, Virtual, CME

Overview

The Duke Center for Brain and Spine Metastasis presents the second annual Brain and Spine Metastasis Colloquium to bring together influential, multi-disciplinary leaders in the field to learn from each other.

This year's event will feature keynote talks and discussions with more than 35 internationally renowned leaders in the field of central nervous system metastasis. This multidisciplinary colloquium will cover medical oncology, radiation oncology, palliative care, and neurosurgery, including case presentations and panel debates on emerging and pressing topics in the care of patients with brain and spine metastases.

On the Agenda

View and download the full program here

Session One: Pipelines from bench to bedside: Recent advances in the lab and their present and future impacts on patient care

Session Two: Checking privilege: Immunotherapy in the CNS

Session Three: Healing in Brain and Spine Metastasis: The patient-provider partnership

Keynote Speakers

Adrienne Boire, MD, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Susan Dawson
Patient and Patient Advocate

Peter Fecci, MD, PhD
Duke University

Anthony Galanos, MD
Duke University

Christopher A. Jones, MD
Duke University

Eric C. Leuthardt, MD
Washington University in St. Louis

Josh Neman, PhD
University of Southern California Brain Tumor Center

Dorothy Sipkins, MD, PhD
Duke University

Hussein Tawbi, MD, PhD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Manuel Valiente, PhD
Spanish National Cancer Research Center

Peter Yi, MD
Duke University

Course Directors

Leadership of the Duke Center for Brain and Spine Metastasis:

Peter Fecci, MD, PhD, Director
Carey Anders, MD, Medical Director
Rory Goodwin, MD, PhD, Surgical Director
John Kirkpatrick, MD, PhD, Radiation Director 

CME

In support of improving patient care, the Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the health care team.

Category 1: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for a maximum of 8.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurse CE: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for up to 8.75 ANCC credit hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Thank You to Our Exhibitors

A collection of logos of the sponsors of the event: AstraZeneca, Medtronic, Brainlab, Caris, and Varian

Contact

NSUEvents_questions@duke.edu