Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Johns Hopkins Pituitary Patient Day

Join us on September 24, 2011, for the 3rd Annual Patient Education Day at the Johns Hopkins Pituitary Center.

When: Saturday, September 24, 2011
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Johns Hopkins Mt. Washington Conference Center
5801 Smith Avenue,
Baltimore, MD 21209
map and directions

Patient Education Day Agenda:
9:30-10:00 AM Introduction to Sellar Masses Gary Wand, MD
10:00-10:30 AM Neuro-ophthalmological issues in pituitary patients Prem Subramanian, MD
10:30-11:00 AM Medical therapy of pituitary disease Roberto Salvatori, MD
11:00-11:30 AM Surgical Therapy of Pituitary Tumors Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, MD
11:30-12:00 PM Approach to Large Invasive Tumors Gary Gallia, MD
12:00-12:30 PM Radiotherapy of pituitary masses Kirsten Redmond, MD
12:30-01:25 PM Lunch
1:30-03:00 PM

Breakout sessions:

  1. Medical therapy (Wand/Salvatori)
  2. Surgical therapy (Gallia/Quinones)
  3. Radiation therapy (Redmond/Lim)
  4. Vision issues (Subramanian)
To RSVP, please contact Colleen Hickson at 410-614-5887 by September 9, 2011.

For more information, contact the Johns Hopkins Pituitary Center at 410-955-GLAN (4526).