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 Neuro-Oncology Webinar Series (NOWS)

About NOWS:

Pakistan Society of Neuro-Oncology (PASNO) is organising Neuro-Oncology Webinar Series (NOWS).

Each webinar of the NOWS will be an hour. It will be held on alternate Saturdays. The format will be 30 to 40 minutes of lecture and the rest of the time to answer questions and discuss. There is no fee for the participants, but pre-registration will be required.

Our cardinal objective for organizing NOWS is to educate those taking care of brain tumor patients and those involved in brain tumor research. The ultimate goal is to improve the quality of care & management of brain tumor patients globally, focusing on Lower-and Middle-Income Countries (LMIC).

Zoom link will be shared with registered participants only.

Dr. Syed Ather Enam, Sitara-e-Imtiaz
Professor of Neurosurgery, Aga Khan University, Karachi
Founding President, Pakistan Society of Neuro-Oncology (PASNO)

Dr. Ahsan Ali Khan
Surgical Neuro-Oncology Fellow, Aga Khan University, Karachi


Neuro-Oncology Webinar Series#1:
Saturday, May 29, 2021
06:00pm to 07:00pm (Pakistan Time: GMT +5)


Topic: Insular Gliomas: Current Concepts & Surgical Nuances
Speaker: Dr. Muhammad Omar Chohan, MD
Associate Professor Neurosurgery, Neurology & Radiation Oncology
University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
Recorded Lecture: Click here




Neuro-Oncology Webinar Series#2:
Saturday, June 12, 2021
06:00pm to 07:00pm (Pakistan Time: GMT +5)


Topic: Endoscopic Resection of Pituitary Tumors:
Achieving Hormonal Cure & Avoiding Complications
Speaker: Dr. Asif Bashir, MD
Professor & Head of Neurosurgery Unit Punjab Institute of Neurosciences - PGMI / AMC Lahore General Hospital
Lahore, Pakistan
Recorded Lecture: Click here



Neuro-Oncology Webinar Series#3:
Saturday, June 26, 2021
06:00pm to 07:00pm (Pakistan Time: GMT +5)


Topic: Management of Medulloblastomas in the Contemporary Era: Balancing Cures and Quality of Cure
Speaker: Dr. Rakesh Jalali 
Medical Director and Head, Radiation Oncology 
Apollo Proton Cancer Centre 
Chennai, India
Registration and Further Information: Click here






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