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PRESENTATION

"Surgical and Medical Management of Cancer Metastatic to the Central Nervous System"

Shawn Hervey-Jumper, MD, FAANS [profile]
Neurosurgeon
Associate Professor, UCSF Department of Neurological Surgery
Associate Director, UCSF Neurosurgery Residency Program
Medical Director, UCSF Neurosurgery
Director, Glial Tumor Neuroplasticity Research Laboratory
Co-Director, Sheri Sobrato Brisson Brain Cancer Survivorship Program
Principal Investigator, UCSF Brain Tumor Center
Weill Institute for Neurosciences | Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Mariza Daras, MD [profile]
Neuro-oncologist
Associate Professor, UCSF Department of Neurology
UCSF Division of Neuro-Oncology
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Michelle E. Melisko, MD [profile]
Breast oncologist
Professor, Department of Medicine

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing this course, attendees will have improved their skills and strategies for:

  • Understanding the circumstances in which focal therapies, such as surgery or stereotactic radiosurgery, are likely to benefit patients with brain metastases
  • Understanding symptom management in patients with brain metastases and current and emerging cancer-directed therapeutic options, including systemic cytotoxic chemotherapy, targeted agents and immune checkpoint inhibitors
  • Determining optimal multimodal treatments for patients with new and recurrent brain metastases
  • Reviewing current management of leptomeningeal disease in breast cancer and other solid tumors

REGISTRATION

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