Johns Hopkins Pituitary Patient Day

Join us on Saturday, September 28, 2013, for the 5th Annual Patient Education Day at the Johns Hopkins Pituitary Center.
 
When: Saturday, September 28, 2013
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Johns Hopkins Mt. Washington Conference Center 5801 Smith Avenue Baltimore, MD 21209
 
 

Patient Education Day Agenda:

9:30 - 10:00 AM REGISTRATION
10:00 - 10:25 AM What is the pituitary gland, where it is located, what it does, and what can go wrong Gary Wand, MD
10:30 - 10:50 AM How pituitary tumors can affect your vision Prem Subramanian, MD, PhD Vivek Patel, MD, PhD
10:50 - 11:10 AM Cushing disease journey: a patient’s perspective Stacey Hardy
11:15 - 11:40 AM Surgery for Pituitary tumors: from very tiny to very large Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, MD Gary Gallia, MD, PhD Alessandro Olivi, MD
11:40 - 12:00 PM Radiation therapy: when, why, and how Lawrence Kleinberg, MD Kristen Redmond, MD
12:05 - 12:25 PM The medications you may be taking (new and old ones): what you need to know Roberto Salvatori, MD
12:30 - 1:25 PM Lunch
1:30 - 3:00 PM PM Round table sessions: 1) Medical therapy (Wand/Salvatori) 2) Surgical therapy (Quinones/Gallia/Olivi) 3) Radiation therapy (Redmond/Kleinberg/Lim) 4) Vision issues (Subramanian/Patel)
 
*This schedule is subject to change
 
Please R.S.V.P. by September 13, 2013, vie email (preferred) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or to Alison Dimick at 410-955-3921.
 
Reservations will be taken on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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