CME Course

3rd Annual Andrew T. Parsa Memorial Symposium

Columbia University Department of Neurosurgery

LIFE AFTER NEUROSURGERY RESIDENCY:

PRACTICAL ADVICE ON HOW TO BE SUCCESSFUL

 

June 02, 2017

Neurological Institute, Alumni Auditorium

710 W. 168th St., New York

  

Agenda

5:00-5:10 PM – Jeffrey Bruce – Columbia University

            Introduction: Tribute to Andy Parsa

5:10-5:40 PM – William Krauss, MD – Mayo Medical School

The Four “A’s”: Building a successful Spine practice in Academic Neurosurgery

5:40-6:15 PM – Michael Sisti, MD – Columbia University

My Secrets for Success Inside and Outside of Neurosurgery

6:15–6:45 PM – Open discussion with panelists

Methods of instruction

  1. Lecture
  2. Open discussion, question/answer with panelists and audience

Learning Objectives

  1. Recognize practical professional issues preparing for life after residency
  2. Understand how to set up a specialty practice in neurosurgery
  3. Learn the pros and cons of a community neurosurgery practice

The following persons planned or contributed to the planning of this activity:
Jeffrey Bruce, MD
Benjamin Kennedy, MD
Aileen Casanova