Houston Methodist is a leader at the forefront of the rapidly expanding use of robotics in neurosurgery, while continually expanding its application in a variety of fields. The Department of Neurosurgery utilizes a great variety of robots in cranial and spinal surgery, which have been refined to produce even better clinical outcomes. This two-day event offers hands-on cadaveric training, as well as structured lectures, from local and visiting faculty—all are experts in the application of robotics in neurosurgery.
Gavin W. Britz, MD, Candy and Tom Knudson Centennial Chair in Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, and co-director, Center for Neuroregeneration at Houston Methodist
Additional Houston Methodist Faculty:
Alan Lumsden, MD; Paul J Holman, MD; Todd W Trask, Md; Mas Takashima, MD
At the conclusion of this program participants should be able to:
• Understand robotic stereotactic assistance and application in cranial neurosurgery
• Understand the capabilities of robotic assisted pedicle screw placement
• Have increased awareness of the future application of robotics in endovascular neurosurgery and head and neck surgery
November 8, 2019 | 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
November 9, 2019 | 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Register at events.houstonmethodist.org/neurorobotics2019
Saturday, November 9
Houston Methodist Research Institute, 5th Floor, MITIE
6670 Bertner Avenue