Pituitary Center Patient Conferences
Swedish Pituitary Symposium: Updates in Pituitary Management for Patients
Friday, October 7, 2016.
This program was developed with the goal to educate and support people with pituitary tumors or pituitary hormonal disorders and their families. The conference will provide a comprehensive overview of pituitary tumors and disorders that will include an in-depth review of different pituitary diseases, as well as a review of current disease management and updates on surgical and medical management options. From the perspectives of endocrinology, neurology, neurosurgery, radiosurgery, neuropathology and ophthalmology, the nationally and internationally recognized faculty presenting at this conference were chosen for their area of expertise related to the diagnosis and management of patients with pituitary tumors and disorders.
9:00am – Growth Hormone Deficiency and Acromegaly, Kevin Yuen, MD
10:00am – Neuro-Ophthalmology, Steven R. Hamilton, MD
10:40am – Cushing’s Disease, Susan Samson, MD
Break - 10 mins
11:25am – Inflammatory Pituitary Disorders, Lewis Blevins, MD
12.05pm – Prolactinomas and Incidentalomas, Susan Samson, MD
1:15pm – Surgery: TSA and Craniotomy, Marc Mayberg, MD
1:55pm – Radiosurgery, Sandra Vermeulen, MD
2:35 pm- Adrenal Insufficiency, Kelley Moloney, ARNP, Jennifer Mercado, ARNP, Erin Woodland, RN
3:10pm – Closing Remarks
3:20pm – Adjourn
Swedish Cherry Hill Auditorium (first floor below cafeteria)
500 17th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
Lunch will be provided.
There is no fee for this conference, but please note there is up to a $16.50 fee to park in a Swedish garage.
Please RSVP by calling: 206-320-4967
View Past Conferences:
Pituitary Patient Symposium: 2010 A Patient's Roadmap to the World of Pituitary Disorders
Pituitary Patient Symposium: 2008 A Patient's Roadmap to the World of Pituitary Disorders