March 28, 2023: Craniopharyngioma: More Than Meets the Eye


Craniopharyngioma: More Than Meets the Eye

The Pediatric Special Interest Track of the Society for Neuro-Oncology is pleased to present the Pediatric Tumor Board webinar series. Registration is free and limited to the first 1,000 participants. All SNO webinars are recorded, so if you miss one, you will be able to view it on-demand through the Neuro-Oncology Academy. 

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Target Audience

Oncologists, Neuro-Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Radiation Oncologists, Neurologists, Pathologists, Oncology and Neuro-oncology trainees, Oncology nurses and Nurse Practitioners. There is a pediatric focus to the presented material.

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify radiologic characteristics used to diagnose pediatric adamantinomatous craniopharyngioma
  2. Review the molecular pathways that drive pediatric adamantinomatous craniopharyngioma
  3. Understand the rationale for the treatment approaches utilized in pediatric adamantinomatous craniopharyngioma including surgical debulking/resection, radiation, intracystic therapies, and systemic therapies
  4. Review long term endocrinologic and quality of life outcomes in pediatric adamantinomatous craniopharyngioma and how these related to the treatment approach utilized
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 Attendance
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Annie Hwang, MD, PhD
The Hospital for Sick Children

Craig Erker, MD, MS
The Dalhousie and IWK Health Center

Holly Lindsay, MD, MS
Texas Children's Cancer and Hematology Center,
Baylor College of Medicine


PresentersExpert Panelists
Mohammed Alshareef
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Suzanne Laughlin
The Hospital for Sick Children
Lorena Viviana Baroni   
Paediatric Hospital Dr. Juan P. Garrahan

Todd Hankinson
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Sylvia Cheng
BC Children’s Hospital

Abhaya Kulkarni
The Hospital for Sick Children


John Apps
University of Birmingham, UK


John Paul Kilday
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital


Ute Bartels
The Hospital for Sick Children


Tom Merchant
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

 Derek Tsang
University of Toronto, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network
 Hoong-Wei Gan
University College London, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children










Available Credit

  • 1.50 Attendance


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