The session is organized by Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and will be moderated by Jesús Lafuente, MD, FRCSEd, FRCS Glas, PhD, and a consultant neurosurgeon at the Hospital Universitario del Mar, Barcelona, Spain. His medical training was at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), Spain, and his neurosurgical residency and internships were performed at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen’s Square, London, UK, where he also spent one year as Spinal Fellow completing his PhD. He is currently director of the Spine Unit at Hospital del Mar, and he has recently been appointed Associate Professor at the UAB. He is currently serving as Past President of the European association of Neurological societies (EANS), and he is the President of the Catalan Society of Neurosurgery. He also obtained a Master in hospital administration with the thesis “Reorganization of neurosurgery in Catalunya”.
The speakers will be:
Dr. Anil Nanda, Peter W. Carmel MD Chair of Neurological Surgery, Professor and Chair at Rutgers University.
Dr. Miguel Arraez, Chairman of the Dept. of Neurosurgery at Carlos Haya University Hospital.
Dr. Mubashir Mahmoud, Chairman of the Neurological Society of Kenya.
Dr. Pankaj Gunvantray Jani, Professor of the Department of Surgery at University of Nairobi.
The webinar will be in English.