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Sonodynamic Therapy: A New Era in Non-Invasive Neurosurgical Procedures for Brain Tumors



Join us at the 2023 Society for Neuro-Oncology Annual Meeting in Vancouver, BC for a groundbreaking symposium. This lunch-time session will bring together basic scientists and clinicians working in neuro-oncology and provide an opportunity for learning, scientific discussion, and networking.


Date: Friday, November 17th, 2023

Time: 12:45-1:45 pm PST

Location: 28th Annual SNO Meeting Room 205/206/207 in Vancouver BC, Canada


About Sonodynamic Therapy
Sonodynamic therapy represents the forefront of developing non-invasive neurosurgical approaches for treating brain tumors. Our symposium will gather a group of renowned thought leaders who are pioneering studies in sonodynamic therapy. Key discussions will include:
•    Preclinical projects investigating the effectiveness and potential of sonodynamic therapy
•    Exploration of the mechanism of action behind sonodynamic therapy
•    Data on the first-ever clinical trials utilizing sonodynamic therapy to treat recurrent glioblastoma and pediatric high-grade glioma
Featured Speakers
•    Ely Benaim, MD (CMO, Executive Vice President, Development, SonALAsense)
•    Kullervo Hynynen, M.Sc., PhD (Vice President, Research and Innovation, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
•    Hasan Syed, MD (Director, Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship, Children's National Hospital, DC)
•    Nader Sanai, MD (Chief, Neurosurgical Oncology, Director, Ivy Brain Tumor Center)

•    Terry Burns, MD, PhD (Associate Professor Neurosurgery and Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic)

Come to engage, learn, and contribute to shaping the future of neuro-oncology. Don't miss this unique opportunity to be part of a community working together to advance innovative and life-saving solutions.

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