Pituitary Conference on April 13th

Pituitary_TSRThe UAB Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism held the first UAB Multidisciplinary Pituitary Disorder Conference on Saturday April 13, 2013 at the Bradley Lecture Center. The purpose of this program was to provide neurosurgeons, endocrinologists, ophthalmologists, and radiation oncologists with the latest information regarding multidisciplinary treatment options for caring for pituitary disease. The program included multiple subspecialists and offered a rare opportunity for the attendee to be exposed to the full range of disciplines involved in the care of this disorder. A brochure of this conference can be found here.

We are fortunate that the speakers have agreed to share their presentations:

Philip Chapman, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Michael Vaphiades, D.O.
Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Lewis S. Blevins, Jr., M.D.
Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery and Medicine
Medical Director, California Center for Pituitary Disorders
University of California at San Francisco

T. Brooks Vaughan III, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Medical Director, UAB Neurosurgical Pituitary Disorders Clinic
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Kristen Riley, M.D., FACS
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Director, UAB Neurosurgical Pituitary Disorders Clinic
University of Alabama at Birmingham

John Fiveash, M.D.
Professor of Radiation Oncology, Vice Chair for Academic Programs
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Janet F. McLaren, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Alabama at Birmingham