Invited Presentations

2018March
Neuroendocrine tumors: Challenges before and after surgery.

The Baqai University, Karachi, Pakistan

2018February
The Endonasal Approach for Pituitary Adenomas.

Guest lecture, Endocrine Department, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2017December
Surgical Management of Vagal Nerve Stimulator

Mini Seminar: Vagal nerve Stimulator for Epilepsy and Depression, the Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2017November
Endoscopic Evacuation of large Intracerebral Hematoma.

30th Annual Meeting of Pakistan Society of Neurosurgeons (PSNS), Islamabad, Pakistan.

2017November
Minimally Invasive CT guided endoscopic evacuation of Large Intracerebral hematoma.

8th International Federation of Neuroendoscopy (IFNE) Conference, Capetown, South Africa.

2017August
Intraventricular Neuroendoscopy-Anatomy and Approaches

3rd Lady Reading Neuroendoscopy workshop, Peshawar, Pakistan

2017July
Surgical Management of Acromegaly

CME Symposium on Acromegaly, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

2017April
Complication Avoidance in Skull Base Surgery

6th Annual Meeting of Walter E Dandy Neurosurgical Society (WEDNS), Saint Louis, U.S.A

2017March
Current Status of Neurosurgery in Pakistan

Executive meeting of the Federation of International Education in Neurosurgery (FIENS), Chicago, U.S.A

2017February
Why Neurosurgery?

2nd Neurosurgical Boot Camp, Karachi Spine Course at Liaquat National Hospital & Medical College Karachi, Pakistan

2016December
Surgical Management of Neck and Back Pain

All Pakistani Physicians of North America (APPNA)-DUHS Winter meeting.

2016December
Basics of Neuro-Simulator ( Immersive Touch)

Liaquat National Hospital, Jamshoro, Pakistan

2016December
Neuro Trauma & Intra Cranial Pressure

General surgery Core session, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2016September
Cervical Pain: Clinic-pathological Anatomy, Diagnosis, Selection Criteria and Techniques.

2nd Neuroscience Based course in Pain Management

2016June
Neck and Back pain.

Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry for Primary Care Physicians.The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2016June
Endoscopic Skull Base Approaches

Webinar at Neurosurgical TV

2016April
Mini Craniotomy under local anesthesia for Chronic Subdural hematoma.

Indus Neuroscience Conference, Hyderabad, Pakistan.

2016March
Endoscopic Management of Skull Base tumors.

FESS Workshop with live surgical demonstration at Dow International Medical College, Ojha Campus, DUHS,

2016February
Aneurysmal SAH: Management and Complications

Neurovascular lecture series, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2015November
Head Trauma

Global Neurosurgery 101 Course, 1st Walter Dandy Quadrennial Meeting, Dubai, U.A.E

2015November
Endoscopic Management of Pituitary Microadenomas

International Federation of Neuroendoscopy (IFNE) and VII World Congress of Neuroendoscopy Nov 1st-4th 2015, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

2015August
Multimodal treatment of Skull Base tumors.

1st National Radiosurgery Symposium, Neurospinal & Cancer care institute, Karachi, Pakistan.

2015May
Endoscopic Approaches for Brain Tumors.

3rd hands-on workshop for skull base approach: Microscope and Endoscope. Walter E. Dandy Neurosurgical Society Forum in Shanghai, China.

2015May
Use of Pre-operative Apparent Diffusion Co-efficient (ADC) Values in predicting brain tumor grade: Is ADC an answer to biopsy sampling errors?

83rd Annual Meeting of American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Washington, DC, USA, May 2015

2014December
Limitations of Endoscopic Skull Base Neurosurgery.

Lecture Program, Interim Meeting of International Federation of Neuroendoscopy (IFNE) in collaboration with the Neuroendoscopy Committee of the World federation of Neurosurgeons (WFNS).

2014December
Arachnoid Cyst: Classification and Radiology.

Lecture Program, Interim Meeting of International Federation of Neuroendoscopy (IFNE) in collaboration with the Neuroendoscopy Committee of the World federation of Neurosurgeons (WFNS).

2014December
Endoscopic Assisted Skull Base Neurosurgery.

CME lecture at the Patel Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan.

2014November
Hydrocephalus and Ventricular Endoscopy.

Neurosurgery Review Course, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

2014October
Use of Apparent Diffusion Co-Efficient (ADC) Value for Predicting the WHO Grade of Brain Tumors

27th Annual Conference of Pakistan Society of Neurosurgeons (PSNS), Bhurban, Pakistan.

2013November
H20 on the Brain.

Neurosurgery Review Course, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

2013November
Management of Pituitary Tumors and Craniopharyngiomas

Pre-conference workshop on endoscopic skull base surgery, 26th Pakistan Society of Neurosurgeons meeting, Karachi, Pakistan.

2013November
Neuroscience Nursing, Role, Tradition and Future.

Neurosurgery Certificate Nursing Course, Jinnah Post graduate Medical (JPMC), Karachi, Pakistan

2013
Intracranial Endoscopy

Neurosurgery Review Course, Lahore General Hospital (LGH), Lahore, Pakistan.

2012
Spontaneous Intra-cerebral Hematoma: A Neurosurgical Perspective.

Neuroscience Symposium, Saint Louis, MO.

2011
Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury

Dow Graduates of North America (DOGANA) Winter Meeting at Dow University & Civil Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan

2011
Endoscopic Skull base and Intraventricular Surgery

Neurology and Neurosurgery for the Primary care Physicians. Saint Louis University

2011
The Evolution of Minimally Invasive Cranial Neurosurgery

Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA) 34th Annual Summer Convention and CME Conference

2011
Neuroendoscopy for Intraventricular and Skull Base Tumors

Neurosciences Grand Rounds, St. John’s mercy Medical Center

2011
Endoscopic Assisted Resection of Brain Tumors

Neurosurgery Interest Group, Saint Louis University Medical School.

2010
Minimally Invasive Neurosurgical Procedures

Dow Graduate Association of North America (DOGANA) Winter CME Meeting Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan

2010
Dysfunction of Hypothalamic-Pituitary Axis after Traumatic Brain Injury

Trauma Grand Rounds, Saint Anthony’s Hospital, Saint Louis, MO

2009
Endoscopic Assisted Resection of Brain Tumors.

Grand Rounds Presentation, The Aga Khan Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan

2006
Effects of Amphetamine and Dilantin on post lesion functional recovery of rat barrel cortex.

Neuro Research Day Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

2006
Aneurysm Size and Chances of Rupture.

Neuro Research Day Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

2006
Effects of Drugs on Cortical Plasticity

Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

2005
Effect of Dilantin on Functional Recovery of Rat Somatosensory Barrel Cortex

Neuro Research Day Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

2003
Syringomyelia: Review of Pathogenetic Theories.

Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

2002
Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms

Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY