Learning Objectives:

1. Present the elements of neurosurgical philosophy, including identity (metaphysics), method (epistemology) and purpose (ethics)

2.  Discuss theories about the generation of knowledge

3.  Expand of the epistemology of the scientific method in relevance to neurosurgery

4.  Review training pathways for neurosurgeon scientists

5.  Conclude with ethical perspectives and the virtues of the neurosurgeon as an intellectual

Session date: 
01/12/2022 - 7:30am to 8:30am CST
University of Chicago
5841 S Maryland Ave
MC3026 J341
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation

Please login or create an account to proceed.
Speaker Name: 
Issam A. Awad, MD, MSc, FACS