Mount Sinai Health System

Medical Student Lecture Series: Pediatric Neurosurgery

The Department of Neurosurgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is offering a weekly educational lecture series open to all medical students interested in neurosurgery.

Virtual academic sessions are conducted by leading neurosurgery faculty members in each neurosurgical sub-specialty. Students will have the opportunity to learn from and interact with our faculty.

After the entire course, students will take a brief survey to evaluate the seminars and provide feedback.    

Learning Objectives​​​​​​

  • Secure basic knowledge and foundation for each sub-specialty area in neurosurgery
  • Survey recent advances and changes in practice of neurosurgery
  • Develop knowledge to support procedural skills needed as an intern and junior resident
  • Prepare for a virtual interview season
  • Gain an better understanding of the experience of neurosurgery, including work-life balance, training environments, opportunities for innovation and clinical practice

Monday, August 2 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Virtual Event
Event Type

Academic, Career Development, Conference/Meeting, Course




Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Medical Education







Saadi Ghatan, MD
Site Chair of Neurosurgery, Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai Morningside
Professor of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics
Director, Pediatric Neurosurgery Program
Mount Sinai Health System