Microvascular Bypass Workshop

Two Days of Hands-On, In-Laboratory Training

Join us on May 17-18 to learn the art and science of bypass surgery. Our Microvascular Bypass Workshop at Barrow is a two-day course with hands-on, in-laboratory training for both attending physicians and residents.

Who Should Attend

Microvascular neurosurgeons in training and in practice.

Registration Information

Attendee Typeprice
Attending Physicians$600
Resident Physicians$200
Registration includes symposium and program materials.

May 17-18, 2022
Phoenix, Arizona

Date, Time, and Location

In Person

Tuesday, May 17th from 11:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday, May 18th from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Goldman Auditorium and Bioskills Laboratory
Barrow Neurological Institute
2910 North 3rd Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85013

Speaker Information

All times refer to Arizona time (Pacific Daylight Time).

Tuesday, May 17
11:30 AMRegistration and Lunch
Joseph Zabramski, MDWelcome (20 min)
Michael Lawton, MDKey Techniques for EC-IC/IC-IC Bypass  (20 min)
Joseph Zabramski, MDLow-Flow Bypass Case Examples and Training  (20 min)
1:15 PMMove to Laboratory
FellowHands-On training with Silastic tubing, and turkey or chicken wings (1:30 PM)
5:00 PMAdjourn
Wednesday, May 18
7:00 AMRegistration and Continental Breakfast
Fady Charbel, MDHigh Flow Bypass Principles, Applications, and Techniques (8:00 AM)
John Wanebo, MDBypass for Moyamoya Disease (8:20 AM)
Michael Lawton, MDBypass Case Review (8:40 AM)
9:15 AMMove to Laboratory
FellowContinue hands-on training with turkey wings, chicken wings, in vivo rodent, and placenta models (9:30 AM)
12:00 PMLunch Break – Box Lunch
FellowContinue hands-on training in laboratory (1:00 PM)
4:00 PMAdjourn


It is the policy of St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational programs. All those in control of content will disclose all relevant relationships with commercial interests. Detailed disclosures will be made in the activity handout materials.


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