Wednesday, July 28

All times indicated are US Eastern Standard Time


Welcome, Announcements & Concurrent Sessions

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Concurrent A: VT Poster Session

Vesalius Trust Poster Session

Vesalius Trust Poster Session

View the VT Posters:  The Vesalius Trust, in co-operation with the Association of Medical Illustrators, will hold the Vesalius Trust Poster Symposium during the 2021 AMI Annual Conference. All 2020-2021 applicants to the Vesalius Trust Scholarship Program are invited to present their research in poster session format at this year’s AMI conference. Please use the toggles below to learn how to...

Session 19: Demarest Anatomy Lecture

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
CEUs: 1 hr Biomed

Seven Arteries: The Neurosurgeon’s Roadmap and Compass | Michael T. Lawton, MD

Seven Arteries: The Neurosurgeon’s Roadmap and Compass | Michael T. Lawton, MD

Neurosurgery deals with complex critical anatomy in tight spaces, hidden by web-like membranes and sometimes bloody fields. To a neurosurgeon, the value of always knowing where you are and what is hidden is very high. Cerebral arteries and their branching patterns and segments are key landmarks, providing orientation in deep cerebral territory. This talk will provide a neurosurgeon’s perspective on seven key cerebral artery segments: Posterior Communicating Artery, Anterior Choroidal Artery, M1-M2 segments of the Middle Cerebral Artery, Anterior Communicating Artery, P1-P2 segments of the Posterior Communicating Artery, Basilar Artery, and Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Artery. Using 2D medical illustrations, 3D anatomical models, and cadaver dissections, the presentation will identify anatomical relationships, subarachnoid cisterns, surgical triangles, perforators, and segments related...


3:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Awards Ceremony

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Happy Hour

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm