July 2, 2022 - Multidisciplinary Tumor Board On Skull Base Malignancies: MSK and Amrita 


The host institution for this head and neck event on skull base malignancies was Amrita Hospital in Kochi. Two cases were discussed including: ethmoid cancer suitable for endonasal resection and locally advanced malignant tumor involving the skull base/orbit. This was followed by two lectures: Principles of Reconstructive Surgery Following Major Skull Base Resection With or Without Orbital Exenteration and 2022 Outcomes of International Collaborative Study on Skull Base Surgery.


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  • Dr. Jatin Shah, Surgeon and Elliot W. Strong Chair in Head and Neck Oncology, MSK, New York
  • Dr. Krishnakumar Thankappan, Surgeon, Amrita, Kochi 

Cases and Presenters

  • Ethmoid Cancer suitable for Endonasal Resection | Dr. Helena Levyn, Fellow, MSK, New York 
  • Locally Advanced Malignant Tumor Involving the Skull Base/Orbit | Dr. Tejal Patel, Fellow, Amrita, Kochi 

Lectures and Presenters

  • 2022 Outcomes of International Collaborative Study on Skull Base Surgery | Dr. Jatin Shah, MSK 
  • Principles of Reconstructive Surgery following Major Skull Base Resection with or without Orbital Exenteration | Dr. Subramania Iyer, Amrita, Kochi


  • Dr. Marc Cohen, Surgeon, MSK, New York 
  • Dr. Subramania Iyer, Surgeon, Amrita, Kochi 
  • Dr. David Pfister, Medical Oncologist, MSK, New York 
  • Dr. Deepak Balasubramanian, Surgeon, Amrita, Kochi 
  • Dr. Anoop Nair, Radiation Oncologist, Amrita, Kochi 

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