The Executive Committee of the Scientific Education & Advisory Board will solicit the assistance of other experts in the field to regularly update the basic CM/SM topics, including the leading clinical, radiological, therapeutic, and socioeconomic issues. In addition, the Committee will make a serious effort to ensure that controversial information is addressed in a fair and balanced manner.

The disorders & co-morbidities

Chiari I malformation
Chiari II malformation
Genetics of Chiari
Tethered cord
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension
Syrinx with scoliosis

Diagnostic considerations

CSF flow

Treatment considerations

Surgical interventions
Pain in Chiari & syringomyelia
Spinal cord injury in Chiari & syringomyelia
Current clinical research


Chiari “0”
Controversial topics

Consider Chiari

Bobby Jones CSF is committed to continuing the education of medical professionals of various disciplines and has started to grow its Consider Chiari seminar series. If you are interested in expanding this program to a Grand Rounds or CME-associated seminar at your institution, please contact our Executive Director, Dorothy Poppe.


Reviewed on 9/2019


Department of Medicine, Section of Medical Genetics Duke University Medical Center
Department of Neurological Surgery University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison
Department of Neurosurgery Children’s of Alabama – University of Alabama
Department of Biological Engineering University of Idaho
Department of Neurological Surgery University of Michigan
Department of Neurosurgery Oregon Health Science Center
Department of Neurological Surgery Formerly: The Cleveland Clinic
College of Engineering The University of Akron
Department of Neurosurgery Metropolitan Neurosurgery Group
Department of Neurological Surgery