Thursday 18 February Day 1: Parallel Sessions

Neurosurgery Track

Session 1: Cerebrovascular
1pm to 1.20pm Lecture Review of Recent Stroke Trials and Future Directions for Investigation Dr. Sachin Pandey
1.20pm to 1.40pm Lecture Endovascular Stroke Therapy - Technical Aspects and Lessons Learned Dr. Sachin Pandey
1.40pm to 2.00pm Lecture Radiosurgical Management of Cerebral AVMs (Cyberknife) Dr. Sait Sirin
2.00pm to 2.20pm Lecture Radiosurgery for Pediatric High Grade AVMs (Gamma Knife) Dr. Motohiro Hayashi
2.20pm to 2.40pm Lecture Moya Moya Disease: Clinical Outcome After Indirect Revascularization in Saudi Patients Dr. Essam Al Shail
2.40pm to 2.55pm Lecture Spinal Epidural Hemorrhage Dr. Ahmed Quateen
2.55pm to 3.10pm Lecture Spinal Vascular Malformations: An Emphasis on Spinal DAVF Treatment Dr. Mel Boulton
3.10pm to 3.30pm Lecture Brainstem Cavernoma: Approaches and Outcomes Dr. Ali Ayyad
3.30pm to 3.50pm Lecture Keyhole Approach to Anterior Circulation Aneurysms Dr. Ali Ayyad
3.50pm to 4pm Panel Discussion
4pm to 4.30pm Break
Session 2: Cerebrovascular
4.30pm to 5pm Lecture Selection of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms for Treatment Dr. Mel Boulton
5pm to 5.20pm Lecture Basilar Aneurysm Dr. Antonio Bernardo
5.20pm to 5.40pm Lecture Paraclinoid Aneurysm Dr. Antonio Bernardo
5.40pm to 6pm Lecture Fluorescein Fluorescence in Comparison with Indocyanine Green in Aneurysm Surgery Dr. Cleopatra Charalampaki
6pm to 6.20pm Lecture Aneurysm Surgery with Virtual Reality Simulation: Case Illustrations and 10-Year Results Dr. Ralf Kockro
6.20pm to 6.40pm Lecture Determining the Critical Size of Intracranial Aneurysm Predisposing to Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in the Saudi Population Prof. Bassem Sheikh
6.40pm to 7pm Panel Discussion