Friday 19 February Day 2: Parallel Sessions

Neurosurgical Track

Session 1: Functional
1pm to 1.20pm Lecture Effect of Bilateral GPi Deep Brain Stimulation on Hereditary Generalized Dystonia Including DYT-1, 3, and 11 Dr. Makoto Taniguchi
1.20pm to 1.40pm Lecture Latest Technological Developments in DBS Dr. Ismail Ughratdar
1.40pm to 2pm Lecture Neuromodulation for Functional Disorders in Gamma Knife Surgery Dr. Motohiro Hayashi
2pm to 2.20pm Lecture Role of Spinal Cord Stimulation in Management of FBSS Prof. Abdul Karim Msaddi
2.20pm to 2.40pm Lecture Extended Dorsal Root Entry Zone Lesion for Reliving Intractable Pain Following Brachial Plexus Avulsion Injury Dr. Makoto Taniguchi
2.40pm to 3pm Lecture Advances in Surgery For Movement Disorders Dr. Ahmad Al Khani
3pm to 3.20pm Lecture Endoscopy Assisted Microvascular Decompression for Hemi-Facial Spasm: Hamad Medical Corporation Experience Dr. Hassan Haider
3.20pm to 3.40pm Lecture Stimulation and Lesioning Techniques in the Management of Movement Disorders: Our Experience Dr. Abdennebi
3.40pm to 4pm Panel Discussion

3:30pm 4:00pm


Session 2: Epilepsy
4.30pm to 5pm Lecture Advances in Delivering a State-of-the-Art Neurosurgery Education Prof. Bassim Sheikh
5pm to 5.20pm Lecture Awake Craniotomy: Technique and Pre-Operative Work Up Dr. Ismail Ughratdar
5.20pm to 5.40pm Lecture Developments in Epilepsy Surgery Including Cortical Stimulation, Laser Treatment and New Approaches Dr. Ismail Ughratdar
5.40pm to 6pm Lecture Stereotactic Implantation of Depth Electrodes in Epilepsy Prof. Guido Nikkah
6pm to 6.20pm Lecture Neuromodulation in Epilepsy Prof. Guido Nikkah
6.20pm to 6.40pm Lecture Neurostimulation Techniques in Epilepsy Surgery Dr. D. Sandemann
6.40pm to 7pm Discussion and closing remarks