Pre-Meeting Seminar: Hydrocephalus 2017 “Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus”
18-07-2017

Ari BlitzJan MalmHydrocephalus is an important clinical problem affecting patients of all age and involves the accumulation of excess fluid within the brain that can be life threatening for some and produce devastating neurological effects in others.

“Hydrocephalus 2017” is the Ninth Annual Meeting of the International Society for Hydrocephalus and Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders (ISHCSF). It will start on Saturday September 23, 2017 and conclude on Monday September 24, 2017.

This annual meeting is the largest worldwide dedicated to research into hydrocephalus and related disorders relevant to all with a dedicated interest in the hydrocephalus and intracranial pressure.

 

Preliminary Programme

 

Thursday September 21, 2017

19:00 - 20:00 ISHCSF Executive Committee Meeting

 

 

Friday September 22, 2017

08:00 - 10:00      ISHCSF Board Meeting
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00 ISHCSF Board Meeting
13:00 - 18:00

 

“Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus”

13:00 - 18:00, Friday September 22, 2017

 

Session 1: Assessments for Diagnosis and Outcome

Chairs: Daniele Rigamonti, Ville Leinonen

13:00 – 13:25    History Daniele Rigamonti
13:25 – 13:50    Clinical Features & Scale

Masatsune Ishikawa

13:50 – 14:15    Genetics Ville Leinonen

14:15 – 14:35    Coffee Break (20 min)

 
 

Session 2: Supplements to Diagnosis and Prognosis

Chairs: Jan Malm, Carsten Wikkelsö

14:35 – 15:00    Epidemiology & Co-morbidities Jan Malm
15:00 – 15:25    Brain Imaging Ari Blitz
15:25 – 15:50    CSF Biomarkers         Carsten Wikkelsö

15:50 – 16:10    Coffee Break (20 min)

 
 

Session 3: Expectation to Treatments

Chairs: Mark Hamilton, Michael A. Williams

16:10 – 16:35    Advances in Surgical Treatment

Mark Hamilton

16:35 – 17:00    Lumbo-Peritoneal Shunt

Masakazu Miyajima
17:00 – 17:25    Long-Term Quality of Life (QOL) Mats Tullberg

17:25 – 17:50    Future Work & Medical Intervention

Michael A. Williams

17:50 – 18:00    Closing Remark        

 
19:00 Welcome Reception

 

 

 

Saturday September 23, 2017

08:00 - 09:00 Registrations 
09:00 - 09:10  President’s Welcome Address
09:10 - 11:00  Lectures & Discussion
11:00 - 11:30  Coffee Break & Exhibition 
11:30 - 13:00  Oral Presentations
13:00 - 14:00  E-Poster Presentations
14:00 - 15:00 Lunch Break
15:00 - 16:00  Lectures & Discussion 
16:00 - 16:30  Coffee Break & Exhibition
16:30 - 18:00  Oral Presentations
18:00 - 19:00 Annual General Meeting
20:00 Japanese Evening  

 

 

Sunday September 24, 2017

08:00 - 10:00 Lectures & Discussion
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break & Exhibition
10:30 - 12:00 Oral Presentations
12:00 - 13:00 E-Poster Presentations 
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:00 Oral Presentations  
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break & Exhibition
15:30 - 17:00 Oral Presentations
20:00 Gala dinner

 

Monday September 25, 2017

08:00 - 10:00 Lectures & Discussion
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break & Exhibition 
10:30 - 12:00 Round Table 
12:00 - 13:00 E-Poster Presentations 
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break 
14:00 - 15:00 Oral Presentations
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break & Exhibition
15:30 - 17:00 Oral Presentations
17:00 - 18:00 Closing Remarks
20:00 ISHCSF Board Dinner Meeting

 

Tuesday September 26, 2017

08:00 - 18:00

IHIWG Meeting

 

 

An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.