Symposia (November 10-12, 2017)

     
  •   Symposium 1 - Pain (November 10, 2017; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)
    • Electrophysiology and Neuroimage of Pain and Neuropathic pain - Chi-Chao Chao, Taiwan
    • Integrated Examinations of Injury-induced Pain: from Nerve Terminals to Brain - Sung- Tsang Hsieh, Taiwan
    • Small Fibre Neuropathy: Clinical Profile/Investigations/ Management - Einar Wilder- smith, Switzerland
    • Itch Perception in Humans - Ryusuke Kakigi, Japan
  • Symposium 2 - Neuromuscular Junction Disorders (November 11, 2017; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)
    • Myasthenia Gravis - Misra UK, India
    • Botulism Poisioning: Clinical and Electrophysiological Studies - Rawiphan Witoonpanich, Thailand
    • Electrodiagnosis of  Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes - Liying Cui, China
    • ALS and Hyperexcitability (Including Split hand and Split-hand Plus Phenomenon) - Jong Seok Bae, South Korea
  • Symposium 3 - Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (November 10, 2017; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)
    • Proximal Peripheral Nerve Conduction Studies by TMS in Patients with Neuropathy -Kaz Ugawa Japan
    • Clinical Utility of Diagnostic Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation - Ulf Ziemann, Germany
    • Current Status of Therapeutic Role of rTMS in Movement Disorders - Pramod K Pal, India
    • Clinical Application of rTMS for Post-stroke Therapy - Yin-Zu Huang, Taiwan
  • Symposium 4 - Movement Disorders (November 10, 2017; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)
    • Physiology of Movement Disorders Including Dystonia - Ryuji Kaji, Japan
    • Sensorimotor Processing Abnormalities in Writer’s Cramp - Mathew Alexander, India
    • Clinical Neurophysiology of Tremor - Mark Hallett, USA
    • Dopaminergic Treatment and Motor Cortex Plasticity in Parkinson’s Disease: Lessons from TMS Studies - Asha Kishore, India
  • Symposium 5 - Axon Excitability (November 10, 2017; 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm)
    • Introduction to Threshold Tracking - Ryuji Kaji, Japan
    • Clinical Translationals of Axonal Threshold Tracking - Jong Seok Bae, Korea
    • Recent Advances and Future Perspective of Nerve Excitability Testing - Kazumoto Shibuya, Japan
  • Symposium 6 - Intra-operative Monitoring (IOM) (November 10, 2017; 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
    • Recent Advances in Intraoperative Spinal Cord Monitoring - Lo Yew Long, Singapore
    • IOM Cases with Difficulties and Failures (what could go wrong...) - Dr. Etienne Pralong,Switzerland
    • Intraoperative MEP monitoring: Different Alarm Criteria and Monitoring Strategies - Kyung Seok Park, South Korea
    • Cortical and Subcortical Motor Mapping and MEP Monitoring in Supratentorial Tumor Surgery - Kathleen Seidel, Switzerland
  • Symposium 7 - Neuropathies (November 10, 2017; 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
    • Toxic Neuropathies - Prasert Boongird, Thailand
    • Update on Electrodiagnosis of Peripheral Neuropathy in SLE and other Connective Tissue Diseases - Khean-Jin Goh, Malaysia
    • Elbow Pain - Vinod Puri, India
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Neuropathy - Meena AK, India
  • Symposium 8 - Sleep Disorders : Technical and Clinical Overview pm - 6:00 pm)
    • Neurophysiology tests used for evaluation of Sleep Disorders (PSG/MSLT/MWT) - Manvir Bhatia, India
    • Scoring According to AASM guidelines for PSG, MSLT,MWT - Preeti Devnani, India
    • Parasomnia & Restless Leg Syndrome - Garima Shukla, India
    • Narcolepsy and Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Manvir Bhatia India
  • November 11 (Saturday), 2017

  • Symposium 9 - GB Syndrome (November 11, 2017; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)
    • Clinical and Electrophysiological Aspects of Guillain-Barré Syndrome - Taly AB, India
    • Serial Nerve Conduction Studies in Guillain-Barré syndrome: Utility and Challenges - Chan Yee Cheun, Singapore
    • Electrophysiological Studies in Miller-Fischer Syndrome - Lo Yew Long, Singapore
    • Update on the Electrodiagnosis of Guillain-Barré Syndrome - Nortina Shahrizaila, Malaysia
     
  • Symposium 10 - Neuromuscular Ultrasound (November 11, 2017; 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm)
    • Entrapment Neuropathies - Einar Wilder-Smith, Switzerland
    • Patterns of Nerve Enlargement in Peripheral Neuropathies - Lokesh B, India
    • Quantitative Muscle Ultrasound in Neuromuscular Disorders - Nortina Shahrizaila, Malaysia
    • Clinical Usefulness of Ultrasonography Compared with Electrodiagnostic Test in Neuromuscular Disorders - Byung-Jo Kim, Korea
  • Symposium 11 - Miscellaneous (November 11, 2017; 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm)
    • Clinical and Autonomic Evaluation of Postural orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - Jeyaraj Pandian, India
    • Pudendal Evoked Potentials: Utility in clinical Practice - Suresh Kumar, India
    • Vision, Audition and Haptics Technologies in Neurological Practice and Training - Suresh Devasahayam, India
    • Neurorehabilitation Technology for Task-Oriented Training and Assessment - Sivakumar Balasubramanian, India
  • Symposium 12 - Magnetoencephalography (MEG) (November 11, 2017; ; 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm)
    • MEG studies of the Auditory System: From Basic Research to Neurodegeneration - Chia-Hsiung Cheng, Taiwan
    • High-Frequency Oscillations in the Somatosensory System - Jens Haueisen, Germany
    • Use of MEG for Exploring the Pathophysiology of Epilepsy - Shozo Tobimatsu, Japan
    • Role of MEG in Evaluation of Drug Resistant Focal Epilepsy - Sanjib Sinha, India
  • Workshops

  • Single Fiber Electromyography (SFEMG) (November 11, 2017; 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)  
    • Basics of SFEMG - Veerendrakumar M, India
    • Muscle Fiber Density in Health and Disease - Renato Verdugo, Chile
    • Jitter in Health and Disease - Sonoo M, Japan
    • SFEMG Demonstration - Veerendrakumar M, Renato Verdugo, and Sonoo M
  • EMG workshop (November 12, 2017; 10:30-12:00 pm)
    • Waveform Identification - Sanjeev D. Nandedkar, USA