international child neurology Congress
Mumbai 2018

VENUE : Hotel Grand Hyatt, Kalina, Mumbai
DATE : 15 - 18 November 2018

Pre-conference Workshop

Approaches in Neuroradiology to Decode Diagnosis

Time: 9.30 am to 5.15 pm Date: 14.11.2018
Venue: HN Hospital Auditorium, Mumbai

Time Topic Speaker
09:00 - 09:30 Registration & Breakfast  
09:30 - 09:45 Welcome Gustad Daver / Tarang Gianchandani / Rekha Daver
  Part I - Pattern Recognition in inherited White Matter Disorders - A focused Session
10.00 - 10.10 Introduction Meher Ursekar & Neeta Naik
10.10 - 10.35 An MRI-based Approach to the Diagnosis of White Matter Disorders Van Der knapp
10.35 - 11.00 MLD (Signatures in Newer Imaging-Quantitative MRS & DTI) Wolf NI
11.00 - 11.25 Neuroimaging patterns in tRNA disorders Van Der knapp
11.25 - 11.40 Tea Break
  Part II - Pattern Recognition in acquired White Matter Disorders
11.40 - 12.05 Imaging in Pediatric Demyelinating Diseases of Brain Daniela Pohl
12.05 - 12.30 Diagnostic Algorithm for First & Relapsing Acquired Demyelinating Syndromes(ADS) in Children. Yael Hacohen
12.30 - 13.00 Cases on white matter disorders- Presenters- Dr. Neeta Naik, Dr. Kavita Shrivastav, Dr. Vilas Jadhav, Dr. Alpana Kondekar, Dr. Swarupa Bansode, Dr. Vivek Jain Moderator - Santosh Gupta
13.00 - 13.30 Lunch Break
  Part III - Pattern Recognition in Basal Ganglia & Cerebellar Disorders
13.30 - 13.55 Imaging in childhood basal ganglia disorders Shekeeb Mohammad
13.55 - 14.20 Neurodegeneration with Brain Iron Accumulation  Susan Hayflick
14.20 - 14.45 Neuroimaging in Immune Mediated Movement Disorders  Shekeeb Mohammad
14.45 - 15.10 Imaging patterns in childhood cerebellar disorders Ashish Atre
15.10 - 15.45 Cases on Basal Ganglia and Cerebellar Disorders- Presenters - Dr. Kavita Shrivasta, Dr. Vilas Jadhav Moderator - Ashish Atre
15.45 - 16.00 Tea Break
  Part IV - Neurovascular Imaging & Neurointerventional Radiology in Children
16.00 - 16.25 Pediatric Non-vascular Interventions P Muthusami
16.25 - 16.50 Imaging of Intracranial Venous System in context of Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis Mahendra Moharir
16.50 - 17.15 Interesting Pediatric Neurovascular cases P Muthusami
17.15 - 17. 30 Question & Answers  

Genetics Made Easy: What Every Clinician Must Know
A Clinical and Case based approach to Genetics

Time: 9.30 am to 6.00 pm Date: 14.11.2018
Venue: SRCC Children’s Hospital, Mumbai

Time  Topic Speaker
9.30 - 10.00 Registration and breakfast
  Session 1
10.00 - 10.20  The ABCs of Genetics Ram Prasad
10.20 - 10.40  Clinical Genetic Testing – when, what and why? Deepa Rajan
10.40 - 11.00  Whole Genome Testing : A double edged Sword Vinodh Narayanan
11.00 - 11.20  Whole Genome Testing - Results from first 100 cases of WGS clinical cases Madhuri Hegde
11.20 - 11.40 Q & A with Tea Break  
  Session 2
11.40 - 12.10  Dysmorphology and Genetic Syndromes: Clinical Tips and Clues Ratna Puri
12.10 - 12.30  Genetic Reports : Interpretation, Counselling and Beyond Deepa Rajan
12.30 - 13.00 Genetics of Febrile Seizures & Related Epilepsies – A clinical Update Jitendra Sahu
13.00 - 13.30 A Genetic approach to the Epileptic Encephalopathies: Clinical handles to Diagnosis Mahesh Kamte
13.30 - 14.00 Lunch
  Session 3
14.00 - 14.30 Inherited Neuropathies of childhood – Genotype to Phenotype Viraj Sanghi
14.30 - 15.00 Making sense of Congenital Myopathies and Dystrophies Carsten Bonneman
15.00 - 15.30 Congenital Myasthenia – Genetic Spectrum and Therapeutic implications Nalini Atchayaram
15.30 - 15.50 Q &A with Tea Break  
15.50 - 16.20 A Balanced view of the Inherited Ataxias – benchside to bedside Lokesh Lingappa
16.20 - 17.00 A Clinico - genetic Algorithm in Intellectual disorders and Autism Spectrum disorders Anupriya Kaur
16.50 - 17.35 Present Your Case to the Expert Panelists  

Acute Neurology

Time: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm Date: 14.11.2018
Venue: Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai

Time Topic Speaker
09:30 - 10:00 Registration and Breakfast
Session 1
10:00 - 10:20 STATUS EPILEPTICUS - Making mileage on the long and winding road Ramesh Konanki
10:20 - 10:40 Newer treatment options in Refractory status epilepticus Vinayan
10:40 - 11:00 Neurology: Technology and beyond: Role of EEG in ICU Karen SKjei
11:00 - 11:45 Case discussions Panel - Vinayan, Nandan Yardi, Ramesh, Kothari
11:45 - 12:00 Coffee Break
Session 2
12:00 - 12:45 FEBRILE ENCEPHALOPTHY - Approach to management - dissolving the dilemma Camilla Rodrigues
Panel Discussion Shilpa Kulkarni, Arijit Chattopadhyay
  K N Shah, Rashmi Kumar
  TBD
12:45 - 13:05 Pediatric Neurometabolic crisis Asuri Prasad
13:05 - 13:30 ICP early detection and management  Soonu Udani
13:30 - 14:15 Lunch
Session 3
14:15 - 14:35 Acute Pediatric Ischemic Stroke: How can we salvage the brain? Mahendra Moharir
14:35 - 14:55 Acute flaccid paralysis Shekhar Patil
14:55 - 15:15 Traumatic Brain Injury: Stitch in time saves nine Deopujari
15:15 - 15:30 Tea/coffee Break
15:30-16:15 The injured brain: options and predictions  Nitish Vora DrSantosh Mordekar (UK) 
Panel Discussion Gouri Passi, Roop Gursahani
16:15-17:00 Cases: Movement Disorders (NMDA, OMA, Acute Ataxia) stroke Arijit Chattopadhyay, Nitish Vora 

Advances in Neuromuscular Disorders

Time: 9.30 am to 5.30 pm Date: 14.11.2018
Venue: Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai

Time Topic Speaker
09:30 - 10:00 Registration and Breakfast
  Session 1
10:00 - 10:20 Newer treatment options in Congenital Myopathies Carsten Bönnemann
10:20 - 10:40 Muscle MRI: A diagnostic tool in neuromuscular disease Ann Agnes Mathew
10:40 - 11:00 Genetics of Congenital Muscular Dystrophy  Carsten Bönnemann
11:00 – 11:45 Panel Case discussions Bonnemann, Surekha, Andoni
11:45 - 12:00 Coffee Break
  Session 2
12:00 - 12:20 The changing realm of motor Neuronopathy Andoni Urtizberea
12:20- 12:40 Guillain Barren Syndrome variants in children: Dilemmas in diagnosis and management Umesh Kalane
12:40 - 13:00 Diagnostic Algorithm in childhood neuropathy Andoni Urtizberea
13:00 - 13:45 Case discussions Panel - Bonnemann, Andoni, Umesh & Gautham
13:45 - 14:30 Lunch
  Session 3
14:30 - 14:50 Congenital Myasthenias in early life Sophelia Chan
14:50 - 15:10 Management of acquired myasthenia Surekha Rajadhyaksha
15:10 - 15:30 SFEMG and its unique value in NMJ transmission defects Poornima Shah
15:30 - 15:45 Tea Break
  Session 4
15:45 - 16:05 Respiratory support in NMD the key to longevity Ilin Kinimi
16:05 - 16:25 Scoliosis in neuromuscular disease - an MDT approach Kshitij Chaudhary
16:25 - 16:45 Rehab in NMD - Title TBA Abhishek Shrivastava
16:45 - 17:30 Case discussions Panel - Poornima, Sophelia, Ann

“Clues and Cues” in Pediatric Neurology: Case based workshop on Localization

Time: 9.30 am to 5.30 pm Date: 14.11.2018
Venue: Auditorium, 4th Floor, OPD Bldg., PD Hinduja Hospital, Mahim, Mumbai

Time Topic Speaker
9.30 - 10.00 Registration and Breakfast
  Session 1
10.00 - 10.30 Evaluation of speech delay Anju Aggarwal
10.30 - 11.00 Deciphering progressive encephalopathies Vrajesh Udani
11.00 - 11.40 Eye movements: normal and abnormal David Zee
11.40 - 12.00 Tea Break
  Session 2
12.00 - 12.30 Floppy infant-where is the lesion? Pinky Munot
12.30 - 13.00 Clinical Gait Assessment Naveen Sankhyan
13.00 - 13.30 Acute hemiparesis: Deciphering the where and why Finbar O'Callaghan
13.30 - 14.10 Lunch
  Session 3
14.10 - 14.40 Paroxysmal disorders - seizures and non epileptic events in Infants and young children Rekha Mittal
14.40 - 15.10 Paroxysmal disorders - seizures and non epileptic events in Older children Sophie Varadkar
15.10 - 15.40 Ataxia in children  Jayakumar
15.40 - 16.00 Tea Break
  Session 4
16.00 - 16.30 Acute Flaccid paralysis: clues to the cause Neelu Desai 
16.30 - 17.00 Headache in children: it’s in the history Divya Khurana
17.00 - 17.30 Examination of the unconscious child: what it can tell us Siddharth Shah

Ketogenic Diet in Child Neurology

Time: 08.00 to 6.00 Date: 14.11.2018
Venue: Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai

Time Program Speaker
MORNING SESSION
8.00 - 8.30 REGISTRATION/ BREAKFAST  
8:30 - 8:50 Introduction- History and Evolution of the Diet from Hippocrates to the 21st Century Dr. Janak Nathan
8:50 - 9:00 Indications and Contraindications of KD Dr. Suvasini Sharma
  Types of Ketogenic diets   
9:00 - 9:20 Classical KD  Dr. Omnia Rashidy
9:20 - 9:40 MCT KD  Dr. Jianxiang Liao
9:40 - 10:00 Modified Atkins’ diet (MAD) & (LGIT)  Dr. Suvasini Sharma
10:00 - 10:15 High PUFA KD Dr. Janak Nathan
10:15 - 10:30 Which diet for which patient Dr. Shahnaz Ibrahim
10:30 - 11:00 Tea break  
11:00 - 11:30 Mechanism of action: overview Dr. Janak Nathan
11:30 - 11:50 KD Potential Complications Dr. Hoon Chul Kang
11:50 - 12:10 Follow up, medications and supplements Dr. Janak Nathan
12:10 - 12:35 Reccent advances in KD in Epilepsy updates from KETO 2018 Dr. Suvasini Sharma
12.35 - 13:00 Uses of KD beyond epilepsy Dr. Sarbani Raha
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break  
AFTERNOON SESSION
PARALLEL SESSION
DIETICIANS (Moderator - Dr. S. Sharma) DOCTORS (Moderator - Dr. JN)
Time Program Speaker Time Program Speaker
Delivery of KD      
14.00 - 14.20 Pre-diet investigations Ms. Dhanashri Khedekar 14.00 - 14.20 KD in epileptic encephalopathy Dr. Teik Beng Khoo
14.20 - 14.40 Initiating diet Ms. Sonal Bailur 14.20 - 14.40 Surgery v/s Ketogenic Diet Dr. Pradnya Gadgil
14.40 - 15.00  Fine – tuning the KD  Ms. Sonal Bailur 14.40 - 15.00 KD in Status Epilepticus Dr. Shahnaz Ibrahim
15.00 - 15.15 Follow-up - what to look for Ms. Dhanashri Khedekar Use of KD in other Disorders
15.15 - 15.30 Follow-up investigations Ms. Anuja Agarwal 15.00 - 15.20 Glut 1 deficiency syndrome Dr. Omnia Rashidy
15.30 - 15.45 Side – effects  Ms. Shefali Goel 15.20 - 15.40 Autism Dr. Janak Nathan
15.45 - 15:55 Interpreting Food/ Medicine Labels Ms. Sonal Bailur 15.40 - 16.00 Mitochondrial/Inborn Metabolic Disorders Dr. Hoon Chul Kang
15.55 - 16.10 Supplements Ms. Dhanashri Khedekar 16.00 - 16.20 Cancer Dr. Janak Nathan
Delivery of KD in special circumstances 16.20 - 16.40 Future of KD Dr. Teik Beng Khoo
16.10 - 16.25 Infants  Ms. Shefali Goel      
16.25 - 16.40 Tube feeding Ms. Anuja Agarwal      
16.40-16.55 pm Tea break
Time Panel Discussion - How we do it Moderators
16.55 - 17.15 China Dr. Janak Nathan
Malaysia Dr. Suvasini Sharma
Pakistan  
Egypt  
South Korea  
India  
17.15 - 18.00 Interaction and Experience Sharing of Delegates with Patients and Caregivers  

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