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ENS 2011: Lisbon, Portugal · 28 – 31 May 2011

Sunday, 29 May 2011

08.00 – 11.30

Non-Alzheimer diseases

Chairpersons:
F. Pasquier (Lille, FR)
A. Verdelho (Lisbon, PT)
 

Metabolic causes of dementia

F. Clerici (Milan, IT)
 

Frontotemportal lobar degeneration

F. Pasquier (Lille, FR)
 

Parkinson’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies: Two sides of the same coin?

D. Burn (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK)
 

Vascular dementia

A. Verdelho (Lisbon, PT)
08.00 – 11.30

Autoimmune encephalitis and epilepsy

Chairpersons:
C.E. Elger (Bonn, DE)
A. Vincent (Oxford, UK)
 

Immunopathy and immunopathogenesis of chronic grey matter inflammations

J. Bauer (Vienna, AT)
 

Rasmussen’s encephalitis: Its course and the treatment dilemma

C.E. Elger (Bonn, DE)
 

Limbic encephalitis

C.G. Bien (Bonn, DE)
 

Autoantibodies and epilepsy: Their role in diagnostics and pathogenesis

A. Vincent (Oxford, UK)
08.00 – 11.30

Update in neuro-oncology

Chairpersons:
R. Soffietti (Turin, IT)
M. Gilbert (Houston, US)
 

Advances in surgery and radiochemotherapy of low-grade gliomas

R. Soffietti (Turin, IT)
 

Molecular approaches to glioblastoma

M. Gilbert (Houston, US)
 

Controversies in the treatment of primary CNS lymphomas

K. Hoang-Xuan (Paris, FR)
 

Cognitive deficits in primary brain tumours patients

M. Klein (Amsterdam, NL)
08.00 – 11.30

Effects and complications of long-term treatment in MS

Chairpersons:
L. Kappos (Basel, CH)
X. Montalban (Barcelona, ES)
 

Long-term follow-up studies in MS: What can we expect?

G. Ebers (Oxford, UK)
 

Short-term observations as predictors of long-term outcomes?

X. Montalban (Barcelona, ES)
 

Effects and complications of long-term treatment with IFNs and Glatiramer

J. Kuhle (Basel, CH)
 

Effects and complications of long-term treatment with cytostatic agents and monoclonal antibodies

L. Kappos (Basel, CH)
 

Risk management of emerging treatments

All speakers
08.00 – 11.30

Muscle basic course

Chairpersons:
A. Toscano (Messina, IT)
M. Hanna (London, UK)
 

The patient with dropped head

A. Toscano (Messina, IT)
 

How to evaluate the patient with a suspected channelopathy

M. Hanna (London, UK)
 

Late-onset hereditary myopathies

M. Sinnreich (Basel, CH)
 

How to deal with the respiratory system in neuromuscular patients

B. Eymard (Paris, FR)
08.00 – 11.30

Full-day course Current treatments in neurology (part 1)

Chairpersons:
J. Schoenen (Liège, BE)
C. Bassetti (Zurich/Lugano, CH)
 

Treatment multiple sclerosis

H.P. Hartung (Düsseldorf, DE)
 

Myasthenia gravis

I. Elovaara (Tampere, FI)
 

Migraine

J. Schoenen (Liège, BE)
 

Neuropathic pain

R. Baron (Kiel, DE)
13.45 – 17.15

Full-day course Current treatments in neurology (part 2)

Chairpersons:
J. Schoenen (Liège, BE)
C. Bassetti (Zurich/Lugano, CH)
 

Acute stroke

C. Bassetti (Zurich/Lugano, CH)
 

Epilepsy

P. Ryvlin (Lyon, FR)
 

Parkinson

E. Tolosa (Barcelona, ES)
 

Inflammatory neuropathies

R. Hughes (London, UK)
13.45 – 17.15

White matters: Inflammatory and genetic/metabolic leukoencephalopathies in young patients

Chairpersons:
D. Pohl (Ottawa, CA)
R. McFarland (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK)
 

Chronic inflammatory and autoimmune CNS disorders in childhood

D. Pohl (Ottawa, CA)
 

Batteries not included: Childhoodonset mitochondrial disease

R. McFarland (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK)
 

Hypomyelinating leukodystrophies

N. Wolf (Amsterdam, NL)
 

Recent advances in imaging techniques for white-matter disorders of children and adolescence

M. Filippi (Milan, IT)