Scientific program 2020-02-26T15:41:30+00:00

Scientific program

Hour/Room”Iuliu Hațieganu” Auditorium
08:00 - 13:00Workshops
• Microsurgical training and Neurosurgery: The perfect blend
• Neurosurgical technique – Live surgery with professor Ioan Ștefan Florian
• Knots and sutures
• Neuroanatomy dissection workshop
14:00 - 14:30Opening Ceremony
14:30 - 16:30Session I
Chairmen: Laura Popovici & Victor Volovici MD PhD
14:30 - 14:45Neurologic examination in Children
stud. Horațiu Potîrniche
14:45 - 15:00Patient positioning and basic approaches
stud. Anca Guțu
15:00 - 15:15Prenatal echography
stud. Andreea Anghel
15:15 - 15:30Perinatal imaging diagnosis
Roxana Stănila Popa MD PhDc
15:30 - 15:45Anatomy of the ventricles
stud. Bianca Horgoș
15:45 - 16:00Myelomeningocele
Cristina Caterina Aldea MD PhDc
16:00 - 16:15Craniosynostosis
George Mihai Cosma MD
16:15 - 16:30 Dermoid and epidermoid cysts
Vlad Adrian Pădurean MD
16:30 - 16:45COFFEE BREAK
16:45 - 18:05Session I
Chairmen: Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian & Prof. Kresimir Rotim
16:45 - 17:05Hydrocephalus – the most important neurosurgical diagnosis in children
Prof. Martina Messing-Junger MD PhD
17:05 - 17:25Endoscopic third ventriculostomy: technique and complications
Prof. Kresimir Rotim
17:25 - 17:45Trasfontanelar Ventriculocisternostomy in hydrocephalus
Horațiu Stan MD PhD
17:45 - 18:05Chiari II Malformations – our experience
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian MD PhD
18:05 - 18:20NEUROQUIZ
Networking Cocktail
Hour/Room”Iuliu Hațieganu” Auditorium
08:30 - 10:15SESSION II
Chairman: Prof. Lukas Rasulic & Prof. Stefano Ferraresi
08:30 - 08:45Brachial plexus anatomy
stud. Daniela Artiomov
08:45 - 09:00General anatomy of the spine and spinal cord
stud. Andrei Ilie
09:00 - 09:20Peripheral Nerve Surgery in Pediatric Population - Neurosurgeon Practice or Not
Prof. Lukas Rasulic MD PhD
09:20 - 09:40Nerve lesions in pediatric age: prognosis and treatment
Prof. Stefano Ferraresi MD PhD
09:40 - 09:55Intramedullary spinal tumors
Mihai Alexandru Stănciuc MD PhDc
09:55 - 10:15Intradural extramedullary spinal tumors
Prof. Kresimir Rotim MD PhD
10:15 - 10:30COFFEE BREAK
10:30 - 12:40SESSION III
Chairmen: Prof. Ioan Stefan Florian & Prof. Tomislav Sajko
10:30 - 10:45 Pineal region anatomy
stud. Cezar Andrei Vijlănescu
10:45 - 11:00Posterior Fossa and Brainstem Anatomy
stud. Laura Ioana Popovici
11:00 - 11:20Tumors of the Pediatric Age – An Overview
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian MD PhD
11:20 - 11:40Posterior Fossa & Brainstem Lesions in Children
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian MD PhD
11:40 - 12:00Pineal region tumors
Prof. Tomislav Sajko MD PhD
12:00 - 12:20The EESI approach to pineal region tumors
Saurabh Sinha BMBCh (Oxon)
12:20 - 12:40Pituitary surgery in Children
Saurabh Sinha BMBCh (Oxon)
12:40 - 13:40LUNCH BREAK
13:40 - 15:35SESSION IV
Chairman: Andreas Demetriades MD PhD & Victor Volovici MD PhD
13:40 - 14:00Obstetrical brachial plexus injuries: an overview on a rare entity
Prof. Stefano Ferraresi MD PhD
14:00 - 14:20Paediatric Brain Trauma: what can neurosurgery do?
Andreas Demetriades MD PhD
14:20 - 14:40Paediatric Spinal trauma: what can the neurosurgeon do?
Andreas Demetriades MD PhD
14:40 - 15:00Embryology of intracranial arteries
Victor Volovici MD PhD
15:00 - 15:15Arteriovenous Malformation in Children
Ioan Alexandru Florian MD PhDc
15:15 - 15:35Pediatric vascular lesions
Victor Volovici MD PhD
15:35 - 15:50COFFEE BREAK
15:50 - 17:35SESSION V
Chairman: Saurabh Sinha BMBCh(Oxon) & Horatiu Stan MD PhD
15:50 - 16:10Pediatric epilepsy surgery
Prof. Tomisav Sajko MD PhD
16:10 - 16:25Infections of the pediatric CNS
George Ungureanu MD PhDc
16:25 - 16:45Wisdom to my young friend, the neurosurgeon
Horațiu Stan MD PhD
16:45 - 17:00Intensive care of pediatric patient
Oana Radu MD PhDc
17:00 - 17:20Brain IT: innovative technologies in neurosurgery studies
Vicențiu Săceleanu MD PhD
17:20 - 17:35White matter dissection in fetal brains
stud. Armand Boer
Hour/Room”Iuliu Hațieganu” Auditorium
09:00 - 10:00SESSION VI
Chairman: Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu & Prof. Martina Messing-Junger
09:00 - 09:20Pediatric neurosurgical diagnoses and their relevance for adulthood
Prof. Martina Messing-Junger MD PhD
09:20 - 10:00How to convince reviewers?
Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu MD PhD
10:00 - 10:20COFFEE BREAK
10:20 - 12:50Case & Research presentations (7 min/presentation + 3 min/discussions)
Committee: Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian, Prof. Stafano Ferraresi, Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, Andreas Demetriades MD PhD, Prof. Martina Messing-Junger, Saurabh Sinha BMBCh (Oxon), Victor Volovici MD PhD

1. A case report of a long-term outcome and complications as a consequence of delayed myelomeningocele repair
Hadil Seh
2. Endovascular treatment of a ruptured AVM-related aneurysm - case report
Cristean Petronela Cristina
3. Surgical management of chiari malformation
Ioniță Vlad, Tașcu A.
4. A case of multiple posterior fossa aspergilomas confirmed by biopsy in a pediatric patient with chronic granulomatosis
Diana-Maria Model, Marius-Cristian Zaharia
5. Surgical treatment of a 3rd ventricular colloid cyst in a child: case report
Marius-Cristian Zaharia, Diana-Maria Model
6. Surgical management and outcome of a cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma
Teodora Ghica
7. Succesful late neurosurgical management of a severe traumatic brain injury in a 5-year-old
Alexandru Fulga
8. An atypical case of choroid plexus papilloma
Ioana-Smaranda Mares
9. Ruptured high-flow Spetzler-Martin grade II arteriovenous malformation in a 5-year old: Outsmarting the catastrophe
Elena Nestian
10. Middle cerebral artery aneurysm rupture in 1-year-old: a little girl’s unexpected journey
Ionela – Loredana Stoian
11. Spinal cord trauma in a pediatric patient: can we predict the outcome?
Diana Stefania Hulea
12. Ventriculocisternostomy through a transfontanelar approach: case report
Ionut Olteanu
13. Surgical extirpation of a large congenital scalp hemangioma in a neonate with complications
Vo Minh Doan
1. Current treatment in postnatal myelomeninocele repair: a single center, retrospective cohort
Alexandra Catalina Ciurescu, Sory Ibrahim Fofana
2. Current status of craniostenosis treatment in Romania – 5-year-retrospective study in children
Mihai-Stelian Moreanu
12:50Closing Ceremony


February 28 – March 1, 2020, Cluj-Napoca
“Iuliu Hațieganu” Auditorium, 23 Gh. Marinescu st.