Scientific program 2022-02-01T12:42:16+00:00

Scientific program

Timeline / Room
09:00 - 13:00Workshops
Neurosurgical technique – Live surgery with Prof. Ioan Stefan Florian, MD, PhD
Microsurgical training and Neurosurgery
Knots and sutures
White matter dissection workshop
Morphopathology workshop
Neurologic examination
14:00 - 14:30Opening Ceremony
14:30 - 16:30Session 1
Chairs: Stud. Dragoș Font & Prof. Ioan Stefan Florian MD PhD
14:30 - 15:00What I could develop in neurosurgery
Prof Majid Samii, MD PhD (online)
15:00 - 15:15The Willis Circle Revealed
Andrei Alexandru Marinescu, MD
15:15 - 15:35Vascular Neurosurgery- an Anatomic perspective
Cristina Caterina Aldea, MD PhDc
15:35 - 15:50Brainstem Cavernous Malformations - When Can We Talk About Surgery?
Alexandru Florian, MD PhDc
15:50 - 16:10Cerebral Aneurysm treatment- microsurgery in the pseudoendovascular era
Victor Volovici, MD PhD (online)
16:10 - 16:30Break
16:30 - 18:30Session 2

Chairs: Stud David Kegyes & Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian, MD PhD
16:30 - 16:45Anatomical backbones of pediatric neuro oncology
Stud. Kegyes David
16:45 - 17:00Congenital Malformations
Stud. Andrei Ilie
17:00 - 17:20Pediatric Brain Tumors - From Zero to Hero
Beni Lehel, MD
17:20 - 17:40What’s pediatric neurosurgery about?
Prof. Martina Messing Junger, MD PhD (online)
17:40 - 18:30NEUROQUIZ
20:00Networking Cocktail – Golden Tulip Ana Dome Hotel Restaurant
Timeline / Room
08:30 - 11:00Session 3

Chairs: Prof. Lukas Rasulic, MD PhD & Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, MD PhD
08:30 - 08:45Lumbar Plexus Anatomy
Stud. Paul Elida
08:45 - 09:00Hiperselective neurotomy for focal spasm treatment
Jovan Grujic, MD
09:00 - 09:20Spine navigation
Domagoj Gajski MD
09:20 - 09:40Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures - A Primer
Andreas Demetriades, MD PhD
09:40 - 10:00Surgery of craniocervical tumors
Prof. Kresimir Rotim, MD PhD
10:00 - 10:20Why neurosurgeons should do peripheral nerve surgery?
Prof. Lukas Rasulic, MD PhD
10:20 - 10:40Intradural spinal tumors
Prof. Tomislav Sajko, MD PhD
10:40 - 11:00Peripheral nerve injuries: the dawn of everything
Prof. Stefano Ferraresi, MD PhD (online)
11:00 - 11:15Break
11:15 - 13:00Session 4

Chairs: Prof. Ioan Stefan Florian, MD PhD & Andreas Demetriades, MD PhD
11:15 - 11:30Posterior Fossa through an Operative Perspective
Stud. Dragos Font
11:30 - 11:45Fantastic Craniometric Points and Where to Find Them
Laura Popovici, MD
11:45 - 12:00A Short History of Brain Tumor Surgery
Vlad Padurean, MD
12:00 - 12:20„The Third Eye” - An incursion in Pineal Region Lesions
Prof. Ioan Stefan Florian, MD PhD
12:20 - 12:40Highs and Lows in the Life of a Neurosurgeon
Andreas Demetriades, MD PhD
12:40 - 13:00Advances in Neuro-oncological Surgery
Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, MD PhD
13:00 - 14:00Lunch break
14:00 - 16:00Session 5

Chairs: Prof. Kresimir Rotim, MD PhD & Prof. Tomislav Sajko, MD PhD
14:00 - 14:20Inspiring the New Generation - 10 years of Masterclasses
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian, MD PhD
14:20 - 14:40Hybrid microsurgical and endovascular approach in the treatment of multiple cerebral aneurysms
Prof. Kresimir Rotim, MD PhD
14:40 - 15:00Best case/worst case: be aware of your skills
Prof. Tomislav Sajko, MD PhD
15:00 - 15:20The effects of populational change on what neurosurgeons will treat in the future
George Ungureanu, MD PhDc
15:20 - 15:40The Masterclass- idea, support, success
Victor Volovici, MD PhD (online)
15:40 - 16:00Why neurosurgery deserves the best and the brightest
Prof. Torstein Meling, MD PhD (online)
16:00 - 16:20Break
16:20 - 17:55Session 6

Chairs: Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, MD PhD & Andreas Demetriades, MD PhD
16:20 - 16:40Translational Research in Neurosurgery
Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, MD PhD
16:40 - 17:00Setting up a Neuropathology Laboratory
Sergiu Susman, MD PhD
17:00 - 17:20The Future of (Neuro)radiology
Annamaria Ilyes, MD
17:20 - 17:35Anatomy and function of the NPY-ergic peripheral sympathetic neurons in mice
Raluca Pascalau, MD
17:35 - 17:55One will be minimally invasive spine surgery
Ante Subasic, MD
Timeline / Room
09:00 - 11:00Session 7

Chairs: Stud Dragoș Font & Stud David Kegyes & Prof. Ioan Stefan Florian, MD PhD
09:00 - 09:15Inspiring results for upcoming generations - QOL and satisfaction in patients with cubital tunnel syndrome
Stud. Stefan Radojevic
09:15 - 09:30Inspiring results for future generations: Effect of radial nerve neurolysis on patient's QOL and satisfaction
Stud. Aleksa Micic
09:30 - 09:45An ethical dilemma: a closer look at the role behavioral modulation through neurosurgery may play in the future
Stud. Ahmed Aizi
09:45 - 10:00Basilar Artery Aneurysm Anatomy and Occlusion Options
Stud. Ștefan Grădinaru
10:00 - 10:15The Journey of A Subarachnoidal Hemorrhage Patient Through Our Clinic
Stud. Andrei Popa
10:15 - 10:30A Dive into Craniopharyngiomas
Stud. Filimon Robert-Alexandru
10:30 - 10:45Brain Mapping In Low-Grade Glioma Surgery
Stud. Alina Botezatu
10:45 - 11:00Trigeminal Neuralgia
Stud. Ioana Pavăl
11:00 - 11:15Break
11:15 - 12:15Case Presentation
12:15 - 12:20Closing Ceremony

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