Friday - August 10th, 2018

 All conferences with simultaneous translation


Room 1

Theme: The challenge of treating patients with movement disorders
Chairman: Marcela Ferreira Cordellini (BRA)
Moderator: Wuilker K. Campos (BRA)

Secretary: Albedy Moreira Bastos (BRA)

08:00-08:30: Pearls and pitfalls in baclofen pumps for spasticity in childhood - Carlos Rocha (BRA)
08:30-09:00: Clinical outcomes of asleep vs awake DBS for Parkinson Disease (PD) - Kim Burchiel (USA)
09:00-09:30: Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation For Stroke Recovery - Máximo Zimerman (ARG)
10:00-10:30: Functional Neuromodulation for voiding disorders: indications and long-term results - Jairo Espinoza (COL)

10:30-11:00: COFFEE BREAK


Theme: Spinal and radicular pain
Chairman: Ledismar José da Silva (BRA)
Moderator:José Oswaldo de Oliveira Jr. (BRA)
Secretary: Pedro Pierro Neto (BRA)

11:00-11:14: The current role of intradiscal interventions: from positive discography to the radiofrequency methods - William Omar Lopez (COL)
11:15-11:29: Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) for radiculopathic pain in Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS) - Leandro Mamede Braun (BRA)
11:30-11:44: SCS for the relief of midline pain in FBSS - Carla Miranda Ceres (BRA)
11:45-11:59: SCS and behavioral induced changes in FBSS - Amir Salomão Gebrin (BRA)
12:00-12:20: DISCUSSION

12:20-14:00: LUNCH BREAK

Room 1

Theme: Non-invasive neurostimulation as a major tool

14:00-14:14: Non-invasive Brain Stimulation in schizophrenia - Deniz Doruk (USA)
14:15-14:29: Non-invasive Brain Stimulation in depression - Leandro Valiengo (BRA)
14:30-14:44: Non-invasive Brain Stimulation in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder - Bernardo Sampaio Júnior (BRA)
14:45-14:59: Non-invasive Brain Stimulation for Chronic Pain - Marcel Simis (BRA)
15:00-15:14: Non-invasive Brain Stimulation for Traumatic Brain Injury - Wellingson Paiva (BRA)
15:15-15:29: Non-invasive Brain Stimulation for aphasia after stroke - Marcel Simis (BRA)
15:30-15:50: DISCUSSION

15:50-16:15: COFFEE BREAK


Room 1

Theme: Neuromodulation for Neuropathic Pain
Chairman: Tiago da Silva Freitas (BRA)
Moderator: Hamilton Ayres Da Silva (BRA)
Secretary:  Abel Mitsuo Takey (BRA)

16:15-16:29: Spinal Cord Stimulation for Complex Regional Syndrome: what are the evidences? – Marc Russo (AUS)
16:30-16:44: Clinical considerations and conservative treatment of post-herpetic neuralgia – Elias Atencio Samaniego (PAN)
16:45-16:59: Neurostimulation for peripheral neuropathies - Tiago Freitas (BRA) 
17:00-17:14: Pharmacological treatment of Neuropathic Pain and the WHO analgesic ladder - Marcio Rondinelli (BRA)
17:15-17:29: Dorsal root ganglion pulsed radiofrequency for pain relief and its importance in the prognosis of electrical stimulation – Elias Atencio Samaniego (PAN)
17:30-17:44: The role of SCS in relief of post-herpetic neuralgia - Eduardo Carlos Barreto (BRA).
17:45-17:59: Somatic and/or autonomous anesthetic blocks to relieve post-herpetic neuralgia - Ana Carolina Braz Lima (BRA)

18:00-18:20: DISCUSSION

Room 2

Theme: Advances in the treatment of patients with neurological deficits
Chairman: Paulo Thadeu Brainer-Lima (BRA)
Moderator: Alexandre N. Francisco (BRA)
Secretary: Marcelo Penholate Faria (BRA)

14:00-14:14: DBS and contralateral Pallidotomy in Movement Disorders - Paulo Thadeu Brainer-Lima (BRA)
14:15-14:29: Plexular Stimulation for the Treatment of Spasticity in spinal cord injury - Nucelio Lemos (CAN)
14:30-14:44: Indications and Results of Ablative procedures and neuromodulation for Spasticity after encephalic injury - Bernardo Assumpção de Monaco (BRA)
14:45-14:59: Long-term results of baclofen pumps for Spasticity after spinal cord injury – Gilberto de Almeida Fonseca Filho (BRA)
15:00-15:14: Thalamotomy as an option for the treatment of refractory tremor – Kim Burchiel (USA)
15:15-15:29: Comparison of lead accuracy and outcome for MRI- vs. MER-guided DBS implantation for PD - Robert Gross (USA)

15:50-16:15: COFFEE BREAK

Room 2

Theme: Progresses in PD and dystonia
Chairman: Carlos Rocha (BRA)
Secretary: Yuri Mascarenhas de Andrade Souza (BRA)
Moderator: Erich Talamoni Fonoff (BRA)

16:15-16:29: Is there a role for unilateral DBS in the treatment of PD? Alexandre N. Francisco (BRA)
16:30-16:44: Can directional leads improve DBS outcome in PD? - Erich Fonoff (BRA)
16:45-16:59: Optimized temporal pattern of brain stimulation designed by computational evolution - Robert Gross (USA)
17:00-17:14: Ablative surgery in STN for Parkinson’s Disease - Sérgio Pampin (ARG)
17:15-17:29: Neuromodulation for gait disorders in PD - Alexandre Reis (BRA)
17:30-17:44: STN DBS for Dystonia - Erich Talamoni Fonoff (BRA)
17:45-17:59: DBS for Secondary Dystonia - Fabián Piedimonte (ARG)
18:00-18:20: DISCUSSION




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