Scientific Session VI: Neurotrauma

Monday, April 27 | 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm |

Moderator(s): Julian E. Bailes Jr., MD, FAANS; Jamie S. Ullman, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 2:02 pm

Introduction of the Chuck Noll Lecture

Joseph Charles Maroon, MD, FAANS(L)

2:03 pm - 2:33 pm

Chuck Noll Lecture on Sports Neurotrauma: Title TBD

Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD, FAANS

Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD, FAANS, is chair of Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Neurosurgery. She is the first woman to lead the department and the fourth woman to lead a neurosurgical department in the United States. Dr. Timmons arrived in Indiana from the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, where she was vice chair for administration in the Department of Neurosurgery and director of neurotrauma. She previously served as director of neurotrauma and residency program director at Geisinger Health System in Danville, Penn. She holds a variety of leadership roles in several organizations, including AANS Past President. She is a specialist in neurotrauma and neurocritical care, with a focus on traumatic brain injury and has led or co-led numerous clinical research studies sponsored by the NIH and industry partners.

2:34 pm - 2:42 pm

278. Traumatic Brain Injury is Associated with Higher Rates of Dementia: A Two-Institution Experience

Brittany Stopa

2:43 pm - 2:51 pm

279. A role of the NLRP3 inflammasome in traumatic brain injury

Seung-Ho Yang, MD (Republic of Korea)

2:52 pm - 3:00 pm

280. Elucidating Incidence and Outcomes of Perioperative Status Epilepticus after Neurosurgical Procedures

Jonathon J. Parker, MD, PhD

3:01 pm - 3:09 pm

281. Factors Associated with Post Traumatic Hydrocephalus in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury Patients in the Emergency Setting

Aladine Abdalla Elsamadicy, BE, MD

3:10 pm - 3:18 pm

282. Serum GFAP, UCH-L1, and S100B Concentrations Predict Traumatic and Hypoxic Brain Death in the Acute Setting

Brett Eric Sterk

3:19 pm - 3:27 pm

283. Chronic subdural Hematomas: The Crucial Role of Eosinophils In The Lifecycle, Radiographic Architecture, And Risk Of Recurrence

Benjamin Andrew Davidson, MD (Canada)

3:28 pm - 3:36 pm

Late Breaking: New Antibody Therapeutic Targeting Connexin Hemichannels for Improvement of Recovery from Acute Spinal Cord Injury

Jean X JIang

3:37 pm - 4:07 pm

Beverage Break in the Exhibit Hall

4:08 pm - 4:10 pm

Introduction to the Severe TBI Algorithm Symposium

Randall M. Chesnut, MD, FCCM

4:11 pm - 4:26 pm

Background, Rationale, and Methods

Peter John Hutchinson, MD, FRCS (United Kingdom)

4:27 pm - 4:42 pm

The ICP Only Algorithm

Gregory W.J. Hawryluk, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FAANS (Canada)

4:43 pm - 4:58 pm

The Combined Algorithm

Randall M. Chesnut, MD, FCCM

4:59 pm - 5:30 pm

Panelist Question and Answer Session