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International Symposium - Session II: Pediatric

Saturday, April 28 | 10:54 am - 2:11 pm |

Moderator(s): Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS; Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Mark D. Krieger, MD, FAANS

10:54 am - 11:09 am

Medulloblastomas in the Era of Molecular Biology: A Challenge for Developing Countries

Souad Bakhti, MD (Algeria)

11:10 am - 11:25 am

Radionuclide Shuntography for the Evaluation of Ventriculo-Peritoneal Shunt in Children with Hydrocephalus

Muhammad Raji Mahmud, MD (Nigeria)

11:26 am - 11:41 am

Opportunities and Challenges for Pediatric Neurosurgery

Anthony Figaji, MD (South Africa)

11:42 am - 11:57 am

Modeling Neurological Diseases Using Stem Cell Technology

Takafumi Wataya, MD (Japan)

11:58 am - 12:13 pm

CVJ Anomalies and Skeletal Dysplasias in Children

Pepe Hinojosa, MD (Spain)

12:14 pm - 12:29 pm

Cerebellar Mutism in Adults - Does it Exist?

Olufemi B. Bankole, MBChB, FWACS (Nigeria)

12:30 pm - 12:45 pm

Brain Tumors in Teens - How to Deal with Strange Pathological Findings

Ibrahim Omerhodzic, MD (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

12:46 pm - 1:01 pm

Match Making in Global Pediatric Neurosurgery

William Harkness, MD (United Kingdom)

1:02 pm - 1:25 pm

Pediatric Panel/Case Discussions

1:26 pm - 2:11 pm

Lunch Break