Main Program

Theme: Share your dreams with the world

  • Special Lectures

    Wednesday, October 27
    Room A

    13:40-14:25 1A-SL01
    The Journal of Neurosurgery, Citation Classics, and Resident Education

    John Anthony Jane, Sr.
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, U.S.A.

    14:30-15:00 1A-SL02
    Analysis of Neurosurgeons’ Practice Environments and Future Perspective in Korea

    Hee-Won Jung
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Hospital / College of Medicine, South Korea

    15:00-15:30 1A-SL03
    The status quo of neurosurgery in China

    Jizong Zhao
    Department of Neurosurgery, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, China

    15:30-16:30 1A-SL04
    Chordoma: Defining a defying disease

    Ossama Al-Mefty
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, U.S.A.

    Transitions in surgery of complex skull base meningiomas – changing paradigms in a surgical art

    Volker Seifert
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Germany

    Thursday, October 28
    Room A

    14:00-16:00 2A-SL05
    Choosing the Best CSF diversion strategy in pediatric patients

    James M. Drake
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, The Hospital for Sick Children University of Toronto, Canada

    Surgical treatment of skull base chordoma

    Kyu-Sung Lee
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yonsei University Health System, South Korea

    Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Delivery Vehicle or Therapeutic Target?

    Frederick F. Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, U.S.A.

    Surgical treatment of skull base chordoma

    Johnny Delashaw
    Surgical Anatomy and Approaches to the Orbit for Neurosurgeon

    Room I

    16:00-17:00 2I-SL06
    Tricks and Pitfalls for the total removal of the skull base meningiomas

    Ossama Al-Mefty
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, U.S.A.

    Essential Microsurgical Techniques for the Skull Base Tumors

    Han Kyu Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Eulji University Medical Center, South Korea

  • Symposia

    Wednesday, October 27
    Room A

    08:30-10:00 1A-S01
    New Frontiers in Neuroendovascular Treatment
    10:00-12:00 1A-S02
    Intraoperative Imaging System: Pitfalls and Troubleshooting

    Room D

    08:30-10:20 1D-S03
    Prolactinoma: Medication and Surgical Treatment
    14:30-16:00 1D-S04
    Management of Head Injury in the Elderly
    16:00-17:30 1D-S05
    Pediatric Brain Tumor: Current Status and Future Directions

    Room E

    08:30-10:00 1E-S06
    Intraorbital Tumor: Treatment and Functional Outcome
    10:00-12:00 1E-S07
    Malignant Glioma: From Molecular Pathogenesis to Clinical Treatment

    Thursday, October 28
    Room A

    08:30-10:20 2A-S08
    CEA vs CAS: Carotid Stenosis Treatment Revisited
    10:20-12:00 2A-S09
    Pitfalls and Troubleshooting on Treatment of Aneurysms
    16:00-17:30 2A-S10
    Basic Reseach of Regenerative Medicine for Neurosurgical Diseases

    Room D

    08:30-10:00 2D-S11
    Management of Craniopharyngiomas
    10:00-12:00 2D-S12
    Management of Skull Base Meningiomas
    14:00-15:30 2D-S13
    Front Lines of Stareotactic, High-precision Radiosurgery

    Room E

    08:30-10:30 2E-S14
    Neuroendoscopic Surgery: Current Status and Perspectives
    14:00-16:00 2E-S15
    Potential and Limits of Spinal Instrumentations

    Friday, October 29
    Room A

    08:30-10:00 3A-S16
    New Frontiers in Neuromodulation on Functional Neurosurgery
    10:00-12:00 3A-S17
    Progress and Perspectives on Diagnostic Neuroimaging
    13:20-14:50 3A-S18
    The Role of Neurosurgeons in Acute Ischemia
    13:50-16:20 3A-S19
    The Age Limits for Neurosurgical Treatment: Surgery, Chemotherpy and Radiation

    Room E

    08:30-10:20 3E-S20
    Surgical Treatment of Lumbar Degenerative Diseases
    10:20-12:00 3E-S21
    Epilepsy Surgery: Analysis of Long-term Outcome
  • Video Symposia

    Wednesday, October 27
    Room I

    08:30-10:00 1I-VS01
    Surgical Approaches to the Tumors of Clivus and Foramen Magnum
    10:00-11:30 1I-VS02
    Application of Bypass Technique to Aneurysm Surgery
    14:30-16:00 1I-VS03
    Managenment of Intraventricular Tumors
    16:00-17:30 1I-VS04
    Vein Preservation in Brain Tumor Surgery

    Thursday, October 28
    Room I

    08:30-10:00 2I-VS05
    Operative Nuances for Perforator Preservation in Skull Base Tumor Surgery
    10:00-11:40 2I-VS06
    Surgery of Cerebellar Arteriovenous Malformations
    14:00-16:00 2I-VS07
    Management of Surgically Intractable Cerebral Aneurysms

    Friday, October 29
    Room I

    08:30-10:00 3I-VS08
    Surgical Aproaches to Brain Stem Lesions
    10:00-11:30 3I-VS09
    Management of Aneurysms of IC Anterior Wall
    13:20-14:40 3I-VS10
    Surgical Treatment of Spina Bifida and Related Disorders

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Department of Neurosurgery
Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
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