Preliminary Program

                                                           Sunday, 22 October 2017
09:00-09:50Opening Session
Shady Jahshan, Eitan Auriel, Edip Gurol
09:10New Concepts in Stroke Prevention
Natan Bornstein 
09:30Updates in Stroke Epidemiology 
David Tanne
  09:50-11:30Acute Stroke Treatment - Ronen Leker, Jose Cohen
 09:50Border Line Cases for IV tPA Administration
Roni Eichel
10:10Patient`s Selection for Thrombectomy
Elad Levy
10:30DAWN in full daylight – results from DAWN study
Tudor G Jovin 
10:50Tandem Occlusion- to Stent or not to Stent
Marc Ribo 
11:10Dissection of Extra and Intracranial Vessels 
Guy Refaeli
   11:30-11:50      Coffee break and exhibition visit
11:50-12:50 Stroke Imaging - Eliahu Perlov, Orna Eizenstein
 11:50Imaging Based Patient Selection for Treatment
Hen Hallevi
12:10The Role of Imaging in the Treatment of Wake-Up Stroke
Ronen Leker
 12:30Imaging of Vessel Wall
Moshe Gomori
 12:50Stroke Imaging: Current Status and Future Perspective
Ruth Eliyahu

Vascular Dementia and Cerebral Small Vessel Disease -                                                     Judith Aharon-Peretz, Steven Greenberg

14:00The Burden of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease
Eitan Auriel
 14:20Neuroimaging and Other Studies for Diagnosis of Vascular Dementia
Edip Gurol
14:40Emerging Concepts in Vascular Cognitive Impairment
Steven Greenberg
 15:00Diagnosis and Management of Vascular Dementia
Amos Korczyn
15:20-15:40Coffee break and exhibition visit
15:40-16:40Pharmacological Strategies for Stroke Prevention - Theodore Wien, Ronen Leker
15:40Prevention of Stroke and Vascular Dementia in Diabetes and Pre- Diabetes
David Tanne
16:00Lipid Lowering in 2017: How and How Much
Theodore Wein
16:20Combining Antithrombotics: Few Indications, Real Risks
Natan Bornstein
                                                            Monday, 23 October 2017
08:30-09:50What's New in Cardioembolic Stroke  Prevention - 
Gregory Telman, Avinoam Shiran
08:30Long Term Monitoring for Atrial Fibrillation
Johannes Sebastian Mutzenbach
08:50Patent Foramen Ovale- to Close or not to Close
Jonathan Buber
09:10High ICH Risk in pts with Atrial Fibrillation: Definition and Scope of the Problem
Edip Gurol
09:30 Closure of Atrial Appendage for Stroke Prevention
Amir Halkin
 09:50-10:10 Coffee break and exhibition visit
 10:10-11:50Atherosclerotic Disease of Intra and Extra Cranial Vessel
Elad Levy, Shady Jahshan
10:10Stenting of Intracranial Stenosis- post SAMMPRIS era
Shady Jahshan
10:30Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Management
Natan Bornstein/Ozdemir Ozcan  - Debate
 11:00 CEA Vs CAS in Symptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis
Ron Karmeli/Jose Cohen- Debate
11:30Vertebral stenosis when and how to treat.
David Orion.
12:00NOAC short lectures(7-10 min) on Each and Case Presentation and Round Table
Natan Bornstein
 13:00-14:00 Lunch 
14:00-15:00Intracerebral Hemorrhage - Edip Gurol, Eitan Auriel
 14:00Cerebral amyloid angiopathy-an update
Steven Greenberg
 14:20Hematoma evacuation-when to operate
Jean f.  Soustiel
14:40What's new in conservative treatment for ICH
Roni Eichel