Scientific Program

                                                           Sunday, 22 October 2017
09:00-09:50Opening Session
09:00Greetings Shady Jahshan, Eitan Auriel, Edip Gurol
09:10New Concepts in Stroke Prevention Natan Bornstein
09:30Updates in Stroke Epidemiology  David Tanne
09:50-11:30 Acute Stroke Treatment - Jose Cohen, Ronen Leker
 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 Anat Horev
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
11:50-12:50Stroke Imaging -  Orna Eizenstein, Eliahu Perlov
 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
14:00-15:20Vascular Dementia and Cerebral Small Vessel Disease -                                                     Steven Greenberg, Judith Aharon-Peretz
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 - Ronen Leker, Theodore Wien
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 -  Avinoam Shiran, Gregory Telman
08:30Long Term Monitoring for Atrial Fibrillation Johannes Sebastian Mutzenbach
08:50Patent Foramen Ovale- to Close or not to Close Jonathan Buber
09:10Managing the Atrial Fibrillation Patient at High ICH Risk: Neurologist’s Perspective Edip Gurol
09:30Closure 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 -  Shady Jahshan, Elad Levy
10:10Stenting of Intracranial Stenosis- post SAMMPRIS era Shady Jahshan
10:30Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Management Natan Bornstein / Jose Cohen  - Debate
 11:00CEA Vs CAS in Symptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Ron Karmeli / Ozdemir Ozcan- 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 -  Eitan Auriel, Edip Gurol
 14:00Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy-an Apdate Steven Greenberg
 14:20Hematoma Evacuation-When to Operate Jean f.  Soustiel
14:40What's New in Conservative Treatment for ICH Roni Eichel