Scientific Program

                                                           Sunday, 22 October 2017
07:30-09:00Registration & Refreshment
09:00-09:50Opening Session
09:00Greetings Eitan Auriel, Edip Gurol, Shady Jahshan
09:10New Concepts in Stroke Prevention Natan Bornstein
09:30Updates in Stroke Epidemiology  David Tanne
09:50-11:30 Acute Stroke Treatment - Chairs: Ronen Leker, David Orion
 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 Marc Ribo
10:50Tandem Occlusion- to Stent or not to Stent Omer Eker
11:10Dissection of Extra and Intracranial Vessels management  Guy Refaeli
   11:30-11:50      Coffee Break and Exhibition Visit
11:50-13:10Stroke Imaging - Chairs: 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
14:10-15:30Vascular Dementia and Cerebral Small Vessel Disease -                                                     Chairs: Steven Greenberg, Judith Aharon-Peretz
14:10The Burden of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease Eitan Auriel
 14:30Neuroimaging and other Studies for Diagnosis of Vascular Dementia Edip Gurol
14:50Emerging Concepts in Vascular Cognitive Impairment Steven Greenberg
 15:10Diagnosis and Management of Vascular Dementia Amos Korczyn
15:30-15:50Break and Exhibition Visit
15:50-16:50Pharmacological Strategies for Stroke Prevention - 
Chairs: Ronen Leker, Theodore Wien
15:50Prevention of Stroke and Vascular Dementia in Diabetes and Pre- Diabetes
David Tanne
16:10Lipid Lowering in 2017: How and How Much Theodore Wein
16:30Combining Antithrombotics: Few Indications, Real Risks Natan Bornstein
                                                            Monday, 23 October 2017
07:30-08:30Registration & Refreshment
08:30-09:50What's New in Cardioembolic Stroke  Prevention -  
Chairs: 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
09:10High ICH Risk in pts with Atrial Fibrillation: Definition and Scope of the Problem
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 -  
Chairs: Shady Jahshan, Elad Levy
10:10Stenting of Intracranial Stenosis- post SAMMPRIS era Shady Jahshan
10:30Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Management Natan Bornstein / Ozdemir Ozcan  - Debate
 11:00CEA Vs CAS in Symptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Anat Horev / Ron Karmeli - Debate
11:30Vertebral Stenosis When and How to Treat David Orion
12:00NVAF- Which NOAC to Whom?
Practical Aspects Regarding the Management of Secondaty Stroke Prevention in AF Patients- 
Panel discussion: Natan Bornstein / Ronen leker
 12:50-13:50 Lunch 
13:50-15:00Intracerebral Hemorrhage - Chairs: Eitan Auriel, Edip Gurol
 13:50Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy-an Update Steven Greenberg
 14:10Hematoma Evacuation-When to Operate Gill Sviri
14:30What's New in Conservative Treatment for ICH Roni Eichel