2018 INTERNATIONAL

TREMOR CONGRESS

MAY 11-12

Roy and Diana Vagelos Educational Center

Columbia University, NYC

SCHEDULE

MAY 11, 2018

 

8:20 AM Registration; Continental Breakfast

8:55 AM Welcome: 1st Tremor Congress: Focus on Circuitry - Sheng-Han Kuo, M.D.

 

Session I: Tremor Overview Moderator - Sheng-Han Kuo, M.D.

9:00 AM Tremor Research: From Phenomenology to Circuitry - Stanley Fahn, M.D.

9:30 AM Overview of Brain Circuitry of Tremor - Mark Hallett, M.D.

 

Session II: Synaptic Organization of the Cerebellum in Tremor Moderator - Elan D. Louis, M.D., M.S.

10:00 AM Climbing Fiber Synaptic Organization in Tremor - Sheng-Han Kuo, M.D.

10:30 AM Physiological Alterations in Tremor from Abnormal Synaptic Organization - Ming-Kai Pan, M.D., Ph.D.

 

11:00 AM Refreshment Break

Session III: Axonal Re-organization of the Cerebellum in Tremor Moderator - Un Jung Kang, M.D.

11:20 AM Purkinje Cell Axonal Pathology of Essential Tumor - Phyllis Faust, M.D., Ph.D.

11:50 AM Circuitry Re-organization in the Presence of Purkinje Cell Axonal Pathology - Elan D. Louis, M.D., M.S.

12:20 PM Altered Physiology in Deep Cerebellar Nuclei in Tremor - Stefan Pulst, M.D.

 

12:50 PM Group Photo

 1:00 PM Lunch

 

Session IV: Network Alterations in Tremor Moderator - Ming-Kai Pan, M.D., Ph.D.

2:00 PM Cerebellar Circuitry and Tremor - Mario Manto, M.D., Ph.D.

2:30 PM Neuroimaging for Network Re-organization in Essential Tremor - David E. Valliancourt, Ph.D.

3:00 PM Brain Network Alterations in Parkinson’s Tremor - Rick C.G. Helmich, M.D., Ph.D.

3:30 PM Brain Modulations to Probe Tremor Circuitry - Hayriye Cagnan, Ph.D.

 

4:00 PM Refreshment Break

 

Session V: Tremor Research Moderator - Phyllis L. Faust, M.D., Ph.D.

4:30 PM NINDS Program Perspectives - Daofen Chen, Ph.D. & Codrin Lungu, M.D.

4:50 PM Genetics for Essential Tremor: How Do Genetic Mutations Influence the Circuitry - Lorraine Clark, Ph.D.

 

Poster Session Oral Abstracts

 

 

MAY 12, 2018

 

8:00 AM Registration; Continental Breakfast

 

Session VI: Novel Treatment and Device for Tremor Moderator - Nora Vanegas-Arroyave, M.D.

9:00 AM Emerging Medical and Surgical Treatments for Tremor - William G. Ondo, M.D.

9:30 AM Deep Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Tremor: New Target and Controversy - Tao Xie, M.D., Ph.D.

10:00 AM Botulinum Toxin Therapy for Tremor - Joseph Jankovic, M.D.

10:30 AM Wearable Device for Tremor - Rodger J. Elble, M.D., Ph.D.

 

11:00 AM Refreshment Break

 

Session VII: Tremor Video Rounds

11:15 AM Video Rounds Moderators - Sheng-Han Kuo, M.D. & Elan D. Louis, M.D., M.S.

 

12:45 PM Closing Remarks - Ming-Kai Pan, M.D., Ph.D.

12:50 PM Adjourn

 

 

 

 

COURSE DIRECTORS

SHENG-HAN KUO,​ M.D.

MING-KAI PAN, M.D., Ph.D

ELAN D. LOUIS, M.D., M.S.

SPEAKERS

HAYRIYE CAGNAN, Ph.D

RODGER J. ELBLE M.D., Ph.D

STANLEY FAHN, M.D.

DAOFEN CHEN, Ph.D​

MARK HALLETT, M.D.​

PHYLLIS L. FAUST, M.D., Ph.D

LORRAINE CLARK, Ph.D

CODRIN LUNGU, M.D.​

RICK HELMICH, M.D.​, Ph.D

JOSEPH JANKOVIC, M.D.

UN JUNG KANG, M.D.​

MARIO MANTO, M.D.​, Ph.D

WILLIAM G.ONDO, M.D.

STEFAN PULST, M.D.​

DAVID VALLIANCOURT M.D.​, Ph.D

TAO XIE, M.D., Ph.D

NORA VANEGAS, M.D.

SPONSORS