PRESENT WORK ADDRESS:Neurology Service, Neurosciences Department,
Hospital de Santa Maria, University of Lisbon, Av. Prof. Egas Moniz, 1649-035 Lisbon, Portugal
MAIN RESEARCH ACTIVITY:
vascular cognitive impairment, secondary stroke prevention,
psychiatric complications of stroke and cerebral vein thrombosis.
Author or co-author of 224 publications in peer-review journals and 30 book chapters
B S Singhal oration of the Indian Academy of Neurology annual meeting.
The oration is scheduled to take place on October 4, 2019 between 11.30 to 12.30 hours. –
Professor William Carroll AM, MB BS, MD, FRACP, FRCP(E): Department of Neurology Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Centre for Neuromuscular and Neurological Disorders, Perron Institute, University of Western Australia, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Perth, Australia
Professor William Carroll is a Consultant Neurologist, President of the World Federation of Neurology, a member of the steering committee of the International Progressive MS Alliance (IPMSA), the Asia Pacific editor of the Multiple Sclerosis Journal, Board member of the European Charcot Foundation and Patron of the Pan Asian Committee for Research and Treatment of MS (PACTRIMS) having recently stepped down as the Treasurer and foundation Vice President. Professor Carroll is the Chair of the Multiple Sclerosis Research Australia International Research Review Board, has served previously as Chair of the Multiple Sclerosis Research Australia Management Council, President of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists and President of the XVlll World Congress of Neurology 2005. His principal research activity has been in demyelinating disease both in multiple sclerosis and in experimental optic neuropathy, and of the biology of demyelination and remyelination. Professor Carroll was recently made a member of the Order of Australia for his work in neurology and for people with multiple sclerosis
Spread over 1666 acres, it is the largest integrated film city in Telangana and has been certified by the Guinness World Records as the largest studio complex in the world. It is also a popular tourism and recreation center, containing natural and artificial attractions including an amusement park
DATES : 1ST OCTOBER TO 7TH OCTOBER
4100 Per Person
Enjoy dining at one of the worlds finest hotels and take a tour of the Taj Falaknuma Palace along with other historic places mentioned below.
Telangana state is one of the land of rich Buddhist heritage and has many Buddhist sites. Visit Hyderabad`s buddhist spiritual places combined with the most beautiful Hindu temple called Birla Temple along with Golconda Fort and Qutub Shahi Tombs.
3900 INR Per Person
4500 INR for Foreigners
Experience the opulence of the legacy left behind by the many dynasties that shaped this city’s architectural heritage and contributed to its rich legacy.
3900 INR Per Person
4900 INR for Foreigners
Prof Wolfgang Grisold is a specialist for neurology and psychiatry. Since 1989, he has been chairing the department of neurology of the KFJ hospital in Vienna. The neurological department is an affiliated teaching hospital of the University of Vienna. His special interests apart from general neurology is neuromuscular disease and neurooncology, palliative care and education in neurology. He has participated in 2 EU projects on paraneoplastic syndromes and is participating in 2 ECCO- EU projects on oncologic video education.
He currently published 600 publications among them 3 books, 206 PubMed quoted publications, 330 Abstracts and presented over 1200 lectures. He has been involved in education from the point of CME and CPD (EFNS, UEMS, WFN), residency training (Austrian society of neurology and UEMS board of neurology ), board examinations (Austrian society of neurology and UEMS/EBN), patient and caregiver education and European and international department visits (UEMS/WFN). He has chaired the education committee of the EFNS from 2002 until 2007, has been the co-chair of the education committee of the WFN, where he presently chairs the teaching course committee.
He is a member of the ethics committee of the city of Vienna and a member of the highest medical council of the city of Vienna (“Landessanitätsrat”). From 2000 to 2002, he was the founding president of the Austrian Society of Neurology. He is a member of the UEMS/EBN (past president), the UEMS-EBN examination committee and past president of the EANO (European Association of neurooncology). Within ECCO he chairs ACOE (the accreditation body for CME) and is a member of the UEMS CME governance board. In the WFN he is the secretary general and treasurer. Apart from his hospital and scientific work he runs a private neurology office in Vienna, where combines clinical work with neuromuscular disease and electrophysiology.
Assistant Professor of Neurology, and Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
INSTITUTION AND LOCATION YEAR(s) FIELD OF STUDY
Honors & Accomplishments
1.International League Against Epilepsy and Epilepsia Clinical Science Prize, 2018
2.Peripheral Nerve Society: Arthur K. Asbury- Inflammatory Neuropathy Prize, 2018
3.Department of Neurology & Neurotherapeutics: Outstand Resident Award, UT Southwestern Medical Center May, 2016
4.Parkland Neurology Clinic Resident of the Year, Parkland Memorial Hospital, May, 2016
5.Department of Neurology & Neurotherapeutics: Resident Teaching Awards, UT Southwestern Medical Center May, 2016
6.Rivera-Weisberg Manuscript of the Year Award, May, 2016
7.Fred Baskin Young Investigator Research Award, May, 2015
8.Rivera-Weisberg Manuscript of the Year Award, May, 2015
Contributions to Science Publications:
1.Dubey D, Pittock SJ, McKeon A. Antibody Prevalence in Epilepsy and Encephalopathy score: Increased specificity and applicability. Epilepsia. 2019 Feb;60(2):367-369.
2.Dubey D, Pittock SJ, Krecke KN, Morris PP, Sechi E, Zalewski NL, Weinshenker BG, Shosha E, Lucchinetti CF, Fryer JP, Lopez-Chiriboga AS, Chen JC, Jitprapaikulsan J, McKeon A, Gadoth A, Keegan BM, Tillema JM, Naddaf E, Patterson MC, Messacar K, Tyler KL, Flanagan EP. Clinical, Radiologic, and Prognostic Features of Myelitis Associated With Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein Autoantibody. JAMA Neurol. 2018 Dec 21
3.Basal E, Zalewski N, Kryzer TJ, Hinson SR, Guo Y, Dubey D, Benarroch EE, Lucchinetti CF, Pittock SJ, Lennon VA, McKeon A. Paraneoplastic neuronal intermediate filament autoimmunity. Neurology. 2018 Oct 30; 91 (18)
4.Mittal SO, Machado D, Richardson D, Dubey D, Jabbari B. Botulinum Toxin in Restless Legs Syndrome-A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Crossover Study. Toxins (Basel). 2018 Sep 29;10(10)
5.Shosha E, Dubey D, Palace J, Nakashima I, Jacob A, Fujihara K, Takahashi T, Whittam D, Leite MI, Misu T, Yoshiki T, Messina S, Elsone L, Majed M, Flanagan E, Gadoth A, Huebert C, Sagen J, Greenberg BM, Levy M, Banerjee A, Weinshenker B, Pittock SJ. Area postrema syndrome: Frequency, criteria, and severity in AQP4-IgG-positive NMOSD. Neurology. 2018 Oct 23; 91 (17)
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Division of Neuroimmunology at the Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ.
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ.
Post Graduate Education
7/2016 –6/30/2018 – Combined MS and Neuroimmunology Fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD and The National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD. Supported by the National MS Society.
3/2017 –10/30/2017 – Vestibular Neurology Fellowship at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD.
Fellowship training areas/sub-specialties
Adult MS and related disorders (Mentor: Dr. Benjamin Greenberg and Dr. Elliot Frohman, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas and Dr. Peter Calabresi, JHU, Baltimore, MD)
Pediatric MS and related disorders (Mentor: Dr. Benjamin Greenberg, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas)
Vestibular Neurology (Mentor: Dr. David Zee and Dr. Amir Kheradmand, JHU, Baltimore, MD)
Neuromyelitis Optica, Transverse Myelitis and other rare neuro-immunological disorders (Obtained CRND certification) – (Mentors: Dr. Benjamin Greenberg and Dr. Michael Levy)
Autoimmune Encephalitis (Mentor: Dr. Steven Vernino UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas)
Neuro-rheumatology (Mentor: Dr. Julius Birnbaum, JHU, Baltimore, MD)
Neuroinflammatory disorders including chronic meningitis (Mentor: Dr. Avi Nath, NIH, Bethesda, MD)
Accepted into the NIH sponsored Clinical Training Methodology Course (CTMC) for 2018-2019
Honors / Awards
1) Young Investigator Educational travel award from ACTRIMS in Feb 2018
2) Alpha Omega Alpha society member at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX; elected by the medical student class of 2017 for excellence in teaching, patient care and research
3) Fred Baskin Young Investigator Award for excellence in Neuroscience, Teaching and Research in May 2016
4) Best Resident Teaching Award presented during graduation in May 2016
5) TEVA Neuroscience award from the Department of Neurology at UT Southwestern Medical Center for research, teaching, participation in academic sessions and performance in Resident In-service training examinations.
6) Gold medal from the former President of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam for topping the Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University (university comprising 20 medical colleges in the entire state with 2500 medical students) in pharmacology.
7) Shanti Paniker Memorial gold medal for securing the highest rank in the university examination in Obstetrics-Gynecology.
8) Award of Excellence for securing the highest rank (in a class of 100) in the university examinations in Ophthalmology, Pharmacology and Anatomy.
Professor of Neurology
Chief, Division of Epilepsy
Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Lab(EEG)
Penn State University Hershey Medical center
Hershey, PA 17033, USA
Professor at University of Pavia Medical School, Italy
Nervous Diseases, London.
Epileptic Disorders, International Journal of Epilepsy, Epilepsy Research,
Seizure, Lancet Neurology and CNS Drugs.
of seizure disorders, clinical trial methodology and assessment of outcome in
people with epilepsy.
efficacy and effectiveness of AEDs as initial monotherapy, use of therapeutic drug
monitoring, definition of drug-refractory epilepsy.
pharmacology and epilepsy therapy.
Guest Professor at Medical University of Vienna
Head, Department of Neurology and Karl Landsteiner Institute for Neuroimmunological and Neurodegenerative Disorders
Danube Hospital / Donauspital
1220 Vienna, Austria
Dr. Ikeda is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry, and Director of Neuropsychology lab, Osaka University School of Medicine, Japan and was earlier Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Neuropathobiology, Faculty of Life Sciences at Kumamoto University, Japan.
Having earned his Ph.D. for work in neuroimaging studies for mild Alzheimer’s disease at Osaka University, Dr. Ikeda learned basic neuropathology about dementia-related diseases at the Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry. Dr. Ikeda is interested in disease-specific care for dementia and constructed of a prefecture-wide network system of medical care for dementia across Japan. He conducted studies dementia as the chief researcher supported by the Health, Labour and Welfare Ministry of the Japanese government.
Dr. Ikeda implemented research on investigation of community-based epidemiology for dementia and establishment of the care system in rural area (the Nakayama study). Dr. Ikeda is also a leading investigator offronto-temporal dementia He is Director of International Psychogeriatric Association, Executive member of Asian Society against Dementia, and an active participant of World Federation of Neurology: Research Group of Aphasia and Cognitive Disorders.
Director, UCL Institute of Neurology
Director, MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases
UCL Institute of Neurology
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG
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