II NMD & PNS School in Lviv

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May 25-26, 2018. The Second NMD and PNS School in Lviv.

Venue: conference hall, Hotel Taurus, Lviv, 5, Kn. Sviatoslava Sq.

Lots of insightful lectures and events during 2 days:

May 25, Friday

10.00-11.00 Registration and refreshments
11.00-11.15 Welcome & introduction
11.15-11.45 Neuromuscular diseases – where we are, where we head to. Prof. Andoni Urtizberea, Paris
11:45-12:00 Questions to the expert. Discussion of the problem. Prof. Andoni Urtizberea, Paris
12.00-12.45 Molecular mechanisms of hereditary neurological diseases treatment. Prof. Gayane Akopyan, Lviv
12.45-14.30 Muscles and nerves ultrasound diagnosis in the practice of a neurologist. Masterclass. Andriy Filipskyi, Lviv
MRI as a modern method of NMS and PNS diseases diagnosis.
Andriy Bachun, Lviv
ENMG as a method of NMS and PNS diseases diagnosis.
Natalia Yavorska, Lviv
14.30-15.30 Lunch
15.30-16.00 International experience in rare neuromuscular diseases diagnosting. Andriy Shatillo, Kharkiv
16.00-16.30 Dystrophinopathy. Differential diagnosis. Treatment tactics. Prof. Andoni Urtizberea, Paris
16.30-17.00 Metabolic myopathy. Differential diagnosis, treatment. Orest Semeryak, Lviv
17.00-17.30 Brown-Vialetto-Van-Laere syndrome – treatable SMA form. Prof. Andoni Urtizberea, Paris
17.30-18.00 Pecularities of nutrition of patients with neuromuscular disorders. Pecularities of nasogastric intubation. Diana Fridrihsone, Riga, Latvia

May 26, Saturday

08.30-09.15 Morning networking.  Peculiarities of treating patients with NMS and PNS in Europe.  Prof. Andoni Urtizberea, Alex Rossor
09.15-09.30 Pompe disease clinical case in Ukraine. Diagnosis path. Erika Patskun, Uzhhorod
09.30-10.00 Diagnostics of complex inherited neuropathies. Alex Rossor, London
10.00-10.45 SMA. Differential diagnosis. Clinical Trials with nusinersen; latest updates. Dr Sabrina Paillé, Zug
10.45-11.30 Motor neuropathy / myopathy: converging entities. Alex Rossor, London
11.30-11.45 Coffee break
11.45-12.15 An overview of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease and related disorders. Alex Rossor, London
12.15-12.45 Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy. Differential diagnosis. Current treatment methods. Lyudmyla Fedoryshyn, Lviv
12.45-13.15 RLS. Tactics of patient management. Janosh Sanotskyy, Ph.D., Lviv
13.15-13.45 Varieties of pain syndrome within NMD and PNS diseases. Fabry disease. Orest Semeryak, Lviv
13.45-14.30 Lunch
14.30-15.00 Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy. Guillain-Barre syndrome. prof. Tetiana Nehrych, Lviv
15.00-15.30 Experience and results of neuromuscular diseases genetic diagnostics. Halyna Makukh, Lviv
15.30-16.00 Practice of physical therapy with hereditary motor-sensory polyneuropathies patients. Kateryna Tymruk-Skoropad, Denys Dmytriv, Rehabilitation center “Movement Formula”, Lviv
16.00-16.20 Dysphagia within neuromuscular diseases. Correction options. Halyna Stanetska, Lviv
16.20-16.35 Orthopedic correction possibilities in treating NMD. Yurii Flys, Lviv
16.35-16.50 Paraneoplastic neuropathy. Practical case. Myroslav Bozhenko, Lviv
16.50-17.00 Minimally invasive correction of facial nerve neuropathy. Volodymyr Myronovych, Lviv
17.00-17.30 Discussion. Closing remarks

Free participation upon registration till 14/05:  https://goo.gl/forms/4OGRhE5gBRfcjuFb2

Don’t miss the chance to join and participate in an exciting discussions.

NMD and Polyneuropathies School in Chernivtsi

A scientific and practical conference “NMD and Polyneuropathies School” will be held on February 16, 2018in Chernivtsi. Organized by the Ukrainian NMD and PNS Association together with the Department of Health of the Chernivtsi Regional State Administration and the Center for Neuro-Muscular Diseases of the Neurological Department Lviv Regional Clinical Hospital.

Detailed information in the Agenda.

To participate, please fill out the registration form: https://goo.gl/forms/1iWKcsfOzFDKlSoE3

Conference “MRI and Ultrasound as Modern Methods of NMD and PNS Diseases Diagnostics”

Lviv Regional Center for Diagnostics and Treatment of Neuromuscular Disorders and Polyneuropathies together with the Ukrainian NMD and PNS Association hold the scientific and practical conference “MRI and Ultrasound as Modern Methods of of NMD and PNS Diseases Diagnostics”. Conference will take place in Lviv on February 24, 2018.

Event  agenda provides two master classes for the use of Ultrasound and MRI in neuromuscular diseases and diseases of the PNS. More information in the Agenda.

To participate please fill out the registration form by February 16, 2018 : https://goo.gl/forms/fKbin2MC20Afl70J2