Challenges in spinal cord injury research and clinical management

  • 1 July, 2018
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    6:00 PM  -  10:00 PM
    Welcome Dinner
    The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons Glasgow
    Coach will leave at 18.00 from the Golden Jubilee Hotel
     Optional 
  • 2 July, 2018
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    8:45 AM  -  9:00 AM
    INTRODUCTION
    Welcome to the International Spinal Cord Injury and Neurotrauma Summer School 2018
    Mark Bacon and Jan Schwab
    9:00 AM  -  9:10 AM
    The Queen Elizabeth National Spinal Injuries Unit for Scotland
    Mariel Purcell
    Queen Elizabeth National Spinal Injuries Unit for Scotland, UK
    9:10 AM  -  10:00 AM
    SPINAL CORD INJURY IN THE CONTEXT OF MULTIPLE TRAUMA
    David Alan
    Queen Elizabeth National Spinal Injuries Unit for Scotland, UK
    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Coffee Break
    10:30 AM  -  11:25 AM
    NEUROPROTECTION IN SPINAL CORD INJURY
    Adina Michael-Titus
    Queen Mary University of London, UK
    11:30 AM  -  12:25 PM
    GLIAL SCAR AND GROWTH INHIBITORS IN SPINAL CORD INJURY
    Elizabeth Bradbury
    King's College London, UK
    12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    1:30 PM  -  2:25 PM
    CHALLENGES OF CLINICAL TRIALS
    Armin Curt
    Universitätsklinik Balgrist, Switzerland
    2:30 PM  -  3:25 PM
    WHY IS THERE NO TREATMENT YET? PROBLEMS OF REPRODUCTION AND LESSONS FROM STROKE
    Jan Schwab
    Ohio State University, USA
    3:25 PM  -  3:55 PM
    Coffee Break
    3:55 PM  -  6:00 PM
    ANIMAL MODELS WORKSHOP
    Ping Yip
    Queen Mary University of London, UK
  • 3 July, 2018
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    8:00 AM  -  8:55 AM
    HARNESSING PLASTICITY FOLLOWING SCI
    Karim Fouad
    University of Alberta, Canada
    9:00 AM  -  9:55 AM
    PLASTICITY, EPIDURAL STIMULATION AND REHABILITATION
    Ronaldo Ichiyama
    University of Leeds, UK
    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Coffee Break
    10:30 AM  -  11:25 AM
    NEUROPROSTHETIC REHABILITATION
    Gregoire Courtine
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
    11:30 AM  -  12:25 PM
    ABERRANT PLASTICITY AND NEUROPATHIC PAIN, TRANSLATIONAL INSIGHTS
    John Riddell
    University of Glasgow, UK
    12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    1:30 PM  -  2:25 PM
    DATA SHARING AND SYNDROMIC ANALYSIS FOR SCI TRANSLATION
    Adam Ferguson
    UCLA San Francisco, USA
    2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM
    POSTER SESSION I
    Opportunity for students to present their work / interests
    3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM
    Coffee Break
    4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
    POSTER SESSION II
    Opportunity for students to present their work / interests
    6:00 PM  -  10:00 PM
    Dinner - Ceilidh dance
    Dinner at the Golden Jubilee Hotel, followed by the famous traditional Scottish dancing.
     Optional 
  • 4 July, 2018
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    8:00 AM  -  8:55 AM
    ADAPTIVE AND SYSTEMIC IMMUNE RESPONSE TO SCI
    Phil Popovich
    The Ohio State University, USA
    9:00 AM  -  9:55 AM
    INNATE IMMUNE RESPONSE TO SCI
    Jan Schwab
    The Ohio State University, USA
    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Coffee Break
    10:30 AM  -  11:25 AM
    CELL TRANSPLANTATION FOR SPINAL CORD INJURY
    Wolfram Tetzlaff
    ICORD, Canada
    11:30 AM  -  12:25 PM
    ENVIRONMENTAL AND INJURY-DEPENDENT SIGNALS FOR THE REGULATION OF THE AXONAL REGENERATION PROGRAMME
    Simone Di Giovanni
    Imperial College London, UK
    12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    1:30 PM  -  2:25 PM
    CHALLENGES WHEN USING ANIMAL MODELS OF SCI
    Karim Fouad
    University of Alberta, Canada
    2:30 PM  -  3:25 PM
    PRECLINICAL REHABILITATION
    Lawrence Moon
    King's College London, UK
    3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM
    Coffee Break
    4:00 PM  -  4:55 PM
    LARGE ANIMAL MODELS
    James Guest
    University of Miami, USA
  • 5 July, 2018
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    8:00 AM  -  8:55 AM
    NON-INVASIVE BIOMARKERS AND IMAGING
    Claudia Wheeler-Kingshott
    University College London, UK
    9:00 AM  -  9:55 AM
    GENE THERAPY - CHALLENGES AND PROMISES
    Rafael Yáñez-Muñoz
    Royal Holloway University of London, UK
    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Coffee Break
    10:30 AM  -  11:25 AM
    PELVIC AUTONOMIC DYSFUNCTION FOLLOWING SCI AND POTENTIAL TREATMENTS
    Sarah Knight
    Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore, UK
    11:30 AM  -  12:25 PM
    REHABILITATION STRATEGIES IN PATIENTS -THE LONG-TERM CLINICAL PERSPECTIVE
    Mr Matthew Fraser
    The Queen Elizabeth National Spinal Injuries Unit for Scotland, UK
    12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM
    DRAGON'S DEN PART I
    Dragons: Mark Bacon, Adinal Michael-Titus, Jan Schwab, Wolfram Tetzlaff, Ronaldo Ichiyama
    2:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    Coffee Break
    3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM
    DRAGON'S DEN PART II
    Dragons: Mark Bacon, Adinal Michael-Titus, Jan Schwab, Wolfram Tetzlaff, Ronaldo Ichiyama
    4:00 PM  -  11:00 PM
    Whisky tasting and pick-nick at Loch Lomond
     Optional 
  • 6 July, 2018
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    8:30 AM 
    DEPARTURE FROM HOTEL TO QESIU
    9:00 AM  -  1:00 PM
    Clinically relevant sessions at QESIU
    ISNSCSI, Mr Jon Hasler
    Respiratory complications following SCI, Dr Simon Young
    Lets talk about sex! SCI, Sr Karen McCarron
    Psychology issues following SCI, Dr Campbell Culley
    A patient volunteer ASIA demonstration
    1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM
    Farewell lunch at the QESIU
     Optional 
    2:00 PM 
    TRANSPORT FROM QESIU TO GLASGOW AIRPORT
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