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Advanced Management of Neurological and Neurosurgical Emergencies and Critical Care


Friday, October 7, 2022

SESSION ONE – Neurovascular Surgery and Intervention
8:30 am Neuroimaging Pitfalls and Medico-Legal Matters: Don’t Be Fooled
Sudipta Roychowdhury, MD
8:50 am Image-Guided Selection for Stroke Intervention: Extended Windows Based on Tissue Clock, Not the Clock on the Wall
Priyank K. Khandelwal, MD
9:10 am Clip or Coil: Maybe That’s the Wrong Question
Hai Sun, MD, PhD
9:30 am Emergent Minimally Invasive ICH Evacuation: MISTIE and Endoscopes
Gaurav Gupta, MD
9:50 am Emergent Revascularization for Symptomatic Carotid Artery Occlusion: We Don’t Walk Away from 100% Occlusion Anymore
Emad Nourollah-Zadeh, MD


SESSION TWO – Comprehensive Stroke Care
10:30 am Poor Grade SAH: ICP, CPP, EVD, Spasm, Storming and Shunt
Kiwon Lee, MD
10:50 am Stroke Research on Neuroimages: Which One Tells You the True Timing?
Raymond V. Mirasol, MD
11:10 am Interpreting CT Perfusion for the Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke
Igor Rybinnik, MD
11:30 am Conquer Atrial Fibrillation: WATCHMAN, MCOT and ICM
John Kassotis, MD
11:50 am Transcarotid Artery Revascularization: CEA, CAS and TCAR
Huong Truong, MD
12:10 pm Tenecteplase: Do You Still Have Questions?
Kiwon Lee, MD


CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSION ONE – Neurocritical Care Nursing Symposium
1:30 pm So You Want to Be a Neuro ICU Nurse
Maryanne Brookes, BSN, RN, CCRN, Sean Fusco, BSN, RN, CCRN and Keona Phillips, BSN, RN, CCRN
1:50 pm Clinical Pearls: NIHSS and RACE for Complex Stroke Patients
Florence Chukwuneke, MSN, RN, AGPCNP-BC, CNRN, NVRN-BC
2:10 pm Decoding Comprehensive Stroke Metrics: Implications for Nursing Management
Kimberly Hollender, MSN, ACNP-BC, ANVP
2:30 pm Yellow Lights before Red Lights: How to Avoid Disasters Before They Occur
Tiffany Eben, MS, PA-C
2:50 pm Brain Code: The Melting Brain
Kiwon Lee, MD


1:30 pm You Will Be a Member of Stroke Team in the ER
Bhavika Kakadia, DO and Igor Rybinnik, MD


1:30 pm Super Orientation for Neuro ICU APPs and Fellows: Get Ready to Run Neuro ICU!
Reema Soni, MSN, AGACNP-BC and Roger C. Cheng, MD


1:30 pm Cutting-Edge Interventional Neuroradiology
Gaurav Gupta, MD and Sudipta Roychowdhury, MD


SESSION THREE – Special Lectures and Neuroscience Award Presentation
3:30 pm Neurotrauma 2022 Update: The Past, Present and Future
Neeraj Badjatia, MD, MS
4:00 pm Tele-Stroke and Tele-ICU: The Future is Now
Fred Rincon, MD, MSc, MBE, MBA
4:30 pm Critical Care Ultrasound: Bedside Assessment for Neuro ICU
Edwin Wu, MD


Saturday, October 8, 2022

SESSION FOUR – Critical Care Medicine for Neuro Patients
9:00 am ARDS and Ventilator Management
Ram C. Gowda, MD
9:20 am Cardiogenic Shock
Umesh Gidwani, MD
9:40 am CNS Infection
Fred Rincon, MD, MSc, MBE, MBA
10:00 am Super Refractory Status Epilepticus
Stephen Wong, MD


SESSION FIVE – Expert Medical Crossfire Debates: Controversial Issues in Neurocritical Care
10:40 am Debate 1a: How early to start anticoagulation after stroke?
Bhavika Kakadia, DO and Raymond Mirasol, MD
Debate 1b: Can you give TPA for CT showing subacute stroke?
Bhavika Kakadia, DO and Raymond Mirasol, MD
11:00 am Debate 2: We order EEGs all the time. Is it really necessary to put everyone on cEEG?
Roger C. Cheng, MD and Stephen Wong, MD
11:20 am Debate 3: Emergent revascularization for symptomatic carotid artery occlusion. Is it time to open up carotids that are 100% occluded?
Emad Nourollah-Zadeh, MD and Igor Rybinnik, MD