Important. The 13th International Child Neurology Congress (ICNC2014) was held in Iguazu Falls,Brazil from May 4-9, 2014. These pages are retained here for historical purposes only and some of the information may be deprecated. The ICNA would like to thank everyone for making the congress a great success. We look forward to welcoming you again in Amsterdam in 2016

Handbook of Pediatric Electroencephalography by Veena Kander now on ICNApedia VLE

Wednesday May 07 2014 10:30 – 12:30
Abstracts selected for presentation will be available online by April 15, 2014
PLENARY SESSIONS
08:00-09:00 PL05 Lessening the burden of neurological disorders in low resource settings: A ground level perspective Naila Zaman Khan, Bangladesh
09:00-10:00 PL06 Establishing a program for neuro-developmental disorders in resource constrained settings: Opportunities and challenges (Sheila Wallace Award Lecture) Sheffali Gulati, India
10:00-10:30 COFFEE & POSTER VIEWING / TRADE EXHIBITION
CONCURRENT SYMPOSIA
CATARATAS I
10:30-12:30 S09 Paediatric Demyelinating and Multiple Sclerosis
          Chairs: Andrew Kornberg (Australia) ; Evangeline Wassmer (UK)
 Paediatric MS and Demyelinating disorders Silvia Tenembaum, Argentina
 Environmental and Genetic Factors in Pediatric MS Daniela Pohl
 The Neuropsychology of Pediatric MS Lauren Krupp, USA
 Therapy in Pediatric MS Evangeline Wassmer, UK
   
CATARATAS II
10:30-12:30 S10 Genetic Movement Disorders
       Chairs: Jonathan Mink (USA) ; Laura Silveira Moriyama (Brazil)
Recent advances in genetic dystonias Jonathan Mink, USA
Recent advances in paroxysmal movement disorders Laura Silveira Moriyama, Brazil
Overview and approach to evaluation and diagnosis of genetic movement disorders in children Russell Dale, Australia
IGUAÇU I
10:30-12:30 S11 Improving outcomes in childhood epilepsy
      Chairs: Helen Cross (UK) ; Lieven Lagae (Belgium)
Alternative treatments – can we be more targeted ? Helen Cross, UK
When does childhood epilepsy become refractory ? Lieven Lagae, Belgium
Early onset epilepsies – can surgery improve outcome? Marilisa Guerreiro, Brazil
Are AEDs really effective- what is the evidence base? Elaine Wirrell, USA
IGUAÇU II
10:30-12:30 S12 Update on Neuroimaging
     Chair: Harry Chugani (USA)
Neuroimaging of Neurodevelopmental Disorders Harry Chugani, USA
Neuroimaging of neurodegenerative disorders Meral Topçu, Turkey
Neuroimaging in Epilepsy Renzo Guerrini, Italy
13:00-14:00 ICNA Annual General Meeting (ICNA Members Only)
 13:30 Visit to Iguazu Falls
 20:00 Gala Dinner