Meeting agenda NNPS 2020 – preliminary

Wednesday, May 27   
08.30Registration
09.00Welcome address
09.15Session 1 - Neurometabolic diseases

Amino acid metabolism disorders
Tom J de Koning, Lund
Chair: Erik Eklund, Lund
10.30Coffee
11.00Challenges in whole genome sequencing
Anna Wedell, Stockholm

Treatments in lysosomal storage disease
Simon Jones, Manchester
12.30Lunch
13.30Session 2 – Neurovascular diseases
Pediatric Stroke in Sweden; National guidelines and registry
Anna Ekesbo Freisinger, Stockholm

Brain vascular malformations and current treatment strategies
Michael Söderman, Stockholm
Chair: Anna Ekesbo Freisinger, Stockholm
15.00Coffee
15.30Session 2 contd – Neurovascular diseases
Neuroinflammation in arterial ischemic stroke
Maja Steinlin, Switzerland
16.30NNPS annual meeting
18.30Baltic Sea Science Center
19.00Conference dinner Skansen
Thursday, May 28  
08.30Session 3- Neuromuscular diseases

Short introduction on neuromuscular disorders in children.
Mar Tulinius, Göteborg

Advances in the diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders in the genomics era.
Malin Kvarnung, Stockholm
Chair: Mar Tulinius, Gothenburg
09.45Coffee
10.15Session 3 contd - Neuromuscular diseases

Current and emerging treatments in pediatric neuromuscular disorders.
Thomas Sejersen, Stockholm.

Scoliosis and its treatment in pediatric neuromuscular disorders. What to do and when?
Paul Gerdhem, Stockholm
12.00Lunch
13.00Session 4 – Epilepsy

Current and new emerging treatments in the Dravet syndrome
Lieven Lagae, Leuven, Belgium

Diagnostic advances in epilepsy surgery evaluation – use of stereoEEG
Ulrika Sandvik, Stockholm

Chair: Maria Dahlin, Stockholm
14.30Coffee
15.00Session 4 – Epilepsy contd

When and how to use the ketogenic diet in epilepsy
Marie Lindefeldt, Stockholm

The impact of the ketogenic diet on the gut microbiome
Stefanie Prast-Nielsen, Stockholm

Epilepsy genetics - diagnostic and therapeutic challenges
Tommy Stödberg, Stockholm
16:30Closing ceremony

Contact

Conference Secretariat

For practical questions contact Akademikonferens
Phone: +46 (0) 18 67 10 03
 
nnps2020@akademikonferens.se

Important dates

Abstract deadline February 29th, 2020
Early bird registration fee deadline 11 March, 2020

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