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10th Edition of International Conference on Neurology and Brain Disorders

October 21-23, 2024

October 21 -23, 2024 | Baltimore, Maryland, USA

INBC 2024

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Thomas J Webster
Keynote Presentation (In-Person)
Thomas J Webster, Interstellar Therapeutics, United States

Nanomedicine is the use of nanomaterials to improve disease prevention, detection, and treatment which has resulted in hundreds of FDA approved medical products. While nanomedicine has been around for several decades, new technological advances are pushing its boundaries. For exa [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Yan M Yufik
Keynote Presentation (In-Person)
Yan M Yufik, Virtual Structures Research, Inc, United States

Aristotle’s “Metaphysics” starts with a pronouncement “Humans desire to understand”, establishing understanding capacity as the defining characteristic of human intellect separating humans from the other species. Throughout history, cognitive capacit [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Jingsen Ma
Keynote Presentation (In-Person)
Jingsen Ma, Dynaflow, Inc, United States

Focused Ultrasound (FUS), especially when amplified by Microbubbles (MB), offers non-invasive options for treating deep-seated and brain tumors and other neurodisorders, by enabling targeted surgical ablation and/or local blood-brain-barrier opening (BBBO) for effective drug deli [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Jag H Khalsa
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Jag H Khalsa, GWU School of Medicine and Health Sciences, United States

Cannabis is the most used illegal drug in the world with an estimated 2.5% of the world’s population (180 million) using it regularly (World Drug Report 2017)1. Medicinal and/or recreational cannabis use is associated with significant health consequences) (WHO, 20162; Volko [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - George Diaz
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
George Diaz, Memorial Healthcare Systems, United States

Objective: To present a unique case of nitrous oxide (NO2)-induced vitamin B12 deficiency with secondary myelopathy. Background: Nitrous oxide (NO2), commonly known as “laughing gas”, is frequently used as an anesthetic agent, but is also abused recreationally in t [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Sophie Sall
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Sophie Sall, Kennedy Krieger Institute, United States

Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common central nervous system cancer diagnosed in adults. Heterogeneous and aggressive in nature, GBM is often found to resist standard of care (SOC) treatment and is almost guaranteed to recur. Upon recurrence, treatment options are very limited an [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Sindhu Sriramoji Virdi
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Sindhu Sriramoji Virdi, Rutgers University, New Jersey Medical School, United States

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder affecting behavior, cognition, and emotion. While schizophrenia is characterized by the dysregulation of dopamine in the brain, specifically the striatum, its physiology is undetermined. Olanzapine, an atypical antipsychotic, is commonly prescri [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Nazanin Azizi
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Nazanin Azizi, University of California Davis, United States

Background: Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) is a potentially life-threatening condition with a wide range of clinical presentations from localized headache (the most common symptom) to mental status disturbances, seizure and coma. The main purpose of this study is to eval [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Firdaus Fabrice Hannanu
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Firdaus Fabrice Hannanu, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, United States

The choroid plexus (ChP) is increasingly recognized as a pivotal contributor to neurosecretory and neuroimmune processes. Alteration in ChP volume has been extensively studied in the context of aging, psychiatric disorders, and Alzheimer's disease, and it has been recently li [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Erwin L J Roggen
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Erwin L J Roggen, ToxGenSolutions BV, Netherlands

ToxGenSolutions is a biotech company focused on developing novel and innovative methods to drive the discovery of impactful and personalized early-stage diagnostics and therapeutics with focus on prevention of chronic disease (Alzheimer’s disease, pain syndromes and long-CO [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Gustavo Alves A dos Santos
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Gustavo Alves A dos Santos, Sao Leopoldo Mandic Araras, Brazil

The development of an early and assertive diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Dementia can contribute to a better quality of life for patients, mainly by providing targeted therapy with measurable results. Biomarkers can be detected in blood levels and, more recently, the feasibility [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Kineret Sharfi
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Kineret Sharfi, Ben-Gurion University, Israel

The literature describes a close relationship between cognitive executive functions and daily activity. Adults with specific learning disabilities (SLDs) (e.g., dyslexia, dysgraphia, and dyscalculia) reveal limitations in daily activity in various life domains including decreased [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Raul V Rodriguez
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Raul V Rodriguez, Woxsen University, India

Necrobotics 360: Shaping the Future of Healthcare" presents a transformative vision where cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) technologies converge with healthcare, redefining the future of medical practices. It is an innovative approach that integrates AI, machine lea [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Mohamad Sultan Khan
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Mohamad Sultan Khan, University of Hyderabad, India

During the course of evolution and earth’s rotation round its axis, the surface inhabitants are exposed to daily a predictable light and dark condition which impose specific demands on the physiology and influences the behaviour of an organism. Such cyclic patterns in the p [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Shristi Shakya
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Shristi Shakya, Manipal College of Health Professions, India

Background and objectives: A delay in achieving head and trunk control can present numerous challenges in the activities of daily living for children with Cerebral Palsy (CP). This frequently require extended therapy, which may become repetitive, leading to decreased engagement i [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Guohong Li
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Guohong Li, Penn State College of Medicine, United States

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability, often leading to persistent motor and cognitive deficits. Phosphoinositide 3-kinase γ (PI3Kγ), primarily expressed in immune cells, has been implicated in neuroinflammation in various neuropatholog [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Toru Kondo
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Toru Kondo, Hokkaido University, Japan

Glioblastoma (GBM), one of the most malignant human cancers, frequently recurs despite multimodal treatment with surgery and chemo/radiotherapies. One of the reasons of why GBM recues is likely the existence of GBM-initiating cells (GICs) that have strong proliferative and tumori [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Karissa Chesky
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Karissa Chesky, Baylor College of Medicine, United States

Objective: We present 20 cases of pediatric status dystonicus at a major pediatric center and describe their clinical course. Background: Status dystonicus (SD) is a rare, life-threatening neurological emergency characterized by continuous, severe episodes of general [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Jit Poddar
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Jit Poddar, Rush University, United States

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) remains a major health concern which causes long-term neurological disability particularly in war veterans, athletes and young adults in United States. Despite of intense clinical and research investigations, there is no effective therapy to cease the [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Jingguo Wang
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Jingguo Wang, Fudan University, China

Background and Purpose: Whether microglial activation plays important role in the pathogenesis of autoimmune encephalitis (AE), such as anti-leucine-rich, glioma-inactivated-1 (LGI1) encephalitis, remains unknown.  18F-DPA714 PET targeting the translocator protein (TSPO [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Mary Avella
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Mary Avella, Hunter College, United States

Autism Spectrum Disorder is a neurological disorder that affects how a person communicates and interacts with others. One way people on the spectrum are different from neurotypical people is in their attentional focus. In particular, those on the spectrum have been shown to pay c [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Aryan Shah
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Aryan Shah, William P. Clements High School, United States

Nearly one in three of all Americans aged 13 to 18 experience an anxiety disorder. It is important now to accurately diagnose anxiety in adolescents. Current methods of diagnosis involve psychological evaluations and questionnaires. However, unconscious bias and stereotypes can i [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Rhea Ahuja
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Rhea Ahuja, William P Clements High School, United States

Nearly one in three of all Americans aged 13 to 18 experience an anxiety disorder. It is important now to accurately diagnose anxiety in adolescents. Current methods of diagnosis involve psychological evaluations and questionnaires. However, unconscious bias and stereotypes can i [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Michael Sulaiman
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Michael Sulaiman, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, United States

Normal pressure hydrocephalus is a rare neurologic disorder primarily impacting older adults, classically presenting with clinical triad of gait dysfunction, cognitive impairment, and urinary incontinence, in addition to hydrocephalus on brain imaging. Normal pressure hydrocephal [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Dominique Smith
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Dominique Smith, Loma Linda University Education & Health Consortium, United States

We present a case of a 43-year-old patient with a past medical history of intravenous drug abuse who presented with one month of numbness, pain, and paresthesia localized to the left posterior forearm and dorsum of hand. The patient also endorsed subjective weakness affecting gri [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Puja Punukollu
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Puja Punukollu, Augusta University, United States

Neurological disorders, comprising conditions like dementia, migraines, and stroke, pose significant health challenges globally. In the digital age, individuals increasingly turn to online platforms for health information. Given the intricate nature of neurological conditions, ev [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Guyin Chen
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Guyin Chen, University of Pennsylvania, United States

Aim and Methods: We aim to evaluate if the pharmacological inhibition of the myeloid/microglial receptor tyrosine kinase AXL could be used as a novel therapeutic approach for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). The objective of the present research is to evaluate the efficacy of [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Rikesh Shrestha
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Rikesh Shrestha, Sentara Health, United States

Background and objectives: Persons with stroke often encounter challenges in ambulation due to impaired motor function and coordination. The aftermath of stroke can significantly affect a person’s ability to ambulate independently, necessitating tailored intervention for re [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Aura Kullmann
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Aura Kullmann, NeuroOne Medical Technologies, United States

Stereoelectroencephalography (sEEG) electrodes are routinely used to identify the epileptogenic zone (EZ) in patients with drug resistant epilepsy. The sEEG electrodes are FDA-cleared for temporary (<30 days) neural activity monitoring, recording and stimulation. Here we prese [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Li-Yuan Fan
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Li-Yuan Fan, Zhengzhou University, China

Parkinson's Disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the progressive loss of dopaminergic (DA) neurons in the substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc). Although the etiology of PD remains elusive, mounting evidence suggests a complex interplay of genetic and [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Amaan Javed
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Amaan Javed, University College of Medical Sciences, India

Introduction: Apoptosis is a form of programmed cell death, that underlies the wide range of symptoms investigated in neurological disorders from stroke to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s. Caspases are shown to be capable of producing inflammasomes along [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Naranchimeg Gendendagva
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Naranchimeg Gendendagva, The Third State Central Hospital of Mongolia, Mongolia

Cerebral venous thrombosis is a rare neurological disorder that can be diagnosed clinically and neuro-radiologically. The prognosis of this disease is good in most cases. However, if it is complicated by a stroke, it can lead to death or disability. Cerebral vein thrombosis accou [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Nischal Neupane
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Nischal Neupane, Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine, Nepal

Introduction: Opercular Syndrome also known as Foix-Chavany-Marie Syndrome (FCMS) is a rare cortical form of pseudobulbar palsy that preserves reflexive and autonomic functions but results in voluntary paralysis of the masticatory, lingual, pharyngeal, and facial muscles. Th [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Rong Jin
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Rong Jin, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, United States

Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) stress is recognized as a crucial contributor to the progression of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and represents a potential target for therapeutic intervention. This study aimed to assess the potential of J147, a novel neurotrophic compound, in alleviat [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Rong Jin
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Rong Jin, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, United States

Decreased expression of endogenous miR-30c has been linked to numerous pathological conditions in both patients and animal models, including various cancers, hyperlipidemia, atherosclerosis, hyperglycemia, and diabetes.  Systemic administration of a miR-30c mimic has been de [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Abhishek Chapagain
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Abhishek Chapagain, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Nepal

Background and Aims: Migraine, a condition causing moderate to severe headaches, ranks as the second most burdensome neurological disorder among Asians in regards to DALYs. It is usually associated with trigger factors like photophobia, phonophobia, or nausea and vomiting. T [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Abhishek Pant
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Abhishek Pant, Texas Tech University of Health Science Center El Paso- Transmountain, United States

Introduction: Paroxysmal Kinesigenic Dyskinesia (PKD) is a rare neurologic disorder characterized by transient, episodic, involuntary hyperkinetic movements such as chorea, dystonia, myoclonus, or ballism. It is triggered by sudden voluntary movements, commonly present in yo [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Udeept Sindhu
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Udeept Sindhu, Kasturba Medical College, India

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) offers a promising therapeutic option for Parkinson's Disease (PD), significantly improving both motor and non-motor symptoms. However, disparities in DBS access and utilization persist, particularly related to gender and patient education. This r [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Nidhi Gupta
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Nidhi Gupta, CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, India

Background: Alzheimer's Disease (AD) treatment modalities address symptoms aleviation through neurotransmitter modulation. Ayurveda, utilizing plant-derived compounds with neuroprotective properties, offers a promising avenue. This study explores integrating&nb [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Nived Jayaraj Ranjini
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Nived Jayaraj Ranjini, Government Medical College, India

Objective: Tumefactive Multiple Sclerosis (TMS) is a rare subtype of multiple sclerosis (MS) with an incidence of 1-3 per 1000 MS patients. Here, we aimed to review the literature to present data on the epidemiology of TMS. Background:  The annual incidence of tumefa [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Joao Victor Ribeiro
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Joao Victor Ribeiro, Sao Leopoldo Mandic Medical School, Brazil

Introduction: Cavernous angiomas are benign vascular malformations characterized by abnormally dilated vessels that lack interposing neural tissue. The presentation can occur in any region of the central nervous system, but most commonly, supratentorial. This report details a rar [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Joao Victor Ribeiro
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Joao Victor Ribeiro, Sao Leopoldo Mandic Medical School, Brazil

Introduction: Neural tube defects (NTDs) are secondary abnormalities during the embryogenic development of the central nervous system (CNS). Between the 17th and the 28th day after fertilization, neurulation happens in two moments: primary and secondary neurulation. Secondar [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Mohinish S
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Mohinish S, Madras Medical College, India

Autoimmune Encephalitis (AIE) is closely associated with antibodies against neuronal cell-surface proteins, receptors, and ion channels. However, some forms of disorder have no known antibody presently. In children neurological manifestations are prominent initial presentation as [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Karen Obillo Calibuso
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Karen Obillo Calibuso, Armed Forces of the Philippines Victoriano Luna Medical Center, Philippines

In the Philippine Pediatric Society Registry, there were 27 cases of Intracerebral with Intraventricular hemorrhage and 8 cases of Acute Kidney Injury with Acute Tubular Necrosis under 28 days of age from 2006-2022 that were discharged. However, there were no data on procedures s [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Lowrence Precious C Dichoso
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Lowrence Precious C Dichoso, University of the Philippines, Philippines

Background: Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) commonly presents with progressive ascending weakness of the extremities and can also present with dysautonomia, that is associated with longer hospital stay and higher mortality rates than those without dysautonomia. Objectives: Our s [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Nahom
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Nahom, FelgeHiwot Referal Hospital, Ethiopia

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented impact on global health, affecting millions of people worldwide. In effect to tackling the devastating outcomes of the disease, the development of vaccines was the primary focus of health researchers worldwide. Thus, a f [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference -  Afsaneh Nikjooy
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Afsaneh Nikjooy, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Background: Dyssynergic defecation (DD) is a major cause of chronic functional constipation. Patients with DD have greater psychological distress and impaired health-related quality of life compared with the general population. This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of co [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Mana Ahmadianghalehsorkh
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Mana Ahmadianghalehsorkh, Kashani Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

More than 20 new anti-seizure medications have been approved by the FDA in the past 3 decades; however, epilepsy remains drug resistant in up to 40% of patients. The probability of achieving seizure freedom declines rapidly after two adequate doses of anti-seizure medication, and [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Elham Azimzadeh
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Elham Azimzadeh, Shahid Beheshti University, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Children with cerebral palsy (CP) have weak physical abilities and their limitations may have an effect on performing everyday motor activities. One of the most important and common debilitating factors in CP is the malfunction in the upper extremities to perform motor skills and [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Jeya Anandakumar
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Jeya Anandakumar, Georgetown University School of Medicine, United States

Introduction: The burden of stroke is higher in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) than in high-income countries due to the lack of stroke care centers, stroke specialist, and rehabilitation access. One way to increase access to stroke care in LMICs is through the use of te [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Cinzia Rinaldo
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Cinzia Rinaldo, IBPM-CNR, Italy

Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is the most common tumor predisposition syndrome and glioma is one of the prevalent tumors associated with it. Gliomagenesis in NF1 patients results in a heterogeneous spectrum of neoplasms, ranging from low- to high-grade, that can occur throughout [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Catarina Isabel Ramos Pereira
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Catarina Isabel Ramos Pereira, ICBAS, Portugal

Introduction: The investigation of rigidity physiology in Parkinson's Disease (PD) involves the examination of reflexes. Parkinsonian patients often demonstrate reduced sensitivity in polysynaptic reflexes within the leg extensor muscles, which is correlated with their postur [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Yuxiang Chen
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Yuxiang Chen, The People's Hospital of Changshou District, China

Objective: This experiment aims to systematically review the recent advances in the treatment of acute post-circulatory progressive ischemic stroke using novel thrombolytic drugs. Additionally, it explores the future research trends to provide a scientific foundation for enhancin [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Rishabh Singh
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Rishabh Singh, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, India

Background: ADHD is a behavioural disorder with symptoms of inattention, impulsivity and hyperactivity. A low dopaminergic and noradrenergic activity is noted in ADHD. The etiopathogenesis is not completely understood. A physiological role of IL- 6 on neuronal stem cell migration [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Farshid Alazmani-Noodeh
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Farshid Alazmani-Noodeh, AJA University of Medical Sciences, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Background and Aim: Stroke is the most common cause of cerebrovascular disease, the third leading cause of death and the second leading cause of disability in developed countries, leading to physical, sensory, cognitive, psychological, functional and social changes in individuals [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Amira Hanafey Mahmoud
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Amira Hanafey Mahmoud, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Subjects & Methods: A cross sectional study was conducted on 240 elderly patients aged ≥ 60years both males and females who were included in home health care program in Aseer central hospital, south Saudi Arabia . All participants underwent comprehensive geriatric assessme [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Muhammad Marwan
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Muhammad Marwan, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar

Treatment resistant Schizophrenia (TRS) affects approximately 30% of patients with Schizophrenia often results in increase in relapses, functional impairment, and lowers quality of life. Convergent findings show that patients with TRS suffer from pathogenetically “non-dopam [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Ishiaq Olayinka Omotosho
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Ishiaq Olayinka Omotosho, University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Background: Incidence of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in children as a neurodevelopmental abnormality is growing. Compounded by equivocal deductions from several genetic and environmental studies aimed at establishing its aetiology, it is becoming a global medical challenge. T [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Ayesha Younis
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Ayesha Younis, Tianjin University, China

A brain tumor is a distorted tissue wherein cells replicate rapidly and indefinitely, with no control over tumor growth. Deep learning has been argued to have the potential to overcome the challenges associated with detecting and intervening in brain tumors. It is well establishe [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Frances Eunice B Alcober
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Frances Eunice B Alcober, Remedios Trinidad Romualdez Hospital, Philippines

Introduction: Acute Ischemic Stroke (AIS) is a medical emergency that affects people globally. In the Philippines, it remains as the third leading cause of mortality due to delays in its identification and lack of prognostic materials. This study aims to determine the use of plat [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Pantea Sazegar
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Pantea Sazegar, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson, United States

Introduction: Fingolimod is an FDA-approved oral disease-modifying therapy for relapsing-remitting forms of multiple sclerosis and works through inhibition of lymphocyte egress from secondary lymphoid organs, reducing circulating levels of lymphocytes. While Fingolimod, and [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Zuber Khan
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Zuber Khan, ISF College of Pharmacy, India

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a debilitating, inflammatory and demyelinating disease of the central nervous system influenced by environmental and genetic factors. Around 2.8 million people worldwide are affected in MS due to its challenging diagnosis and treatment. Our study invest [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Shaina Mohite
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Shaina Mohite, DIT University, India

Cognitive function plays a crucial role in daily life. Traditional methods for enhancing cognition requires dedicated practice and can be challenging to maintain. This research explores the potential of Electroencephalography (EEG) technology, specifically neurofeedback, as a too [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Rana El Dash
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Rana El Dash, Heliopolis University, Egypt

Background: Length of hospital stay (LOS) is the time between admission and discharge. Several risk factors can influence the LOS for psychiatric hospitalized patients, their compliance for psychiatric medications, pharmacogenetic guiding and other variables. Ethnicity can affect [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Jae Sung Park
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Jae Sung Park, Konyang University, Korea, Republic of

Background: Access to the common carotid artery is crucial for any neuro-interventional procedures.  Bovine aortic arch followed by an acutely angled proximal common carotid artery (CCA) can pose a great challenge.  Owing to urgency, we resorted to a non-conventional me [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Ken Ware
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Ken Ware, NeuroPhysics Therapy Institute and Research Centre, Australia

NeuroPhysics Therapy (NPT) is a fascinating field that delves into the discrete functionality and behaviour of the human nervous system. It explores how our nervous system perceives and responds to the environment, and through the development and application of specialized techni [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Roger H Coletti
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Roger H Coletti, Interventional Health, PA, United States

It has been noted by multiple researchers that there is Spontaneous Electrical Activity (SEA) at painful trigger points. This author has studied chronic muscle spasm and found that SEA is always present and appears to be the cause for the chronic nature of muscle spasm and result [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - W S El Masri
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
W S El Masri, Keele University, United Kingdom

The incidence of Traumatic spinal cord injuries (TSCI) is small and ranges between 10-50/million population/year. Prior to the second WW the great majority of patients died within two years of injury. Since the 2nd WW, due to the efforts of the pioneers who dedicated their profes [....] » Read More

Speaker at  - Zhenhuan Liu
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Zhenhuan Liu, Guangzhou University Chinese Medicine, China

Objective: To investigate the effect of and Acupuncture on brain plasticity and motor development in children with cerebral palsy. Investigate effect on mechanismof apoptosis of brain nerve cells, regulating the expression of neurotrophic factors, promoting the remodelingof nerve [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Kenneth Storey
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Kenneth Storey, Carleton University, Canada

Unlike the brains of humans, animal brains are subject to extremes of environment – and must keep neural function intact during and after extreme conditions.   Frogs and turtles totally freeze in winter, displaying no measurable brain activity and a flat-lined hea [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Stefano Sandrone
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Stefano Sandrone, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

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Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Isabella Lopez
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Isabella Lopez, Medical College of Georgia, United States

Introduction: While adult-onset seizures are commonly due to structural brain lesions, strokes, vascular abnormalities, or infections, there may be a less common etiology hiding within a patient’s neonatal history. Neonatal meningitis can cause seizures later in life; [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference -  Irene Fasciani
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Irene Fasciani, University of L'Aquila, Italy

(+)-4-Propyl-9-hydroxynaphthoxazine ((+)PHNO) is a high affinity agonist at dopamine D3 and, less potently, D2 receptors. In the nineteen eighties and nineties, this naphthoxazine compound was amongst the most promising, non-ergot derivatives in the pipeline for the treatment of [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Scuto Maria
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Scuto Maria, University of Catania, Italy

Hormetic nutrition for enhancing stress resilience and overall human health, recently, have received much attention. Redoxomics has been successfully applied to study neurodegeneration of ganglion neurons of the inner ear for the identification of potential biomarkers and novel m [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Nicola McDowell
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Nicola McDowell, Massey University, New Zealand

Cerebral Visual Impairment (CVI) has been defined as a verifiable visual dysfunction which cannot be attributed to disorders of the anterior visual pathways or any potentially co-occurring ocular visual issue. Recent research has indicated that as many as one child in every mains [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Joao Rafael Rocha Da Silva
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Joao Rafael Rocha Da Silva, Connect life rehabilitation and performance, Brazil

Guidelines for treating chronic low back pain are directly related to changing habits and carrying out patient-centered exercise programs, using passive resources such as manual therapy, for example, to aid treatment. In previous studies, it was possible to observe changes in [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Yasmine Elsherif
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Yasmine Elsherif, American Hospital Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Background: Melanocytes, responsible for melanin production, originate from the neural crest and can give rise to malignant tumors known as melanoma. Primary Central Nervous System Melanoma (pCNSM) is a rare occurrence, with an incidence of 0.005 cases per 100,000 individuals ann [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Roba Al Shouli
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Roba Al Shouli, Emirates Heath Service, United Arab Emirates

Background: Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD) is a rare autoimmune neuro-inflammatory disorder characterized by recurrent attacks of demyelination affects the optic nerve and spinal cord with often incomplete recovery. Numerous medications have emerged as a potential [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Bharath M M
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Bharath M M, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, India

New daily persistent headache (NDPH) is a challenging condition to treat, characterized by a continuous and unremitting headache from onset. Traditional pharmacological treatments for NDPH often yield suboptimal results, prompting the exploration of novel therapeutic approaches. [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Sachin N Nair
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Sachin N Nair, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center, India

Background: With no randomised controlled trials or consensus guidelines for the treatment of anti-NMDAR encephalitis, the heterogeneity in the treatment stratagem has not yet reported any evidence on the therapeutic option of choice when infections ensue during the immunosuppres [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Bo He
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Bo He, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, China

The effect of nerve regeneration after peripheral nerve injury is closely related to the functional state of Schwann cells (SCs), especially related to interactions between enhancers and transcription factors. Our current study found that mRNA expression of C/EBPβ in the ear [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Xuejian Wang
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Xuejian Wang, Affiliated Hospital 2 of Nantong University, China

With the progress of science and technology, new technologies and equipment are continuously transformed and entered clinical use. The current clinical related surgical techniques have been greatly improved, the surgical effect and the prognosis of patients have been greatly impr [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Weifeng Peng
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Weifeng Peng, Shanghai Geriatric Medical Center, China

Objective: This study explored whether the event-related potential (ERP) components of N170, VPP, LPP, and P3 could be sensitive neurophysiological markers for assessing depression in temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). Methods: Patients with TLE were divided into two groups with ma [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Ali Imran
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ali Imran, Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan

Black tea, known for its antioxidant properties, has garnered attention for its potential therapeutic effects on brain disorders. In this study, we delve into the specific role of black tea antioxidants, focusing on their compositional analysis, extraction methods, and neuroprote [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Ramsha Haider
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ramsha Haider, Karachi Medical and Dental College, Pakistan

Importance: Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is a prevalent condition impacting numerous individuals globally and drug-resistant cases present a formidable obstacle. Conventional surgical interventions come with inherent risks and potential cognitive repercussions due to the necessit [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Shazia Perveen
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Shazia Perveen, The Women University Multan, Pakistan

Parkinson's disease (PD) is a chronic disease of the central nervous system that affects almost 1% of the elderly population. In recent years, phytocomponents have aroused considerable interest in research for PD treatment as they provide a variety of active compounds, includ [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Amelia Hammersley
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Amelia Hammersley, Oak Park and River Forest High School, United States

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death among all traumatic injuries. While there are some treatments, such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), most cause debilitating side effects including cerebral ischemia and neurodegenerative diseases. Altern [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Laura Hayse
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Laura Hayse, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, United States

Objective: Fellowship program websites have become a major source of information for potential applicants, especially after the COVID-19 pandemic. However, previous studies have shown that websites for other residency and fellowship programs lack key information important to [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Mark Knights
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Mark Knights, Great Western Hospital, United Kingdom

Glioblastoma’s are the most common type of primary brain tumour in adults and are the most lethal and least successfully treated solid tumours. Recently, research into the area of stem cells in brain tumour development has gained moment. However, due to the relatively new a [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Fadia El Bitar
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Fadia El Bitar, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Saudi Arabia

Background: Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder and the primary cause of dementia, characterized by declining memory and cognitive function. Research has identified significant genes and risk alleles associated with AD, which shares common inf [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Meenakshi Kaushik
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Meenakshi Kaushik, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi, India

Background: Alzheimer's disease (AD) constitutes a formidable challenge, profoundly affecting the fabric of individuals' lives and intricately entwined with disturbances in their quality of life. The intricate interplay between lifestyle and the relentless progression of [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Kamal Chafiq
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Kamal Chafiq, CHU Souss Massa, Morocco

Guillain-Barré syndrome/Miller Fishe syndrome (GBS/MFS) overlap syndrome is an extremely rare variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) in which Miller Fisher syndrome (MFS) coexists with other characteristics of GBS, such as limb weakness, paresthesia, and facial pa [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Cong Lu
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Cong Lu, Institute of Food Science and Technology, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China

Depression has become one of the most common types of psychological disorders, characterized by prolonged depressed mood, which severely limits people's psychosocial abilities and greatly reduces the quality of life. Although there are a variety of depression treatment drugs, [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Farsana  F J
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Farsana F J, Digital University Kerala, India

Tumor progression refers to the gradual development and growth of cancerous cells within the body. Understanding this process is crucial for effective diagnosis, treatment planning, and patient management. Traditional methods often rely on qualitative assessments and static imagi [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Sridhar Subramaniyam Kalyanasundaram
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Sridhar Subramaniyam Kalyanasundaram, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Science and Technology, India

Objective: We analysed seizure control in reproductive age group women on Valproic acid (VPA) and studied the difference in seizure control between VPA maintenance and after changing to other Anti-seizure medications (ASMs), because of reproductive age group or impending pre [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Rayhan Shahid Shanavas
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Rayhan Shahid Shanavas, Oakridge International School, India

Depression is a chronic disease afflicting ~245 million individuals worldwide, of which 30-40% patients remain dissatisfied despite 70 years of research, >5 antidepressant drug classes, and 3 trillion healthcare-budget. Fluoxetine, an SSRI alone and with Olanzapine, is the fir [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Bharanidharan G
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Bharanidharan G, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, India

Objective: TLE accounts for about 50-73% of cases being referred for epilepsy surgery. The objective is to find, whether the classical semiology in TLE has a role in predicting the post operative outcome in patients with refractory epilepsy. Methods: We included 684 patie [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Nandana Jayakumari
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Nandana Jayakumari, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, India

Background: Persons with epilepsy are in general considered to have poor dental hygiene which can be contributed by severity of epilepsy, ignoring oral health issues or the medications used. A continuing need exists for better understanding the effects of antiepileptic medication [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Ankith Bhasi
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ankith Bhasi, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, India

Purpose: To estimate the prevalence of personality disorders in persons with idiopathic generalized epilepsy (IGE) and to compare it with the general population. Method:  The study was conducted in a super specialty epilepsy care center in a tertiary care hospital in Sout [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Manisha Karamala Yalapalli
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Manisha Karamala Yalapalli, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, India

Aims: Gelastic seizures (GS) constitute <1% prevalence of which those due to non-hypothalamic hamartomas (HH) are rarer. There is scanty data regarding the spectrum. We aimed to assess prevalence of GS due to non HH, electroclinical (EC) localization and predictors of out [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Shahryar Zainaee
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Shahryar Zainaee, Bowling Green State University, United States

Introduction: Swallowing is a fundamental physiological process for individual health and survival. The cerebellum has an integral function in regulating motor control and coordination; however, its specific role in swallowing physiology remains poorly characterized in humans. Th [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Muskanjot Kaur
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Muskanjot Kaur, Rowan-Virtua School of Osteopathic Medicine, United States

Background: Stroke, the second-leading cause of mortality and the third-leading cause of mortality and disability, imposes a substantial financial burden, exceeding $721 billion1. Addressing underlying causes and mitigating stroke-related consequences are crucial aspects of strok [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Andrew Wong
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Andrew Wong, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, United States

The utilization of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in enhancing modern day technology has garnered increasing research interest, particularly in the field of medicine. Lucid dreaming, where the dreamer is aware of their dream and can control what occurs in one, holds significant the [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Yasmina Sirgi
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Yasmina Sirgi, Georgetown University School of Medicine, United States

Background: Pontine strokes present a unique set of challenges in diagnosis and management as the clinical presentation can vary significantly. Along with the classic symptoms of dizziness, dysarthria, dysmetria, and weakness of the legs, there have been numerous case report [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Maiah Fogel
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Maiah Fogel, Dr. Kiran C Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, United States

Background: The safety of aspartame, a widely consumed low-calorie artificial sweetener, has been heavily debated for human consumption. Published research has demonstrated its breakdown products, aspartic acid and phenylalanine, are associated with potential neurotoxicity due to [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Kaneeka Chakraborty
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Kaneeka Chakraborty, Little Rock Central High School, United States

Background: Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) has been shown to lead to deposition of Amyloid Aβ plaques and neurofibrillary tangles (NFT) in the cerebral cortex and hippocampus of the brain. These have the potential to cause neurological damage and suggests a relationship to t [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Roba Al Shouli
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Roba Al Shouli, Emirates Heath Service, United Arab Emirates

Muscular Dystrophy (MD) is a group of hereditary disorders characterized by progressive generalized muscle weakness and degeneration. Recent studies evaluated the role of Givinostat in treating MD. So, we aimed in our systematic review to assess the efficacy of Givinostat in MD. [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Ravi Patel
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Ravi Patel, Amity University, India

The study's objectives were to calculate the prevalence of cognitive impairment in older adults in rural areas of Haryana, India, and to ascertain how it related to impairments, alcohol use, and smoking. A clinical diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment reflects a physicia [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Amna Adil
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Amna Adil, Rawalpindi Medical University, Pakistan

A 29-year-old gentleman diagnosed with Rosai-Dorfman disease (RDD) on corneal biopsy, 2 years ago, presented with fluctuating left-sided numbness, intermittent slurred speech, and urinary incontinence, progressively worsening over the past three months. Magnetic resonance imaging [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Jyotirmaya Jain
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Jyotirmaya Jain, University of North Texas Health Science Center, United States

Hirayama Disease, also known as Monomelic Amyotrophy (MMA), is a lower motor neuron disease that typically presents with an insidious onset of muscle weakness and atrophy most commonly in the upper limbs including the thenar, hypothenar, and forearm muscles.9 Neurologic sensation [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Dilpreet Singh
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Dilpreet Singh, Ascension St. John Hospital, United States

Autoimmune limbic encephalitis (AILE) is a rare form of encephalitis that manifests with atypical neuropsychiatric symptoms. Anti-NMDA receptor, anti-LGI1, and anti-GAD65 antibodies are associated with abnormal inflammation of the limbic system, leading to focal neurological defi [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Fatima Aliyeva
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Fatima Aliyeva, Azerbaijan Medical University, Azerbaijan

Introduction: Parkinson's disease, as a severe neurodegenerative pathology, has a negative impact on the quality and life expectancy of people. One of the criteria characterizing the medical and social severity of the disease, is  the probability of survival after i [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Mark Kenneth Gonnad
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Mark Kenneth Gonnad, Baguio General Hospital, Philippines

Introduction: Different neurologic manifestations have been observed during the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. However, only a handful cases of Guillain Barre syndrome (GBS) in a COVID-19 patient have been reported. No case has been reported in the Philippines. This rep [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Ruoyu Zhou
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Ruoyu Zhou, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Background: Interest in examining Internet gaming disorder (IGD) and its association with gaming motivation has surged. Eleven studies were conducted between 2018 and 2021 with a sample size of 4,065 individuals across various cultural contexts. Methods: Utilizing the Onl [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Hanan Aljaidi
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Hanan Aljaidi, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Saudi Arabia

Background: The presence of other health conditions can create difficulties in diagnosing and treating individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS). Sickle cell disease (SCD) and MS are both inflammatory disorders characterized by immune system dysregulation. It is important to inves [....] » Read More

Speaker at Brain Disorders Conference - Shreya Bhoj
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Shreya Bhoj, DIT University, India

This research aims at providing an overview of schizophrenia and psychotic disorders, elucidating the complex interplay between neurobiological, environmental, and psychological factors contributing to hallucinations and reality distortion. Additionally, it explores the phenome [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Saeid Bagheri Mohammadi
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Saeid Bagheri Mohammadi, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Background: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder after Alzheimer’s disease and is expected to impose an increasing social and economic burden on societies as populations age. The ground-breaking developments in stem cell resear [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Amarthya Shree Nagendrapandian
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Amarthya Shree Nagendrapandian, West Windsor Plainsboro High School South, United States

This research project focuses on a computational analysis of neurological biomarkers for mental health disorders, with an emphasis on epilepsy. Epilepsy, characterized by recurrent seizures, affects neurological and psychological well-being. Our study aims to identify and analyze [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Swetha Kannan
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Swetha Kannan, Gulf Medical University, United Arab Emirates

Stiffness-person syndrome (SPS) is a neurological disease causing symptoms of rigidity and painful muscle spasms. It is caused by increased serum anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies (anti-GAD). Persistent muscle stiffness can lead to difficulty walking and recurrent falls [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neuroscience Conference - Fushi Han
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Fushi Han, Tongji University, China

Objective: The ASPECTS score serves as a semi-quantitative instrument for assessing acute ischemic strokes within the middle cerebral artery (MCA-AIS) territory, and DWI-ASPECTS has been found to exhibit superior sensitivity and precision. The primary objective of this study was [....] » Read More

Speaker at Neurology Conferences - Richard De La Garza
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Richard De La Garza, University of Texas Medical Branch, United States

OwnLife is a leadership development business that combines human analytics with executive coaching to help individuals optimize how they live and maximize their cognitive performance. We hypothesized that physical exercise which materially elevates the heart rate is associated&nb [....] » Read More

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