Detailed Scientific Programme

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November 20, 2019
@ AdventHealth Nicholson Center 07:00 – 17:00
November 21, 2019 @ AdventHealth Nicholson Center
@ Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
07:00 – 16:30
17:00 – 20:00
November 22, 2019 @ Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek 06:30 – 17:30
November 23, 2019 @ Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek 06:30 – 17:30
November 24, 2019 @ Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek 06:30 – 16:00

Thursday, November 21, 2019

17:00-19:30 Registration

Exhibition Area
19:00-20:00 Welcome Reception

Friday, November 22, 2019

Hall A
(Floridian DE)

 07:15-08:00 Early Risers - 3D Neuroanatomy session

Chairs: Javier Abarca Olivas, Stefan Wolfsberger

3D Endoscopic Anatomy of the Ventricular System
Pablo Gonzalez-Lopez

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 08:00-08:20 Welcome Address

Samer K. Elbabaa, USA
Giuseppe Cinalli, Italy

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 08:20-10:00 Plenary Session I: State of the art

Chairs: Llewellyn C. Padayachy, Sandi Lam, Hemant Bhartiya

08:20 - 08:30 History of neuroendoscopy
Carlos Gagliardi
08:30 - 08:40 Endoscopic management of intraventricular tumours
Giuseppe Cinalli
08:40 - 08:50 Endoscopy for Intrinsic Brain Tumours: Where are we going?
Puneet Plaha
08:50 - 09:00 Endoscopic Management of Posterior fossa pathologies
Henry Schroeder
09:00 - 09:10 Spinal endoscopic surgery: state of the art
Joachim Oertel
09:10 - 09:20 Expanded Endonasal Approaches to the Midline Skull Base  
Zachary Litvack
09:20 - 09:30 Defining a safety entry zone through coroidal fissure for lesions located at middle and posterior third ventricle
Carlos Brusius
09:30 - 09:40 The "3F" technique for endoscopic endonasal skull base reconstruction
Luigi Maria Cavallo
09:40 - 09:50 Outcomes Following Endoscopic Endonasal Resection of Craniopharyngioma
Paul Gardner
09:50 - 10:00 Endoscopic Assisted Vascular microsurgery
Paulo Porto de Melo

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 10:00-10:30 Honored Guest Lecture: Ventricular Endoscopy

Chairs: Spyros Sgouros, Mohamed El Beltagy

Academic neuro-endoscopy and the IFNE
Shlomi Constantini
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 11:00-12:00  Focus session: ETV/CPC

Chairs: Abhaya Kulkarni, Samer Elbabaa

11:00 - 11:10 Advancing our understanding of ETVCPC: the need for randomized trials
Abhaya Kulkarni
11:10 -11:20 An evidence-based global health strategy for infant hydrocephalus
Benjamin Warf
11:20 - 11:30 Understanding Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy in the Neonate
Rolando Jimenez-Guerra
11:30 - 11:40 Endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus coagulation for the treatment of hydrocephalus. Is there a role for plexectomy in the success outcome? How we do it
Oscar Garcia
11:40 - 11:50 The Current State of Knowledge of the Predictors of ETV+CPC Success for Infant Hydrocephalus
Jay Riva-Cambrin

11:50 - 12:00 Group Discussion

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
12:00-13:00 Lunch Symposium (Sponsored session) /  Click here for detailed program

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 13:00-15:00 Breakaway A1: Intracranial cysts, complex hydrocephalus and ventricular tumors

Chairs: Ulrich-Wilhelm Thomale, Eylem Öcal

13:00 - 13:10 Cervical spine Dysraphism with Hydrocephalus; ETV or VP Shunt?
Karuppanan Bagathsingh
13:10 - 13:20 The CURE Protocol: Evaluation and External Validation of a Public Health Strategy for Treatment of Pediatric Hydrocephalus in Low-Resource Countries
Jacob Lepard
13:20 - 13:30 Neuroendoscopic management of complex/multicystic hydrocephalus
Flavio Giordano
13:30 - 13:40 Endoscopic therapy options in patients with isolated fourth ventricle
Sonja Vulcu
13:40 - 13:50 Endoscopic excision of colloid cysts: Surgical techniques and implications of anatomical variations
Waleed Azab
13:50 - 14:00 Endoscopic assisted Clipping of Ophthalmic Aneurysms via Supraorbital Keyhole Approach - A Monocentric Case Study
Fritz Teping
14:00 - 14:10 Endoscopic fenestration of intraventricular arachnoid cysts
William Gump
14:10 - 14:20 Arachnoid Cysts- does the endoscope makes  the difference ?
Paulo Ronaldo Jubé
14:20 - 14:30 Atypical intracranial cysts and the role of neuroendoscopy
Samuel Zymberg
14:30 - 14:40 Neuroendoscopic management of multiloculated hydrocephalus
Llewellyn C. Padayachy
14:40 - 14:50 Endoscopic Management of Temporal Arachnoidal cysts
Nelci Zanon
14:50 - 15:00 Learn endoscopy again - New uses for old techniques.
Jogi V.  Pattisapu

Hall B
(Floridian A)
 13:00-15:00 Breakaway B1: Skull Base - Tumors and CSF fistulae

Chairs: Paulo Porto de Melo, Pablo Recinos

13:00 - 13:10 Endoscopic access for the base of the skull
Luiz Antonio A. Dias Jr.
13:10 - 13:20 Combined transnasal - transcranial endoscopic approaches for extended lesions of the central skull base
Robert Reisch
13:20 - 13:30 The different endoscopic approaches to the sellar region
Stefan Linsler
13:30 - 13:40 Endoscopic Endonasal Cavernous Sinus Surgery: Medial Wall, Ligaments, Compartments, and Approaches
Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda
13:40 - 13:50 Skull Base Anatomy for Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
Sabino Luzzi
13:50 - 14:00 The role of surgery in the treatment of skull-base chordomas
Diego Mazzatenta
14:00 - 14:10 Learning curve of Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Surgery and its role in expanding indications for various neoplastic and vascular pathologies of the brain
Zvi Ram
14:10 - 14:20 Endonasal approaches to the Clivus and Cranio-cervical Junction
James Evans
14:20 - 14:30 Anatomy of the postero lateral view of the skull base
Mateus Neto
14:30 - 14:40 Anterior Fossa Meningiomas: Endoscopic Approaches
Americo Santos
14:40 - 14:50 Endoscopic endonasal approach for the resection of skull base tumors and repair of cerebrospinal fluid leakage
Chunlong Zhong

Hall C
(Floridian F)
 13:00-15:00 Breakaway C1: Intracranial (Endoscopy-assisted)

Chairs: Paul Gardner, Puneet Plaha

13:00 - 13:10 Transtubular microendoscopic approach for brain lesions
Sebastián Gaston Jaimovich
13:10 - 13:20 Interhemispheric transcallosal approach; work horse for ventricular tumors
Aneela Darbar
13:20 - 13:30 Endoscope-assisted glioblastoma surgery
Omar Arnaout
13:30 - 13:40 Endoscopic assisted microsurgery for pediatric brain tumors: case presentation
Mohamed El Beltagy
13:40 - 13:50 Endoscope Assisted Microneurosurgery in the treatment of intracranial expansive lesions
Renato J. Galzio
13:50 - 14:00 Endoscopic options in and around the cerebellopontine angle
Pablo González-López
14:00 - 14:10 Endoscopy in parenchymal hemorrhage
Hisayuki Murai
14:10 - 14:20 5-ALA in endoscope-assisted glioma surgery
Veit Rohde
14:20 - 14:30 Neuro-endoscopic evacuation of brainstem abscess
Clemens Schirmer
14:30 - 14:40 Combined microscopic and endoscopic approaches to complex lateral skull base lesions
Samy Youssef
15:00-15:20 Coffee Break

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 15:20-16:40 Breakaway A2: Intracranial endoscopy

Chairs: Aneela Darbar, Carlos Gagliardi

15:20 - 15:30 Endoscopic transorbital surgery for middle cranial fossa tumors
Doo-Sik Kong
15:30 - 15:40 Management of pineal and tectal tumors with flexible VIDEO-scope
Kenichi Nishiyama
15:40-15:50 Endoscopic transaqueductal approach to the third ventricle through the Foramen of Magendie – a cadaver study
Sebastian Senger
15:50 – 16:00 Treatment of colloid cysts: Endoscopy vs microscopy
Onur Ozgural
16:00 - 16:10 5-ALA fluorescence-guided endoscopic surgery for intraparenchymal brain tumors
Junichi Takeda
16:10 - 16:20 Endoscopic approaches to epilepsy surgery
Sandi Lam
16:20 - 16:30 How to improve safety in Neuro-endoscopy
Essam A. Al Shail
16:30 - 16:40 The Success of Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy in Children: Analysis of Prognostic factors
Ricardo Santos de Oliveira

Hall B
(Floridian A)
 15:20-16:40 Breakaway B2: Intracranial endoscopy

Chairs: Samy Youssef, Krishan Bansal

15:20 - 15:30 Extended endoscopic endonasal trans sphenoidal approach for Sellar - Supraseller Tumors
Mohammad Hossain
15:30 - 15:40 Endoscopic endonasal surgery
Garni Barkhoudarian
15:40-15:50 Craniopharyngioma and endoscopy
Sergio Valenzuela
15:50 – 16:00 Endoscopic management of craniopharyngiomas
Carlos Eduardo Juca
16:00 - 16:10 Developing a Comprehensive Neuro-oncology Program – Experience from Pakistan
Muhammad Shahzad Shamim
16:10 - 16:20 Endoscopic cylinder brainstem surgery
Kazuhito Takeuchi
16:20 - 16:30 Endoscopic trans-frontal sinus trans-lamina terminalis approach to the third ventricle
Sergio Torres-Bayona
16:30 - 16:40 Difficulties and complications in neuroendoscopies. Personal experience
Hamilton Matushita

Hall C
(Floridian F)
15:20-16:40 Breakaway C2: Pediatrics

Chairs:   Victor Fernandez Cornejo, Carlos Brusius

15:20 - 15:30 Prophylactic ETV in the management of transition of care in shunted adolescents with Spina Bifida
Adrian Caceres
15:30 - 15:40 TROPHY registry – a multicenter international approach for better quality of care in neonatal post hemorrhagic hydrocephalus
Ulrich-Wilhelm Thomale
15:40-15:50 Details of Ventricular Neuroendoscopy in children under 1 year old
José Aloysio Costa Val
15:50 – 16:00 Endoscopic aqueductoplasty and aqueductal stenting in children with isolated fourth ventricle
Wolfgang Wagner
16:00 - 16:10 Endoscopic treatment of suprasellar arachnoid cysts in children
Christoph Wiegand
16:10 - 16:20 Computed Tomography (CT) ventriculocysternography after third ventriculostomy (ETV) using intraoperative intraventricular contrast injection in children. Can the success of ETV be predicted?
Jorge W. Bizzi
16:20 - 16:30 The neuro-endoscopic Management of Chiari and Syringomyelia: does it make a difference?
Guirish Solanki
16:30 - 16:40 Neuroendoscopic management of germ cell tumors
Wan Tew Seow

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 16:40-17:30 Breakaway A3: Flash Presentations

Chairs: Eduardo Juca, Benedetta Pettorini

16:40 - 16:45 Endoscopic hands-on workshops at low income countries; Challenges and Gains
Ahmed Maamoun Ashour
16:45 - 16:50 Impact of flexible neuroendoscopy in children
Felipe Chavelas Ochoa
16:50 - 16:55 The Organization of a national workshop in ventricular endoscopy
Esperanza Arcas Navarrete
16:55 - 17:00 Intracranial midline cyst fenestration
Alya Hasan
17:00 - 17:05 Role of Endoscopic third Ventriculostomy in Tuberculous meningitis with hydrocephalus
Kashif Sultan
17:05 - 17:10 Preoperative and intraoperative characteristics in hydrocephalus patient that related with the success of endoscopic third ventriculostomy
Mirna Sobana

Hall B
(Floridian A)
 16:40-17:30 Breakaway B3: Flash Presentations

Chairs: Doo-Sik Kong, Sergio Valenzuela
16:40 - 16:45 Complications in ETV
Antônio Rosa Bellas
16:45 - 16:50 Comparison of microscopic and endoscopic view of the internal auditory canal – A cadaveric study
Guilherme Montibeller
16:50 - 16:55 Post-operative pituitary apoplexy
Jason Chow
16:55 - 17:00 Updates in the Management of Colloid Cysts
Ahmed Zohdi
17:00 - 17:05 Pituitary Adenoma Mimics: Lesions not to Misdiagnose
Eugene Yu
17:05 - 17:10 Can we predict early ETV failure? The role of ultra-early postoperative MRI in predicting early ETV failure
Suhas Udayakumaran
17:10 - 17:15 Complications on Neuroendoscopy - What have we learned?
Exequiel P. Verdier

Hall C
(Floridian F)
 16:40-17:30 Breakaway C3: Flash Presentations

Chairs: Chandrashekhar Deopujari, Americo Santos

16:40 - 16:45 Comparative anatomic and clinical therapeutic study of two kinds of neuroendoscopic transsphenoidal approach for pituitary adenoma
Yuping Peng
16:45 - 16:50 Transnasal transsphenoidal pituitary adenoma resection-less is more
Anhua Wu
16:50 - 16:55 Flexible endoscopic removal of neurocysticercosis in cisterna magna and lateral ventricle through the frontal cranial bore
Qing Xiao
16:55 - 17:00 The surgical treatment of invasive pituitary adenomas involving cavernous sinus
Yazhuo Zhang
17:00 - 17:05 Pure endoscopic surgery for pineal region and third ventriclualr tumors
Xiaobiao Zhang
17:05 - 17:10 Considering Anatomical Variations and Abnormalities in Myelomeningocele-Associated Hydrocephalus Cases in ETV Procedure
Volkan Etus
17:10 - 17:15 IFNE guidelines for Cranial Neuroendoscopy
NK Venkataramana
17:15 - 17:20 Endoscopic management of Intraventricular neurocysticercosis: Technique and challenges
Arivazhagan Arimappamagan

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 07:15-08:00 Early Risers - 3D Neuroanatomy session

Chairs: Albert Sufianov, Irene Monjas Canovas

3D Cavernous Sinus Anatomy for Endoscopic Surgery of Knosp High-Grade Adenomas
Stefan Wolfsberger

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 08:00-10:00 Plenary Session II: Hydrocephalus and intraventricular endoscopy

Chairs: George Jallo, Wolfgang Wagner, Hamilton Matushita

08:00 - 08:10 Endoscopic Treatment for Intraventricular Hemorrhages and associated hydrocephalus
Javier Eduardo Alinez
08:10 - 08:20 Controversies in the Management of Colloid Cysts: Endoscopic versus Microsurgical Techniques Excision
Hemant Bhartiya
08:20 - 08:30 Endoscopic treatment of intraventricular infections
Tenoch Herrada-Pineda
08:30 - 08:40 Endoscopic treatment of intraventricular tumors
Albert Sufianov
08:40 - 08:50 Aqueduct stenting: an aid to ETV in congenital hydrocephalus
Krishan Bansal
08:50 - 09:00 Current indications for ETV in children
Abhaya Kulkarni
09:00 - 09:10 Robotic assist Neuroendoscopic treatment for Hydrocephalus: surgical technique and experiences
Peng Zhao
09:10 - 09:20 Endoscopic aquedoctoplasty and stenting: A 20 -year- single-Institution experience
Alessia Imperato
09:20 - 09:30 ETV in the management of shunt malfunction
Suresh Sankhla
09:30 - 09:40 Use of endoscopy in children
Benedetta Pettorini
09:40 - 09:50 Complications of Intraventricular endoscopic surgery
Zulma Tovar-Spinoza
09:50 - 10:00 Developing a simulator for ventricular endoscopy
Chandrashekhar Deopujari

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
10:00-10:30 Honored Guest Lecture: Skull Base

Chairs: Zachary Litvack, Daniel Prevedello

The evolution of endoscopic skull base surgery- current indications and limitations
Fred Gentili
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 11:00-11:30 Introduction of IFNE President
Christian Sainte-Rose, France

Presidential Address
Giuseppe Cinalli, Italy

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 11:30-12:00 IFNE Awards Ceremony

Chairs: Henry Schroeder, Giuseppe Cinalli, Joachim Oertel, Samer Elbabaa

Innovator in Neuroendoscopy
Philippe Decq, France

Exceptional contribution to International Training in Neuroendoscopy Award
Benjamin Warf, USA

Neuroendoscopy Mentorship Award
Christian Sainte-Rose, France

Top Abstract Certificates
Mohamed Elhawary, Egypt
Cheick Ahmed Komara, Algeria
Jacod Lepard, USA

Introduction of IFNE 2021 Congress, Singapore
Wan Tew Seow
12:00-13:00 Lunch Break & IFNE General Assembly

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 13:00-15:00 Breakaway A4: Pediatrics (Ventricular & Craniofacial)

Chairs: Samer Elbabaa, Suresh Sankhla, Graciela Zuccaro

13:00 - 13:20 Keynote speaker: The current state of pediatric neuro-oncology: We will make it better
Amy A. Smith
13:20 - 13:30 Resection of intraventricular tumors in patients with small ventricles
George Jallo
13:30 - 13:40 Removal of intra ventricular tumors by endoscopic Cavitron
Alessia Imperato
13:40 - 13:50 Transnasal and Neuroendoscopic Approaches to Pediatric Craniopharyngioma: Minimizing the need for Intracystic Catheters and CSF shunting
Todd Hankinson
13:50 - 14:00 Skull Base endoscopy in children: advantages and disadvantages
Graciela Zuccaro
14:00 - 14:20 Keynote speaker: Cranial Remodeling in Craniosynostosis: Conventional Cranial Vault Reconstruction Vs Endoscopically Assisted Techniques
Ramon Ruiz
14:20 - 14:30 Endoscopic techniques for the treatment of craniosynostosis
Mark Proctor
14:30 - 14:40 Endoscopic Management of Craniosynostosis
Hans Delye
14:40 - 14:50 Endoscopic surgery for craniosynostosis: Surgical and post-surgical modifications
Edward Ahn

Hall B
(Floridian A)
 13:00-15:00 Breakaway B4: Skull Base (Expanded approaches and indications - Tips and how we do it)

Chairs: Fred Gentili, Anand V. Germanwala

13:00 - 13:10 The role of endoscopy for Anterior skull base meningiomas
Daniel M. Prevedello
13:10 - 13:20 Endoscopic endonasal anterior skull base surgery for the removal of space occupying lesions
Tariq Salahuddin
13:20 - 13:30 Endoscope-Assisted Microneurosurgery for Intracranial Aneurysms: Operative Technique, Reliability, and Feasibility Based on a 17 Years’ Experience
Sabino Luzzi
13:30 - 13:40 Endoscopic endonasal approaches to clivus and anterior foramen magnum: anatomical basis and clinical implications
Necmettin Tanriover
13:40 - 13:50 Endoscopic transoral and transnasal approaches to the Craniovertebral Junction. Myth and truth
Massimiliano Visocchi
13:50 - 14:00 Endoscopic extended endonasal approach for the craniopharyngioma resection: surgical techniques and endocrine results
Yongfei Wang
14:00 - 14:10 Endoscopic endonasal extended approach for craniopharyngiomas: the Naples experience
Domenico Solari
14:10 - 14:20 Combined endoscopic approach to craniophayngioma
Vikram Karmarkar
14:20 - 14:30 Anatomy of the sellar region (with the interperiostodural concept and its help for the neurosurgeon)
François Lechanoine
14:30 - 14:40 Endoscopic endonasal approach and endoscopic supraorbital keyhole approach to the sellar tubercle region—alternative or combinatory approaches
Chiyuan Ma
14:40 - 14:50 Endoscopic endonasal approach for ventral brainstem lesions – A cautionary tale
Harminder Singh

Hall C
(Floridian F)
 13:00-15:00 Breakaway C4: Spine I: (CVJ, cervical and thoracic)

Chairs: Joachim Oertel, Erwin M.J. Cornips

13:00 - 13:10 Transforaminal lumbar discectomy
Richard Fessler
13:10 - 13:20 The Role of Flexible Neuroendoscopy in Spinal Neurocysticercosis
Jaime Torres Corzo
13:20 - 13:30 Robotic versus Freehand Endoscopic Navigation for Thoracolumbar Spine Surgery
David Rosen
13:30 - 13:40 Thoracosocpic surgery for symptomatic thoracic disc herniations
Erwin M.J. Cornips
13:40 - 13:50 The combination of endoscopic outside in and inside out technique in thoracic disc herniation. Technical aspects and clinical results
Andrea Schomaker
13:50 - 14:00 Endoscopic odontoidectomy and posterior fixation: historical perspective and description of surgical technique
David Mato
14:10 - 14:20 Endoscopic surgery of monosegmental unilateral lumbar recess stenosis. Is decompression and partial discectomy advantageous over decompression alone? A report of 66 consecutive patients
Benedikt Burkhardt
14:20 - 14:30 Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Evaluation of endoscopic-assisted decompression versus simple decompression
Dörthe Keiner
14:30 - 14:40 Posterior Percutaneous endoscopic cervical discectomy: a preliminary experience
Qing Wang
14:40 - 14:50 360-degree endoscopic surgical anatomy and approaches to the cranio cervical junction
Nabeel S. Alshafai
14:50 - 15:00 Percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy combined with Autologous Conditioned Plasma for the treatment of lumbar disc herniation
En Song
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 15:30-16:50 Focus session - "Honoring Prof. Grotenhuis"

Chair: Andre Grotenhuis
15:30 - 15:40 Neuroendoscopy: Current and Future Role in Craniopharyngioma
Fred Gentili
15:40 - 15:50 Andre GrotenhuiSCOPE: from minimally invasive to maximally effective neurosurgery
Philippe Decq
15:50 - 16:00 Men-machines-technology-vision
Spyros Sgouros
16:00 - 16:10 Neuro-endoscopy and paediatric Brain tumours
Shlomi Constantini
16:10 - 16:20 Prof. Andre Grotenhuis, a pioneer of modern neuroendoscopy
Carlos Gagliardi
16:20 - 16:30 Neuroendoscopy: Past, present, future
Giuseppe Cinalli
16:30 - 16:40 The EndoMaster
Henry Schroeder
16:40 - 16:50 Neuroendoscopy: Past, present, future
Joachim Oertel

Hall B
(Floridian A)
 15:30-16:50 Breakaway B5: Skullbase (Endonasal endoscopic approach)

Chairs: Ali Ayyad, Melvin Field

15:30 - 15:40 Extended endoscopic endonasal approaches to clivus chordomas & chondrosarcomas
Savas Ceylan
15:40 - 15:50 Pediatric endonasal endoscopy
Chandrashekhar Deopujari
15:50 - 16:00 Expanded endonasal approaches to skull base and craniocervical junction lesions
Mohamed Samy Elhammady
16:00 - 16:10 Long term recurrence rates for endoscopic endonasal pituitary tumor surgery
Melvin Field
16:10 - 16:20 Endoscopic Endonasal Resection of Skull Base Encephaloceles: the Loyola Experience
Anand V. Germanwala
16:20 - 16:30 Endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery in pediatric patients
Gokmen Kahilogullari
16:30 - 16:40 Clinical outcomes of endoscopic endonasal surgery of sellar-suprasellar Lesions in A Community Hospital
Mohamed Soliman
16:40 - 16:50 Endoscopic endonasal approach for craniopharyngiomas: operative pearls and limitations
James K. Liu
16:50 - 17:00 Encyclopedia of Neuroendoscopic Procedures
Spyros Sgouros
17:00 - 17:10 Endoscopic endonasal approaches to the orbit and orbital apex
Pablo Recinos
17:10 - 17:20 Transnasal endoscopic surgical approaches to the clivus lesions
Carlos Clara

Hall C
(Floridian F)
15:30-16:50 Breakaway C5: Spine II: (Lumbar and complex)

Chairs: David Rosen, Juan Nieto Navarro

15:30 - 15:40 iMAS (intervertebral Micro Access Surgery):  A basis for endoscopic 360-degree reconstruction strategies of the lumbosacral spine
Robert L. Masson
15:40 - 15:50 Minimally invasive Full-Endoscopic spine surgery assisted by Neuronavigation system in Hybrid operation room
Yasushi Shin
15:50 - 16:00 Our development of lumbar endoscopic surgery
Wesley Alaba
16:00 - 16:10 Anatomical 3D study of intervertebral lumbar foramen from classic paraspinal sacrospinalis-splitting to posterolateral endoscopic approach 
Juan Nieto Navarro
16:10 - 16:20 Endospine- Destandau's technique - Lumbar canal stenosis
Shrinivas Rohidas
16:20 - 16:30 Posterior percutaneous endoscopic cervical discectomy: A preliminary experience
Qing Wang
16:30 - 16:40 Endoscopic endonasal approach for craniocervical junction
Juan Barges-Coll
16:40 - 16:50 Endoscopic Decompression for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Satnam Singh Chhabra

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 16:50-17:30 Flash Presentations

Chairs: Mark Proctor, Exequiel Verdier

16:50 - 16:55 Neuronavigation guided endoscopic treatment of suprasellar arachnoid cyst without venriculomegaly
Goksin Sengul
16:55 - 17:00 ShuntScope in children
Anna Prajsnar-Borak
17:00 - 17:05 The novel endoscopic approaches to the atrium of lateral ventricle: primary techniques and surgical results
Tao Xie
17:05 - 17:10 Protection of normal pituitary during endoscopic surgery for pituitary adenoma
Weiping Liu
17:10 - 17:15 Surgical learning curve in endoscopic treatment of craniosynostosis
Ricardo Gomez Espinosa
17:15 - 17:20 Bromocriptine and cabergoline induces cell death in prolactinoma cells via the ERK/EGR1 and AKT/mTOR pathway respectively
Chao Tang
17:20 - 17:25 Learning curve of neuroendoscopic surgery for growth hormone pituitary adenomas
Chunlong Zhong

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
07:15-08:00 Early Risers - 3D Neuroanatomy session

Chairs: Mahmoud Messerer, Ramez Kirollos

3D Endonasal anatomy of the skull base
Javier Abarca Olivas

3D skull base anatomy (the nose as a corridor to the anterior/middle/posterior cranial fossa)
Irene Monjas Canovas

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 08:00-10:00 Plenary Session III: Intracranial

Chairs:  James K. Liu, Greg Olavarria, Marcelo Budke

08:00 - 08:10 Endoscopic assisted microsurgery for management of anterior skull base lesions
Ali Ayyad
08:10 - 08:20 Craniopharyngiomas' surgery: different perspectives according to age
Davide Locatelli
08:20 - 08:30 Endoscopic Approaches for Median and Para-median Tumors
Mahmoud Messerer
08:30 - 08:40 Endoscopy in cerebello-pontine angle lesions: feasibility and technical considerations
Dimitrios Paraskevopoulos
08:40 - 08:50 Endoscopic Management of Clival/Petroclival Malignancies
Shaan M Raza
08:50 - 09:00 Endoscopic pituitary surgery
Marcelo Volpon Santos
09:00 - 09:10 Surgical innovation of endoscopic transsphenoidal removal of pituitary tumors
Kosaku Amano
09:10 - 09:20 Endoscopic transchoroid approach to the third ventricle: case series
Bassel Zebian
09:20 - 09:30 Experience in the management of endoscopy in skull base surgery in a pediatric hospital in Mexico
Germán Ballesteros
09:30 - 09:40 Utilization of neuro-endoscopy in complex pediatric hydrocephalus
Eylem Öcal
09:40 - 09:50 Endoscopic management of intraventricular cysts
Adriano Keijiro Maeda
09:50 - 10:00 Navigation guidance and robotics for ventricular endoscopy
Stefan Wolfsberger

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 10:00-10:30 Honored Guest Lecture: Spine

Chair: Joachim Oertel, Robert Masson

Does the preponderance of evidence favor MIS/endoscopic surgery?
Richard Fessler
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
11:00-13:00 Plenary Session IV: Intracranial

Chairs: Edward Ahn, Hans Delye, Sabino Luzzi

11:00 - 11:10 Endoscopic management of complex hydrocephalus
Greg Olavarria
11:10 - 11:20 Neuroendoscopy approach to treatment of third ventricular tumors
James K.C. Liu
11:20 - 11:30 Surgical management of supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhages: endoscopic versus open surgery
Eyüp Bayatli
11:30 - 11:40 Neuroendoscopy in children under one year of age - does it make sense?   
Petr Vacek
11:40 - 11:50 Quality of life and olfactory function after suprasellar craniopharyngioma surgery – a single center experience comparing transcranial and endoscopic endonasal approaches
Sascha Marx
11:50 - 12:00 Endoscopy in Pediatric neurosurgery - Tumors
Lance Governale
12:00 - 12:10 Neuroendoscopic Intraventricular surgery in children with small ventricles using frameless navigation system
Marcelo Budke
12:10 - 12:20 The challenge of cystic Craniopharyngioma treatment in children
Roberto Jaimovich
12:20 - 12:30 Endoscopic approach to ventricular and paraventricular tumors
Roberto Alexandre Dezena
12:30 - 12:40 Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in posterior fossa tumors
Carlos Roberto Massella junior
12:40 - 12:50 Surgical strategy for craniopharyngiomas by hybrid surgery using endoscope and microscope
Hidehiro Oka
12:50 - 13:00 The internal helmet technique: A minimally invasive technique for correction of Sagittal synostosis
Khaled Aly

Hall B
(Floridian A) 

 11:00-13:00 Breakaway B6: Technology and Innovation

Chairs: Davide Locatelli, Domenico Solari

11:00 - 11:10 Technical Innovations in Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery for Chordomas, Chondrosarcomas, and Petroclival Meningiomas
Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda
11:10 - 11:20 Applied imaging anatomical studies on the floor of third ventricle, foramen of Monro and Sylvian aqueduct with relevance to neuroendoscopy
Ramez Kirollos
11:20 - 11:30 Use of laser in neuroendoscopy
Christian Diniz
11:30 - 11:40 Confocal Neuroendoscopy for brain tumors 
Alvaro Cordoba
11:40 - 11:50 Training in neuroendoscopy: recent advances
Cristiano Gragnaniello
11:50 - 12:00 Fluorescent Guided Surgery using Near Infrared Fluorophores
 John Y.K. Lee
12:00 - 12:10 How to achieve the essential neurosurgical skills using low-cost models
Beatriz Mantese
12:10 - 12:20 Robotic assistance in cranial endoscopy – analytical experience of 28 cases 
Ayyadurai Retnathankom
12:20 - 12:30 3D stereoscopic neuroanatomy for training in neurosurgery
Victor Fernandez Cornejo
12:30 - 12:40 Robot, Endoscope, Microscope, Neuronavigation. A proposal to combine these four pillars of surgery together
Rafael Garcia de Sola
12:40 - 12:50 Application of laser in ventricular neuroendoscopy
Piero Andrea Oppido
12:50 – 13:00 Realistic Simulation in Neuroendoscopy Training
Nelci Zanon

Hall C
(Floridian F)
 11:00-13:00 Breakaway C6: Skull Base Surgery

Chairs: Mohamed Samy Elhammady, Omar Arnaout
11:00 - 11:10 Surgical nuances for removal of olfactory groove meningiomas using the endoscopic transcribriform approach
James K. Liu
11:10 - 11:20 Classification based on cavernous sinus dura ligament of invasive pituitary adenoma and its surgical strategies
Meiqing Lou
11:20 - 11:30 Endoscopic endonasal resection of tuberculum sella meningiomas - case selection and technical nuances
Hermes Garcia
11:30 - 11:40 Endoscopic surgery for leisons in Meckel's cave
Fan Hu
11:40 - 11:50 3D technology in skull base training
Javier Abarca Olivas
11:50 - 12:00 Changing scenario in the management of Meckel's cave schwannoma
Suresh Nair
12:00 - 12:10 Complications in endonasal craniopharyngioma and TBS meningioma surgery
Roman Bosnjak
12:10 - 12:20 Endoscopic endonasal craniofacial surgery for skull base tumors involving the pterygopalatine fossa, the infratemporal fossa, the orbit, and the paranasal sinus
Masahiro Shin
12:20 - 12:30 The usefulness of ultrasonic surgical aspirator in endoscopic skull base surgery. An important tool when dealing with fibrous anterior skull base meningiomas
Danilo Silva
12:30 - 12:40 Comparative study of complications after primary and revision transsphenoidal endoscopic surgeries
Alexandre Giannetti
12:40 - 12:50 Extended endoscopic endonasal approach for recurrent or residual symptomatic craniopharyngiomas
Bin Tang
12:50 - 13:00 Endoscopy DIY: Is it possible to create a "low cost" model?
Ivan Verdu-Martinez
Lunch Break

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
 14:00-15:30 Breakaway A6: Intracranial (Endoscopic intraventricular surgery)

Chairs: Saad Hamdan Abdullah, Roberto Alexandre Dezena

14:00 - 14:10 Dandy-walker syndrome; ETV experience in Jordan
Saad Hamdan Abdullah
14:10 - 14:20 Factors affecting surgical outcome of Endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery in prolactinoma
Mohamed Elhawary
14:20 - 14:30 Endoscopic evacuation of intracerebral hematoma using a syringe as a working channel Jerson
Flores Castillo
14:30 - 14: 40 The use of endoscopy in the management of ventricular infection
Victor Magumbeze
14:40 - 14:50 Full-Endoscopic micro-vascular decompression for TN and HFS
Jian Chen
14:50 - 15:00 Predictive factors of hemorrhagic complications in neuroendoscopic intraventricular tumor biopsy
Taiki Setoguchi
15:00 - 15:10 Endoscopic Assisted Transcallosal Approach for Intraventricular Tumors
Jorge Angel Arguen
15:10 - 15:20 Purely endoscopic resection of tumors in pineal region and posterior third ventricle using infratentorial supracerebellar approach
Ye Gu
15:20 - 15:30 Endoscopic fenestration of symptomatic thoracic spinal arachnoid cysts  
Bassel Zebian

Hall A
(Floridian DE)
15:30-16:00 Closing Remarks