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3rd Biennial Conference on Brain Injury in Children | July 9-11, 2013 | Toronto, Canada

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Agenda

Tuesday July 9, 2013 – Day 1

Pre- and Peri-natal Brain Injury

Kernicterus: Medical & Legal Aspects

08:00 am

Introduction
Steven Miller, MDCM FRCPC Head, Division of Neurology, Staff Neonatologist, SickKids; Senior Scientist, Neurosciences & Mental Health, Research Institute; Professor of Paediatrics, University of Toronto; Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation Chair, Paediatric Neuroscience; Toronto, Canada

08:15 am

Keynote Lecture: Kernicterus In The Western World, Not Gone But Often Forgotten
M. Jeffrey Maisels MD, DSc Chair Emeritus and Professor, Director, Academic Affairs, Department of Pediatrics, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

09:00 am

Kernicterus in the Premature Infant
Vinod K. Bhutani, MD, FAAP  Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology); Stanford University School of Medicine; Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital; California,USA

09:45 am

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of Kernicterus and Bilirubin-Induced Neurological Dysfunction (BIND)
Susan Blaser, MD FRCP(C) Neuroradiologist, Diagnostic Imaging, SickKids; Associate Professor, Medical Imaging, University of Toronto; Toronto, Canada

10:15 am

Break

10:45 am


























12:00 pm

Medical Legal Round Table
Facilitated by The Honourable Mr. Justice Colin L. Campbell

Discussants include:

Mr. William Carter Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais, Toronto, Canada

Mr. Tom Curry Partner, Lenczner Slaght, Toronto, Canada

Randy Zettle, MD, Associate Lawyer, Health Law Group, Borden Ladner Gervais, Toronto, Canada

Mr. Peter Hagen Soloway Wright, Toronto Canada

M. Jeffrey Maisels MD, DSc Professor and Chair Emeritus, Director, Academic Affairs, Department of Pediatrics, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Vinod K. Bhutani, MD Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology), The Lucile Slater Packard Children’s Hospital; Stanford School of Medicine; Palo Alto, USA

Susan Blaser, MD FRCP(C) Neuroradiologist, Diagnostic Imaging, SickKids; Associate Professor, Medical Imaging, University of Toronto; Toronto, Canada

Kernicterus: Overview of the Canadian Experience
Michael Sgro, MD FRCPC Chief of Pediatrics & Director of Research, Department of Pediatrics, St. Michael's Hospital; Assistant Professor, University of Toronto;Toronto, Canada

12:20 pm

Lunch


Neonatal Brain Injury

01:30 pm

Keynote Lecture: What’s New in Neuroprotection: Cocktails on Ice
Donna Ferriero, MD MS W.H. And Marie Wattis Distinguished Chair of Pediatrics, Physician-in-Chief UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

02:25 pm

State of the Art Neonatal Neuromonitoring
Cecil D. Hahn, MD, FRCPC Paediatric Neurologist, Division of Neurology, Dept. of Paediatrics, and Associate Scientist, SickKids, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada

02:50 pm

Identifying Treatable metabolic Causes of Neonatal Seizures
Saadet Mahmutoglu, MD FCCMG  Biochemical Geneticist, Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, SickKids, Toronto, Canada

03:15 pm

Break

03:45 pm

Preterm Cerebellar Injury: New Targets for Improving Outcome
Emily W.Y. Tam, MDCM, MAS, FRCPC
Staff Neurologist and Associate Scientist, SickKids, Toronto, Canada

04:10 pm

Keynote Lecture: Redefining the Sequelae of Cerebral injury in the Preterm Infant: A Spectrum of Cellular Dysmaturation in Gray and White Matter
Stephen A. Back, MD PhD Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, Oregon Health & Science University; Clyde and Elda Munson Professor of Pediatric Research; Director, Neuroscience Section, Pape Family Pediatric Research Institute, Portland, USA

05:00 pm

Adjourn

6:00-9:00pm

Cocktail Welcome Reception