08:00-17:30, Thursday, February 28, 2019

  • Update on Pre-Thrombectomy Imaging
  • Update of Thrombolysis in Acute Stroke IV and IA
  • Thrombectomy Devices and Techniques
  • Angioplasty and Stenting Guidelines for Extracranial Stenosis
  • Intracranial Stenosis: Work-up and Management
  • Endovascular Management of Intracranial Sinus Thrombosis
  • Post Thrombectomy ICU Management
  • Management of Tandem Lesions & Persistent IC Stenosis in Acute Stroke
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy: Tips and Tricks
  • Stroke Setup and Economy
  • National Stroke Network and Management in France Mobile Stroke Units, Drive & Retrieve, Drip & Ship or Mothership: Different Models of Stroke Care
  • Acute Stroke Care in North America, KSA, UAE, Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan

08:00-17:00, Friday, March 1, 2019

  • Recent Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment of Brain Aneurysms
  • Guidelines for Treatment of Unruptured Cerebral Aneurysms: Do We Treat Too Much Today?
  • Review on Treatment of Wide Neck Bifurcation
    Aneurysms: Flow Disruptors, Flow Diverters and
  • Update of Open Surgical Techniques and Outcome
  • Update of New Antiplatelets, Anticoagulants in Neurointerventional Procedures
  • Stenting and Flow Diverters for Treating Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysms
  • Intra Saccular Flow Disruptor in Case of Ruptured, Unruptured and Recanalised Intra-Cranial Aneurysms
  • Sizing Software for PED: Sizing Does Matter!
  • Stenting Design, Concepts and Technical Characteristics
  • Publication and Research: Overview on Scientific Journals, Types of Research, Registers and Studies
  • Imaging and Endovascular Management of Brain and Spinal AVM and AVF
  • Recommendations for the Management of BAVM
  • Update of Classification and Management of BAVF
  • Spinal Vascular Malformations, Embryology, Anatomy and Dangerous Anastomoses
  • Advanced Imaging in Spinal Vascular Malformations
  • Update Management of Complicated and Complication in AVM and AVF: Cases


  • Identify the appropriate imaging and clinical criteria to optimize outcome of endovascular therapy for acute stroke
  • Identify management of challenging situations and complications of endovascular therapy of stroke
  • Recognize the proper use and pitfalls of new technology in brain aneurysm treatments
  • Explore how to manage high-risk AVM anatomy and which brain AVM should be treated with embolization
  • Recognize innovative ways to tackle difficult head and neck tumor embolization, complex DAVF & percutaneous treatments of spontaneous intracranial hypotension
  • Explore solutions for challenges facing the neurovascular treatments in the Middle East


K. Kurdi (KSA)
M. Mawad (Lebanon)
A. Alhazzani (KSA)
P. Machi (France)
A. El Bassiouny (Egypt)
F. Al Shareef (KSA)
H. Al Jehani (KSA)
N. Sourour (France)
F. Al Senani (KSA)
M. Aggour (France)
J. Fiehler (Germany)
V. Mendes-Pereira (Canada)
J. Al Koteesh (UAE)
F. Aladham (Jordan)
A. El Serwi (Egypt)
M. Martínez-Galdámez (Spain)

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