Advanced Neuroimaging Course 2013

  1. The course was organised by REF in collaboration with Viyaja Diagnostics, Hyderabad.
  2. This was a clinico-radiological course in Basic and Advanced Neuroimaging intended for Radiologists, Neurophysicians and Neurosurgeons.
  3. The course was held at Hotel Greenpark, Hyderabad on 12-13 April, 2013
  4. The registration fee was Rs. 3000 for consultants and Rs. 2500 for residents.
  5. Spot registrations were accepted.
  6. A list of confirmed registration was put up regularly.


    Day 1 – 12 Apr 2013    
TOPIC Speaker START TIME End Time Duration
The Basic & Application   9.00am 11.00am 2 hrs
Diffusion imaging Ravi Varma 9.00am 9.20am
20 mins
Perfusion imaging Bejoy 9.20am 9.40am 20 mins
MRS Raghvendra 9.40am 10.00am 20 mins
Susceptibilty weighted imaging Bejoy 10.00am 10.20am 20 mins
fMRI Meher 10.20am 10.40am 20 mins
DTI Bejoy 10.40am 11.00am 20 mins
Coffee Break 11.00am 11.15am 15 mins
Epilesy Imaging 11.15am 1.15pm 2 hrs
Epilepsy imaging – what the neurologist wants to know from the radiologist Sitajaylakshmi 11.15am 11.35am 20 mins
MRI in epilepsy (incl HS and FCD) Meher Ursekar 11.35am 12.20pm 45 mins
Nuclear imaging in epilepsy Kavitha 12.20pm 12.40pm 20 mins
Epilepsy imaging – the neurosurgeon’s perspective Manas Panigrahi 12.40pm 1.00pm 20 mins
LUNCH   1.00pm 2.00pm 1hrs
Tumor Imaging and Brain Infections   2.00pm 4.00pm 2hrs
All you wanted to know – Basics to advanced Bejoy 2.00pm 3.00pm 60 mins
Brain infections Meher Ursekar 3.00pm 4.00pm 60 mins
Coffee Break   4.00pm 4.15pm 15 mins
Imaging in hypoxic brain injury- from birth to adulthood Bejoy 4.15pm 4.45pm
30 mins
Case Based Review Bejoy 4.45pm 5.30pm 45 mins


    Day 2 – 13 Apr 2013    
TOPIC Speaker START TIME End Time Duration
MRI of the normal infant brain- term to 2 years Meher 8.30am 9.00am 30 mins
Child with development delay – what the neurologist wants to know from the radiologist Lokesh Lingappa 9.00am 9.20am 20 mins
Imaging a child with developmental delay Meher 9.20am 9.50am 30 mins
Metabolic Brain disease – common imaging patterns Bejoy 9.50am 10.30am 40 mins
Coffee Break   10.30am 10.30am 20 mins
Stroke Imaging   10.50am 12.50pm 2 hr
Issues in imaging and management of acute ischemic stroke Rajesh Reddy 10.50am 11.10am 20 mins
Imaging in acute ischemic stroke Bejoy 11.10am 11.40am 30 mins
Imaging intracerebral hemorrhage Ravi Varma 11.40am 12.00pm 20 mins
Interventions in acute stroke Ravi Varma 12.00pm 12.30pm 30 mins
Lunch   12.30pm 1.30pm 1hr
Dementia Imaging   1.30pm 2.50pm 1hr 20 mins
The dementic patient – what am I looking for? Sudhir Kumar 1.30pm 1.45pm 15 mins
Normal aging brain Meher 1.45pm 2.00pm 15 mins
MR imaging in dementia Meher 2.00pm 2.30pm 30 mins
Nuclear imaging in dementia Kavitha 2.30pm 2.50pm 20 mins
Coffee Break   2.50pm 3.10pm 20 mins
Peripheral Nerve Imaging   3.10pm 4.30pm 1hr 20 mins
Peripheral Nerve Imaging-brief overview Meena A K 3.10pm 3.30pm 20 mins
USG in peripheral nerve disorders Lokesh (Nellore) 3.30pm 4.00pm 30 mins
MR neurography VSV Rammohan 4.00pm 4.30pm 30 mins