Scientific Program

Pre-Congress Instructional Courses (Half Day)

Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4
02 March 2017
13:30-14:30 Instructional Course 1
Clinical utility and interpretation of the VHIT
Laurent Tardivet
Instructional Course 2
VEMPs
Anne-Sophie Vinck
Instructional Course 3
Computerized dynamic visual acuity in vestibular disorders
Anirban Biswas
14:30-15:30 Instructional Course 4
Management of PLF
Arnaud Deveze
Instructional Course 5
Vestibular compensation
Michel Lacour
Instructional Course 6
Vestibular Rehabilitation
Maxim Zamergrad
Coffee Break
16:00-17:00 Instructional Course 7
Dizziness in the elderly
Achal Gulati
Instructional Course 8
Third window syndrome: Superior semicircular canal dehiscence and other third windows of the inner ear
Ashley Wackym
Instructional Course 9
“Small Vessel disease” as a cause of
Neurotologic Manifestation
Augusto Casani
17:00-18:00 Instructional Course 10
Hydropic Ear Disease: Menière and friends
Robert Gurkov
Instructional Course 11
Instructional Course 12
 

VAI Scientific Program

 

03 March 2017
08:00-09:00 How I Do It 1
Vestibular disorders of children
Sergio Carmona
How I Do It 2
Clinical evaluation of nystagmus (associate with peripheral or central vestibular disorders, and cerebellar disorders)
Henryk Kaźmierczak
How I Do It 3
Post traumatic hypermobile stapes syndrome
Arun Gadre
How I Do It 7
09:00-10:30 Plenary 1
New tools of vestibular diagnosis: How they contribute
Chair: Alok Majumder
Moderator: Toshihisa Murofushi
Panelists: Soumit Dasgupta, F. Necdet Ardıç, Kamran Barin, Ricardo Caballos
Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Chair: Deepak Arjundas

VAI Invited Lecture 1
Bilateral Meniere’s Disease: Is it autoimmune?
Speaker: Antonio Lopez Escamez

VAI Round Table 1
Vestibular consequences of CI
Moderator: William Gibson
Panelists: Armagan Incesulu, Marc Bassim, Carlos Cenjor, Constantino Morera

Chair: Bhavana Sharma

VAI Invited Lecture 2
Implantable vestibular prostheses
Speaker: Herman Kingma

VAI Debate 1
Small Vestibular VS –
Treatment Modalities
Moderator: Ilmari Pyykko
Arguers: Arnaud Deveze – Francois Caces – Robert Gurkov – Narayanan Prepagaran

Short Reports 1-6
Chair:
Bhaskar Ghosh
1. Sylvette Wiener Vacher – VHIT in young Children at the session on VHIT
2. Alice Huarte – Cochlear Implantation in Meniere disease patients.
3. Soumit Dasgupta – Vestibular quantification in dilated vestibular aqueducts
4. Sudhir Kothari  – Central Vertigo
5. Toshihisa Murofushi – Does intermittent pressure therapy using TMM device reduce endolymphatic hydrops in Meniere’s disease? Study by cVEMP tuning property test
6. Jeremy Hornibrook – What are the true symptoms of chronic perilymph fistula?
Free Papers 1-10
Chair:
Rajesh Kumar
Lunch
14:00-15:30 VAI Round Table 2
Chronic recurrent vestibulopathy
Chair: Sinasi Yalcin
Moderator: Nuri Ozgirgin
Panelists: Saba Battelino, Badr el Mostafa, Nazim Korkut, Ronen Perez, Susan L. Whitney
VAI Debate 2
Cervicogenic dizziness: Fact or Fiction?
Chair: N. Ramakrishnan
Moderator: Mete Kiroglu
Arguers: Ibrahim Hizalan – Mans Magnusson – Kamran Barin – Alexey Danilov
Chair: Apporva Purniak
NES Invited Lecture 1
Speaker:
Carlos Oliviera

NES Invited Lecture 2
Speaker:
Michael Kersebaum

 VAI Round Table 5
A resume of EAONO Working Group of Consensus Studies on Vertigo
Chair: A. V.  Ramesh
Moderator: Jacques Magnan
Panelists: Marco Mandala, Enis Alpin Güneri, Michel Lacour, Soumit Dasgupta Nuri Ozgirgin, Antonio Lopez Escamez
Tea Break
16:00-17:00 Chair: Renuka Bradoo

VAI Invited Lecture 3
Perspectives in pharmacotherapy of vestibular disorders
Michael Strupp

VAI Invited Lecture 4
A resume for EAONO Guidline Studies on Vertigo
Jacques Magnan

Chair: Ashim Desai

VAI Invited Lecture 5
Principles of electrical stimulation in
bilateral vestibular dysfunction
Angel Ramos

VAI Invited Lecture 6
Vestibular consequences of ABI
Mohan Kameswaran

Short Reports 7-9
Chair:
Subhash Kaul
7. Mohan Kameswaran – Launch of Indian Vertigo Registry and KAP study
8. Ilmari  Pyykko – Attacks unconsciousness in connection with Tumarkin attack
9. Nahla Gomaa  – Topic Pending
17:00-18:30 Plenary 2
Modern management of Meniere’s disease
Chair: Orhan Yılmaz
Moderator: Maurizio Barbara
Panelists: Sergey Lilenko, Levent Özluoglu, Anirban Biswas, Issam Saliba, KP Morwani
04 March 2017
08:00-09:00 How I Do It 4
Cochlear implants and Meniere’s disease
Angel Ramos
How I Do It 5
BPPV Treatment
Thomas Richard Vitton
How I Do It 6
Vestibular neurectomy
Jacques Magnan
How I Do It 8
09:00-10:30 Plenary 3
Vestibular migraine
ChairSabari Girish
Moderator: Augusto Casani
Panelists: Nese Celebisoy, Roberto Teggi, Sudhir Kothari, V. Ram Tarak Nath
Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Chair: Mohan Madhusudanan

VAI Invited Lecture 7
Vestibular prehabilitation – When and why
Mans Magnusson

VAI Round Table 3
BPPV Is there a consensus on its treatment?
Moderator: Enis Alpin Guneri
Panelists: Olga Zaytseva, Ludmila Antonenko, Charlotte M. Chiong, Mohamed Fawzy

Chair: Dilip Raghavan

VAI Invited Lecture 8
An update on vestibular rehabilitation
Susan Whitney

VAI Debate 3
Comorbidities in Meniere’s disease
Moderator: Milind Kirtane
Arguers: Uma Petnaik –  Carlos Oliveira – Antonio Lopez Escamez

Short Reports 10-15
Chair:
Satish Chandra
Free Papers 11-20
Chair:
Lakshmi Narshiman
Lunch
14:00-15:30 VAI Round Table 4
Vestibular Rehabilitation
Chair: Ashok Pangarhia
Moderator: Susan L. Whitney
Panelists: Antonio Lopez Escamez, Michel Lacour, Nuri Ozgirgin
VAI Debate 4
Perilymph Fistula
Chair: Himanshu Swami
Moderator: Leonardo Manzari
Arguers: Avi Shupak – Jeremy Hornibrook – Arnaud Deveze – Marco Mandala
Chair: Satish Chandra
NES Invited Lecture 3
Speaker:
Hideaki Sakata

NES Invited Lecture 4
Speaker:
Konstantin Trinus

Tea Break
16:00-17:00 Chair: MD Venkatesh

VAI Invited Lecture 9
Imaging of inner ear and the role of endolymphatic hydrops in assessing Meniere’s disease
Ilmari Pyykko

VAI Invited Lecture 10
Viral aetiology of Meniere’s disease and the lack of an immune response in sufferers
William Gibson

Chair: Mehmet Koyuncu

VAI Invited Lecture 11
A new theory for Meniere’s disease: Detached saccular otoconia
Jeremy Hornibrook

VAI Invited Lecture 12
Topic Pending
Narayanan Prepagaran

Short Reports  16-18
Chair.
Subhash Kaul
17:00-18:30 Plenary 4
Drug Perfusion to the inner ear
Chair: Mehmet Ada
Moderator: Tayfun Kirazli
Panelists: Ossama Hamid, Manuel Manrique, Onur Celik, Satya Murali, Chunfu Dai