Past Activities
Dopamine Transporter Imaging in Neurological Practice

Dopamine Transporter Imaging in Neurological Practice

June 17, 2011
Athens, Greece

Faculty and Workshop Program

Workshop Program

MORNING SESSION
9:00- 9:15 Welcome and introduction
Dr. Georgios Tagaris
9:15- 9:45 The multiple faces of Parkinson's disease (1): Motor and non motor symptoms
Dr. Vladimir Kostic
9:45- 10:15 The multiple faces of Parkinson's disease (2): 2 faces of the same coin apathy/impulse control disorders
Dr. Spyridon Konitsiotis
10:15- 10:45 The multiple faces of Parkinson's disease (3): parkinsonism and dementia
Dr. Pantelis Stathis
10:45- 11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Dopamine Transporter Imaging: Principles, Analysis, and Image Interpretation
Prof. David Brooks
11:30-12:00 Parkinsonian syndromes (PSP, MSA, vascular, post-neuroleptics): is DAT over or under used?
Dr. Christoph Scherfler
12:00-13:00 Interactive video presentation
Panel and Discussion by the audience
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
AFTERNOON SESSION
14:00-14:20 Interest of DTI in odd movement disorders: tremors, posture and gait disorders, psychogenic disorders. When is DAT most useful?
Dr. Georgios Tagaris
14:20-16:30 Small groups workshops: Image interpretation and clinical cases studies
Dr. Georgios Tagaris
Dr. Pantelis Stathis
Dr. Spyridon Konitsiotis


Alternatively, if space is not available, the video session will be in the afternoon
16:30 Closing remarks
Dr. Georgios Tagaris

Course Director

Dr. Georgios A. Tagaris
G. Gennimatas General Hospital
Athens, Greece

Faculty

Dr. Vladimir Kostic
Institute of Neurology CCS
Belgrade, Serbia

Dr. Pantelis Stathis
G. Gennimatas General Hospital
Athens, Greece

Dr. Christoph Scherfler
University Hospital Innsbruck
Innsbruck, Austria

Dr. Spyridon Konitsiotis
University of Ioannina
Ioannina, Greece

Prof. David Brooks
Imperial College London
London, United Kingdom