Tuesday, September 26, 2017

 

Under the auspices of

The Department of Medical Science

Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts

 

INTER-UNIVERSITY CENTRE DUBROVNIK

CROATIAN STROKE SOCIETY

SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, UNIVERSITY OF ZAGREB

CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN STROKE SOCIETY

APPLIED RESEARCH GROUP ON DELIVERY OF NEUROLOGICAL SERVICES (RGODNS) OF WORLD FEDERATION OF NEUROLOGY

 

Organize

International Postgraduate Course

 

25th SUMMER STROKE SCHOOL

HEALTHY LIFESTYLE AND PREVENTION OF STROKE

 

 

DUBROVNIK, CROATIA

June 09-13, 2014

 

The Summer Stroke School is accredited by 4 ECTS points.

 

 

 

Primary objective of the course is to encourage cooperation and to promote exchange of knowledge between participants from different countries. The course is a meeting of respected scientists that work with stroke presenting and discussing all major aspects of stroke risk factors, as well as new insights in epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of stroke. Probably the major feature of the course is enabling exchange of experience among experts and comparison of stroke data from various countries. Also, the course allows knowledge transfer between respected scientists from western countries and colleagues from central and east European countries working with stroke.

Course Director:

Prof. Dr. Vida Demarin, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Board of Directors:

Prof. Dr. Roman Haberl, University of Munich, Germany

Prof. Dr. Kurt Niederkorn, University of Graz, Austria

Prof. Dr. Tatjana Rundek, University of Miami, USA

Prof. Dr. Zlatko Trkanjec, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Organizing Committee:

Dr Dražana Martinović Mamić, Dubrovnik General Hospital

Dr Denis Čerimagić, Dubrovnik General Hospital

Dr Mira Ivanković, Dubrovnik General Hospital

Dr Andrijana Bogoje, Dubrovnik General Hospital

Dr Maro Vodopić, Dubrovnik General Hospital

Dr Ivan Vukoja, General Hospital Požega

Dr Jakov Ivković, Naftalan Special Hospital for Skin and Rheumatic Diseases

Course Coordinator:

Olga Plazibat, mag.oec.



Venue of the course:

Inter-University Centre

Don Frane Bulića 4

HR-20 000 Dubrovnik, Croatia

Phone: +385 20 413 626, 413 627, Fax: + 385 20 413 628

E-mail:

Web-site: www.iuc.hr

MONDAY 09 June 2014

 

09.00 - 09.45 VIDA DEMARIN: The highlights of the 25th Summer Stroke School history

09.45 - 10.30 VIDA DEMARIN: The impact of Dubrovnik medicine to the world

10.30 - 11.15 RALPH L. SACCO: Ideal Cardiovascular health in 21st century

11.15 - 12.00 TATJANA RUNDEK: Atherosclerosis – Better to prevent than treat

12.00 - 13.30 ROMAN HABERL: New neurovascular quiz for the advanced strokeologist

 

14.15 - 17.00 MILITA CRISSBY: Workshop - Interesting cases of stroke and beyond

 

TUESDAY 10 June 2014

 

09.00 - 09.45 YOSHIKAZU YONEY: How to reduce glycative stress, a risk factor for artherosclerosis

09.45 - 10.30 NIKOLA BARIĆ: The role of AGEs in Alzheimer dissease

10.30 - 11.15 EDUARD TIOZZO: HDL Subfractions and risk of atherosclerosis and stroke

11.15 - 12.00 DAVID RUSSELL: Diabetes, pre-diabetes and prevention of cardiovascular disseasse

12.00 – 12.45 NATAN BORNSTEIN: Poststroke cognitive impairment – The magnitude of the problem

12.45 – 13.30 SANDRA MOROVIĆ: Subclinical ultrasound markers in early cognitive impairment

 

14.15 - 17.00 NATAN BORNSTEIN:Interactive discussion and Q&A on stroke prevention

 

WEDNESDAY 11 June 2014

 

09.00 –09.45 SANDRA MOROVIĆ: Physical activity and brain

09.45 – 10.30 PETAR SLANKAMENAC: Brain and cholesterol

10:30 – 11:15 ZLATKO TRKANJEC: Vascular risc factor in pathogenesis of dementia

11.15 - 13.30 Promotion of the „European year of the brain - 2014“

VIDA DEMARIN: Brain health and artistic expression

FLORA TURNER VUČETIĆ and her book „The sweet taste of a dalmatin love affair“

Presentation of the Zabreb's Institute for the Culture of Health and its activities in the European year of the brain

THURSDAY 12 June 2014

 

09.00 - 09.45 HANS VAN ELST: Innovations in Vascular Ultrasound

09.45 - 10.30 DAVID RUSSELL: Treatment of acute ischemic stroke: Now and the future

10.30 - 11.15 PETAR SLANKAMENAC: Telemedcine in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke

11.15 - 12.00 KURT NIEDERKORN: Thrombectomy in acute stroke – an update

12.00 - 12.45 NATAN BORNSTEIN: Secondary stroke prevention – Antiplatelate update

 

14.15 - 17.00 ZLATKO TRKANJEC: Workshop -Interesting stroke cases

 

FRIDAY 13 June 2014

 

09.00 - 09.45 KURT NIEDERKORN: Results of Styrian stroke prevention study

09.45 - 10.30 DRAGUTIN KADOJIĆ: Homocystein levels in acute ischemic stroke patients in Eastern Croatia

10.30 - 11.15 MARINKO DIKANOVIĆ, IVO ILAK: Stroke in children

11.15 - 12.00 LJILJANA ČENGIĆ: Palliative care after stroke

12.00 - 12.45 VLADIMIRA VULETIĆ: Stroke outcome in elderly patients treated with i.v. thrombolysis

12.45 – 13.30 Workshop: Interesting stroke case

 

14.15 – 17:00 Conclusion remarks, evaluation, final exam and closing of the course

 

Lunch will be served between 13.30 and 14.15

 

During the Stroke Summer School you are cordialy invited to participate in exciting social activites.

 

Registration fee: 750 HRK (100 Euro)

Registration fee can be paid to the account of the Croatian Stroke Society

Account number: 2485003-1100225825,

SWIFT: CROAHR2X,IBAN HR6324850031100225825,
Croatia bank,Zagreb, Croatia

 

Technical organiser:

Amalia ltd.

Jordanovac 117

10000 Zagreb