• INVITED SPEAKERS •

Dr Ari Meir Blitz

Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Medicine Division of Neuroradiology, Baltimore, Maryland – United States

Keynote Speech: "A radiological NPH classification"

Prof. Marijan Klarica

Department of Pharmacology & Croatian Institute for Brain Research, School of Medicine University of Zagreb – Croatia

Keynote Speech: “Cerebrospinal fluid pressure gradients and pathophysiology of hydrocephalus

Prof. Ville Leinonen

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio University Hospital – Finland

Keynote Speech: “Taking care of hydrocephalus: a team effort – the Kuopio experience”

Dr Hiroaki Kazui

Department of Psychiatry, Osaka University, Graduate School of Medicine - Japan

Keynote Speech: “Psychiatric/Behavioral Symptoms of INPH”

Dr Ulrich W. Thomale

Pediatric Neurosurgery & Department of Neurosurgery, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Charité Universitätsmedizin - Berlin, Germany

Keynote Speech: "The role of neuroendoscopy in the treatment of pediatric Hydrocephalus"

Dr Etsuro Mori

President, Hydrocephalus 2017, Kobe

Keynote Speech: "Improving recognition of INPH in general public, medical profession, and neurological society"

Prof. Masakazu Miyajima

Juntendo University - Tokyo, Japan

Keynote Speech: "Lumboperitoneal shunts for the treatment of idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus"

Prof. So Young Moon

Department of Neurology Ajou University, School of Medicine - Suwon, Korea

Keynote Speech: "Current status on iNPH practice and research in Korea"

Prof. Nina Sundström

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Umeå University Hospital - Sweden

Keynote Speech: "Quality Registries - Why, how, and can the output be trusted and implemented?"

Dr Shinya Yamada

Chief of Neurosurgery Hydrocephalus and CSF Research Center, Toshiba Rinkan Hospital - Kanagawa, Japan

 Keynote Speech: "Cerebrospinal Fluid Dynamics"