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Symposium and inauguration ceremony on 10 Jan 2020 in Maastricht, The Netherlands

07 Jan 2020   Category/ies: Meetings

On the 10th of January 2020, the symposium “Neurointervention in the era of endovascular stroke treatment” will take place in Maastricht, The Netherlands. The symposium is followed by the inauguration of Wim H. van Zwam as Professor in NeuroInterventional Radiology. The event is open to everybody. Registration is free.

Register for the symposium

Wim van Zwam belongs to the ESMINT ExCom.

The program of the symposium is:

Time Title Speaker
10.00 Welcome and coffee  
10.30 Introduction Prof. R. Letschert, Rector of Maastricht University
10.50 Introduction Dr. P. Brouwer, President of ESMINT
11.00 History of INR, from pioneers to professionals Prof. K. Terbrugge, Toronto, Canada
11.30 Current technical possibilities in INR Prof. R. Chapot, Essen, Germany
12.00 Education and Training in INR; yesterday, today and tomorrow Prof T. Andersson, Stockholm, Sweden
12.30 Lunch  
13.30 The story of MRCLEAN: impact on stroke health care Prof. Y. Roos, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
14.00 Challenges of implementing endovascular thrombectomy; regional and national logistics Prof. J. Gralla, Bern, Switzerland
14.30 Learning from recorded case presentations; the SLICE experience Prof. V. Costalat, Montpellier, France
15.00 A critical view on stroke research; are we on the right way Prof. M. Goyal, Calgary, Canada

The symposium is endorsed by ESMINT.

The inauguration ceremony will follow at 16.30h.