18th Asian and Oceanian Myology Center Meeting 2019

Date : 31st May - 2nd June 2019
Venue : JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar

Scientific Programme

Friday, 31st May, 2019

Time Topics Speaker
09.30 - 11.00 REGISTRATION & TEA  
Session I
11.00 - 11.30 Presentations of muscle disease: Common and uncommon Raymond Rosales
11.30 - 11.45

11:45 - 12:00
What are DMD mimics

Uncommon Phenotypes of Dystrophinopathies
V. Vishwanathan

Vrajesh Udani
12.00 - 12.30 Therapeutic Advances in Dystrophinopathies Steve Wilton
12.30 - 12.45

12.45 - 13.00
Cardiac issues of DMD: Pediatric cardiologist

Rehabilitation issues in India
Bharat Dalvi

V. Vishwanathan
13.00 - 14.00 LUNCH  
Session II
14.00 - 14.30 Making sense of LGMDs: A clinician’s perspective Satish Khadilkar
14.30 - 15.00 How do I approach a ‘crampy’ patient T. Umapathi
15.00 - 15.30 Muscle pathology Kum Thun Wong
15.30 - 16.00 Cases Gayathri Narayanappa

Rakesh Singh

Rajesh Benny
16.00 - 16.30 INAUGURATION  
Session III
16.30 - 17.00 Neuromuscular junction disorders : The great chameleon TBA
17.00 - 17.15

17.15 - 17.30
When do I suspect Congenital Myasthenic syndromes?

CMS in India
Andoni Urtizberea

A. Nalini
17.30 - 18.30 Panel on Myasthenia Gravis A. Nalini
Vinod Puri
Rajesh Benny

Saturday, 1st June, 2019

Time Topics Speaker
Session IV
09.00 - 09.30 Can Myopathies be distal? Ikuya Nonaka
09.30 - 10.00 Foot drop in the EMG lab Khushnuma Mansukhani
10.00 - 10.30 EMG sounds Sanjeev Nandedkar
10.30 - 11.00 Cases Swati Shah
11.00 - 11.30 TEA BREAK  
Session V
11.30 - 12.00 Plenary Lecture
Developing treatments in hereditary Neuromuscular Disorders
Kenneth Fischbeck
12.00 - 12.30 Neuromuscular genetics for clinicians Madhuri Hegde
12.30 - 13.00 Non Dystrophic Myotonias Ami Mankodi
13.00 - 13.30 Cases  
13.30 - 14.30 LUNCH  
Session VI
14.30 - 15.00 Treatable MNDS Andoni Urtizberea
15.00 - 15.30 What is new in Inflammatory Muscle Disease? TBA
15.30 - 16.30 Panel : Inflammatory Myopathies Rakesh Singh
M. Nair
A. K. Meena
16.30 - 17.00 TEA BREAK  
Session VII
17.00 - 19.00 Clinico-Pathological conference K T Wong
Gayathri Narayanappa
Ichizo Nishino

Sunday, 2nd June, 2019

Time Topics Speaker
Session VIII
09.00 - 09.15

09.15 - 09.30
Practical guidelines for Statin Myopathies

Drugs and toxins of practical importance in Indian Myopathies
K. J. Goh

A. K. Meena
09.30 - 10.00 GNE myopathy: Where are we? Ichizo Nishino
10.00 - 10.30 POMPE Priya Kishnani
10.30 - 11.00 Cases
11.00 - 11.30 TEA BREAK  
Session IX
11.30 - 11.45

11.45 - 12.00
When do we suspect a Congenital Myopathy?

ICU associated weakness
Sheffali Gulati

Swati Shah
12.00 - 12.45 Immunotherapy panel Satish Khadilkar
Andrew Kornberg
Gurmeet Balkrishnan
12.45 - 13.30 Rapid Fire Round  
13.30 - 13.45 Valedictory Function  
  LUNCH