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 What are DMD mimics V. Viswanathan
11.45 - 12.00 Uncommon Phenotypes of Dystrophinopathies Vrajesh Udani
12.00 - 12.30 Plenary Lecture :
Therapeutic Advances in Dystrophinopathies
Steve Wilton
12.30 - 12.45 Cardiac issues of DMD Swati Garekar
12.45 - 13.00 Rehabilitation issues in India V. Viswanathan
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 for clinicians Kum Thun Wong
15.30 - 16.00 Cases  
16.00 - 16.30 INAUGURATION  
Session III
16.30 - 17.00 Neuromuscular junction disorders : The great chameleon William David
17.00 - 17.15 When do I suspect Congenital Myasthenic syndromes? Andoni Urtizberea
17.15 - 17.30 CMS in India A. Nalini
17.30 - 18.30 Panel : Myasthenia Gravis
Moderator : Rajesh Benny
Panellists : Satish Khadilkar, Swati Shah, T Umapathi, William David, Hans Damian, David Hutchinson
 

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
Wrist drop in the EMG lab
Khushnuma Mansukhani
10.00 - 10.30 EMG sounds Sanjeev Nandedkar
10.30 - 11.00 Cases  
11.00 - 11.15 TEA BREAK  
Session V
11.15 - 11.45 Plenary Lecture
Developing treatments in hereditary Neuromuscular Disorders
Kenneth Fischbeck
11.45 - 12.15 Genetics for clinicians Madhuri Hegde
12.15 - 12.45 Non Dystrophic Myotonias Ami Mankodi
12.45 - 13.15 Cases  
13.15 - 14.00 LUNCH  
Session VI
14.00 - 14.30 SMA, an overview – etiology, diagnosis, and management Sophelia Chan
14.30 - 15.00 Treatable MNDS Andoni Urtizberea
Session VII
15.00 - 15.30 What is new in Inflammatory Muscle Disease? William David
15.30 - 15.45 Childhood Dermatomyositis Andrew Kornberg
15.45 - 16.45 Panel : Inflammatory Myopathies
Moderator : Rakesh Singh
Panellists : Vinod Puri, A K Meena, Megha Dhamne, A Nalini, Ichizo Nishino, Murlidharan Nair, Dae-Seong Kim, Satish Khadilkar
 
16.45 - 17.00 TEA BREAK  
Session VIII
17.00 - 19.00 Clinico-Pathological conference K T Wong
Gayathri N
Ichizo Nishino
19.00 onwards Entertainment and Banquet

Sunday, 2nd June, 2019

Time Topics Speaker
Session IX
09.00 - 09.15 Practical guidelines for Statin Myopathies K. J. Goh
09.15 - 09.30 Drugs and toxins of practical importance in Indian Myopathies A. K. Meena
09.30 - 10.00 GNE myopathy: Where are we? Ichizo Nishino
10.00 - 10.30 POMPE Disease Priya Kishnani
10.30 - 11.00 Cases
11.00 - 11.30 TEA BREAK  
Session X
11.30 - 11.45 When do we suspect a Congenital Myopathy? Sheffali Gulati
11.45 - 12.00 ICU associated weakness Swati Shah
12.00 - 12.45 Panel : Immunotherapy
Moderator : S V Khadilkar
Panellists : Gurmeet Balakrishnan, Kishore Shetty, Andrew J. Kornberg, Young-Chul Choi, Man Mohan Mehndiratta, Shekhar Patil
 
12.45 - 13.30 Rapid Fire Round  
13.30 - 13.45 Valedictory Function  
  LUNCH  

Programme is Subject to Change.