Agenda | PINS 2016
Session 1 - Addictions
Investigating How Treatment Works for Adolescent Alcohol and Cannabis Use via the Brain
Sarah Feldstein Ewing, Ph.D.
Path to Etiology-based Treatment
Aaron Janowsky, Ph.D.
Underutilized Medical Treatments for Addiction
Marian Fireman, M.D.
Cannabis Therapies for Epilepsy: What We Know and What We’re Learning
Colin Roberts, M.D.
Saslow Lunch and Lecture
Methods of Treatment for Delirium
Jose Maldonado, M.D. (Stanford University)
Session 2 - Sleep Disorders
Pediatric Sleep and Breathing
Holger Link, M.D.
Physiologic Effects of Disturbances in Circadian Rhythm
Steven Shea, Bs.C., Ph.D.
The Role of Sleep in Social Development and Autism
Miranda Lim, M.D., Ph.D.
Seasonal Affective Disorders
Alfred Lewy, M.D.
Welcome Reception - Exhibits and Appetizers
Session 3A – Stroke
Advances in the Management of Large and Giant Paraclinoidal Aneurysms: The 25th Anniversary of the Dallas Technique
Hunt Batjer, M.D. (UT Southwestern)
Update in Stroke Prevention
Helmi Lutsep, M.D.
Session 3A – Physician Fatigue
Program Requirement Revisions
George Keepers, M.D.
Evidence-based Management of Sleep Deprivation and Fatigue: What Works and What Doesn’t
Holger Link, M.D.
Lunch and Nurse Panel – Chronic Pain
Session 3B – Spine
Transverse Myelitis and Other Noncompressive Spinal Cord Syndromes
Ed Kim, M.D.
Blood Pressure Management Emerging Concepts in Spine Injury
Dave Zonies, M.D.
Blood Pressure Targets after Spinal Injury
Miriam Treggiari, M.D.
Jason Chang, M.D.
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Khoi Than, M.D.
Paxton Lunch and Lecture
Some Thoughts about Latin America, Cuba and the Bay of Pigs
Roberto Heros, M.D. (University of Miami)
Session 4 – Functional
Kim Burchiel, M.D.
Advances in Treatment for Epilepsy
Nick Barbaro, M.D. (Indiana University)
Microvascular Decompression for Trigeminal Neuralgia
Roberto Heros, M.D. (University Miami)
MRI-guided Laser Ablation
Dan Curry, M.D. (Baylor College of Medicine)
Closed Loop Brain Stimulation
Ahmed Raslan, M.D.
Closing Remarks – Adjourn
On Saturday or Sunday afternoon, choose from a variety of excursions highlighting some of Portland’s most engaging places.
In the evening, make sure to explore the city’s eclectic dining scene.
Flavor Street: Portland Food Cart Tour
Best of Portland Walking Tour
Tours not included in cost of conference. If you would like to book a tour, please visit: www.portlandwalkingtours.com