Scientific Program & Video Proceedings

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Scientific Program, Day 1 — Monday, 13th May, 2024


Plenary Lecture

Spontaneous Spinal CSF Leaks. Wouter Schievink, USA.

Session 1

Bidirectional Infusion Studies and the Divergence of CSF Dynamics in The Cranial and Spinal Compartments. Bruce Young, USA

Posture-Dependent Cranio-Spinal Pressure Dynamics and Interplay with Other Body Compartments in Sheep. Marianne Schmid Daners, Switzerland.

Session 2

CSF And Venous Blood Flow from Childhood to Adulthood Studied by Real-Time Phase-Contrast MRI. Steffi Dreha-Kulaczewski, Germany.

Do Neurofluids Dynamics Reflect Clinical Symptoms in Chiari 1 Malformation?. Olivier Balédent, France.

Relationship of CSF Flow, Brain Motion, and Brain Stiffness in Chiari I Patients before and after Surgery. John N. Oshinski, USA.

Session 3

Semiautomated Measurement of Craniocervical Structures and Syringes in Chiari I Malformation Patients. John D. Heiss, USA.

A Computational Fluid Dynamics Study to Assess the Impact of Coughing on Cerebrospinal Fluid Dynamics in Chiari Type 1 Malformation. Patrick Segers, Belgium.

Session 4

Real-time Imaging of Coughing in Patients with Chiari I Malformation. Rob Lloyd, Australia

Disease Severity, CSF Resistance, And Brain Tissue Motion in Adult Chiari Malformation Type I. Frank Loth, USA


Scientific Program, Day 2 — Tuesday, 14th May, 2024

Plenary Lecture

High-Resolution Imaging of Outflow Pathways for Cerebrospinal Fluid to Lymphatic Vessels. Steven Proulx, Switzerland.

Session 5

Modelling Cerebrospinal Fluid Solute Transport: Translation from Bench to Bedside for Treatment of Genetic Diseases of the Central Nervous System. Bryn Martin, USA.

Intravital Imaging of the Mouse Central Nervous System Fluid Spaces using Synchrotron Radiation-Based Micro Computed Tomography for Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations of Cell and Solute Transport.Vartan Kurtcuoglu, Switzerland.

Session 6

Mechanisms of Transport in a Network Model of Murine Paraarterial Spaces. Keith Sharp, USA.

Cerebrospinal Fluid Pressure and Flow Dynamics in Pig Models of Traumatic and Atraumatic Subarachnoid Space Occlusion. Claire F. Jones, Australia.

Session 7

Effect of breathing, blood pressure, and heart rate on spinal fluid flow in a rodent model of CSF obstruction. Sarah Hemley, Australia.

Do Cholinergic Basal Forebrain Neurons Control Glymphatic Flow Through Perivascular Spaces by Regulation of Vasodilation?. Lizzie Coulson, Australia.

Intracranial Pressure Changes in Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus. Matthias Jaeger, Australia.

Session 8

A Model of Hydrocephalus as a Disorder of Intracranial Thermodynamics. Michael Egnor, USA.

Modeling Lumbar Infusion Testing in the Context of Glymphatics.  Kent-Andre Mardal, USA.