Webcasts of the RTC Africa

Day 1

September 10, 2021

Neurodegenerative diseases in the elderly (Dementia, PD, Stroke/Post stroke) in sub-Saharan Africa – epidemiology, diagnostic and therapeutic management
Chairpersons: Foad Abd-Allah (AFAN), Erich Schmutzhard (EAN)

Dementias
Raj Kalaria, Unite Kingdom – IBRO Raj Kalaria

Parkinson’s disease is more than motor dysfunction
Njideka Okubadejo, Nigeria – MDS Njideka Okubadejo

Ischemic Stroke including post-stroke care
Foad Abd-Allah, Egypt – AFAN Road Abd-Allah

Stroke recovery and improving post stroke quality of life
Mayowa Ojo Owolabi, Nigeria – WSO Mayowa Owolabi

Pseudo-dementia in chronic subdural hematoma and chronic hydrocephalus - a case for neurosurgery
Peter Ssenyonga, Uganda Peter Ssenyonga

 

 

Epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa – epidemiology, diagnostic and therapeutic management
Chairpersons: Richard Idro (Uganda), Paul Boon (EAN)

What to do in an adult patient with a first ever seizure and in a patient with epilepsy
Lawrence Tucker, South Africa – AFAN Lawrence Tucker

What to do in a pediatric patient with first ever seizure and in a patient with epilepsy
Richard Idro, Uganda Richard Idro

Symptomatic epilepsies
Paul Boon, Belgium – EAN Paul Boon

Status epilepticus
Augustina Charway Felli, Ghana – AFAN Augustina Charway

Epilepsy surgery: what can be done in SSA – a neurologist’s perspective
Fidèle Sebera, Rwanda Fidele Sebera

Day 2

September 11, 2021

Neuroradiology in sub-Saharan Africa – what can, should, must be done
Chairpersons: Osheik Seidi (Sudan), Christoph Groden (ESNR)

In neurodegenerative diseases, dementias and movement disorders
Amina Nasri – Tunisia Amina Nasri

In auto-immune & post infectious diseases of the CNS
Osheik Seidi – Sudan Osheik Seidi

In first ever seizure and epilepsy
Alfred Njamnshi – Cameroon Alfred Njamnshi

 

 

Neuro-immunological diseases in sub-Saharan Africa – epidemiology, diagnostic and therapeutic management, part I
Chairpersons: Augustina Charway-Felli (AFAN), William Carroll (WFN)

NMO spectrum disorder versus Multiple sclerosis: clinical and diagnostic aspects
Marianne de Visser, The Netherlands – EAN Marianne de Visser

Treatment of demyelinating diseases in under-resourced countries
William Carroll, Australia – WFN William Carroll

Neuro-immunological diseases in sub-Saharan Africa – epidemiology, diagnostic and therapeutic management, part II

Chairpersons: Marieke Dekker (AFAN), David Garcia Azorin (EAN – RRFS)

The Expanding Spectrum of Autoimmune Encephalitis
Eoin Flanagan, United States – AAN Eoin Flanagan

Infectious and para-infectious (poly-)radiculoneuritis
Marieke Dekker, The Netherlands/Tanzania – EAN/AFAN Marieke Dekker

Neuro-COVID: an infectious andnon-infectious nervous system disease
David Garcia Azorin, Spain - EAN David Azorin