AGENDA


  08:45 - 9:00  
Opening
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09:00 - 9:25 Invited Lecture: Pioneers in Vestibular Research
A history of vestibular medicine - promenade through millennia
Speaker: Soumit Dasgupta
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09:35 - 10:20 Round Table: Surgical procedure and intra-operative recordings for a Vestibular Implantation
30 minutes of presentations and 15 minutes of discussion.
Moderator: Andrzej Zarowski
Participants: Manuel Manrique, Nils Guinand, Isaura Rodriguez.
CET Time 
10:20 - 10:30 Coffee Break
CET Time 
10:30 - 11:30

Plenary Session: Possible alternatives for the VI when patients do not meet the implantation criteria. 
Chairman: Robby Vanspauwen
60min - 15min each + 3 minutes for questions after each presentation.

Vestibular Rehabilitation.
Nuri Ozgirgin

BalanCI.
Karen Gordon

Vibrotactile Stimulation with the Balance Belt.
Herman Kingma

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11:35 - 12:00 Invited Lecture: Otolith Organ Physiology
Human Otolithic Anatomy
Speakers: Ian Curthoys & Christopher Smith
CET Time 
12:10 - 13:10

Plenary Session: Vestibular Implants Today.
Chairman: Maurizio Barbara
60min - 15min each + 3 minutes for questions after each presentation

Vestibular Implant Criteria.
Raymond van de Berg

Bionic\VEST - Otolith Vestibular Implant.
Ángel Ramos Macías

Vestibular Disorders in Children (and treatment).
Sharon Cushing

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13:10 - 13:30 Lunch
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13:30 - 14:30

Round Table: Application of the Vestibular Implant what have we learned until now?.
40 minutes of presentations and 20 minutes of discussion.
Moderator: Nicolas Perez Fernandez
Participants: Angel Ramos Macías, Herman Kingma, James Philips.
Chronic otolith vestibular stimulation outcome. Prof. Angel Ramos Macias

Sensory substitution for vestibular rehabilitation.
Herman Kingma

Semicircular canals stimulation results.
James Philips

CET Time 
14:35 - 15:35 Round Table: Future expectations of VI research.
40 minutes of presentations and 20 minutes of discussion.
Moderator: Angelica Perez Fornos
Participants: Ángel Ramos de Miguel, Raymond van de Berg, James O. Philips
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15:35 - 15:40 Coffee Break
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15:40 - 15:55 Closing by Nuri Özgirgin
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Invited Lecture
  Plenary Session
  Round Table