Programme

 

17 December 2005 (Saturday)

Time Session Venue
07:45 08:30 Registration & Tea Reception Lift Lobby & Foyer
08:30 09:00 Opening Ceremony
 
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Lecture Theatre
09:00 09:40 Plenary Lecture 1: Recovery of the Spinal Cord Functions after Spinal Cord Injury: Neurocontrol Aspects
Chair: Paul TAM (Hong Kong SAR, China)
Speaker: Milan DIMITRIJEVIC (Houston, USA)
 
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Lecture Theatre
09:40 10:10 Keynote Lecture 1: Surgical Management of Acute Spinal Cord Trauma
Chair: John LEONG (Hong Kong SAR, China)
Speaker: Charles TATOR (Ontario, Canada)
 
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Lecture Theatre
10:10 10:30 Coffee Break and Poster Viewing Foyer
10:30 12:30 Session 1A: Care of Spinal Cord Injury
Session Chair: Charles TATOR (Ontario, Canada) and Wai-Sang POON (Hong Kong SAR, China)
  • Predicting Outcome in Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury
    - John DITUNNO (Philadelphia, USA)
  • Orthopedic Management for the Chronic Spinal Cord Injuried
    - Keith LUK (Hong Kong SAR, China)
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  • Maximizing the Rehabilitation after Spinal Cord Injury
    - John McDONALD (Maryland, USA)
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  • Neurosurgical Management of Chronic Spinal Cord Injury
    - James GUEST (Miami, USA)
  • Sexual Function and Spinal Cord Injury
    - Claes HULTLING (Stockholm, Sweden)
  • Application of Biological Chitin Tubes in Spinal Cord Injury Research
    - Baoguo JIANG (Beijing, China)
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Lecture Theatre
12:30 14:00 Lunch Break and Poster Viewing Exhibition Area
14:00 14:30 Keynote Lecture 2: Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury: Thirty Years Review and Conclusion
Chair: Jizong ZHAO (Beijing, China)
Speaker: Shaoting XU (Beijing, China)
 
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Lecture Theatre

14:30 15:30

Session 1B: Care of Spinal Cord Injury
Session Chair: John McDONALD (Maryland, USA) and Jianjun LI (Beijing, China)

  • Surgical Management of Acute Cervical Spinal Cord Injury in the Presence of Head Injury
    - Wai-Sang POON (Hong Kong SAR, China)
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  • Rehabilitation Management of Spinal Cord Injury in China Present Situation: Prospects for 21st Century
    - Jianjun LI (Beijing, China)
  • Spinal Cord Injuries: 15 Years of Outcome Analysis
    - Jizong ZHAO (Beijing, China)
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Lecture Theatre
15:30 16:00 Coffee Break and Poster Viewing Foyer

16:00 17:00

  • Orthopedic Management of Spinal Cord Injury in China
    - Zhuojing LUO (Xi'an, China)
       
  • Orthopedic Management to Improve the Functional Outcome in Spinal Cord Injury
    - Yat-Wa WONG (Hong Kong SAR, China)
       
  • Reinnervation for Neurogenic Bladder and Bowel after Spinal Cord Injury: Historic Review
    - Chuanguo XIAO (Wuhan, China)
       
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Lecture Theatre
17:00 18:00 Panel Discussion: How to Maximize the Functional Outcome in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
Panel Chair: Keith LUK and Yat-Wa WONG (Hong Kong SAR)
 
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Lecture Theatre
18:30 20:00 Welcome Reception Foyer and Garden


18 December 2005 (Sunday)

Time Session Venue
08:30 09:00 Registration and Poster Viewing Lift Lobby & Foyer
09:00 09:40 Plenary Lecture 2: Evidence-based Strategies for Identifying Effective Therapies for Spinal Injury Systematic Review and Large Simple Trials
Chair: Wise YOUNG (New Jersey, USA)
Speaker: Michael BRACKEN (New Haven, USA)
 
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Lecture Theatre
09:40 10:10 Keynote Lecture 3: The Present Status of Basic Research on SCI in Mainland China
Chair: Kwok-Fai SO (Hong Kong SAR, China)
Speaker: Gong JU (Xi'an, China)
 
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Lecture Theatre
10:10 10:30 Coffee Break and Poster Viewing Foyer
10:30 12:30

Session 2A: Clinical Trials in China
Session Chair: Ying-Shing CHAN (Hong Kong SAR, China) and Baoguo JIANG (Beijing, China)

  • Basic and Clinical Researches of Olfactory Ensheathing Cells for Spinal Cord Injury
    - Hongyun HUANG (Beijing, China)
       
  • Transplantation of Olfactory Ensheathing Cells for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury Experimental and Clinical Observation
    - Tiansheng SUN (Beijing, China)
       
  • Olfactory Ensheathing Cells: Migratory Property after being Transplanted in Spinal Cord
    - Huiyong SHEN (Guangzhou, China)
       
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  • Intraspinal Transplantation of Human Fetal Schwann Cells in Paralysed Patients
    - Hui ZHU (Kunming, China)
       
  • Clinical Study on Repair of Injured Spinal Cord by Transplants of Autologous Bone Marrow Stem Cell
    - Yongfu ZHANG (Zhengzhou, China)
       
  • The Mechanism of Immediate Neurofunction Restoration after Subdural Lysis of Old Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury
    - Shaocheng ZHANG (Shanghai, China)
       
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Lecture Theatre

12:30 14:00

Lunch Break and Poster Viewing

Exhibition Area
14:00 14:30 Keynote Lecture 4: Spinal Cord Repair with Acidic FGF as a Treatment for the Patients with Chronic Paraplegia and Quadriplegia
Chair: Shew-Ping CHOW (Hong Kong SAR, China)
Speaker: Henrich CHENG (Taipei, Taiwan)
 
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Lecture Theatre
14:30 15:30 Session 2B: Clinical Trials around the World
Session Chair: James GUEST (Miami, USA) and Mai-Har SHAM (Hong Kong SAR, China)
  • Development of Valid Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trial Guidelines
    - John STEEVES (Vancouver, Canada)
       
  • A Phase 1 Controlled Trial of Autologous Olfactory Ensheathing Cell Transplantation in Human Spinal Cord Injury
    - Adrian NOWITZKE (Woolloongabba, Australia)
       
  • Thoracolumbar Fracture Management: Anterior Approach
    - Dadi JIN (Guangzhou, China)
       
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Lecture Theatre
15:30 16:00 Coffee Break and Poster Viewing Foyer
16:00 17:00
  • Treatment of Complete Spinal Cord Injury by Autologous Bone Marrow Cell Transplantation and Administration of Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony Stimulating Factor (GM-CSF)
    - Yoon HA (Inchon, Korea)
       
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  • Cell Technologies in the Complex Therapy of Spinal Cord Injury: from Trial to Clinical Practice
    - Andrey BRYUKHOVETSKIY (Moscow, Russia)
       
  • Self Assembling Nano Material for CNS Lesion Repair
    - Rutledge ELLIS-BEHNKE (Cambridge, USA)
       
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Lecture Theatre
17:00 18:00 Panel Discussion: What Have We Learnt from the First Generation of Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trials
Panel Chair: Wise YOUNG (New Jersey, USA)
 
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Lecture Theatre