Friday March 8

Scientific Foundations, Methodologic Innovation

07:30-08:00 Registration and Breakfast
08:00-08:05 Welcome and Introduction of keynote speaker

Keynote 1: Novel biomarkers for acute neurological disorders
Walter Koroshetz, NINDS/NIH

Session 1 - Physiological biomarkers

08:35-09:05 High frequency EEG oscillations in epileptogenesis
Paul Vespa, UCLA
09:05-09:35 Pathophysiology and impact of cortical spreading depolarization
Jed Hartings, University of Cincinnati
09:35-10:05 Measuring autoregulation in the human brain
Kenneth Brady, Northwestern University
10:05-10:25 Break

Session 2 - Cellular biomarkers


The blood-brain barrier in acute neurological disorders
Martin Lauritzen, University of Copenhagen

10:55-11:25 Microglial activation in acute brain injury
Sujatha Kannan, JHU
11:25-11:55 Vascular glycocalyx in the brain
Jose Suarez, JHU
11:55-12:25 Exosomes in neurological disease
Kenneth W Witwer, JHU
12:25-13:25 Lunch

Session 3 - Imaging biomarkers

13:25-13:55 Computational neuroimaging
Michael Miller, JHU
13:55-14:25 Advanced mapping to probe the unconscious brain
Melanie Boly, University of Wisconsin Madison

Integrating neuroimaging and genetics: the ENIGMA project
Paul Thompson, University of South Carolina

14:55-15:15 Break

Session 4 - Multi-omics biomarkers

15:15-15:45 Microbiome, a modulator of immune and neurologic function
Elaine Hsiao, UCLA

Genetics of stroke risk and outcome
Jonathan Rosand, MGH/Harvard


What we can learn from proteomic signatures in traumatic brain injury
Denes Agoston, Uniformed Services University


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Important Dates


March 8th-9th, 2019 Washington DC

Hilton Garden Inn Reagan National Airport

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