Program


Please note the program is provisional and changes may occur prior to the commencement of the event

08:30 Introduction S. Meagher and F. Costa
08:40 2D and 3D examination of the first trimester fetal central nervous system S. Meagher
08:55 Fetal acrania: exencephaly – anencephaly sequence S. Meagher
09:45 Fetal brain malformation 11–14 weeks: tips, tricks and traps S. Meagher
10:25 2D and 3D examination of the mid-trimester fetal brain. Basic and extended ISUOG guidelines S. Meagher
10:55 Break
11:25 An overview of the use of fetal MRI in advancing fetal neuro diagnosis D. Prayer
12:05 Fetal cerebral ventriculomegaly – a practical guide to the differential diagnosis S. Meagher
12:40 Panel Discussion
13:15 Lunch
14:15 Prenatal counselling in the setting of isolated mid trimester fetal cerebral ventriculomegaly G. McGillivray
14:35 The Dandy Walker continuum: the ultrasound perspective R. Pooh
15:05 The Dandy Walker continuum: the MRI perspective D. Prayer
15:35 Counselling patients following 3rd trimester confirmation of isolated posterior fossa anomalies G. McGillivray
15:55 Panel discussion
16:25 Break
16:55 Fetal CNS - published data from the last 5 years: what you need to know F. Costa
17:25 Fetal brain imaging: where are the surprises? Part I (Mercy) L. Hennington
17:55 The post-natal ultrasound scan: what the sonographer/sonologist needs to know S. Rogerson
18:15 Close of day one

 

08:30 Central nervous system controversies: the bottom line F. Costa
08:50 Non visualisation of the mid trimester cavum septum pellucidum: diagnoses and dilemmas S. Goergen
09:10 Complete and partial agenesis of the corpus callosum: the ultrasound perspective R. Pooh
09:40 Complete and partial agenesis of the corpus callosum: the MRI perspective D. Prayer
10:10 Prenatal counselling in the setting of isolated partial/complete ACC G. McGillivray
10:30 Panel discussion
10:50 Break
11:15 Microcephaly: diagnostic dilemmas and new considerations - ultrasound R. Pooh
11:35 Microcephaly: diagnostic dilemmas and new considerations - MRI D. Prayer
11:55 Disorders of neuronal migration and organisation: the ultrasound perspective R. Pooh
12:25 Disorders of neuronal migration and organisation: the MRI perspective D. Prayer
12:55 The added value of MRI in making a genetic diagnosis in the foetus with an abnormal brain. Part II (MMC) S. Goergen
13:15 Lunch
14:00 Fetal stroke haemorrhage cysts and tumours: the ultrasound perspective R. Pooh
14:30 Fetal stroke haemorrhage cysts and tumours: the MRI perspective D. Prayer
15:00 Central nervous system anatomical variations: when should I be concerned? P. Coomb
15:20 Panel discussion
15:40 Break
16:00 Sonography of the 3rd cerebral ventricle P. Coomb
16:20 Early fetal neurosonography – the value of 3D A. Al-Amin
16:30 Open and closed fetal neural tube defects: a medico legal dilemma S. Meagher
17:00 The maxillary-occipital line in the diagnosis of open neural tube defects J. Ramkrishna
17:15 Fetal brain imaging: where are the surprises? Part III (RWH) E. Alibrahim
17:45 Panel discussion
18:00 Finish

 

 

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