18th Asian and Oceanian Myology Center Meeting 2019

Date : 31st May - 2nd June 2019
Venue : JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar

Scientific Programme

Friday, 31st May, 2019

Time Topics Speaker
09.30 - 11.00 REGISTRATION & TEA  
Session I
11.00 - 11.30 Presentations of muscle disease: Common and uncommon Raymond Rosales, Phillipines
11.30 - 11.45 What are DMD mimics V. Viswanathan, India
11.45 - 12.00 Uncommon Phenotypes of Dystrophinopathies Vrajesh Udani, India
12.00 - 12.30 Plenary Lecture :
Therapeutic Advances in Dystrophinopathies
Steve Wilton, Australia
12.30 - 12.45 Cardiac issues of DMD Swati Garekar, India
12.45 - 13.00 Rehabilitation issues in India V. Viswanathan, India
13.00 - 13.05 Recap Quiz  
13.05 - 14.00 LUNCH  
Session II
14.00 - 14.30 Making sense of LGMDs: A clinician’s perspective Satish Khadilkar, India
14.30 - 15.00 How do I approach a ‘crampy’ patient T. Umapathi, Singapore
15.00 - 15.30 Muscle pathology for clinicians K. T. Wong, Malaysia
15.30 - 16.00 Cases  
16.00 - 16.30 INAUGURATION  
Session III
16.30 - 17.00 Plenary Lecture :
Neuromuscular junction disorders : The great chameleon
William David, USA
17.00 - 17.15 When do I suspect Congenital Myasthenic syndromes? Andoni Urtizberea, France
17.15 - 17.30 CMS in India A. Nalini, India
17.30 - 18.30 Panel :
Myasthenia Gravis
Moderator – Rajesh Benny
Panellists – Satish Khadilkar, Swati Shah, T. Umapathi, William David, Hans Damian, David Hutchinson
 
18.30 - 18.45 Recap Quiz

Saturday, 1st June, 2019

Time Topics Speaker
Session IV
09.00 - 09.30 Can Myopathies be distal? Ikuya Nonaka, Japan
09.30 - 10.00 Foot drop in the EMG lab
Wrist drop in the EMG lab
Khushnuma Mansukhani, India
10.00 - 10.30 EMG sounds Sanjeev Nandedkar, USA
10.30 - 11.00 Cases  
11.00 - 11.05 Recap Quiz  
11.05 - 11.15 TEA BREAK  
Session V
11.15 - 11.45 Plenary Lecture :
Developing treatments in hereditary Neuromuscular Disorders
Kenneth Fischbeck, USA
11.45 - 12.15 Genetics for clinicians Madhuri Hegde, USA
12.15 - 12.45 Non Dystrophic Myotonias Ami Mankodi, USA
12.45 - 13.15 Cases  
13.15 - 13.20 Recap Quiz  
13.20 - 14.00 LUNCH  
Session VI
14.00 - 14.30 New Frontiers in SMA Sophelia Chan, Hong Kong
14.30 - 15.00 Treatable MNDS Andoni Urtizberea, France
Session VII
15.00 - 15.30 What is new in Inflammatory Muscle Disease? William David, USA
15.30 - 15.45 Childhood Dermatomyositis Andrew Kornberg, Australia
15.45 - 16.45 Panel :
Inflammatory Myopathies
Moderator – Rakesh Singh
Panellists – Vinod Puri, A. K. Meena, Megha Dhamne, A. Nalini, Ichizo Nishino, Muralidharan Nair, Dae-Seong Kim, Satish Khadilkar
 
16.45 - 17.00 TEA BREAK  
Session VIII
17.00 - 17.10 Recap Quiz  
17.10 - 19.00 Clinico-Pathological conference K. T. Wong, Malaysia
Gayathri N, India
Ichizo Nishino, Japan
19.00 onwards Banquet
20.00 AOMC Board Meeting

Sunday, 2nd June, 2019

Time Topics Speaker
Session IX
09.00 - 09.15 Practical guidelines for Statin Myopathies K. J. Goh, Malaysia
09.15 - 09.30 Drugs and toxins of practical importance in Indian Myopathies A. K. Meena, India
09.30 - 10.00 GNE myopathy : Where are we? Ichizo Nishino, Japan
10.00 - 10.30 Plenary Lecture :
POMPE Disease
Priya Kishnani, USA
10.30 - 11.00 Cases
11.00 - 11.05 Recap Quiz  
11.05 - 11.30 TEA BREAK  
Session X
11.30 - 11.45 When do we suspect a Congenital Myopathy? Sheffali Gulati, India
11.45 - 12.00 ICU associated weakness Swati Shah, India
12.00 - 12.45 Panel :
Immunotherapy
Moderator – Satish Khadilkar
Panellists – Canchi Balakrishnan, Kishore Shetty, Andrew Kornberg, Young-Chul Choi, Man Mohan Mehndiratta, Shekhar Patil
 
12.45 - 13.30 Rapid Fire Round  
13.30 - 13.45 Valedictory Function  
  LUNCH  

Patient Session, 1st June, 2019

Date: June 1, 2019 Saturday

Venue: Banquet Hall, First Floor, Poolside, J W Marriott Mumbai Sahar

Moderators: Dr Rakesh Singh and Dr Kishore Shetty

Time Topics Speaker
09.30 - 10.00 Enabled Living Dr. T Umapati
10.00 - 10.30 What is new in DMD? Dr. Pradnya Gadgil
10.30 - 11.00 Parents’ perspective Mr Ambrish Kapadia
Mr Prasanna Shirol
11.00 - 11.30 Tips for rehabilitation in India Dr V. Vishwanthan
11.30 - 12.00 Living with GNE myopathy – A Patients’ perspective Ms. Shilpi Bhattacharya
12.00 - 12.30 LGMD patients’ perspective Mr Raman Chandak
12.30 - 13.00 Free session Q and A

(Session will be followed by lunch)

Programme is Subject to Change.