Wednesday  24th of April, 2019

Interventional Radiology Unit, Radiology department, 2nd floor conference room, Kasr Alainy hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.

Workshop Directors: Prof. Amr Nassef Prof. Ayman Ismail
Coordinator of the workshop:
Dr. Farouk Hassan

9:00 – 9:10 Opening
Chairpersons: Prof. Hany Samy, Prof. Amr Nasef, Prof. Mohamed Eltoukhy, Prof. Mohamed Hafez
9:10 – 9:25 Anterior choroidal artery, is it salvagable?! Prof. Ahmed Eltaher
9:25 – 9:40 Dural fistula, types and pathophysiology Prof. Abdelhay Elsayed
9:40 – 9:55 Case presentation of Galenic type dural AVF; strategic approach Prof. Wessam Sherin
9:55 – 10:10 What is new in imaging of hyperacute stroke?! Prof. Farouk Hassan
10:10 – 10:25 Inferior petrosal sinus sampling Prof. Mohamed Mostafa
10:25 – 10:40 Spinal Dural fistula and vascular malformation quick overview Prof. Hossam Elsamahy
10:40 – 10:55  Another horizon for mechanical thrombectomy Prof. Amr Mahmoud
10:55 – 11:45 Case presentations Prof. Ihab Adel
Pannel: Prof. Mohamed Mostafa, Prof. Mostafa Mahmoud, Prof. Ossama Zein, Prof. Farouk Hassan
11:45 – 12:00                                                          Coffee break
Chairpersons: Prof. Ayman Ismail, Prof. Sahar Nasr, Prof. Ahmed Abdelalim, Prof. Ihab Shaker
12:00 – 12:15 Endovascular management of mycotic aneurysms Prof. Shady Mashhour
12:15 – 12:30  Beginner’s guide to Brain AVM treatment Prof. Mostafa Farid
12:30 – 12:45  Is the era of cerebral vascular surgery finished?! Prof. Walid Abbas
12:45 – 13:00  Mechanical Thrombectomy : Before and Now Prof. Mohamed Amr
13:00 – 13:15  Risk factors for ruptured intracranial aneurysms. Prof. Mohamed Zaitoun
13:15 – 13:30  Intra-arterial chemotherapy injection for retinobblastoma Prof. George Yasa
13:30 – 13:45  MRI and advanced imaging in stroke mimics Prof. Noha Madkour
13:45 – 14:00                                                                   Coffee break
14:00 – 15:00 Case presentations Moderator: Prof. Ihab Adel
Pannel: Prof. Ahmed Sami, Prof. Ahmed Elserwi, Prof. Amr Mahmoud , Prof. Wael Elshawaf
Chairpersons: Prof. Rashad Hamdy, Prof. Emad Elkady, Prof. Ihab Adel, Prof. Ahmed Hisham
15:00 – 16:00 New materials on board (Medtronic, Microvention, Balt, Acandis) Flow models under live fluoroscopy with hands-on of stents, coils, microcatheters, balloons and thrombectomy devices will be arranged in parallel in the 2 angio suites.





  • A Hands-on training session on endovascular stroke treatment and aneurysm treatment will be conducted twice in the Cath lab on state of the art advanced simulators.

(A limited number is available with priority given to early on-site registration)

  • Neuroradiology film Reading sessions will be conducted throughout the day with emphasis on various cerebrovascular diseases and their differentials with hands-on training on the most advanced cerebral perfusion post processing software.


Workshops Program