Program TMS Course 13-14 December 2017

This is the daily schedule for the 2-day TMS course to be held in Utrecht, the Netherlands, 13-14 December 2017.

Time  Title (lecturer)
   
Wednesday 13 Dec 2017  Clinical use of TMS, EMG and Neuronavigation
09.00 ­‐ 09.30  Welcome + coffee
09.30 ‐ 10.15  Introduction to TMS (Nickolay Smirnov, Neurosoft)
10.15 ­‐ 10.45  Introduction to Neuronavigation (Bas Neggers, UMC Utrecht/Brain Science Tools BV)
10.45 ‐ 11.00  Coffee break
11.00 - 11.45  TMS Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders (Paul Fitzgerald)
11.45 - 12.15  Panel Discussion, Q&A Session
   
12.15 ‐ 13.30  Lunch break
   
13.30 - 14.00  TMS for Treatment Use - Master class (Nickolay Smirnov, Neurosoft)
14.00 - 15.30  TMS for Treatment - Practical
15.30 - 16.00  Coffee break
16.00 - 16.30  MRI Guided Neuronavigation for TMS Treatment - Master class (Bas Neggers, UMC Utrecht/Brain Science Tools BV)
16.30 - 17.30  MRI Guided DLPFC Neuronavigation Practical
   
17.30 -  Dinner
   
Thursday 14 Dec 2017  Advances in TMS, EMG and Neuronavigation: research
08.45 ‐ 09.15  Biophysics of TMS: What Is Happening in the Brain? (Bas Neggers, UMC Utrecht/Brain Science Tools BV)
09.15 ‐ 09.55  Combining (f)MRI & TMS (TBA)
09.55 - 10.10  Coffee break
10.10 ­‐ 10.40  Current State and Future of Navigated TMS (TBA)
10.40 - 11.05  Modeling of Coils and Brains (Petar Petrov, UMC Utrecht/Brain Science Tools BV)
11.05 - 11.40  Micro-TMS and Stroke Research in Rats (TBA)
   
11.40 ­‐ 12.30  Lunch break
   
12.30 ­‐ 13.00  TMS Measures: Motor Evoked Potential (MEP), Silent Period (SP), Inter-hemispheric inhibition (IHI) and other - Master class (Nickolay Smirnov, Neurosoft)
13.00 ‐ 14.30  Practical in TMS Outcome Measures
14.30 - 14.50  Coffee break
14.50 - 15.20  Introduction to MRI Navigated Motor Evoked Potential Mapping (TBA)
15.20 - 16.00  Continued practical (choose from any of the practicals from day 1/day 2)
   
16.00 - 19.00  City Tour (incl. dinner)

Note: the program might slightly change before the course starts. Please check this page for updates.
TBA: speakers will be announced shortly