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National Paediatric Neuromuscular Symposium

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07:30 - 08:00 Registration & Breakfast    
08:00 - 08:15 Welcome and Inauguration Dr. Tarang Gianchandani, CEO & Dr. Rahul Verma, Director and HOD, Paediatrics and Neonatal Medicine
Compered by Dr Kiran Sathe
08:15 - 08:35 Most recent therapies in Hereditary
motor sensory neuropathy (Live Webcast)
Prof. Geetanjali Rathore Nebraska Medical Centre,Omaha, USA
08:35 - 08:55 Spinal Muscular Atrophy
New Era & New Challenges (Live Webcast)
Prof. Arpita Lakhotia University of Louisville,USA
Session I
08:55 - 09:25 Approach to Paediatric Neuromuscular
Prof. Satish Khadilkar Prof. Gorecki
Prof. Manish Parakh
09:50 - 10:15 Pathogenesis and treatment of DMD:
Are we there yet?
Prof. Darek Gorecki Dr. Arkasubhra Ghosh
Dr. Om Shrivastava
10:15 - 10:30 Tea Break
Session II
10:30 - 10:55 Childhood Acquired Neuropathies Prof. Manish Parakh Prof. Khadilkar
Dr. Rahul Verma
10:55 - 11:20 Congenital Myasthenia Syndrome Dr. Radhika Manohar Prof. Mansukhani
Dr. Neelu Desai
11:20 - 11:50 Role of Electrodiagnosis in Paediatric
Neuromuscular Disorders
Prof. Khushnuma
Prof Manish Parakh
Prof. Shilpa Kulkarni
11:50 - 12:15 Role of MRI in Muscular Dystrophy Dr. Himanshu Chaudhary Dr. Meher Ursekar
Dr. Rochan Pant
12:15 - 13:00 Lunch Break
Session III
13:00 - 13:25 Genetic update on Paediatric Neuromuscular
Dr. Parag Tamhankar Dr. Krupa Torne
Dr. Viraj Sanghi
13:25 - 13:50 DMD: Recent advances in clinically available
repurposing drugs
Prof. Darek Gorecki Dr. Nimish Shah
Dr. Arkasubhra Ghosh
13:50 - 14:15 Update on Congenital Neuropathy Dr. Viraj Sanghi Dr. Radhika Manohar
Dr. Megha Damne
14:15 - 14:40 Congenital Myopathy Dr. Megha Dhamne Dr. Shekhar Patil
Dr. Radhika Manohar
14:40 - 15:05 Journey of Parents of Juniors living with
Parents of children with
Prof. Nilesh Shah
Dr. Priyanka Puri
Dr. Poonam Bajaj
15:05 - 15:15 Vote of Thanks Followed by Tea / Coffee



Ms. Krupa Rele


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