Joint IMSVISUAL-NAIMS Symposium

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 11:15 am – 1:45 pm
Palm Beach County Convention Center, Grand Ballroom

This symposium is included in your ACTRIMS Forum 2020 registration. You must be registered for the Forum to attend this symposium.

Part 1: Chaired by Jiwon Oh, University of Toronto; Alex Brandt, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin
11:15am-11:35am Harmonizing Neuroimaging Data in Collaborative Networks
Taki Shinohara, University of Pennsylvania
11:35am-11:50am Visual Outcomes in Pediatric Demyelinating Disorders
Ann Yeh, The Hospital for Sick Children
11:50am-12:05pm Retinal Ganglion Cell Layer Thickness for Risk Stratification in Early Multiple Sclerosis
Hanna Zimmermann, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin
12:05pm-12:15pm A New MRI Method for Visualizing Subpial Cortical Lesions at 3 Tesla
Erin Beck, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
12:15pm-12:45pm LUNCH
Part 2: Chaired by Shiv Saidha, Johns Hopkins University; Eric Klawiter, Massachusetts General Hospital
12:45pm-1:00pm Genetic Predictors of Visual Dysfunction in People with Multiple Sclerosis
Kathryn Fitzgerald, Johns Hopkins University
1:00pm-1:20pm Imaging Correlates of Axonal Damage in MS
Susie Huang, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
1:20pm-1:35pm VISIONARY-MS: A Phase 2 clinical trial of catalytic gold nanocrystals, CNM-Au8, for the treatment of chronic optic neuropathy
Robert Glanzman, Clene Nanomedicine, Inc.
1:35pm-1:45pm Functional Connectivity Predicts MS Patients' Impairment Using An Ensemble Model Applied With A Machine Learning Approach
Ceren Tozlu, Weill Cornell Medicine