Donnerstags-Fortbildung: Third CRPP Stroke and Stroke Symposium

Welcome to the third symposium of our Clinical Research Priority Program (CRPP) Stroke and our annual Stroke Symposium. We are proud to announce that the CRPP «The Interplay of Microcirculation and Plasticity After Ischemic Stroke» recently received follow-up funding for another two years.


Monakow-Hörsaal (HAL A 34)
Frauenklinikstrasse 26
8091 Zürich




14.00 - 18.00 Uhr




Participation is free of cost.


14.00 Uhr

CRPP Stroke Third Meeting

Welcome and Introduction
Susanne Wegener

14.05 Uhr Changes in the Mechanical Properties of Neutrophils are a Cause of Capillary Obstructions in Stroke: Translational Insights from In Vivo and In Vitro Studies
Mohamad El Amki
14.20 Uhr Analysis of Stroke-induced Vascular and Neuronal Circuit Damage in Cleared Tissue
Anna-Maria Reuss, William A. Middleham
14.30 Uhr Characterising Plasticity Mechanisms in the Primary Motor Cortex Following Ischemic Stroke
Morgan Roberts
14.40 Uhr Plasticity After Stroke: Insides from the Clinical CRPP Trial
Meret Branscheidt
14.55 Uhr Correlation of MR-perfusion based Cerebral Blood Flow (CBF) Measurements with Phase Contrast MRI based CBF Measurements in Ischemic Stroke Patients
Bence Nemeth
15.10 Uhr Novel Tissue Viability Mapping for Improved Penumbra Imaging Following Acute Ischemic Stroke
Jorn Fierstra
15.25 Uhr Coffee break
16.00 Uhr

Recent Developments in Stroke Treatment

Cervical Artery Dissections: New Insight from the TREAT-CAD Trial
Stefan Engelter

16.20 Uhr Intracranial Atherosclerotic Disease
Mirjam Heldner
16.40 Uhr Interventional Treatment of Intracranial Stenoses
Jawid Madjidyar
17.00 Uhr Recent Developments in Neurosurgical Treatment of Stroke
Luca Regli
17.20 Uhr Antidepressants and Stroke
François Chollet


Valona Vlasi

Tel. +41 43 253 22 40