DOGRA HALL AUDITORIUM, INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY , HAUZ KHAS, NEW DELHI, INDIA
on Saturday evening for speakers,
chairpersons, delegates, organizers and advertisers at IIT Delhi.
Admission restricted to Invitees with Invitation card (Each card admits One)
Fund-Raising Faculty Dinner
on Sunday restricted to
Speakers, Special Invitees and those paying Rs.1500/person.
Admission restricted to Invitees with Invitation card (Each card admits Two; Dress Code: Formal)
be Revised from time to time, to give International Authorities more time to
discuss the basics and
in-depth latest studies
on pathology, mode of action and results of brain repair techniques in Autism and CP.
Last updated September 12th, 2007
|0900||1100||INAUGURATION & INTRODUCTORY SESSIONS|
|0900||0930||Announcer||Welcome Song, Announcements & Promo|
Vineet Bhusan Gupta
Senior Pediatric Neurologist at Apollo Hospital, Delhi. He has a long experience of managing neurodevelopmental disorders
|Welcome delegates and explain the current scenario of Neural Repair in Stroke, head trauma and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities in India|
Senior Consultant in Internal Medicine, Majeedia Hospital, Hamdard University & Founder Trustee and Director of FSMHP-UDAAN. He pioneered in India the Multimode HBOT-Based Early Medical Intervention Therapy for children with CP, whose results were invited for presentation at the 5th Int.Symp. on HBOT & the Recoverable Brain, Florida, July '06.
NR2CON Theme and worldwide advances in Neural Repair
Introduction to FSMHP-UDAAN and its role in bringing Neural Repair to India
|0950||1000||Dr. A Mukherjee||Showcase Videos & Welcome our Special little guests|
all VIPs and Chief Guest onto Stage
Lamp Lighting Ceremony by Chief Guest and Little VIPs
|1010||1030||Chief Guest||Inauguration Speech|
INDIAN SESSION on
Early Diagnosis & Testing in CP & Autism
CHAIRPERSON: Dr. R K Parashar
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Dr. N K Aggarwal, Director, Shubham Hospital, New Delhi
Consultant in Developmental Pediatrics at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
|Early Diagnosis of Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and its therapeutic implications: A Pediatricians perspective|
Ms. Hamblin has extensive experience in working with persons with cerebral palsy. Initially she developed therapy services for Indian Institute of Cerebral Palsy, which include outpatient services and an early intervention clinic. She received an M.B.E. in 1984 for her work in the field of disability. She is currently involved in training programmes for medical and rehabilitation professionals. She has developed training material in the form of booklets & video for both professionals & parents.
|Early Diagnosis of CP and allied Diseases: A Therapists perspective|
Senior Consultant, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Sitaram Bhartia Institute, Delhi
|Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum disorders|
Consultant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Sitaram Bhartia Institute, New Delhi.
|Newer Theories and Concepts in Autism Spectrum Disorders|
SPECT Scan & Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Hora, Asst. Prof. & In-Charge, NIMH Delhi
CO-CHAIRPERSON: (Specialist from NBRC on fMRI)
J. Michael Uszler
Present and near Future of Functional Imaging (SPECT, Functional MRI, etc.) in diagnosis of CNS lesions, with special reference to CP, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Head injury and emotional changes
President, Int. Hyperbaric Association, Clinical Asst. Professor, Section of Emergency Medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Co-Medical Director of the Hyperbaric Medicine Department at St. Charles General Hospital, New Orleans, Clinical and Research Director of the LSU Hyperbaric Medicine Fellowship..
is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
How does it work
Role in reducing edema
Role in reducing penumbra
Role in augmenting Stem cell activation and Neuroplasticity
Role of HBOT in Therapeutics
SESSION: Autism: Newer Theories, Genetics, Diagnosis, Brain Scanning and Biochemical Approach
CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Dharmender Kumar, Director, IPH
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Prof. Ravi Nehru, G B Pant Hospital, Delhi
On staff at the International Child Development Resource Center (ICDRC), a former Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Virginia Department of Family Medicine and a Defeat Autism Now! (DAN!) Physician. He is an advisory board member for US Autism and Asperger Association. He is one of the Internationally acclaimed authorities on Biochemical Approach to management of Autism, including the use of HBOT
|Common Biomedical Problems in Autism and Treatment Options
Background: severity of autism in the U.S. , U.K. , and the World.
Brief genetic background and evidence of an environmental contribution to autism.
Metal toxicity, inflammation, oxidative stress, and methylation abnormalities in autism.
Treatment options including chelation, anti-inflammatory medications, anti-oxidants, and other biomedical therapies.
Clinical Investigations of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Autism
Review the mechanisms of action of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) on the pathophysiology of autism including cerebral hypoperfusion, hypoxia, inflammation, and oxidative stress.
Review of 3 studies on HBOT in autism, including a double-blind controlled study of 55 children with autism.
Understand the common improvements and side effects seen with HBOT in autistic individuals.
Review and understand the protocols for treating autistic individuals with HBOT.
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Brain Repair: Traditional & Futuristic Approach to Management
CHAIRPERSON: Prof. Vinode Puri, HOD, G B Pant Hospital, New Delhi
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Dr.(Ms.) M S Ray
Professor, Head of Department and Dean of Faculty of Medicine at Hamdard University, New Delhi. He has extensive experience in our ancient heritage of medicinal knowledge, especially Unani Therapies.
|Evaluation of a Unani Formulation for improving Cognitive impairment in children with CP and MR, in children enrolled at UDAAN.|
I C Verma
Sr. Consultant & Chairman, Dept. of Genetic Medicine, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
|Genetic Counseling in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities|
M M Mehndiratta
Professor of Neurology, GB Pant Hospital and Hon. Secy, Ind. Neurological Society
|Stem cell research in India, with especial reference to neurological Disabilities.|
Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, and Radiology at the University of Miami-School of Medicine, Director of the Biofeedback Laboratory at University of Miami School of Medicine/Miami Jewish Home & Hospital.
How it is done
Role in Augmenting Neuroplasticity
Application in Stroke, head Injury, etc, with special reference to Stroke and Brain injury
Autism Spectrum Disorder: Medical Advances and Insights
CHAIRPERSON: Prof. Sanjay Wadhwa, HOD PMR at PGIMER, Chandigarh
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Rajiv Uttam
DAN Physician, Edison, New Jersey, USA, is board certified in Environmental Medicine, and Board member for US Autism and Asperger Association. His special interest is in heavy metals, B-12 biochemistry, DAN Protocol and HBOT.
Approach to a child with ASD
Dispelling the myth that Autism is always permanent.
The importance of regulated and specific diet, with balanced micronutrient support
Rehabilitation techniques specific to ASD
DAN protocol: what it means, and what it implies.
HBOT, why it is necessary in ASD, and how much it helps.
Need for, and proper usage of Injection MB12 in ASD
Prognosis of ASD with a balanced multi modal approach
DISCUSSION ON AUTISM
Innovative Interventions for Neurological Damage
CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Manoj Kumar, Chief Disability Commissioner, GOI
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Tarun Sahni
Executive Director of the International Hyperbarics Association.
|Mitochondrial Disease: Current scenario of management of MD, including personal experience with her own daughter affected with MD and outcome 5 years later.|
|1450||1520||Dr. B Brucker||Operant Conditioning to augment Neuroplasticity in CP and ADHD|
|1520||1550||Dr. Paul Harch||Role of HBOT in CP and allied Disorders in children|
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Ste-Justine, Montreal, Canada. He carried out the largest published landmark study in CP management published in 110 children, in Lancet 2001, using HBOT at 1.75 ATA using 100% Oxygen versus HBOT at 1.35 ATA using ambient
|Regular vs. mHBOT in management of CP in children|
Dr. Shakir Jamil##, Dr. Ajay Kumar* (Presenter), Dr. Ujjwal
Chopra*, Dr. Sanjay Kumar*, Ms. Premshila Singh*, Ms. Erene Khonglam*,
Dr. Lallan Kumar* & Dr. Tarun Sahni
# Director & Founder Trustee, FSMHP-UDAAN & Projects, Delhi
## H.O.D. Medicine, Hamdard University, New Delhi
* Team UDAAN
|India's First Controlled Ongoing Study on UDAAN Multimode Therapy of CP, comparing Standard Therapy with the same plus CP-Specific Acupuncture plus 1.3 ATA ambient air HBA or Regular HBOT at 1.5 ATA or 1.75 ATA|
Arun Mukherjee (Presenter), Prof. Shakir Jamil & Ms. Anju
* H.O.D. Autism Project, FSMHP-UDAAN
India's First Study of the Scenario of Autism Spectrum Disorders and need based Medical Interventions in affected children using Standard Therapy, DAN Protocol, MB12, Chelation and mHBOT: A Research Protocol by UDAAN at Delhi (Pending DCI permission).
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Government policies and facilities for Persons with Disability
CHAIRPERSON: Gen. Cardozo, Chairperson, RCI
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Prasenjit Mazumdar, Social Welfare Officer, AIJNIHH, Delhi
Ex-Chairperson, National Trust for the Welfare of Persons with Autism, CP and MR. She is an authority on various policies of the Government for helping persons with disabilities and has always extended a helping hand to enable disabled persons.
|Government policies and benefits extended to persons with CP, Autism, and Mental Retardation|
Therapy Interventions & Outcome in CP
CHAIRPERSON: Ms. Poonam Natarajan, Chairperson, National Trust for Welfare of Persons with Autism, CP & MH
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Ms. Ona P Desai, Reader, Dept. of Allied Sciences, Hamdard University
President of Caresharing Foundation in Netherlands. She has been associated with special need children as a therapist. Her talk at the 5th Int. Symposium on HBOT and the Recoverable Brain, on balanced Exercise Program in CP children given HBOT, was highly appreciated.
Balanced exercise program along with HBOT in children with CP
Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy School and Center at K.E.M.Hospital Mumbai. She has extensive experience in management of Sensory Processing Deficits in Autism.
Sensory Integration Therapy in Cerebral Palsy
Senior Orthopedic Surgeon, St. Stephens Hospital, Delhi
|Role of Surgical interventions and Nerve Block / Botulinum Therapy in Spasticity in CP / Stroke|
Asstt. Prof. in Special Education at the National Institute for the Mentally Handicapped, Regional Centre, New Delhi. After Post Graduation in Education she underwent intensive 1 yr diploma course in Special Education in University of Birmingham, U.K in 1984 and her Ph.D from Jamia Milia Islamia in the year 2005.
A Comparative study of stress, expectation and awareness level among parents of Individuals with CP, Multiple Disabilities & Autism
Therapy Interventions & Outcome in Autism
CHAIRPERSON: Dr. Anjali Joshi
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Ms. Anju Saxena
Prof. Of Occupational Therapy at NRITAR, Bhubaneshwar. He has extensive expertise on the role of Sensory Integration Therapy in CP
Sensory Integration Therapy in Autism
Certified Nutritional Consultant (CNC), resident of New Jersey, USA for last 9 yrs with husband and her only son: an autistic child. She privately consults with a Holisitic Center in New York to help parents implement various Bio-Medical interventions (GFCF Diet, Vitamins, Supplements, MB12 shots, Chelation, HBOT
Efficacy of Biochemical Approach in Autism: A practical and personal observation from a professional and mother of an autistic child.
Medical & Technical Synergy for Speech, Communication and Assistive
CHAIRPERSON: Prof. Subhash Wadhwa, Prof. of IIT, Delhi & Principal, GGSIPU, Delhi.
CO-CHAIRPERSON: Dr. V P Shah, Associate Prof., Ali Yuvar Jung Inst. for Hearing Handicapped, Delhi
Nandini Chatterjee Singh
Asst. Prof. National Brain Research Centre, Haryana, INDIA. She is doing pioneering basic research on Speech Mechanisms and Language and central auditory processing, Language and learning disabilities, and Structure and representation of sound.
|Basic Research on Speech Mechanisms, with special reference to special need persons|
Specializes in Alternative Augmentative Communication. Her work at Kolkata has brought her International acclaim for improving communication ability to countless special need adults and children with neurological disabilities.
Alternative & Augmentative Communication (AAC) in the management of Neurodevelopmental disabilities in children
|1500||1530||Dr. Pratibha Karanth is a pioneer in the field of Speech-Language Pathology in India for last 30 years. She worked with Tito aka Rajrishi Mukhophadyay, a gifted autistic child who could talk about his autism. Subsequently, she developed the Communication DEALL program for children with communication disorders such as Specific Language Impairment (SLI), Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD) / Autism (ASD) and Developmental Verbal Dyspraxia (DVD).||
Communication DEALL Program (Developmental Eclectic Approach to Language Learning) for children with communication disorders like Autism
|1530||1600||Dr. Shobhan Saha
Assoc. Prof, Dept. of Occupational Therapy at Manipal Medical College, India. He has done extensive research in the development of Assistive Technologies for helping improve the quality of life of adults and children with Cerebral Palsy.
Assistive Devices for Neuro-developmental disabilities especially Locomotor variety
OT, Dr. Mary Varghese Institute of Rehabilitation, CMC, Vellore
|Modern Assistive Devices in the management of Spinal Injury|
|1610||1630||Cochlear Implant to enhance hearing impairment in disabled persons|
VOTE OF THANKS: Dr. Arun Mukherjee
|1700||TEA AND DISPERSE|
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