December 18,  2024 г. The 7th Conference of Azerbaijan Neurologists

 The 1st Conference of Paediatric Neurologists of Azerbaijan 

  Sharg zali II Sharg zali I
08: 00-10: 00 Registration
10: 00-11: 00

Opening Ceremony

«Yesterday, today and tomorrow of neurology in Azerbaijan»

Prof. Rana Shiraliyeva

11: 00-11: 20 «The role of KATP channels in migraine pathophysiology»  Prof. Messoud Ashina 

11: 20-11: 40

"Multidisciplinary instrumental diagnostics with prediction and monitoring of the therapeutic efficacy of epilepsy"

 Prof. Nadejda Korolyova 

11:40-12:10 Coffee break

"Medulla spinalis vascular malformations: Radiologic Diagnosis and Endovascular Therapy" 

Prof. Ahmet Memish

Aytan Mammadbayli (greeting) 

"Migraine diagnosis and treatment in children"

 Prof. Messoud Ashina


'Managment of Carotid artery stenosis"  

Prof. Natan Bornsteyn

Neoplastic disorders of central nervous system in children and their surgical treatment"

Azer Akberov


"Principles of treatment of sleep disorders" 

Prof. Rovshan Hasanov

"Neurological aspects of small abnormalities of heart development in children"

Prof. Ibrahim Isayev 


"Application of botulinotherapy in the tratment of focal dystonia" 

Prof. Sadagat Huseynova

'A child with developmental delays through the eyes of a pediatrician"

Assoc. Prof. Nigar Sadiyeva  


"Arterial hypertension-the main risk factor for atrial fibrillation"

Tofig Jahangirov

"Radiologic Imaging in Phacomatoses and Genetic Syndromes Associated with Central Nervous System Tumors" 

Prof. Ahmet Memish 


"Diagnosis and management of psychomotor seizures"

 Prof. Zafar Aliyev

"Neurogenetic aspects of perinatal hypoxic-ischemic affections of the central nervous system" 

DMS., Dos. Naila Rustamova 

14:10-15:10 Lunch

"Restless legs syndrome"

Assoc. Prof. Nergiz Huseyinoglu  

"Modern classification of epilepsy and epileptic syndromes in childhood"

Prof. Marjan Lepesova


"Modern approach to the laryngeal paralysis" 

Assoc. Prof. Ramil Hashimli

"Differentiation of motor phenomena during sleep in children"

Prof. Rovshan Hasanov


"Morphological substantiation of the possible role of systemic inflammatory processes in the development of neuropathies. Light and electron microscopic study"

Prof. Eldar Gasimov 

"Prenatal diagnostics of cerebral palsy"

Azer Faraj 


"Spinal fracture and neurological complications"

PhD Kamil Eyvazov

"Neonatal seizures"

Altynshash Jaxybayeva


"Pseudo-pseudo-Foster-Kennedy syndrome"

Sevda Hidayatzade

"Peculiarities of clinical course of neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis"

Prof.Kursad Aydin


"Epileptic personality changes and their therapy"

Prof. Nadir Aliyev

"Pediatric spinal deformities and treatment"

PhD Kamil Eyvazov

17:10-17:40 Coffee break

"Thalamic tumors. Resection or biopsy"

Tural Rahimli

"Characteristics of adreno-cholinergic correlations with regards to limbic-reticular aberrations in children with cerebral visual impairments"

Sevinj Salmanova 


"The algorithm of myofasciotomy and manual therapy for acute low back pain"

PhD Vagif Yagubov

"Management of neonatal seizures"

Aytan Mammadbayli


      The 4th İnternational Neurology Congress of Turkish-speaking countries - December 19, 2019

  Sharg zali II Khojasan   Khirdalan  (Satellite symposiums)                 
08:00-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:30 Opening ceremony
Prof. Rana Shiraliyeva, Prof. Messoud Ashina

Multiple Sclerosis

1. "Immuno-pathology of MS" 

 Munire Kilinc
2. "Treatment in MS and follow up of its efficacy"

Prof. Husnu Efendi

3. "Differential diagnosis of MS"

Prof. Rana Shiraliyeva

10:30-11:00 Coffee break / Poster discussion
11:00-12:00 Master Class
Multiple Sclerosis (case discussion)
Moderators: Prof. Rana Shiraliyeva, Prof. Husnu Efendi, Prof. Munire Kilinc

Stroke I 

1. "Establishing Stroke Service in the Republic of Georgia - a five years' experience"

Prof. Zaza Katsarava

2. "First and recurrent stroke: clinical and pathogenetic relationships"

Prof. Bakhtiyor Gafurov

3. "Atypic appearances of stroke"

Prof. Rovshan Hasanov


Arterium (40 minutes)

"History, present and future in the treatment of radiculopathy"

Prof. Mikhail Oros

13:00-14:00 Lunch

Master Class 

Stroke (case discussion)
Moderators: Prof. Bakhtiyor Gafurov, Prof. Rovshan Hasanov, Prof. Zaza Katsarava

Results of scientific research works of young scientists

1. "The use of antidepressants in treatment of comorbid depression with epilepsy in adolescents"

Sona Aliyeva

2. "The impact of epilepsy on qualityof life of patients with cerebral palsy" 

Madina Taghiyeva

3. "Psychotherepeutic support in neurological practise"

Sayyara Hasanli

4. "Analysis and prognosis of the course and treatment of acute cerebrovaskular disorders in patient with type 2 diabetes"

Sevinj Salamova 

5. "Neurological manifestations of HIV infection in children"

Saida Saidkhodjaeva




1. "Dual and multifocallesions in focal forms of epilepsy in the practice of radiologist"

PhD Daria Rudenko

2. "The possibilities of MRI in the diagnosis of vascular diseases and brain malfomations in epilepsy"

Dmitriy Bondarchuk

 3. "Sleep disorders in the practice of a pediatric and adult neurologits"

Pavel Pushnoi

Genetic neurologic disorders

1. "Mucopolisacaridosis: clinical course, diagnosis, treatment, genetiks"

Prof. Elkhan Rasulov

2. "Genetic interpretation of different types of mutations in DMD gene in Kazakh population"

PhD Dinmukhamed Ayaganov

 3. "Clinical and genetic heterogeneity of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in Kazakhstan"

Bakhtikul Mirzaliyeva 

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

Stroke II 

1. "Clinical and pathogenetic aspects of vascular dementia and treatment optimization issues"

Prof. Yakutkhon Madjidova 

2. "Modern aspects of stroke registry and rehabilitation in Dashkent"

Prof. Elbek Mirjurayev 

3. "Neurosurgical treatment in brain aneurizmas"

PhD Ruslan Pishanov 

Results of scientific research works in neurology

1. "Clinical features of a stroke with cardiogenic etiology in women"

Nargiz Mammadova

2. "Neurorehabilitation of post-stroke patients: a qualitative and quantitative analysis of cognitive, neurophysiological"

Marziyya Mammadova 

3. "Molecular-genetic study of dystrophin gene in hereditary Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients"

Saltanat Agayeva

 4. "Infrared spectroscopy in full-term infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy"

Leyla Rahimova

5. "Factors affecting results of surgical interventions in cervical discogenic compression"

Ismayil Garayev




The 4th International Neurology Congress of Turkish-speaking countries - December 20, 2019 

  Sharg zali II Khojasan Khirdalan (Satellite symposiums)
08:00-09:00 Registration


1. "Diagnosis of migraine and cluster headache (İHS classification)" 

Prof. Rovshan Hasanov

2. "Key signalig molecules in pathogenesis of migraine and cluster headache"

 Prof. Messoud Ashina 

3. "Monoclonal antibodies in migraine and cluster headache management"

Prof. Zaza Katsarava


Master Class

"Headache (case discussion)"

Moderators: Prof. Rovshan Hasanov, Prof. Messoud Ashina, Prof. Zaza Katsarava


Coffee break / Poster discussion



"Multidisciplinary approach to hypophysis and parasellar region: İnteractive case discussion session"

Moderators: Prof. Ahmet Memish, Uzm. Dr. Xayyam Eyvazov, Uzm. Dr. Agakishi Yahyayev, Uzm. Dr. Azer Ekberov


Takeda (1 hour)

"Stroke: problems and their solution, "pain points" of angioneurology"

Prof. Eduard Yakupov 


Neurology and psychiatry

1. "Neuropsychiatry: psychopathological syndromes in the clinic of neurological diseases"

Prof. Teymur Gafarov

2. "A "functional" patient is a difficult task for a neurologist"

Prof. Eduard Yakupov

3. "The proposed changes in the heading of mental and behavioral disorders İCD-11"

Prof. Fuad İsmaylov

4. "Panic Disorders: A 21 st Century"

Prof. Mikhail Oros

Results of scientific research works in neurology in Azerbaijan

1. "Cerebral palsy and co-morbid disease"

Mehriban Mammadova

2. "Morphometric markers of the atrophy of multiple sclerosis"

Aydin Mirzayev

3. "Modern approach to neonatal seizures"

Almaz Safarova

 4. "Electron microscopic characterization of fibrillar structures in the formation of capsular elements of the sensory ganglions of the spinal nerves"

Aygun Aliyarbayova

5. "Clinical-immunological status of newborns with seizures"

Gulsum Gurbanova

Ever (20 minutes)

"Treatment for stroke neuroprotection in terms of evidence-based medicine"

Prof. Bakhtiyor Gafurov


13:30-14:30 Lunch

Rare neurological disorders

1. "Central nervous system abnormalities in pediatric and adult mitochondrial disorder"

Prof. Josef Finsterer

2. "Unidentified bright object" of FASI - rare specific MRI symptomocomlex"

PhD Yunis Efendiyev

3. "Huntington's disease: clinical presentation and update on treatments"

Assoc. Prof. Nergiz Huseyinoglu 


1. "Pain: what is it? And what can we do about it? The multidisciplinary pain clinic"

Rimma Geller 

2. "Variations of the treatment of myofascial pain syndrome"

Vagif Yagubov

3. "Invasive procedure in pain management"

Rimma Geller


Stroke III

1. "Prevention of recurrent stroke"

Prof. Anatoliy Fedin

2. "Cognitive disorders in patients with chronic ischemia"

Prof. Erkin Nurgujayev

3. "The role and place of neuroprotective therapy for ischemic stroke"

Akmaral Izbasarova 

Results of scientific research works in neurology

 1. "Surgical management of craniopharyngiomas. Choosing the optimal surgical corridor for maximizing extent of resection and reducing surgical complications. Endoscopic versus Microscopic surgery"

Tural Rahimli 

2. "Spinal fracture and neurological complications"

PhD. Kamil Eyvazov 

3. "Ultrastructural characterization of nerve cells in the orbital cortex of the cerebral hemispheres of stress unsteadiness white rats fed with protein-free nutritional supplements " 

Prof. Eldar Gasimov 

4. "Small doses of radiation and cognitive impairment: myth or reality?" 

d.m.s. Saule Turuspekova

16:30-17:00 Coffee break / Poster dicussion

Heart and Brain 

1. "Cardioneurology: the principles of comorbidity and preventive strategy"

Prof. Mehman Mammadov

2. "Atrial fibrillation and stroke risk"

Prof. Tofig Jahangirov

3. "Features of cardiogen stroke"

Prof. Rovshan Hasanov


Results of scientific research works in neurology

1. "Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of multiple sclerosis in the population of Baku city" 

Aygun Guliyeva

2. "Quality of life in epilepsy"

Ulker Asadova 

3. "Long-term outcomes of the damage of central nervous system in children born with intrauterine infection"

Aygun Mammadova

4. "Pompe disease"

Arzu Aliyeva

5. "Epidemiology of multiple sclerosis in Azerbaijan (primary results)" 

Rahim Aliyev 





"EPNS" teaching courses - December 19-20, 2019


  December 19, 2019
Sharg zali I)

December 20, 2019  Workshops (with video clips, photos and UK case discussions) (Sharg zali I)

08:00-09:00 Registration 

Opening ceremony


Workshop 1: Focal epilepsies

Prof. Finbar O'Callaghan


Lecture 1: Infantile Spasms – aetiology, treatment, outcome

 Prof. Finbar O'Callaghan


Workshop 2: Stroke and epilepsy

 Prof. Finbar O'Callaghan


10:30-11:00 Coffee break 11:00-11:30 Coffee break

Lecture 2: mTORopathies and epilepsy

 Prof. Finbar O'Callaghan



Workshop 3: Epilepsies of infancy

 Prof. Finbar O'Callaghan



Lecture 3: Ketogenic diet treatment in children with refractory epilepsy

Dr. Naila Ismayilova


Workshop 4: Neuroinflammatory disorders

Dr. Jean-Pierre Lin

13:00-14:00 Lunch 13:30-14:30 Lunch

Lecture 1: Genetics of movement disorders in children

Dr Jean-Pierre Lin


Workshop 5: Neurological gait disorders (video clips, photos, case discussions)

Dr. Jean-Pierre Lin



Lecture 2: General principals of management of movement disorders

 Dr. Jean-Pierre Lin


Workshop 6: Neuroencephalopathies 

Dr. Jean-Pierre Lin

16:00-16:30 Coffee break 16:30-17:00 Coffee break

Lecture 3: Neuromodulation in movement disorders

 Dr. Jean-Pierre Lin


Final EPNS presentation

Dr. Naila Ismayilova