This virtual conference is uniquely designed for registered delegates to have a 1-month access to our webinars (live and pre-recorded). The webinars will be on our event page in Docquity. After you have successfully registered on our webpage, please download Docquity and search for “Malaysia Stroke Virtual Conference 2020” event page to access to our webinar during the event date.

All information and programme has been prepared in good faith and is correct at the time of sharing. There will be changes as the congress planning progresses in our effort to put together an interesting programme for our delegates, speakers and exhibitors.

Full Programme

Channel Guide

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Plenary Lectures-Live Broadcast

Time Day 1: 14th August 2020 1
0900 hrs Opening Ceremony
1015hrs (LIVE) Plenary 1
Data Monitoring: Why I need this for my stroke centre? 30 mins + 15 mins Q&A
Dr Law Wan Chung, Malaysia
1100hrs (LIVE) Plenary 2
ResQ : Stroke is a conNetwork 30 mins + 15 mins Q&A
Professor Dr Hj. Hamidon Hj. Basri, Malaysia
1200hrs (LIVE) Plenary 3
Telemedicine: Optimisation of Stroke Care During the Pandemic of COVID-19 30 mins + 15 mins Q&A
Prof Dr Nijasri Charnnarong, Thailand
Time Day 2: 15th August 2020 2
1400hrs (LIVE) Plenary 4
The Future of Stroke Care in KKM
30 mins + 15 mins Q&A
Dr Law Wan Chung, Malaysia
1500hrs (LIVE) Plenary 5
The Impact of COVID-19 on ASEAN countries Stroke care  30 mins + 15 mins Q&A
Professor Dr Eko Arisetijono, Indonesia
Time Day 3: 16th August 2020 3
1600hrs (LIVE) Plenary 6
Knowledge on the Action to be Taken and Recognition of Symptoms of Stroke in a Community Level 30 mins + 15 mins Q&A
Professor Dr Ching Siew Mooi, Malaysia
Hyperacute Stroke 1
Optimization Stroke Management During COVID-19 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Hoo Fan Kee, Malaysia
Stroke Thrombolysis-DNT Why Is It Important? 30 mins
Dr Tan Wee Yong, Malaysia
Stroke Thrombectomy - Indication and How We Approach? Wait for RTPA to work 30 mins
Dr Wong Yee Choon, Malaysia
Past, Present & Future : Stroke Thrombolysis 30 mins
Professor Dr Tan Kay Sin, Malaysia
Managing Stroke Reperfusion Complications 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Wan Nur Nafisah Wan Yahya, Malaysia
When to refer for CEA or CAS? 30 mins
Dr Ahmad Rafizi Hariz Ramli, Malaysia
Stroke Reperfusion- Advance Imaging Guide Difficult? 30 mins
Dr Wan Asyraf Wan Zaidi, Malaysia
Delirium in Acute Stroke 30 mins
Professor Dr Ramesh Sahathevan, Australia
Stroke Prevention: A New Paradigm in the Era of the 4th Industrial Revolution 30 mins
Professor Dr Valery Feigin, New Zealand
Improvement of Stroke Services in Low Resource Setting 30 mins
Professor Dr Sheila Martins, Brazil
Role of Tocotrienol in Neuroprotection 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Hoo Fan Kee, Malaysia
The Perils of Hypertension: How Do We Prevent Cerebrovascular Disease? 30 mins
Dr Shanker Vinayagamoorthy, Malaysia
Impeding the Progression of Diabetes to Stroke 30 mins
Dr Lau Bik Kui, Malaysia
Stroke Emergency 1
Should Malaysia Have it's Own Mobile Stroke Unit? 30 mins
Dr Sarah Abd Karim, Malaysia
Can EP Safely and Effectively Initiate Thrombolysis 30 mins
Dr Iskasymar Ismail, Malaysia
Stroke Screening Tools for PHC. What Are the Evidence? 30 mins
Dr Low Mook Yuang, Malaysia
Quality Improvement in Acute Stroke Care : A Fundamental Approach 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Mohd Idzwan, Malaysia
Stroke and Medical Litigations 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Kamarul Aryffin Baharudin, Malaysia
Code Stroke: Saving The Minutes
Dr Chow Chee Toong, Malaysia
Stroke in Dispatch - It Is Not Easy But Important 30 mins
Dr Umul Khair Mohamad, Malaysia
Stroke Management 2
Country Data of NNT (Neurology vs Non Neurologist) Hospitals performance 30 mins
Dr Schee Jie Ping, Malaysia
Challenges Of Setting Up Acute Thrombolysis Service In a Non-Neurologist Hospital 30 mins
Dr Aznita Ibrahim, Malaysia
Geriatric 2
Assessment and Management of Risk Factors of Stroke in the Older Person 30 mins
Dr Ungku Ahmad Ameen Bin Ungku Mohd Zam, Malaysia
Assessment and Management  in the Acute Phase of Stroke 30 mins
Dr Tan Kit Mun, Malaysia
Assessment for Complications of Stroke- Medical and Psychosocial 30 mins
Dr Alan Ch'ng, Malaysia
Dealing with Comorbidities in Stroke 30 mins
Dr Teh Hoon Lang, Malaysia
Rare Presentations of Stroke 30 mins
Dr Cheah Wee Kooi, Malaysia
Stroke and AF in Older Persons - To Treat or Not to Treat? 30 mins
Dr Alan Ch'ng, Malaysia
Community-Based Initiatives for Stroke 30 mins
Dr Teoh Gaik Kin, Malaysia
Stroke Rehab 2
Restoring Brain Functionality After Stroke. Principles of Neurorehabilitation 30 mins
Professor Dr Lydia Abd Latiff, Malaysia
Gaining an Upper Hand in Neurorehabilitation of the Upper- Extremity: Rationale and decision making Algorithm 30 mins
Dr Norhayati Hussein, Malaysia
Interventions for post stroke upper extremity function: Virtual Reality and Robotics 30 mins
Dr Fazah Akhtar Hanapiah, Malaysia
Mirror Box Therapy, Motor Imagery and Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy- Principles and Practical Points 30 mins
Ms Regina Maniam, Malaysia
Supported Communication Interventions (SCI) and Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) for Individuals with Aphasia 30 mins
Ms Nadwah Onwi , Malaysia
Early Mobilization : Is Earlier The Better? 30 mins
Dr Maslina Yazid, Malaysia
Fitness in Stroke 30 mins
Dr Haidzir Abd Manaf, Malaysia
Newbie in Post-Stroke Unilateral Neglect: Everything You Have Always Wanted to Know  30 mins
Dr Norhayati Hussein, Malaysia
Rehabilitation Nursing for Stroke - Basic and Fundamental 30 mins
Madam Lee Pei Lee, Malaysia
Family Medicine 3
CHADS2 and CHA2DS2-VASc Score for Stroke Risk Assessment in Atrial Fibrillation: Its Applicability for Primary Care 30 mins
Dr Navin Kumar Devaraj, Malaysia
Caregivers of Stroke Patients in the Malaysian Community: Provision of Holistic Care for Unsung Heroes 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Aznida Firzah Abdul Aziz , Malaysia
Oral Healthcare for Post stroke Patients: Module for Caregivers 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Tuti Ningseh Mohd Dom, Malaysia
Recognising Dementia among Post Stroke Patients: Challenges in Managing at Primary Care 30 mins
Dr Mohd Fairuz Ali, Malaysia
Neurointerventional Radiology 1
Case Selection for Thrombectomy 30 mins
Professor Dr Khairul Azmi Bin Abd Kadir, Malaysia
ICAD in Mechanical Thrombectomy 30 mins
Dr Md Yuzairif Md Yusof, Malaysia
Managing Neurointervention in COVID Centre 30 mins
Dr Zulkifli Zaki Bin Abd Ghani, Malaysia
Thrombectomy : 4 Case Experiences Sharing
Dr Mohd Naim Mohd Yaakob, Malaysia
Dr Fadhli Mohamed Sani, Malaysia
Dr Leong Yuh Yang, Malaysia
Dr Mohd Fandi Al Khafiz Kamis, Malaysia
Thrombectomy: Complication and Bail-out 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Mohd Shafie Abdullah, Malaysia
Posterior Circulation Stroke- How best to Deal With Them 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Rozman Zakaria, Malaysia
Thromboaspiration vs Stent Retriver in Mechanical Thrombectomy 30 mins
Professor Dr Khairul Azmi Bin Abd Kadir, Malaysia
Neuroimaging in Acute Stroke 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Ezamin Abdul Rahim, Malaysia
Ossama Yassin Mansour, Egypt
Intracranial Cranial Stenting 30 mins
Cuong Tran Chi, Vietnam
Thrombectomy for AIS: Difficult Cases Experience 30 mins
Cuong Tran Chi, Vietnam
Basic & Translation Stroke Research in Malaysia 3
Resveratrol as a Potential Agent for Intracerebral Hemorrhage Neuroprotection: Insight on the Role of Adenosine A1 Receptors
Associate Professor Dr Igor Iezhitsa, Malaysia
Modulating the Trajectory of Post-stroke Cognitive Impairment from Bench to Bedside
Dr Ong Lin Kooi, Malaysia
The Way Forward with Animal Models of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease
Dr Hafizah Abdul Hamid, Malaysia
Nasam : Our Role On The Management of Stroke in Malaysia
Ms Tracy Chan Yan Peng, Malaysia
Featured Talk 4
Why Simulation is needed for my stroke centre? 1 hour
Dr Paola Santalucia, Italy
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Atrial Fibrillation Patient with Prior Stroke 1 hour
Dr Mike Sharma, Canada
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ICAD - From Patient Selection to Treatment  1 hour
  1. Patient Selection for Intracranial Angioplasty or Stenting - Neurologist Perspectives
    Professor Thomas Leung, Hong Kong
  2. Techniques Tips and Tricks and Angioplasty vs Angioplasty & Stenting
    Professor Wong Ho Fai, Hong Kong
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Patent Foramen Ovale & Its Role in Cryptogenic Stroke 1 hour
  1. Pathophysiology
    A/Prof Edgar Tay, Singapore
  2. Latest evidence from Clinical Trials
    A/Prof Low Ting Ting, Singapore
  3. Case Discussion
    A/Prof Vijay Kumar Sharma & Dr Lim Yinghao, Singapore
  4. Morphology & Procedure
    Dr Ivandito Kuntjoro, Indonesia
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NeuroAiD in Ischemic and Traumatic Brain Injuries 1 hour
  1. Effects of NeuroAiD on Long-Term Functional Outcomes after Stroke
    Professor Christopher Chen, Malaysia
  2. Effects of Combination Treatment with NeuroAiD and Rehabilitation
    Professor Nijasri C.Suwanwela, Thailand
  3. Effect of MLC901 on Traumatic Brain Injury - the BRAINS Study
    Professor Valery Feigin, New Zealand
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Break-Time Talk 5
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LDL Lowering and Stroke Prevention 30 mins
Associate Professor Dr Hoo Fan Kee, Malaysia
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