The 23rd Annual Gabor Racz Advanced Interventional Budapest Pain Conference and Workshop

The 38th FIPP Exam August 30, 2018 • Budapest, Hungary

General Lectures

Monday, 27 August

Room Two & Three

07.15
Opening Remarks

Gabor B. Racz, MD, FIPP
Craig Hartrick, MD, FIPP, President of WIP
Edit Racz, MD, FIPP
Agnes Stogicza, MD, FIPP, CIPS

Moderators:

Serdar Erdine, MD, FIPP and Miles Day, MD, FIPP

07.30
Achievements of WIP - Past 2 years

Craig Hartrick, MD, FIPP

07.50
Epidural Neuroplasty – 10 year follow-up

Ludgar Gerdesmeyer, MD, PhD, FIPP

08.10
Advances in Understanding the Role of the DRG in Pain

Marshall Devor, PhD

08.30
Radiofrequency Targets

Mert Akbas, MD, FIPP

08.50
Continuing Evolution of Pulsed Radiofrequency

Serdar Erdine, MD, FIPP

09.10
Coffee break
Moderators:

Aaron Calodney, MD, FIPP and Ricardo Ruiz-López, MD, FIPP

09.30
Regenerative Medicine and Bone Marrow Aspirate

Phillipe Hernigou, MD

09.50
Stem Cells vs PRP

Arnold Caplan, PhD

10.10
Integrating Regenerative Medicine into an Interventional Practice

Aaron Calodney, MD, FIPP

10.30
Spinal PRP – Report on 50 Cases

Ricardo Ruiz-López, MD, FIPP

10.50
Societies Acceptance of Regenerative Medicine

TBA

11.10
Role and Future of endoscopic spine surgery in the treatment of symptomatic conditions of the spine

Anthony Yeung, MD, FIPP

11.30
Accumulating evidence on peridural membrane/Road to PhD

Hemmo Bosscher, MD, PhD, FIPP

11.50
Percutaneous Discectomy

Sudhir Diwan, MD, FIPP

12.10
Questions and Answers
12.30
Lab Instruction

Miles Day, MD, FIPP

12.45
Lunch
13.30
Transport to Workshop at Semmelweis University

Tuesday, August 28

Room Two & Three

07.30-09.00
Industry Technical Presentations

Moderators:  Ira Fox, MD, FIPP and Gabor B. Racz, MD, FIPP

09.00
Medical Legal Aspects of Interventional Pain

Standiford Helm, MD, FIPP

09.20
How do You Write a Good Article?

Craig Hartrick, MD, FIPP and Robert Levy, MD

09.40
Radiofrequency Innovations in Pain Management

Ricardo Ruiz-López, MD, FIPP

10.00
Coffee break
Moderators:

Adnan A. Al-Kaisy, MB ChB, FRCA, FFPMRCA, FIPP and TBA

10.30
Recent Advances in Electrical Neuromodulation

Peter Staats, MD, MBA, FIPP

10.50
Does SCS Frequency Matter?

Adnan A. Al-Kaisy, MB ChB, FRCA, FFPMRCA, FIPP

11.10
Evidence in Neuromodulation

Robert Levy, MD

11.30
Wireless Neuromodulation – The Supportive Evidenc

Richard Rauck, MD, FIPP

11.50
Neurolysis in Cancer Pain

Serdar Erdine, MD, FIPP

12.10
Questions and Answers
12.30
Lab Instruction

Miles Day, MD, FIPP

12.45
Lunch
13.30
Transport to Workshop at Semmelweis University

Wednesday, 29 August

Section A

Room Two

Moderators:

Monique Steegers, MD, FIPP and Edit Racz, MD, FIPP

07.30
The Education of Pain Physicians

Eric Wilson, BSc (med), MB, BCh, FIPP

07.50
Continuing Education – Striving to Learn More

Juan Carlos Flores, MD, FIPP

08.10
Fluoro vs Ultrasound – Should They be Combined or Separated?

Sang Chui Lee, MD, PhD, FIPP

08.30
MRIs for the Non-Radiologist

Doug Beall, MD

08.50
Where Does the Opioid Crisis Lead Us?

Peter Staats, MD, MBA, FIPP

09.10
Coffee break
Moderators:

Peter Staats, MD, FIPP and Adnan A. Al-Kaisy, MB ChB, FRCA, FFPMRCA, FIPP, FIPP

09.30
Urine Toxicology

Miles Day, MD, FIPP

09.50
Q & A – Narcotic Related Issues

Aaron Calodney, MD, FIPP

10.20
Radiation Safety

Juan Carlos Flores, MD, FIPP

10.40
Cryoneurolysis

Andrea Trescot, MD, FIPP, CIPS

11.00
Detoxification from High Dose Opioids

Carl Noe, MD, FIPP

11.20
Cancer Pain Management – Are We Making a Difference?

Kris Vissers, MD, PhD, FIPP

11.40
CRPS – New Principals: The Road back to work

Gabor B. Racz, MD, FIPP

12.00
Entrapment Neuropathies in Cancer Pain

Andrea Trescot, MD, FIPP, CIPS

12.20
Questions and Answers/Lab Instructions

Miles Day, MD, FIPP

12.45
Lunch
13.30
Transport to Workshop at Semmelweis University

Wednesday, August 29

Section B

Room Three

Moderators:

Andrea Trescot, MD, FIPP, CIPS and Standiford Helm, MD, FIPP

07.30
Clinical Research – End Points and Outcomes?

Ludger Gerdesmeyer, MD, PhD, FIPP

07.50
Vertebral Augmentation – Why the Studies Were Wrong

TBA

08.10
Cervicogenic Headaches

Miles Day, MD, FIPP

08.30
Neurosurgery and the Pain Patient

Lorand Eross, MD, FIPP

08.50
Scarring Triangle – New Developments of Epidural Neuroplasty

Gabor B. Racz, MD, ABIPP, FIPP

09.10
Coffee break
Moderatotrs:

Ricardo Ruiz-López, MD, FIPP and Craig Hartrick, MD, FIPP

09.30
Cervical facets (MBB, intraarticular, RF)

Sudhir Diwan, MD, FIPP

09.50
Lumbar facets MBB, intraarticular, RF)

Mert Akbas, MD, FIPP

10.10
Lumbar sympathetic/ superior hypogastric

Javier de Andres, MD, FIPP

10.30
Caudal Neuroplasty – Experience with over 13,000 Cases

Ira Fox, MD, FIPP

10.50
Transforaminal/DRG (including catheter)

Fabricio Dias Assis, MD, FIPP

11.10
Cervical, thoracic, lumbar, caudal epidural

Standiford Helm, MD, FIPP

11.30
Stellate/T2/3 sympathetic

TBA

11.50
Splanchnic/celiac

TBA

12.10
Radiological Interpretation of Discography

Doug Beall, MD

12.30
Why Become a FIPP?

Monique Steegers, MD, PhD, FIPP

12.45
Lunch
13.30
Transport to Workshop at Semmelweis University