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ICKDA 2019


Scientific Program

Scientific Program Scientific Program

Exploring the Novel Concept of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementia

08:00-08:50 Registration
08:50-09:00 Opening Remarks
Session 1 : Update of Neuroimaging in Alzheimer's Disease
Chair  Dong Won Yang (The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
Yong Jeong (KAIST, Korea)                                                               
9:00-09:30 Advances of MR imaging in dementia Won-Jin Moon (Konkuk University, Korea)
9:30-10:00 Update of amyloid PET imaging in dementia Sang Won Seo (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
10:00-10:30 In vivo tau PET imaging in dementia Chul Hyoung Lyoo (Yonsei University, Korea)
10:30-10:50 Coffee Break
Plenary Session I
Chair  Seol-Heui Han (Konkuk University, Korea)                                    
Chin-Sang Chung (Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea)
10:50-11:30 Toward a biological definition of Alzheimer's disease Clifford R. Jack, Jr (Mayo Clinic, USA)
11:30-12:10 Tracking the molecular pathology of Alzheimer's disease with imaging William Jagust (University of California Berkeley, USA)
Luncheon Symposium 1
Chair  Seung Hyun Kim (Hanyang University, Korea)
12:10-13:00 Acetylcholinestrase inhibitors and beyond Kee Hyung Park (Gachon University Gil Medical Center, Korea)
13:00-14:00 Poster Session 1
Session 2 : Over the Horizon of Neuroinflammation of AD
Chair  Ki Woong Kim (Seoul National University, Korea)                
Byeong Chae Kim (Chonnam National University, Korea)
14:00-14:30 The importance of complement immune signaling in AD pathogenesis Cynthia A. Lemere (Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA)
14:30-15:00 Immune-inflammatory modulation as a therapeutic strategy for AD and neurodgenerative diseases Seung Hyun Kim (Hanyang University, Korea)
15:00-15:30 Implications of soluble TREM-2 in Alzheimer’s disease Jae-Hong Lee (University of Ulsan, Korea)
15:30-15:50 Coffee Break
Session 3 : Basic to Translational Science for AD
Chair Jae-sung Bae (Kyungpook National University, Korea)
Kyung Won Park (Dong-A University, Korea)                      
15:50-16:20 Modelling Alzheimer’s disease: From mice to non-human primates Takaomi Saido (RIKEN, Japan)
16:20-16:50 A spotlight on novel pathogenesis & drug targets in Alzheimer’s disease: Lessons from sphingolipid metabolism Hee Kyung Jin (Kyungpook National University, Korea)
16:50-17:20 Translational molecular imaging of the pathological processes in AD Tetsuya Suhara (National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan)
17:20 Closing Remarks
18:00 ~ Welcome Reception (3F Crystal Ballroom)
08:00-08:50 Registration
08:50-09:00 Opening Remarks
Session 4 : Practical Advances in Alzheimer’s Disease Blood Biomarker Development in Korea
Chair  Dong Young Lee (Seoul National University, Korea)
Sun Ah Park (Ajou University, Korea)                              
9:00-09:30 Personalized Alzheimer's disease blood biomarker with MDS technology Seong Soo Alexander An (Gachon Gil Hospital, Korea)
9:30-10:00 Comparative analyses of Aβ levels by self-standard method in Alzheimer patient plasma YoungSoo Kim (Yonsei University, Korea)
10:00-10:30 Blood is a good window to reflect brain pathologies in Alzheimer's disease: Blood biomarkers for brain amyloid deposition and tau accumulation in AD patients Inhee Mook-Jung (Seoul National University, Korea)
10:30-10:50 Coffee Break
Plenary Session II
Chair  Duk L. Na (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
Seong Yoon Kim (Ulsan University, Korea)      
10:50-11:30 Advances in precision brain health: The emergence of digital Biomarkers Rhoda Au (Boston University, USA)
11:30-12:10 Comprehensive genetic association study of Alzheimer's disease Lindsay Farrer (Boston University, USA)
Luncheon Symposium 2
Chair   Kun-Woo Park (Korea University, Korea)
12:10-13:00 Brain volume analysis and neuropsychological evaluation in Alzheimer’s disease patients. Interim long term results from the ASCOMALVA trial. Francesco Amenta(University of Camerino, Italy)
13:00-14:00 Poster Session 2
Session 5 : Neuropsychology: Dementia Care Update
Chair  Yeonwook Kang (Hallym University, Korea)  
Il-Woo Han (Hyoja Geriatric Hospital, Korea)
14:00-14:30 Early detection of cognitive and behavioral symptoms in the patients with preclinical Alzheimer's disease Juhee Chin (Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
14:30-15:00 What does the brain tell you after a stroke? Adrian Wong
(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
15:00-15:30 Care and rehabilitation for people living with dementia Eun-Jeong Lee (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA)
15:30-15:50 Coffee Break
Plenary Session III
Chair  Jae-Hong Lee (Asan Medical Center, Korea)
15:50-16:30 Genetics in neurodegenerative disease John Hardy (University College London, UK)
Session 6 : Advances of Genetics in Dementia
Chair   Kun Ho Lee(Chosun University, Korea),                          
Jee Hyang Jeong (Ewha Womans University, Korea)
16:30-17:00 AD Genetics in Korea Chang-Seok KI (Green Cross Genome, Korea)
17:00-17:30 Imaging genetics: ADNI experiences Kwangsik Nho (Indiana University, USA)
17:30-18:00 Why we are finding PRNP mutations among AD patients and their implications in the pathology and the final diagnosis Takeshi Ikeuchi
(Niigata University, Japan)
18:00-18:10 Closing Remarks

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