InstructorAli F. Krisht
TypeOnsite Course
DateApr 14, 2016 - Apr 17, 2016
PlaceCadaver Lab, Yang-Ming University
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Lectures and Hands-on Cadaver Dissection Course for The 11st National Yang Ming University-Taipei Veterans General Hospital Cerebrovascular Microneurosurgery


Time & Place

April 14-17, 2016

National Yang-Ming University, School of Medicine,

Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Department of Anatomy,

2nd floor, Building of Experiments,

155, Sec. 2, Li-Nong Street, Peitou, Taipei, Taiwan


Tuition Fee

before March 10, 2016 ==> 2,000 USD

after March 10, 2016 ==> 2,300 USD


Cancellation Policy

Cancellation received by March 24, 2016 will be refunded in full; those received after that date are subject to a 900 USD administrative fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellation received after March 31, 2016. In the event the conference is cancelled, the tuition fee and flight transfer fee (original receipt required) are reimbursable.


Course Director

Ali F. Krisht, MD

Professor and Director

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute, St. Vincent Hospital

Little Rock, Arkansas


Course Co-director

Min-Hsiung Chen, MD, PhD (陳敏雄醫師)

Chief, General Neurosurgery

Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute

National Yang-Ming University

Taipei Veterans General Hospital

Lab Coordinator

Sanford PC. Hsu, MD (許秉權醫師)


Wei-Hsin Wang, MD (王緯歆醫師)

Jui-To Wang, MD (王瑞鐸醫師)

Chun-Fu Lin, MD (林俊甫醫師)

Honored Guest

Evandro de Oliveira, MD, PhD


Department of Neurological Surgery

State University of Campinas – UNICAMP

Sao Paulo


Emad T. Aboud, MD


Director, Microsurgery Laboratory

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute, St. Vincent Hospital

Little Rock, AR





Day 1 (Thursday April 14, 2016)

07:30-07:45 Registration and Continental Breakfast

07:45-08:00 Welcome Yang-Hsin Shih

08:00-08:45 Basics of Microneurosurgery E. de Oliveira

08:45-09:15 Pterional Approach and Opening the

09:15-09:45 Cadaver Demonstration Ali F. Krisht

09:45-10:00 Coffee Break

10:00-12:00 Cadaver Dissection by Participants

12:00-12:45 Lunch (Provided)

12:45-13:45 In and Through the Anatomy of the Sellar,

13:45-14:45 Cadaver Dissection by Participants (con’d)

13:45-14:45 Aneurysm Clipping on Aboud’s Model Emad T. Aboud

14:45-15:00 Coffee Break

15:00-16:00 Considerations of Venous System in

16:00-17:30 2D or 3D Case Discussions on MCA, A-com

17:30 Adjourn

18:00 Special Event Dinner

Sylvian Fissure Ali F. Krisht

Parasellar & Cavernous Sinus Regions Ali F. Krisht

Vascular Surgery E. de Oliveira

and Internal Carotid Artery Aneurysms All Faculty


Day 2 (Friday April 15, 2016)

07:30-08:00 Continental Breakfast

08:00-08:30 Pretemporal Approach to Paraclinoid

08:30-09:00 Variations of Paraclinoid Aneurysms

09:00-10:00 Pretemporal Approach to Paraclinoid Aneurysms (Cadaver Demonstration) Ali F. Krisht

10:00-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-12:15 Cadaver Dissection by Participants

10:15-12;15 Aneurysm Clipping on Aboud’s Model Emad T. Aboud

12:15-13:00 Lunch (Provided)

13:00-14:00 Transcavernous Approach to Basilar Apex

Aneurysms (Intradural Way) E. de Oliveira and Its Surgical Strategies Ali F. Krisht

Aneurysms (Cadaver Demonstration) Ali F. Krisht & E. de Oliveira

14:00-15:45 Cadaver Dissection by Participants

14:00-15:45 Aneurysm Clipping on Aboud’s Model Emad T. Aboud

15:45-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-18:00 2D or 3D Case Discussions on Paraclinoid

18:00 Adjourn and BA Aneurysms All Faculty


Day 3 (Saturday April 16, 2016)

07:30-08:00 Continental Breakfast

08:00-08:30 Coiling versus Clipping Ali F. Krisht

08:30-09:00 Surgical Strategies of PICA Aneurysms Ali F. Krisht

09:00-10:00 Far Lateral and Transcondylar Approaches

to PICA and VBJ Aneurysms

(Cadaver Demonstration) E. de Oliveira

10:00-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-12:00 Cadaver Dissection by Participants

10:15-12:00 Aneurysm Clipping on Aboud’s Model Emad T. Aboud

12:00-12:30 Lunch (Provided)

12:30-13:15 Surgical Approaches to AVMs E. de Oliveira

13:15-14:00 Surgical Approaches to Brain Stem

14:00-15:30 Cadaver Dissection by Participants

14:00-15:30 Aneurysm Clipping on Aboud’s Model Emad T. Aboud

15:30-15:45 Coffee Break

15:45-16:45 Techniques of Aneurysm Shaping for

16:45-18:30 2D or 3D Case Discussions on Posterior Circulation and AVMs All Faculty

18:30 Overview and Course Closure

Cavernomas E. de Oliveira

Complexed or Giant Aneurysms Ali. F. Krisht


Day 4 (Sunday April 17, 2016)

Possible Basilar Apex or Paraclinoid Aneurysm

Live Surgery Arranged



For Information

Sanford PC Hsu, MD.

Skull Base Lab, Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute,

Taipei Veterans General Hospital

17th floor, 201, Sec. 2, Shih-Pai Road, Peitou, Taipei, 112, Taiwan

Phone: +886-2-28757491#9

Fax: +886-2-28757588




Please Note

If you have NOT received confirmation of registration prior to your departure, please contact Skull Base Lab, Taipei Veterans General Hospital. Registration cannot be processed until full payment is received. The Skull Base Lab is not responsible for expenses incurred by individuals who are not confirmed and paid-in-full.



Since Yang-Ming University is situated on a hillside, there is a shuttle bus system to transport passengers between Yang-Ming’s main campus, the Veterans General Hospital, downtown Shih-Pai and a local Metropolitan Rapid Transit station. The Tamsui Line of the Rapid Transit System and a dozen public transportation routes provide convenient urban transportation. If you take the Tamsui Line of the RTS, leave at Shih-Pai Station and take school shuttle bus at the corner of the street just across to the Shih-Pai Station.



Chien Tan Overseas Youth Activity Center (劍潭海外青年活動中心)

16, Chung Shan N. Rd., Sec. 4, Taipei

Tel: +886-2-28852151-9

Fax: +886-2-28853360


The Grand Hotel (圓山大飯店)

1,Chung Shan N.Rd.,Sec.4,Taipei

Tel: +886-2-2886-8888

Fax: +886-2-2885-2885

Ambassador Hotel Taipei (國賓大飯店)

63, Chung Shan N. Rd. Sec. 2, Taipei

Tel: +886-2-2551-1111

Fax: +886-2-2561-7883

Hotel Royal Taipei (台北老爺酒店)

37-1, Chung Shan N. Rd. Sec. 2, Taipei

Tel: +886-2-2542-3266

Fax: +886-2-2543-4897

Tamsui Chinatrust Hotel (淡水中信大飯店)

91, Sec. 2, Jung Jeng E. Rd., Tamsui, Taipei

Tel: +886-2-8809-1111

Fax: +886-2-8809-2346

SweetMe Hotspring Resort (水美溫泉會館)

224, Guangming Rd., Beitou, Taipei

Tel: +886-2-2898-3838

Fax: +886-2-2898-4505

Dandy Hotel – Tianmu Branch (台北丹迪旅店天母店)

2, Lane 728, Chung Shan N. Rd. Sec. 6, Taipei

Tel: +886-2-28732222

Fax: +886-2-28772277

Taipei Beautique Hotel (台北昰美精品飯店)

14, Lane 38, Tianyu St., Shihlin Dist., Taipei

Tel: +886-2-28730333