Events, conferences and meetings

Below you can find out which conferences, meetings and events REVERT team members are involved in.

To watch the videos from the Hydrocephalus Round Table event on 25 June 2021, click here.

16 Oct 2021

Meeting of the Association des Neurologues Libéraux de Langue Française, Amiens, France : Neurology from age 60+

Dr Cyrille Capel talked about the REVERT project and normal pressure hydrocephalus: explorations using morphological and flow MRI, and using infusion tests

16 Oct 2021

Bobby Jones CSF Research Colloquium

Mr Alexis Joannides gave a talk entitled ‘REVERT: Developing an international integrated clinical and research network for transforming current management of normal pressure hydrocephalus’. The agenda included presentations on novel topics related to Chiari malformation, syringomyelia and related disorders.

07 Oct 2021

Société Française de Neurochirurgie (French Neurosurgery Society) Conference

CHIARI : analysing and preventing failures

Presenters: Kevin BUFFENOIR (NANTES), Steven KNAFO (Paris), Romuald SEIZEUR (BREST), Jean-Rodolphe VIGNES (Bordeaux)

27–29 Sep 2021

Congrès de la SFRMBM, Sep 2021

Optimisation et Précision de l’IRM Echo Planar en contraste de phase (Optimisation and precision of echo planar phase contrast MRI) – Pan Liu et al., CHIMERE, Amiens

22–24 Sep 2021

Society of British Neurological Surgeons Conference

Mr Alexis Joannides gave a talk on the merits of using CSF infusion tests for accurate diagnostics of shunt malfunction in vivo; Dr Peter Smielewski gave a talk on the mathematical modelling behind the estimation of brain compliance from CSF constant rate infusion tests. The team also had a REVERT (and ICM+) stand with a 2m REVERT roller banner prominently displayed.

REVERT stand and banner at SBNS

10–13 Sep 2021

Hydrocephalus 2021: the Thirteenth Meeting of the Hydrocephalus Society

Speakers from the REVERT project team presented at the Thirteenth Meeting of the Hydrocephalus Society.

Friday 10th at 19:50 CET (18:50 BST): Dr Peter Smielewski presented REVERT: An EU Project to Establish a Clinical Network for Transforming the Current Management of NPH in the UK and France

Sunday 12th at 19:35 CET (18:35 BST): Prof. Marek Czosnyka discussed Brain Physics in the Diagnosis of Hydrocephalus

Sunday 12th at 19:50 CET (18:50 BST): Dr Zofia Czosnyka discussed ICP Dynamics in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

View the full agenda here.

02 Jul 2021

Steering Group Meeting

Our twice-yearly meeting with the Steering Group Committee

25 Jun 2021

REVERT Kick-Off Meeting: Hydrocephalus Round Table

We held our hydrocephalus round table event on Zoom with speakers from the fields of neuroscience, neurosurgery and Artificial Intelligence. Watch the event videos here

15–20 May 2021

International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine conference (ISMRM-SMRT), 2021

Dr Olivier Balédent gave a talk on cerebral flow measurements using MRI. Dr Balédent also set up an international study group within the ISMRM on Imaging Neurofluids, which will serve as a relevant platform for the REVERT project.