Interested physicians or nurses can participate in the 2-day training course of Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation that is designed according to the last updated guidelines of American Heart Association.
Heritable white matter disorders are a group of hereditary disorders that mainly affect the white matter of central nervous system. This group is rapidly growing in the field of pediatric neurology regards to new disorders that are diagnosed with manifestation of brain white matter involvement. Presently, very few research centers around the world are focused on these disorders, and training research or clinical fellowship in this field could be helpful to increase the borders of knowledge in pediatric neurology field.
Definition of heritable white matter disorders, classic leukodystrophies and genetic leukoencephalopathies
Classification of classic leukodystrophies
Approach to heritable white matter disorders
MRI pattern recognition in childhood leukodystrophies
The role genetic and metabolic studied in diagnosis of pediatric leukodystrophies
Management and quality of life in childhood leukodystrophies
Method of Instruction
MRI review of confirmed cases of leukodystrophies
Visit of patients in myelin disorders clinic
Review of clinical data of confirmed cases of leukodystrophies based on registry system
Professional ability in speaking and writing in English or Persian
Medical Diploma of Pediatric Neurology or Pediatrics
Who can attend?
Pediatric Neurologists and Fellows of Pediatric Neurology
Dr. Alireza Tavasoli, M.D., Pediatric Neurologist, Fellow of Heritable White Matter Disorders
Dr. Mahmoud Reza Ashrafi, M.D., Pediatric Neurologist
Dr. Homan Alizadeh, Pediatric Radiologist
Contact Person: Dr. Alireza Tavasoli, Associate Professor, Pediatric Neurologist, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences