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2018 Annual Meeting

International RLS Study Group Annual Meeting 2018

Cost: $40USD (includes lunch and 2018 membership fee). Download the final program.

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Location: University of Maryland, SMC Campus Center, 621 W Lombard St, Baltimore MD

Room: Multipurpose Room 349 (Map Below)

Date: Saturday June 2, 2018

Time: 9:00am – 6:00pm

 


International RLS Study Group
Final Program


Chairs

Denise Sharon, Garima Shukla, Aaro Salminen

Moderator

Aaro Salminen

9:00 am  -  9:10 am    Welcome to Baltimore -  Chris Earley

9:10 am  -  9:30 am     RLS: a hypoadenosinergic state - S. Ferre

9:30 am  -  9:50 am     Changes in responsiveness to dopaminergics over time: impact of long-term treatment and aging - S. Clemens

9:50 am  - 10:10 am    Pathophysiology of RLS: what can we learn from genetics? - A. Salminen

10:10 am - 10:30 am   Year in Review, Projects and Future directions - Diego Garcia-Borreguero

10:30 am - 11:00 am  Coffee break

Moderator:  WHA Review Committee Chair

11:00 am -  12:30 pm  WHA presentations

12:30 am - 1:30 pm   Lunch

Moderator: Denise Sharon

1:30  pm - 1:40 pm     Optimal diagnostic methods for epidemiologic studies and clinical trials - Richard Allen

1:40 pm - 1:50 pm     Predictors of treatment effects and treatment trajectories in clinical trials.

  1. Fulda

2:00 pm - 2:20 pm      Opioid Registry - John Winkelman

2:20 pm - 2:40 pm      Animal models proposal - M. Manconi

2:40 pm - 3:00 pm      sIRLS Validation study - Denise

3:00 pm -3:20 pm       Coffee break

3;20 pm - 3:40 pm     Periodic and non-periodic leg movements during sleep in children and adolescents with RLS or Narcolepsy Raffaele Ferri

3:40 pm - 4:00 pm     Restless sleep vs Restless Legs Syndrome in children: a diagnostic challenge - Lourdes DelRosso

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm     Update on treatment:

Inoue - DA augmentation and alpha-2-delta

  1. Earley- Iron guidelines
  2. Silber - Opiates guidelines

4:30 pm - 4:40 pm     The Stroke - RLS relationship: case discussion - Anupama Gupta

4:40 pm - 5:00 pm   Networking

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Business meeting