About IANR 2017

Frente de la Universidad Maimónides.

— Pre Congress: Sept 27th

— Dates: 28 - 30th Sept., 2017

— Venue for the conference: Buenos Aires. Maimonides University, Buenos Aires- Argentina

— Direction: Hidalgo 775 street, Caballito Neighborhood

— Tel: 4905-1204

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Abstract Submission

Topics of presentation should be from the general Neurorestoratology, geriatric Neurorestoratology, traumatic Neurorestoratology, hereditary Neurorestoratology, pediatric Neurorestoratology, pain Neurorestoratology, psychiatric Neurorestoratology by interventional strategies, which include cell therapy (including stem cell therapy), neuromodulation, neurorestorative surgery and pharmacotherapy, tissue engineering and bioengineering, neurorehabilitation and others

Submission Requirements
Abstract (350-500 words) or full text in English with categories.
Full text: title, author, institution, contact details (email address, telephone number), abstract and text. For original research articles, abstract format should be organized as follows: objective, methods, results, conclusions and key words (Excellent papers will be recommended to publish in Journal of Neurorestoratology)

Symposium for commemorating Geofrey Raisman
Geofrey Raisman Youth Award of Neurorestoratology
This award is for commemorating Geofrey Raisman and will be dedicated to outstanding papers submitted by young authors. Selection criteria: less than 35 years old, engaged in basic or clinical research of Neurorestoratology as the first author of the paper.

Submission way:
1.e-mail to Daniel: or Prof. Moviglia
tel. 011 54 9 49051204
2.Register and submit on the website

Submission Deadline: July 31st, 2017

Accreditation form

Registration Fees
1. Participants: $250 USD
2. Accompanied: $ 50 USD
3. Medical residents, students, assistant researchers: $ 50 USD
Please indicate that it is the registration fee for10th IANR annual conference with the attendee’s name
Note: please keep related receipts for future reference


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Important Speakers

Hongyun Huang

Prof. Hongyun Huang

Founding President of IANR; Honorary Director and Chief expert of Institute of Neurorestoratology, General Hospital of Chinese Armed Police Forces, Beijing, China, focus on cell-based comprehensive neurorestorative therapy
Topic: "Clinical therapeutic advancement and challenge in Neurorestoratology"

Shiqing Feng

Prof. Shiqing Feng

President of IANR; Chairman and Professor of Orthopedics Department of General Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China, focus on neurorestoration of spinal cord injury
Topic: "Problems and challenges neural regeneration"

Xijing He

Prof. Xijing He

Professor of Orthopedics Department of Second Hospital of Xian Jiaotong University, Xian, China, focus on neurorestoration of spinal cord injury
Topic:"Effects of restoring spinal cord injury by bone marrow-derived macrophages with neural stem cell"

Prof. Gustavo A. Moviglia

Prof. Gustavo A. Moviglia

Elect President and Chairman of 10th IANR Meeting. Professor and director of Center for Research on Engineer of Tissue and Cell Therapy, Maimonides University- Argentina
Topic: "Neurorestoratology"

Tiansheng Sun

Prof. Tiansheng Sun

Department of Orthopedics, Chinese PLA Army General Hospital, Beijing, China, focus on neurorestoration of spinal cord injury
Topic: "Neurorehabilitation after spinal cord injury: don't neglect the brain"

Shaocheng Zhang

Prof. Shaocheng Zhang

Department of traumatic Orthopedics of Changhail Hospital Shanghai, China, focus on neurorestoration by nerve bridging procedure
Topic: "Nerve segment transplantation using a dual embedded bridging procedure for restoring partial limb function in cerebral palsy patients"

Guoming Luan

Prof. Guoming Luan

Department of Neurosurgery, Sanbo Brain Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing Key Laboratory of Epilepsy, Beijing, China, focus on neurorestoration and
anti-epileptic therapy
Topic: "The study of deep brain stimulation of globus pallidus internus for refractory tourette syndrome"

Jianjun Li

Prof. Jianjun Li

President of Beijing Bo Ai Hospital, Beijing, China, focus on neural function reconstruction for spinal cord injury
Topic: "Strategy of the brain motor control after spinal cord injury-A pilot study"


Prof. Si-wei You

Eye Institute, Fourth Military Medical University, Xian, China, focus on neurorestoration of eye injury and diseases
Topic: "Reconstitution of a retina-to-brain pathway in adult rats using gene therapy and bridging grafts" - To be confirmed

Robert Chunhua Zhao

Prof. Robert Chunhua Zhao

Center of Excellence in Tissue Engineering Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing , China, focus on stem cell therapy in Neurorestoratology
Topic: "Adult stem cells drug development and clinical applications for immune disorders"

Lin Chen

Prof. Lin Chen

Department of Neurosurgery of Tsinghua University Yuquan Hospital, Beijing, China, focus on cranial nerve restoration
Topic: "Facial nerve: irritating lesion and destructive lesion"

Gengsheng Mao

Prof. Gengsheng Mao

Chairman and Professor, Institute of Neurorestoratology, General Hospital of Chinese Armed Police Forces, Beijing, China, focus on medical neurorestorative therapy
Topic: "Brain glymphatic pathway"

Qunyuan Xu

Prof. Qunyuan Xu

Neuroscience Institute of Capital Medical University, Beijing, China, focus on neurorestoration by tissue engineering
Topic: "Applications of magnetic nanoparticles in imaging of brain tumors"

Gengsheng Mao

Prof. Qiang Ao

Department of Bioengineering, China Medical University, Shenyang, China, focus on peripgeral nerve repair by bioengineering and tissue engineering
Topic: "Enhancing recontruction of peripheral nerve injury with using acellular nerve materials"

Zuncheng Zheng

Prof. Zuncheng Zheng

Chairman and Professor, Rehabilitation Department of Taian Center Hospital, Taian, China, focus on neurorestoration by cell therapy
Topic: "The efficacy and safety of long term follow up using olfactory ensheathing cell transplantation for 40 patients with spinal cord injury"

Liang Peng

Prof. Liang Peng

Chairman and Professor, Neurosurgery Department of Cancer hospital of Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China, focus on neurorestoration by cell therapy and medicine
Topic: "Inosine enhances axon sprouting and motor recovery after spinal cord injury"

Fabin Han

Prof. Fabin Han

Director and Professor The Institute for Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine, Liaocheng People’s Hospital/Liaocheng University, Shandong, China, focus on neurorestoration by stem cell therapy
Topic: "Recent advance in animal studies and clinical trials to use the autologous haemopoietic stem-cell transplantation for multiple sclerosis"

Qun Xue

Prof. Qun Xue

Department of Neurology of First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow Unicersity, Suzhou, China, focus on neurorestoration
by cell therapy
Topic: "The immune-microenvironment modulatory effect of Mesenchymal Stem Cells on MOG induced EAE Model is mediated by B7-H4"

Liyan Qiao

Prof. Liyan Qiao

Chairman and Professor, Department of Neurology of Tsinghua University Yuquan Hospital, Beijing, China, focus on neurorestoration by cell therapy
Topic: "Cell therapy in stroke: an area that cannot be ignored"

Zhouping Tang

Prof. Zhouping Tang

Department of Neurology of Tongji Hospital, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, focus on neurorestoration by cell therapy
Topic: "Experimental study of adipose stem cell Transplantation for treating cerebral Hemorrhage"

Jianzhong Hu

Prof. Jianzhong Hu

Department of Spine Surgery of Xiangya Hospital Central South University, Hunan, China, focus on neurorestoration
Topic: "Investigation of the effects and the mechanism of microRNA-21 in acute spinal cord injury repair"

Guangzhi Ning

Prof. Guangzhi Ning

Department of Orthopaedics of Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin, China, focus on epidemiological investigation and cell transplantation for spinal cord injury
Topic: "Epidemiology of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury in Tianjin, China"

Wise Young

Prof. Wise Young

Distinguished Professor Founding Director, W. M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience Richard H. Shindell Chair in Neuroscience Spinal cord injury, stem cells, clinical trials.

Hooshang Saberi

Prof. Hooshang Saberi

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Brain and Spinal Injuries Repair Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Topic: "Cytokines and Leukines to promote the natural recovery of Spinal Cord Injury".

Ashok Shetty

Prof. Ashok Shetty

Distinguished Professor Founding Director, W. M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience Richard H. Shindell Chair in Neuroscience Spinal cord injury, stem cells, clinical trials.
Topic: "Promise of Exosome Therapy for Modulating Epilepticus Induced Hippocampal Dysfunction"

Francesca Cicchetti

Prof. Francesca Cicchetti

Researcher from Centre Hospitalier de l'Université Laval (CHUL)
Topic: "Prion-like propagation of mutant huntingtin protein: implications for Huntington`s disease and other pathologies of the CNS"
Topic: "Neuroresoratology , Past, Present and the Future"

Ziad Al-Zoubi

Prof. Ziad Al-Zoubi

Consultant Spinal and Orthopedic Surgeon. Honorary President, Pan Arab Spine Society
Topic: "Neuroresoratology , Past, Present and the Future"

Adeeb Al- Zoubi

Prof. Adeeb Al-Zoubi

Clinical Assistant Professor of Regenerative Medicine at The University of Illinois - The University of Illinois.
Topic: “Stem Cell Therapy in Autism”

Ali Otom

Prof. Ali Otom

Senior Consultant in Spinal Injuries & Musculoskeletal Medicine, CEO of Royal Specialty Center for Spine & M-Skeletal Disorders,Vice-President and Chairman Membership Committee IANR Fellow of the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCOS), Advisory Committee Member of ISCOS.
Topic: “Sarcopenia with Special insight”

Michael Chopp

Prof. Michael Chopp

Director of the Neurophysics Laboratory in the Department of Neurology. He was appointed Vice Chairman for Research of the Department of Neurology, Scientific Director of the Henry Ford Neuroscience Institute.
Topic: “Restorative Neurology using exosomes and microRNA tailored exosomes for the treatments of stroke, neural injury and neurodegenerative disease”

Milan Dimitrijevic


Prof. Mar Cortés Director, Human spinal cord injury repair laboratory Burke Medical Research Institute
Topic: “Cellular therapy for vascular parkinson deases”

Dafin Muresanu

Prof. Dafin Muresanu

Chairman and Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology, University CFR Hospital, Cluj Napoca, Romania ,Vice Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, “Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
Topic: “Clinic Aspects of Neurorestoratology”

Kyoung Suok Cho

Prof. Kyoung Suok Cho

The Catholic University of Korea College of Medicine, Uijeongbu Sr. Mary's Hospital, Health Korea, South
Topic: “Schwann cell transplantation improves reticulospinal fiber growth and forelimb sregth after severe cervical spinal cord constusion”

Ping Wu

Prof. Ping Wu

Department of Neuroscience & Cell Biology. The Mitchell Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Moody Center for Traumatic Brain & Spinal Cord Injury Research, Center for Addiction Research
Topic: “Differential Responses of Human Neural Stem Cells to Zika Virus Infection”

Daqing Li

Prof. Daqing Li

Spinal Repair Unit UCL Institute of Neurology London UK
Topic: “Preparation of olfactory ensheathing cells for autologoustrasplantation to tret spinal cord injury”

H. Mobasheri

Prof. H. Mobasheri

Associate Professor of Biophysics, Head of Biomaterials Research Center (BRC, Head of Laboratory of Membrane Biophysics and Macromolecules, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Tehran.
Topic: “Manipulation of neural cell activities by biomaterials and biophysycak approches to repair the damaages caused by spinal cord injury”

William Slikker

Prof. William Slikker

Responsible for the overall leadership of the National Center for Toxicological Research, a research component of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Topic:“Pathways to protections from the effectors of anesthetic induced developmental neurotoxicity”

Hari Shanker

Prof. Hari Shanker

Sharma Professor of Neurobiology (MRC), Docent in Neuroanatomy (UU) is currently working in Uppsala University Hospital, Department of Surgical Sciences, Division of Anesthesiology & Intensive Care Medicine, Uppsala University, Sweden.
Topic: “Nanowired delivery of stem cells and neprilysin in Alzheimer´s disease pathology”

Giovanni Tosi

Prof. Giovanni Tosi

Associate Professor in Pharmaceutical Technology LabNanomedicine & Pharmaceutical Technology Department of Life Sciences
Topic: “Nanomedicine and brain disorders & neurorestoration: how to come into clinical application”

Mario Herrera Marschitz

Prof. Mario Herrera Marschitz

Programme of Molecular & Clinical Pharmacology,University of Chile
Topic: “Targeting sentinel proteins and extra synaptic glutamate receptors to prevent the effects elicited by perinatal asphyxia”

Gustavo Albanese

Prof. Gustavo Albanese

Professor of Neurology of Maimonides University, Professor of Neurology of Buenos Aires University Buenos Aires Argentina
Topic: “EMGas reinervation Neurological Test”

M. Teresita Moviglia

Prof. M. Teresita Moviglia

Prof. M. Teresita Moviglia: Professor of Neurophisiology of Maimonides University Buenos Aires Argentina
Topic: "Hollistic treatment for Spinal Cord patients (our 15 years experience)"

Almudena Ramón Cueto

Prof. Almudena Ramón Cueto

Doctor of Innovation Medic Center in Spinal Cord Regeneration. Honor Consultant of the National Paraplegics Hospital of Toledo.
Topic: "Bulbar OEC: the universal connector to rewire the brain and spinal cord"

 Alok Sharma

Prof. Alok Sharma

Prof. Alok Sharma is a renowned neurosurgeon, Neuroscientist and Professor who brings with him extensive surgical expertise & experience in the areas of Nuerosurgery, Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine.

Anibal Grangeat

Dra. Anibal Grangeat

Neurosurgeon specialist in disc herniation treatments and painful spine pathologies.
Topic: "Treatment of Intervertebral disc pathologies"

Pedro Lylyk

Prof. Pedro Lylyk

director and one of the founders of the Neurosurgery, Endovascular and interventional radiology team of Buenos Aires (ENERI) since 1992.

Kwan Ho Park

Dra. Kwan Ho Park

VHS Medical Center- Korea
Topic: “The effect of trauma in Osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures treated by percutaneous vertebroplasty”

Edgardo O. Alvarez

Prof. Edgardo O. Alvarez

Laboratorio de Neuropsicofarmacología Experimental Facultad de Ciencias Médicas Universidad Nacional de Cuyo MBECU-CONICET Mendoza, Argentina
Topic: “Trace elements a epigenetic biomodulators of cognitive expression”

Damián Couto

Prof. Damián Couto

University Buenos Aires Argentina, Images Specialist
Topic: "EMGas reinervation Neurological Test"

Prof. Liming Cheng

Prof. Liming Cheng

Topic: “Strategies in the repair of Spinal Cord Injury by Mobilizing endogenous neural stem cells”

Prof. Silvia G. Ratti

Prof. Silvia G. Ratti

Coauthor and senior researcher at Laboratory of Neuropsychopharmacology and profesor at Medicine Science Faculty of Universidad Nacional del Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina

Prof. Ying Li

Prof. Ying Li

Spinal Repair Unit Dept of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation. UCL Institute of Neurology- London, UK.
Topic: “Transplantation of Cultured Olfactory bulb cells prevents abnormal sensory responses diving recovery from dorsal root avulsion in the rat”

Prof. Daqing Li

Prof. Daqing Li

Spinal Repair Unit UCL Institute of Neurology London UK
Topic: “Preparation of olfactory ensheathing cells for autologous transplantation to treat spinal cord injury”

Prof. Yi Ren

Prof. Yi Ren

Professor Department of Biomedical Sciences College of Medicine Florida State University USA
Topic: “Mydein-laden macrophages: the True Villain Behind Spinal Cord Injury”

Prof. José Vicente Lafuente

Prof. José Vicente Lafuente

University of the Basque Country (España)
Topic: “Nanowired cerebrolysin in the pathophysiology of Parkinson Disease and neurorestoration”

Prof. Ranja Parnaik

School of Biomedical Engineering IIT- India
Topic: “Withania somnfera phytochemicals in neuroprotection and neurorestoration”

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Information of 10th IANR Conference

— Venue for the conference

- Maimonides University, Buenos Aires - Argentina.
- Direction 775, Hidalgo Street. Caballito Neighborhood.
- Dates: 28-30th Sept., 2017
- Tel: 4905-1204
- Website:

— Venue for the Residence

Fën Hotels:
Contact for booking: Juan Pablo Herrera
360° view: Dazzler Hotels

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Poster Exhibition

Participants are invited to submit poster abstracts for exhibition at the conference.
All abstracts will be subject to review; those accepted by the Scientific Program Committee will be invited to exhibit throughout the Meeting and will be published in the conference literature. Authors of the four best poster abstracts will be invited to give a short presentation during the conference.

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