The 12th Asian-Australasian Society of Neurological Surgeons / World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies, 13th Interim Meeting
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Commemorative Organization for The Japan World Exposition '70
- More hospitality to the young and the developing countries -

World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies, 13th Interim Meeting /
The 12th Asian-Australasian
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
DATE : 18-21 November, 2007

Satellite Hands on Workshop

DATE : 18 and 22 November, 2007

VENUE : Nagoya Congress Center
                Hotel Grand Court Nagoya

PRESIDENT : Tetsuo Kanno, M.D. Fujita Health University

*Correction on the registration form*

Scientific Session Programs are now available!
Please go to "Program at Glance" for the details.

WFNS goods will be available for sale at WFNS Booth located at Event Hall during the congress.


Fujita Health University Presents: IVR Hands-on Workshop (Rm141+142, 15:00 - 18:00)
- Program updated!-
Because of the high demand on the participation of this hands-on workshop, we have increased the number of participants to be able to attend. Please send your email to aasns@doc-japan.com if you have already registered the conference. If you have not register yet, please go to "Registration" page to complete your registration. (New Progaram)

E-poster Upload

To upload your presentation slides for e-poster, please access www.doc-poster.com. If you have any trouble uploading your slides, please contact aasns@doc-japan.com

Hands-on & Workshop Registration
As for the high demand on participation for the Hands-on and Workshops, we have decided to limit the entry for the pre-registration only. Please go to our "Hands-on & Workshop Registration" to reserve your seats. You will receive the confirmation from us once your registration is complete.

Guest Programme & Tours

The registration for daily congress tours is now available at "Guest Programme & Tours" page. Please go to reserve your seats whils it's available!

Visa Applications

If you would like to apply for the application form for Japanese entry visa, please register from "International Attendees" page. Please note that all information required on this page is mandatory, and we will not be able to issue the application unless we receive all information.

WON (Wives of Neurosurgeons)

First meeting of "Wives of Neurosurgeons (WON)" will be held during the congress. They are open for ALL of the wives of the Neurosurgeons, so please feel free to visit. It will be held at "Governor's Suites", the 26th Floor of Hotel Grand Court Nagoya during the congress. Please see the details by clicking above!

Special Registration Discounts for former Fujita Health University Fellow and Foreign students currently studying in Japan.
If you are formerFujita Health University fellow or the foreign students currently studying in Japan, we will offer you the special discount registration rate (JPY 15,000). If you would like to register, please print [registration form] and send it by fax to +81-3-5289-8117. In order to receive this special rate, the form must be accommodated with the letter from your department chief or the head of the institution to prove you are qualified for it. Please send email to aasns@doc-japan.com if you have any question.

*Welcome Reception will be held at Hotel Grand Court Nagoya between 20:00 - 22:00 on November 17.

*Korean peninsula neurosurgical evening will be held at Room "Cristal" at 21:00 - November 20. The details will be announced shortly.

*IVR Hands-on (originally scheduled at Fujita Health University on Nov. 22) has been moved to November 18, from 14:00 - 20:00 at Nagoya Congress Center.

*For speakers of Evening Video Seminars - The videos of the operations will only be used during the Evening Video Seminars.

Sunday, November 18

Dr. Gazi Yasargil session - Glioma
10:00 - 12:45 (Main Session)
at Century Hall

Dr. Jacques Brotchi Session - Education & Training
10:00 - 12:45 (Main Session)
at Shiratori Hall

Dr. Peter Black Session -Brain Tumor/ Neuro Imaging-
10:00 - 12:45 (Main Session)
at Kokusai Hall

Dr. Maurice Choux -Video and Hands-on Seminar of the Day: Shunt Systemg-
10:00 - 12:45 (Main Session)
at Event Hall

WFNS Young Neurosurgeons Forum -Tele Conf. -
15:00 - 17:30 (Main Session)
at Shiratori Hall

Dr. Rudolf Fahlbusch Session - BT
15:00-16:55 (Main Session)
at Kokusai Hall

Dr.Albert L. Rhoton Jr. -Video and Hands-on Seminar of the Day: Anatomy
15:00 - 17:45 (Main Session)
at Reception Hall

Monday, November 19

Dr. Robert F. Spetzler Session - AVM
09:30 - 12:15 (Main Session)
at Shiratori Hall

Dr. Ossama Al-Mefty Session - Skull Base: Present & Future
14:30 - 17:15 (Main Session)
at Shiratori Hall

Dr. Gazi Yasargil - Video and Hands-on Seminar of the Day& Future
14:30 - 17:15 (Main Session)
at Event Hall

Diversity and Progress of Neurosurgery
18:30 - 20:00
at Grand Court

Tuesday, November 20

Dr. Ossama Al-Mefty - Video and Hands-on Seminar of the Day
14:30 - 17:15 (Main Session)
at Event Hall

Wednesday, November 21

Dr. Samii' BD session - Skull Base-
9:30 - 14:00 (Main Session)
at Century Hall

Dr. Albert L. Rhoton Jr. session -BT -T
14:45 - 17:30 (Main Session)
at Century Hall

Video and Hands-on Seminar of the Day of Dr. Vinco.V. Dolenc/ Dr. Laligam N. Sekhar
14:45 - 17:30
(Main Session)
at Event Hall

Congress Secretariat
Fujita Health University
1-98 Dengakugakubo, Kutsukake-cho, Aichi-Ken.470-1192 Japan
TEL. +81-562-93-9253 FAX. +81-562-93-3118

E-Mail. aasns-office@umin.ac.jp

Congress Coordinator
Access Ochanomizu 5F
2-23 Awaji-cho, Kanda, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 101-0063 Japan
TEL +81-3-5289-7717 / FAX +81-3-5289-8117
E-Mail. aasns@doc-japan.com