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SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM


Monday
September 9th
Tuesday
September 10th
Wednesday
September 11th
Thursday
September 12th
Posters
September 9-12th
Gathering & Registration image
08:00 - 09:00
Gathering & Registration
Opening Ceremony and Conference Perspective image
09:00 - 09:30
Opening Ceremony and Conference Perspective
09:30 - 10:45
Session 1
Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline

Chairpersons: Elliot Sussman, Zemer Wang

Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline image
09:30-09:55
How To Die Young at A Very Old Age
Nir Barzilai
Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline image
09:55-10:20
The Rational for Use of HBOT as an Intervention for Age Related Functional Decline
Shai Efrati
Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline image
10:20-10:45
The Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in
Healthy Aging – Prospective Controlled Study
Amir Hadany
Coffee Break, Professional Exhibition & Poster Viewing image
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee Break, Professional Exhibition & Poster Viewing
11:15 - 13:00
Session 1
Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline – Continued

Chairpersons: Elliot Sussman, Zemer Wang

Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline – Continued image
11:15-11:30
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Treatment of Stroke Reveals
Transfer of Healthy Mitochondria
Cesar V. Borlongan
Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline – Continued image
11:30-11:45
Hyperbaric Oxygen Preconditioning Can Reduce
Post-Abdominoplasty Complications: a Retrospective Cohort Study
Tali Friedman
Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline – Continued image
11:45-12:00
The Effect of Intermittent Hyperoxia on Stem Cell Mobilization
and Cytokine Expression
KJ MacLaughlin
Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline – Continued image
12:00-12:15
Osteogenic Differentiation in Human Adipose-Derived
Stem Cells Effects Modulated By Hyperbaric Oxygenation
Gerardo Bosco
Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline – Continued image
12:15-12:30
The Effect Of Hyperbaric Oxygenation Therapy
On The Heart
Marina Leitman
Session 1<br>Regeneration & Age- Related Functional Decline – Continued image
12:30-13:00
Open Disscussion
Lunch image
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 16:30
Session 2
Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion

Chairpersons: John S Peters, Pasquale Longobardi

Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
14:00-14:25
Exploring the Invisible Wound: Interface Astroglial Scarring, a Pattern of
Brain Damage Unique to Blast Exposed Service Members with
Prominent Persistent Behavioral/Neurologic Symptomatology
Daniel P. Perl
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
14:25-14:45
The Use of HBOT for Post-Concussion Syndrome-
Current Status and Future Perspective
Amir Hadanny
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
14:45-15:05
All You Need To Know About Youth Concussion
Gillian Hotz
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
15:05-15:15
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy with a Pediatric TBI Population-Challenges of Assessment
and Preliminary Neurocognitive and Neuroimaging Effects
Lynn Rothstein
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
15:15-15:30
Tinnitus after Traumatic Brain Injury
Michael Hoffer
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
15:30-15:45
HBOT for TBI induced Tinnitus
Nathan Shlamkovitch
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
15:45-16:00
Hyperbaric Oxygen Enhances Neuroprotection and Stimulates Neurogenesis after Brain Injury
in Rats: An Intermediary Role of Interleukin-10
Predrag Brkic
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
16:00-16:15
Adjunctive Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (Hbot) With Intensive Neurorehabilitation
in Persons with Disorders of Consciouness (Doc) With Subacute Brain Oinjury
Srivastava Abhishek
Session 2<br>Traumatic Brain Injuries & Post-concussion image
16:15-16:30
Open Disscussion
Coffee Break, Professional Exhibition & Poster Viewing image
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee Break, Professional Exhibition & Poster Viewing
17:00 - 19:00
Session 3
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Fibromyalgia

Chairpersons: Rachel Lev-Wiesel, Jeff Lowenkron

Session 3<br>Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Fibromyalgia image
17:00-17:30
The Nature of PTSD: Past Present and Future Perspectives
Ilan Kutz
Session 3<br>Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Fibromyalgia image
17:30-17:55
Brain Circuitry in PTSD: A Combined Behavioral, Computational, and Physiological Approach
Roni Paz
Session 3<br>Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Fibromyalgia image
17:55-18:20
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Combat Associated PTSD – First Presentation of the
Results of the Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial on Israeli Veterans
Keren Doenyas-Barak
Session 3<br>Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Fibromyalgia image
18:20-18:45
Fibromyalgia 2019: Central Sensitization, Neuromodulation and HBOT
– Putting It All Together
Jacob Ablin
Session 3<br>Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Fibromyalgia image
18:45-19:00
Open Discussion
Welcome Cocktail image
19:30 - 23:00
Welcome Cocktail
Gathering & Registration image
08:00 - 08:30
Gathering & Registration
08:30 - 10:30
Session 4
Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology

Chairpersons: Ben Aviner , Jean-Eric Blatteau

Session 4<br>Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology image
08:30-08:55
Perspective and Vision for Future Naval S&T-Funded Research for Diving Medicine
Sandra Chapman
Session 4<br>Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology image
08:55-09:20
The Challenge of Engineering Decompression Procedures
Jean-Pierre Imbert
Session 4<br>Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology image
09:20-09:35
Is Metabolism Responsible For Pre-Existing Small Gas Pockets
Inducing Vascualr Gas Emboli During Divers` Decompressions?
Jean-Pierre Imbert
Session 4<br>Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology image
09:35-09:50
A New Innovative Approach to Decompression Sickness Modeling
Michael Strauss
Session 4<br>Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology image
09:50-10:05
Bubbles in Vascular Plexus of The Skin in Cutaneous
Decompression Sickness. Report of Cases
Eduardo Garcia
Session 4<br>Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology image
10:05-10:20
Proteomics Applied To Decompression Sickness
Jacky Lautridou
Session 4<br>Diving: Decompression & Gases Physiology image
10:20-10:30
Open discussion
Coffee Break, Professional Exhibition & Poster Viewing image
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee Break, Professional Exhibition & Poster Viewing
11:00 - 13:00
Session 5
Diving: Rescue Operations & Accidents

Chairpersons: Yehuda Melamed, Ingrid Eftedal

Session 5<br>Diving: Rescue Operations & Accidents image
11:00-11:30
The Challenging Cave Rescue Mission of 13 Young Boys in Thailand, 2018
Natthasak Woracharoensri
Session 5<br>Diving: Rescue Operations & Accidents image
11:30-12:00
A Disabled Submarine Escape and Rescue
Yinnon Matsliah
Session 5<br>Diving: Rescue Operations & Accidents image
12:00-12:20
Israel Diving Community – A Case Study on Dci
Adam Konstantinovsky
Session 5<br>Diving: Rescue Operations & Accidents image
12:20-12:35
Decompression Disorders of Central Origin: Pathogenetic Hypothesis
Alberto Fiorito
Session 5<br>Diving: Rescue Operations & Accidents image
12:35-12:50
Newly Designed Albumin-Derived Perfluorocarbon-Based Nanocapsules
Improve Clinical Symptoms, Mortality and Histological Findings in Decompression Illness
Dirk Mayer
Session 5<br>Diving: Rescue Operations & Accidents image
12:50-13:00
Open Discussion
Lunch image
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 16:00
Session 6
Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Functions

Chairpersons: Carla Vandeweerd, Shai Efrati

Session 6<br>Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Functions image
14:00-14:25
How to Evaluate Brain Performance?
Gil Suzin
Session 6<br>Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Functions image
14:25-14:40
The Cognitive Profile Before And After HBOT – What Can We Learn From The First 1000 Patients?
Rahav Boussi-Gross
Session 6<br>Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Functions image
14:40-15:05
The Potential Biological Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen
Therapy on Alzheimer Disease- What Can Be Learned From Animal Models
Uri Asheri
Session 6<br>Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Functions image
15:05-15:20
The Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen on the Human Brain Microstructure:
New Insights from MRI-DTI Studies
Merav Catalogna
Session 6<br>Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Functions image
15:20-15:35
Perfusion MRI- Basics and Its Clinical Use for Evaluating the Effect
Of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on Brain Perfusion
Efrat Sasson
Session 6<br>Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Functions image
15:35-15:50
Beneficial Effects Of Hyperbaric Oxygenation in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Necip Cem Kinaci