Virtual ICAD Centre of Excellence (COE)

Prof. Wong Ho Fai

Head of Department, Medical Imaging and Intervention
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan

Prof. Wong has 146 publications and 1,915 citations. He has treated approximately 150 ICAD cases and is a very experienced Wingspan and Gateway user. He was Chairman of Neuroradiological Society of Taiwan (NRST) from 2013-2016 and Vice President of Symposium Neuroradiological (The World Congress of Neuroradiology) in 2018. Prof. Wong has been a renowned speaker with extensive ICAD experience and is a very respected proctor in APAC.


To understand the principles of patient selection and the tips & tricks and safe usage of Wingspan and Gateway device for ICAD treatment.

Key learning points

This workshop is an international platform to decrease the general complication rate of ICAD cases through theoretic and case discussion. They will be exposed to the practical aspects of an ICAD case through panel case discussion and recorded ICAD cases to enhance Neurointerventionist’s knowledge and skills in ICAD management. 

Course Agenda

Day 1 - 12 December 2020
09:00 - 09:10  Welcome and introductions
09:10 - 10:00  Clinical Overview of ICAD Treatment and Patient Selection 
10:00 - 10:50    Patient Selection and Pre-treatment Planning in ICAS post-WEAVE Trial 
10:50 - 11:05  Break
11:05 - 11:55  Wingspan-Gateway case Presentation and Discussion
11:55 - 12:00  Closing
Day 2 - 13 December 2020
09:00 - 10:00 ICAS: Imagining and Intervention
10:00 - 11:00 Wingspan-Gateway Preparation, Usage and Tips & Tricks  
11:00 - 11:05 Break
11:05 - 11:55 Wingspan-Gateway Case Experience & Recorded Videos 
11:55 - 12:00 Closing


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The Virtual Panel Discussion will be hosted 6 months after this two day workshop.  

Time Topic Presenter
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome and introductions All
09:15 - 09:30 Recorded ICAD Case   Prof. Wong Ho Fai 
09:30 - 11:30 ICAD Case Presentation & Discussion All
11:30 - 11:45 Attendee conclusions and discussions All
11:45 - 12:00 Closing Prof. Wong Ho Fai