27-29 September 2016

Oslo 2016


Prof. Laurent Pierot

Laurent Pierot is Professor of Radiology in the faculty of Medicine of Reims (France) and Head of the department of Neuroradiology in University Hospital in Reims since 2001. He was trained in Neuroradiology in La Salpêtrière Hospital (Pr J. Chiras) and in Foundation Rothschild Hospital (Pr J. Moret) in Paris. His clinical, academic, and research activity are focused on Neuroradiology, mainly Interventional Neuroradiology. His Research activities are focused on evaluation of therapies in the field of Interventional Neuroradiology (intracranial aneurysms, stroke therapy, brain and spine vascular malformations treatment). He is (or was) Principal Investigator for several multicenter French (ATENA, CLARITY, ARETA, WEB French Observatory, SAFE) and European trials (BRAVO, WEBCAST, WEBCAST2). Professor Pierot has published more than 150 papers (including more than 70 in the last 5 years) in the most important Journals for Neuroradiology and Vascular Disorders of the brain, including Stroke, Radiology, AJNR, Neuroradiology, JNIS, Journal of Neuroradiology, and EJMINT He is Editor-in-Chief for EJMINT and Journal of Neuroradiology, Section Editor (Interventional Radiology) for Stroke, and member of the Editorial Board of AJNR and Neuroradiology. He was President of French Society of Neuroradiology (SFNR) from 2007 to 2011 and is currently General Secretary of European Society for Minimally Invasive Neurological Therapies (ESMINT).

Dr Eva Astrid Jacobsen

Eva A Jacobsen MD,PhD is chief consultant neurointerventional radiologist at Oslo University Hospital-Rikshospitalet. She is past chairperson of the Norwegian Neuro Radiology Society and has served abroad several times, including at Stanford University Hospital in California

Dr Bjørn Tennøe

Bjørn Tennøe has since 2000 been a consultant radiologist in diagnostic and interventional neuroradiology at Oslo University Hospital /Rikshospitalet Oslo University Hospital.

Dr Bård Nedregaard

Bård Nedregaard is a constultant radiologist in neurointervention at Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet

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Commercial partners

In our daily practice in neurointervention we are dependent on the expertise and support of product spesialists from our suppliers. In this workshop, representatives of leading companies will demonstrate their products and answer questions about these devices.

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Dr Svein Harald Mørkve

Dual trained neurosurgeon and neurointerventionist, Dr Mørkve is currently acting consultant at Haukeland Univesity Hospital, Bergen. He has previously worked as a Fellow in endovascular neurosurgery and neurointervention at the John Radcliffe Hospital and at the Southampton General Hospital in the United Kingdom.

Dr Vidar Stenset

Vidar Stenset is consultant neurosurgeon at Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet

Dr Thor Harald Skattør

Thor Skattør is a consultant radiologist in neurointervention at Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet

Dr Terje Osnes

Doctor Osnes is chief consultant ENT surgeon at Oslo University Hospital, and professor at the faculty of medicine, University of Oslo

Dr Øivind Gjertsen

Øivind Gjertsen a consultant radiologist in neuro-intervention at Oslo University Hospital,Rikshospitalet

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Siri Fløgstad Svensson,MSc

Siri Fløgstad Svensson is a medical physicist in X-ray, CT and interventional radiography at Oslo Universitetssykehus and Sykehuset Østfold.

Dr. Christian Georg Lund

Consultant neurologist at Oslo University Hospital-Rikshospitalet, specialising in the area of acute stroke treatment, with ongoing research in pre-hospital stroke diagnostics ("Stroke ambulance")

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Dr. Maren Ranhoff Hov

PhD candidate at the Norwegian Air Ambulance (Norwegian Acute Stroke Prehospital Project)

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Mr Jørn Erik Jacobsen

Founder, CEO and partner in an innovational medical device company in Norway, Jørn Erik Jacobsen has long experience of regulatory and practical challenges in bringing these products to market.

Dr Pål Gunnar Larsson

Pål Gunnar Larsson,Dr.Philos, is chief consultant in neurophysiology at Oslo University Hospital-Rikshospitalet


Our program will be tailored specifically to the needs of this specialised group, with presentations by leading neurointerventionists and other experts in their respective fields. All presentations and information about NNIRC will be in English.