Conference Agenda

Session 1: New approaches in Neuromodulation for treating tinnitus
Wednesday, 14/Mar/2018:
11:00am - 12:30pm

Session Chair: Martin Schecklmann
Session Chair: Marzena Mielczarek
Location: Main Lecture Hall


A Prospective Randomized Double-blind Controlled Clinical Study Using Vagus-Nerve Stimulation Paired with Tones for the Treatment of Tinnitus

Richard S Tyler1, Tony Cacace2, Michael Seidman3, ,Christina Stocking4, Sven Vanneste5, Brent Tarver6

1University of Iowa, United States of America; 2Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA.; 3Oto-HNS University of Central Florida and Director of Skull base/Neurotologic Surgery Florida Hospital; 4Communicative Disorders and Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA.; 5Lab for Clinical and Integrative Neuroscience, School for Behavioral and Brain Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, USA.; 6MicroTransponder, Inc., 2802 Flintrock Trace, Suite 225, Austin, TX, USA.

Current state and perspectives of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in chronic tinnitus

Martin Schecklmann, Timm B. Poeppl, Berthold Langguth, Astrid Lehner

Center for Neuromodulation, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Regensburg, Germany

The application of magnetic stimulation of the ear in tinnitus treatment

Marzena Mielczarek, Jurek Olszewski

Medical University of Lodz, Poland

Treating Chronic Tinnitus with Neurofeedback

Dominik Güntensperger1,2, Patrick Neff1,2, Christian Thüring3, Tobias Kleinjung3, Steffi Weidt4, Martin Meyer1,2

1Division Neuropsychology, Department of Psychology, University of Zurich, Switzerland; 2University Research Priority Program “Dynamics of Healthy Aging”, University of Zurich, Switzerland; 3Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland; 4Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland

The effect of positive emotion induction and HD- tDCS on tinnitus loudness scale

Iman GhodratiToostani1,2, Zahra S. Vaziri3,1, D.C. Nascimento4,1, Monica Colacique4,1, F. Louzada4, A.C.B. Delbem1,2, G.C.G. Barros5, Andreia A. Oliveira6, M.A. Hyppolito5,6, J.P. Leite3

1Neurocognitive Engineering Laboratory, Center of Engineering Applied to Health, University of São Paulo, São Carlos, Brazil; 2Reconfigurable Computing Laboratory, Institute of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of São Paulo, São Carlos, Brazil; 3Department of Neuroscience and Behavioral Sciences, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto, Brazil; 4Institute of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of São Paulo, São Carlos, Brazil; 5Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; 6Department of Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Brazil