Copenhagen 2016: Which session you should not miss…

As in the previous year, Neuropenews asked EAN committee members, panel chairs, speakers etc. which session one should not miss at the upcoming congress in Copenhagen 2016. Please find their answers below! Hannah R. Cock Hannah Cock, Chair EAN Education committee:
“EEG in… Continue Reading

Interview with Dr. Saeed Bohlega, President PAUNS – Pan-Arab Union of Neurological Societies

Bohlega_Saeed A_EAN Meeting. David Vodušek (DV): As president of PAUNS, can you please tell the Neuropenews readers of the organization’s history, its present activities and plans for the future? Saeed Bohlega (SB): PAUNS was conceived during the World Congress of Neurology (WCN) meeting… Continue Reading

Paper of the month: Efficacy and safety of andexanet to reverse factor Xa inhibitors activity.

Elena Moro by Elena Moro For February 2016 we have selected: Siegal DM, Curnutte JT, Connolly SJ, et al. Andexanet alfa for the reversal of factor Xa inhibitor activity. N Engl J Med 2015;33:2413-2424. There is an increased use of direct factor… Continue Reading

Neurological News from Denmark IV – the land of the 2nd EAN congress 2016: Research in multiple sclerosis in Denmark.

Nils Koch-Henriksen 012016Per Soelberg Sørensenby Nils Koch-Henriksen and Per Soelberg Sørensen Denmark has a 100-year history of research in multiple sclerosis (MS), but as everywhere, the number of published studies has grown almost exponentially during the last two decades. Multiple sclerosis pathological anatomy One… Continue Reading

Report from the Autumn Meeting of the UEMS Section of Neurology – European Board of Neurology, November 2015 by EAYNT/RRFS

by Panagiotis Zis The Autumn Meeting of the UEMS Section of Neurology – European Board of Neurology took place on the 21st of November 2015 in Valencia, Spain during the Spanish National Neurology Conference. The delegates of most National Neurological… Continue Reading

Scientific Fellowship 2014 – report by Maria Kovalchuk

FS_Maria Kovalchuk In 2014 I was honored to be awarded with the scientific fellowship in the Department of neuromuscular disorders, University Medical Center, Utrecht, the Netherlands, supervised by Prof. Hessel Franssen. kovalchuk_01 My fellowship consisted in investigating biophysical properties of the peripheral nerve… Continue Reading

Clinical Fellowship – Reports from 2015 (former D-to-D Programme)

Report from Sebastian Schreglmann from Switzerland visiting the Sobell Deparment, National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery (NINN), Queen Square, London under the supervision of Professor Kailash Bhatia As a recipient of the EAN Department to Department Programme the following lines… Continue Reading

Article recommendations by the EAN Scientific Panels

Dear Readers, Let us take this opportunity and invite you to read articles which have been carefully chosen by our Scientific Panels Autonomic nervous system disorders , Higher cortical functions, Infectious diseases, Movement disorders, Neuroepidemiology & Palliative care:   Squair… Continue Reading