Event Calendar

51st National Neurology Congress of the Turkish Neurological Society @ Maritim Pine Beach Resort Belek Hotel and Convention Center
Nov 27 – Dec 3 all-day

This national congress aims to provide a scientific and social platform to ensure that both scientific sharing can be made at the highest level possible and social sharing can be made so that neurological family will become closer. Scientific content with quite a wide range was arranged by scientific working groups responsible for each field, 31 half-day courses, 4 full-day courses and other congress sessions will be held in the scope of congress.

Core Theme: Neuromuscular diseases

This meeting is endorsed by the EAN


3rd European Congress of NeuroRehabilitation 2015 (ECNR) @ Hofburg Congress Center
Dec 1 – Dec 4 all-day
UK Stroke Forum
Dec 1 – Dec 3 all-day
15th International Forum on Mood and Anxiety Disorders (IFMAD)
Dec 2 – Dec 4 all-day
EORTC Workshop “Navigating Safely Through the Regulatory Triangle” @ SQUARE Brussels Meeting Centre
Dec 2 all-day

The European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) organises a Regulatory Workshop which is called “Navigating Safely Through the Regulatory Triangle”. This workshop will explore the interface between the Clinical Trial Regulation, expected to be applicable in 2016, and the In vitro Diagnostics and Data Protection regulations now being discussed by the EU Parliament and Council, and how these three regulations will influence cancer research practice.

XXI World Congress on Parkinson’s Disease and Related Disorders @ Milano Congressi Congress Centre
Dec 6 – Dec 9 all-day
7th European Innovation Summit
Dec 7 – Dec 10 all-day
EBC / Year of the Brain 2015 – Lifting the Dark Clouds – What can Europe do to reduce the burden of depression in the workplace @ Thon Hotel
Dec 9 all-day
Netherlands Society of Neurology: Biemond Cursussen – Subject: Moving Disorders and Inflammation and infection
Dec 10 – Dec 11 all-day
Mental Health Europe – Event in the European Parliament
Dec 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

MHE Event in the European Parliament


On the 10th of December from 9:30 to 10:00am , MHE will hold his annual event on the role of employment in the lives of people with mental health problems.

Key speakers from the European Parliament, the OECD, the European Commission as well as the Work Foundation will give presentations.

The event will be co-hosted by:

MEP Richard HOWITT (S&D)

If you wish to register, please send the following information before 30 November:

Name-Nationality-ID number-Birth date

to MHE Communications Officer : ophelie.martin[a]mhe-sme.org

Website: http://www.mhe-sme.org/news-events/events/event-details/year/2015/month/12/article/mhe-event-in-the-european-parliament/?tx_ttnews%5BbackPid%5D=55&cHash=4f0cd23095d10239d76d962076975413

Annual Meeting of the Israel Neurological Association
Dec 15 – Dec 17 all-day
Application Deadline for the WFNR Franz Gerstenbrand Award
Dec 31 all-day

The WFNR Franz Gerstenbrand Award, worth £3000, recognises and rewards a neurorehabilitation project that has benefitted patients.

Named after Professor Franz Gerstenbrand in recognition of his continuous contributions to neurorehabilitation, the Award is open to WFNR members and non-members worldwide.

Entries for the WFNR Award are welcome from clinicians, researchers and allied health professionals who are currently working in neurorehabilitation. Special consideration will be given to applications for young (below the age of 30 years) clinicians and researchers.

Entries can involve any aspect of neurorehabilitation, eg:

  • Patient or clinic management initiative
  • Research project
  • Best practice development
  • Use of a new technological development

The entries must demonstrate a difference to patient outcome.
The work described must be completed and yielded results, or published in the last 12 months.

The single prize of £3000 will be awarded for:

  • Travel bursary to a clinical/scientific conference
  • Professional development course
  • Research project

Closing date for entries is 31 December 2015.

Franz Gerstenbrand Award 2015: Closing Date for Entries
Dec 31 all-day

Website: http://wfnr.co.uk/education-and-research/wfnr-award/ 

The WFNR Franz Gerstenbrand Award, worth £3000, recognises and
rewards a neurorehabilitation project that has benefitted patients.
Named after Professor Franz Gerstenbrand in recognition of his continuous
contributions in neurorehabilitation, the Award is open to WFNR members
and non-members worldwide.
Entries for the WFNR Award are welcome from clinicians, researchers and
allied health professionals who are currently working in neurorehabilitation.

Find more information here: 2015_WFNR_Award_Information_for_Applicants

2nd International Multidisciplinary Paediatric & Neonatal Acute and Critical Care Research School
Jan 14 – Jan 15 all-day

See the Flyer for more details!

Arbeitstagung NeuroIntensivMedizin (ANIM) 2016 @ Estrel Berlin
Jan 28 – Jan 30 all-day

Find more information ANIM2016_Ankündigung and on the ANIM 2016 website: https://www.anim.de

AONeuro Course – Neurotrauma @ The Cullinan Hotel
Jan 30 – Jan 31 all-day
12th Symposium of the International Neurotrauma Society
Feb 1 – Feb 4 all-day
ACTRIMS 2016 Forum
Feb 18 – Feb 20 all-day
Israel 12th Annual Update Conference on Clinical Neurology and Neurophysiology
Feb 22 – Feb 24 all-day
International Conference on Heart & Brain – ICHB 2016
Feb 25 – Feb 27 all-day
International Conference: Clinical Update Sleep 2016 @ Royal College of Physicians
Feb 26 all-day

Places are now available for the international Clinical Update Sleep conference, and 2016 promises to be its biggest year yet. The day will cover a range of topics, including hypersomnia and parasomnia, sleep-disordered breathing and comorbidities, plus an update on recent clinical trials in sleep-disordered breathing and non-invasive ventilation.

The format of presentations, interactive lectures, case studies and workshops, including a workshop aimed at using polysomnography and CPAP equipment, means that those attending will be informed of all the latest advances in understanding and managing sleep disorders. There will be a faculty of international sleep experts including Gian Paolo Rossi, Wolfgang Oertel, Anita Simonds and Dieter Riemann, plus many more.

5 CPD points have been awarded from The Royal College of Physicians.

To secure your place book online at http://www.guysandstthomasevents.co.uk/international-conference-clinical-update-sleep-2016/  or email events@gstt.nhs.uk

11th World Congress on Brain Injury
Mar 2 – Mar 5 all-day
53. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Epileptologie e. V. (DGfE) 2016 @ Campus der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Mar 2 – Mar 5 all-day

Website: http://www.epilepsie2016.de/

The official language of this conference is German.

European Congress of Radiology – ECR 2016 @ Austria Center Vienna
Mar 2 – Mar 6 all-day
24th European Congress of Psychiatry
Mar 12 – Mar 15 all-day
Brain Awareness Week
Mar 14 – Mar 20 all-day

Website: http://www.dana.org/baw/

Brain Awareness Week (BAW) is the global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. Every March, BAW unites the efforts of partner organisations worldwide in a celebration of the brain for people of all ages. Activities are limited only by the organisers’ imaginations and include open days at neuroscience labs; exhibitions about the brain; lectures on brain-related topics; social media campaigns; displays at libraries and community centers; classroom workshops; and more.

II. International Conference on Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) @ Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf Gebäude 23.01, Haupteingang
Mar 15 – Mar 16 all-day
13. Jahrestagung der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Neurologie (ÖGN)
Mar 16 – Mar 19 all-day
60. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Klinische Neurophysiologie und Funktionelle Bildgebung (DGKN) 2016 @ Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf Gebäude 23.01, Haupteingang
Mar 16 – Mar 19 all-day
Munich Brain Course: DISSECTIONS, CLINICAL CORRELATES, IMAGING @ Anatomische Anstalt der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Institute of Anatomy)
Mar 16 – Mar 19 all-day

Website: https://www.intensivkurs-neuroanatomie.de/index.html?l=en

Munich Brain Course 2016-16 – 19 03 2016

Dear colleagues,

We would like to invite you to attend our teaching course devoted to  brain dissection and its clinical and neuroimaging applications.

The Munich Brain Course has been a yearly event since 2004. Each  course has three main topics with additional presentations and  hands-on dissections.

The upcoming course will take place on March 16th – 19th 2016. The focus will be on spinal cord, cerebellum and occipital lobe. As a registered attendee of the English part you are also invited to attend all lectures of the German part, called „Intensivkurs Neuroanatomie“ (Thursday afternoon until Saturday noon) without special registration and fee.

Among the speakers are  Robert Rafal, Bangor; Michael E. Goldberg, New York; Stephan Brandt, Berlin; Thomas Schenk, Munich; Udo Rüb, Frankfurt, and Patric Hagmann, Lausanne.

For program and application forms see: www.munichbraincourse.eu.

English lectures will be held on Wednesday, March 16 and Thursday,  March 17. The brain dissection hands-on part in small groups takes  place on Thursday afternoon and on Friday (simultaneous to the German  dissection part). As a registered participant of the English part you  may also attend all German lectures (Thursday afternoon until Saturday midday). Of particular interest is the forensic medicine session Saturday morning.

Number of participants:

  1. 40 English speaking participants
  2. 60 German speaking participants

(the dissections take place in groups of 5 participants with one tutor)

Course fee: 595 Euro (including VAT)
We would be pleased to welcome you in Munich.

Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Peter Reilich M.A.
Friedrich-Baur-Institut an der Neurologischen Klinik

Prof. Dr. med. Adrian Danek
Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, LMU München