Event Calendar

August – December 2014

Aug
31
Sun
RCPI Diploma in Syncope and Related Disorders @ Royal College of Physicians of Ireland
Aug 31 – May 31 all-day

The Diploma in Syncope & Related Disorders, the first of its kind, aims to provide participants with the expert knowledge, skills and attributes to effectively diagnose, treat and manage syncope and related disorders in a range of clinical settings and within a syncope clinic.
The diploma will run from September 2014 to May 2015.
Applications are currently open on our website www.rcpi.ie

Sep
14
Sun
87th Annual Meeting of the DGN (German Society of Neurology) + Neuro week 2014
Sep 14 – Sep 19 all-day
Sep
15
Mon
22nd Congress of the European Sleep Research Society @ Nokia Concert Hall
Sep 15 – Sep 20 all-day

Website: http://www.esrs-congress.eu 

The European Sleep Research Society (ESRS) will host its 22nd Congress in Tallinn, Estonia, from 16 – 20 September, 2014.  This congress presents an opportunity for neurologists interested in sleep research and sleep medicine. Please find below a few of the lectures which will be offered at the ESRS congress.

Key Note Lectures:

•    Memory Consolidation: Synaptic Tagging, Schemas and Sleep
Time: 16:00-16:45
Date: Wednesday, 17.09.2014
Richard Morris,  The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

•    Sleep, Mental Illness and Health: Frontiers in Transdiagnostic Empirically Grounded Treatment Generation
Time: 15:30-16:15
Date: Thursday, 18.09.2014
Allison Harvey,  University of California, Berkeley, CA, US

Symposia:

•    Sleep and Brain Maturation: Development of Sleep-Regulatory Mechanisms and Interactions between Sleep and Brain Maturation
I. Gvilia, Tbilisi, US

•    Impact of Sleep Disordered Breathing in Neurological Sleep Disorders
I.Morrison, Edinburgh, UK

•    Sleep-related Neurostimulation: Mechanisms and Clinical Implications
C. Nissen, Freiburg, DE

There will be a Joint Symposia, Update on the Neurology of Sleep, supported by the European Academy of Neurology (ean), organized by Lino Nobili and Claudio Bassetti.
For more information on Registration and to view the full Scientific Program, please visit the Congress homepage. Please note that 27 July is the last deadline for early registration at a reduced fee.

Sep
18
Thu
4th Annual Brain Metastases Research and Emerging Therapy Conference
Sep 18 – Sep 20 all-day

Website: http://www.brain-mets.com/

Sep
17
Wed
EHMTIC 2014 – 4th European Headache and Migraine Trust International Congress
Sep 17 – Sep 21 all-day
New Zealand Applied Neurosciences Conference @ AUT University North Shore Campus
Sep 17 – Sep 20 all-day
Sep
19
Fri
First Joint Workshop Meeting of the Cyprus Clinical Neurophysiology & Epilepsy Societies
Sep 19 – Sep 21 all-day

Website: http://ccns-ces.weebly.com/

Sep
23
Tue
10th International Congress “New Developments in the Assessment of Early Brain Damage – 30 Years Later”
Sep 23 – Sep 27 all-day

Website: http://www.ebd-bled2014.eu/

10th International congress »New Developments in the Assessment of Early Brain Damage – 30 Years after« @ Bled Festival Hall at Bled
Sep 23 – Sep 27 all-day
Sep
26
Fri
Translational Research for CNS Diseases
Sep 26 – Oct 4 all-day

Website: www.nsas.it

Sep
30
Tue
World Parkinson Coalition: Scientific Update: Parkinson Pipeline Umbrella
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day

Website: http://www.worldpdcoalition.org/?page=2014Webcast

Six lively and engaging sessions delivered over three days online right to your computer as a one year anniversary scientific update following the WPC 2013. Approved for 6 CME credit hours.

4th biannual International Multidisciplinary Pain Congress @ Van der Valk Hotel
Sep 30 – Oct 4 all-day

Website: http://www.paincongress.org/

Oct
1
Wed
Regional Teaching Course in Sofia, Bulgaria @ Military Medical Academy
Oct 1 – Oct 5 all-day

for more information on the RTC in Sofia, Bulgaria 2014, please click here

Oct
2
Thu
Genetics of Parkinson´s Disease and Other Parkinsonian Syndromes in Clinical Practice
Oct 2 – Oct 4 all-day

Website: http://www.movementdisorders.org/MDS/Education/Upcoming-Courses/Genetics-of-Parkinsons-disease-and–other-parkinsonian-syndromes-in-clinical-practice-.htm

The aim of this course is to inform clinicians about the phenotypic spectrum of genetic forms of parkinsonism, to provide clinical clues for the differential diagnosis, and to discuss when, and in what patients, a genetic test should be performed. The course will include plenary lectures, video case demonstrations, and a “bring your own patient” video session.

Oct
3
Fri
5th Belgian Brain Congress: How To Modulate The Brain – Facts, Fiction, Future @ International Convention Center
Oct 3 – Oct 4 all-day

Website: www.neuro.be

Management of Treatment-Resistant Psychiatric Disorders
Oct 3 – Oct 11 all-day

Website: www.nsas.it

Oct
8
Wed
11th EANO Congress @ Centro Congressi Lingotto
Oct 8 – Oct 12 all-day
11th Meeting of European Association of NeuroOncology (EANO)
Oct 8 – Oct 12 all-day
Oct
9
Thu
MDS Meeting: “50 Years of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy”
Oct 9 – Oct 11 all-day

Website: http://www.movementdisorders.org/MDS/Education/Upcoming-Courses/50-Years-of-Progressive-Supranuclear-Palsy.htm

Despite that research on PSP and related disorders has recently improved at all levels – molecular, brain circuitry, epidemiological and clinical – there has not been a single MDS-sponsored meeting about this devastating disorder. This course is intended to fill this gap, combining an update of the current understanding of PSP and a basic teaching course for those entering into this field. The most active researchers in the field of PSP from Europe will be invited to share their current knowledge and to discuss future research with the audience.

New Frontiers in the Neurobiology of Mental Illness @ The New York Academy of Sciences
Oct 9 – Oct 10 all-day

Website: www.nyas.org/MentalIllness2014

This conference will explore the translation of recent breakthroughs in neuroscience into therapies for the more than twenty-five percent of Americans suffering from mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, depression, fear and anxiety disorders, autism, and other psychiatric disorders. A keynote lecture by The Honorable Patrick J, Kennedy will address strategies to simultaneously abolish the stigma surrounding mental illness in order to fully realize the potential of these new treatments to improve mental health.

Oct
10
Fri
Genes, Neurons and Behavior: The Neurobiology of Endophenotypes
Oct 10 – Oct 18 all-day

Website: www.nsas.it

Oct
13
Mon
EANS 15th European Congress of Neurosurgery (2014)
Oct 13 – Oct 17 all-day
Oct
16
Thu
3rd Emirates Otology, Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery Conference and 2nd Middle East Otology, Neurotology & Skull base Surgery Conference @ Crowne Plaza Hotel
Oct 16 – Oct 18 all-day
Neuroimmunology: Clinical and Therapeutic Aspects
Oct 16 – Oct 17 all-day
Oct
15
Wed
Tagung des Deutsch-Österreichsch-Schweizer Arbeitskreises Epilepsie
Oct 15 – Oct 18 all-day
Oct
17
Fri
27th ECNP Congress @ CityCube Berlin
Oct 17 – Oct 21 all-day

Website: http://www.ecnp-congress.eu/sitecore/content/Congress2014/ECNP%20Congress.aspx?sc_lang=en

Oct
19
Sun
24th Alzheimer Europe Conference: Dignity and Autonomy in Dementia
Oct 19 – Oct 22 all-day

Website: http://www.alzheimer-europe.org/

Oct
21
Tue
9th World Stroke Congress
Oct 21 – Oct 25 all-day
WSC 2014 – World Stroke Congress @ Haliç Congress Centre
Oct 21 – Oct 25 all-day
Oct
22
Wed
9th International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementias
Oct 22 – Oct 25 all-day
Oct
24
Fri
The Future of Deep Brain Stimulation
Oct 24 – Nov 1 all-day

Website: www.nsas.it

Oct
28
Tue
Annual meeting of the Finnish Neurological Society
Oct 28 – Oct 31 all-day

Website: http://www.neurologipäivät.fi/

Joint annual meeting of the Swiss Neurological Society, Swiss Society of Neuroradiology, SSNR Educational Course and the Swiss Stroke Society @ Congress Centre Kursaal
Oct 28 – Oct 31 all-day

Website: www.imk.ch/sgi2014

Nov
5
Wed
3rd Asian Congress of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery and Techniques & 7th ISMISS Turkey Congress
Nov 5 – Nov 9 all-day

Website: www.acmisst2014.org

4th International Conference on Neurology & Epidemiology
Nov 5 – Nov 8 all-day
Netherlands Society of Neurology: Annual Scientific Meeting 2014
Nov 5 – Nov 7 all-day

Website: www.neurologie.nl

Nov
10
Mon
International Society of Intraoperative Neurophysiology: Educational Course
Nov 10 – Nov 13 all-day

Website: http://www.isincapetown2013.com/

Shaping the Developing Brain: Prenatal through Early Childhood @ The New York Academy of Sciences
Nov 10 – Nov 13 all-day

Website: www.nyas.org/developingbrain

Call for Abstracts for Poster/Hot Topic Talks, Travel Fellowship and Childcare Grant Applications. Deadline: September 15, 2014.

Speakers will present the latest cognitive neuroscience and experimental psychology research on typical and atypical development of learning and memory, emotion, and social behavior in early life; social, family, and nutritional factors that cause lasting changes to the brain; and intervention, education, and policy to improve outcomes for at-risk children.

Nov
12
Wed
Ataxia Telangiectasia Clinical Research Conference @ PAO Heyendael
Nov 12 – Nov 15 all-day

Website: http://www.ataxiatelangiectasia2014.nl/

The Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T) Clinical Research Conference focuses on research, diagnostics and treatment of A-T, a rare, neurodegenerative disease causing immunodeficiency and malignancies.  National and international experts will present their latest findings and present their views on future directions. Ample time is reserved for constructive discussions during workshop sessions. Young investigators are invited to present their work in selected oral presentations and poster sessions. Best Presentation and Best Poster prizes will be presented to young scientists.

Society of Neuro-Oncology Annual Meeting 2014
Nov 12 – Nov 16 all-day
Nov
14
Fri
Neuroscience 2014
Nov 14 – Nov 19 all-day

Website: http://www.sfn.org/annual-meeting/neuroscience-2014

Nov
17
Mon
LXVI Annual Congress of the Spanish Neurological Society @ Palacio de Congresos de Valencia
Nov 17 – Nov 22 all-day

Website: http://reunion.sen.es/

Nov
25
Tue
Annual meeting of the Israeli Neurological Association (INA)
Nov 25 – Nov 28 all-day

Website: http://www.israel-neurology.co.il/

LACTRIMS 2014 – 17th Latin American congress of Multiple Sclerosis 2014 @ Swisshotel
Nov 25 – Nov 29 all-day

Early bird registration fee starts on November 15, 2013

Abstract Submission opening: 1 December 2013

Nov
28
Fri
Neurology London BMJ Masterclasses @ Russell Hotel
Nov 28 all-day

Website: http://masterclasses.bmj.com/neurology-2014

This one day course will give physicians working in acute medicine the confidence to correctly diagnose, investigate and manage a wide range of common neurological symptoms and syndromes.

Dec
3
Wed
22. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Schlafforschung und Schlafmedizin e.V.
Dec 3 – Dec 6 all-day

Website: www.dgsm-kongress.de

5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung DGNR und DGNKN 2014 @ Stadthalle Singen Hohgarten
Dec 3 – Dec 6 all-day

5. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Neurorehabilitation e. V. (DGNR) und der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Neurotraumatologie und Klinische Neurorehabilitation e. V. (DGNKN) 2014

website: http://www.dgnr-dgnkn-tagung.de

 

MDPD 2014 – 10th international congress on mental dysfunction & other non-motor features in PD and related disorders
Dec 3 – Dec 7 all-day
Dec
9
Tue
14th International Forum on Mood and Anxiety Disorders @ Hilton Hotel
Dec 9 – Dec 12 all-day

Website: www.ifmad.org/2014