Handbook of Pediatric Electroencephalography by Veena Kander now on ICNApedia VLE

2013 Child Neurology Society Bernard D'Souza International Fellowship Award

cns2013 Child Neurology Society Bernard D'Souza International Fellowship AwardTo apply: https://cns.nonprofitcms.org/awards/Solicitations/8/Submissions/CreateThe Child Neurology Society is now accepting applications for the 2013 Bernard D'Souza International Fellowship Award, which will sponsor a child neurologist from a developing country's attendance at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the CNS to be held in Austin, TX (Oct 30 - Nov 2, 2013). This will be preceded or followed by a visit to a selected training program in North America. The purpose of the award is to promote child neurology in developing countries. Expenses covered:1) Meeting registration fee waiver2) round-trip coach fare originating and ending in home...
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Call for Abstracts: The 13th International Child Neurology Congress (ICNC 2014)

The 13th International Child Neurology Congress will be held in the city of Foz do Iguaçu (Iguazú River Mouth), Brazil, from 4 to 9 May 2014. This is the second time that an ICNC is held in Latin America the first one being in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1992. The congress will be held jointly with the 9th Brazilian Congress of Child Neurology. As in the past congresses, the Scientific Program will be of the highest caliber, emphasizing not only the latest developments and advances in child neurology, but also a review of current standard of care in the practice of...
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Partnerships between North American Epilepsy Centers and Africa

838922 w2This is an invitation to submit an application to this program from the North American Commission of the ILAE. The program seeks to promote and improve the care of persons in Africa living with epilepsy, through education, advocacy and research. It aims specifically to support and expand exchange programs between members of the North American Commission and African chapters of the ILAE, in order to significantly impact epilepsy care in that region. Based on our experience with the Latin American and Caribbean partnerships, the ILAE is confident that NAC members can significantly contribute to this mission. The application should address program...
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MSc Course in Epilepsy (Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London)

9780521691581Admissions are now open for the MSc Course in Epilepsy at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London. This is a multidisciplinary programme covering topics related to all aspects of human epilepsy, from underlying neurobiological mechanisms to clinical aspects and psycho-social consequences. The course includes core modules and a research project in addition to practical clinical experience. This year a textbook is also introduced that follows the course syllabus which will be an invaluable aid to the students, in addition to constituting excellent didactic stand-alone learning material. The textbook is called “Introduction to Epilepsy, and is published by Cambridge University Press. KEY BENEFITS...
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Paediatric Neurology Masterclass Bristol 2013

ssgreatbritainThe Annual Bristol Paediatric Neurology Masterclass will be held on 18 & 19 April 2013 Topics include: Syncope and anoxic seizuresEpilepsy in adolescenceChanellopathiesNeurocutaneous disordersPeripheral neuropathiesTraumatic Brain InjuryCongenital infections of CNSManagement of “difficult” epilepsiesMovement disordersCerebellar disordersNeurogeneticsStrokeAutoimmune disorders of the CNSNeurotransmitter disorders Faculty includes: John Livingston (Leeds)Sameer Zuberi (Glasgow)Andrew Lux (Bristol)Dana Craiu (Bucharest)Rima Nabbout (Paris)Richard Appleton (Liverpool)Sergiusz Józwiak (Warsaw)Alexander Paciorkowski (Rochester NY)Anirban Majumdar (Bristol)Alasdair Parker (Cambridge)Eugen Boltshauser (Zurich)Rob Forsyth (Newcastle)Manju Kurian (London)Angela Vincent (Oxford)Finbar O’Callaghan (Bristol)Mark Mackay (Melbourne)Brigitte Vollmer (Southampton/Stockholm) With Wine Reception and Conference Dinner on the s.s. Great BritainVenue: University of Bristol, Chemistry Building, Cantock's Close, Bristol BS8 1TS For any...
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