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  • The Association of British Neurologists Annual Meeting
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  • 20th May 2013

  • A welcome from the ABN President… 21 May – 24 May 2013 The SECC, Glasgow We are looking forward to welcoming delegates to the 2013 ABN Scientific Meeting at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, Glasgow. For 2013 we have extended our usual teaching and science remit to include a session for GPs and medical […]

  • PREVIEW Pain Therapeutics – discount for ACNR readers
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  • 12th Mar 2013

  • Conference details: 20th & 21st May 2013, Copthorne Tara Hotel, London, UK Examine practical issues within the industry and network with leading experts at SMi’s Pain Therapeutics conference SMi’s Pain Therapeutics conference returns to London on the 20th & 21st May 2013 with a two day intensive agenda highlighting the latest developments in pain therapeutics […]

  • PREVIEW 6th Meeting of the UK PD Non-Motor Group (PDNMG)
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  • 12th Mar 2013

  • Conference details: 11th April, 2013; London, UK. Non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease (NMS) are the leading cause of poor quality of life for both people with Parkinson’s and their caregivers.  The slowness, stiffness and tremor of Parkinson’s disease (PD) are well known, but non-motor symptoms afflict more Parkinson’s patients. Though NMS affect every patient, they […]

  • PREVIEW: The 4th Oxford Neurology Course
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  • 12th Mar 2013

  • Conference details: 26th-28th June, 2013, Oxford, UK. Report by: Ursula Schulz & Martin Turner, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Oxford University. We are delighted to announce the 4th annual Oxford Neurology Course (ONC), which will run from 26th-28th June 2013 in St Anne’s College, Oxford. The ONC aims to mix up-to-date clinical neurology with some […]

  • The Encephalitis Society Professional Seminar 2012
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  • 12th Mar 2013

  • Conference details: 3rd December, 2012, London, UK. Reviewed by: Sophie Miller 4th year medical student, University of Liverpool, UK. The Encephalitis Society’s Professional seminar was held in MacFarlanes LLP in London on the 3rd of December,  2012 and was to be the launch of the much anticipated diagnostic algorithm and management guidelines for encephalitis. Nearly […]

  • Providing Community Rehabilitation – Learning from Experience
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  • 12th Mar 2013

  • Report of the Community Therapists Network Annual Conference, 28th of November 2012 Reviewed by:  Professor Pam Enderby, UK The Community Therapists Network 2012 annual conference was set up to help teams from across the UK to share different approaches of providing community rehabilitation and intermediate care. The Network had become aware of the many different […]

  • The 34th Advanced Clinical Neurology Course
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  • 31st Jan 2013

  • Image shows course organisers: From left – Dr Richard Davenport (Consultant Neurologist, Edinburgh), Judi Clarke (Academic Personal Assistant), Professor Charles Warlow (Emeritus Professor of Neurology, Edinburgh). Seeing Beyond the Gene – Second National Conference on Huntington’s Disease Conference details: 10-11 September 2012, John McIntyre Centre, Edinburgh First, Edinburgh. Reviewed by: Dr Louise Davidson, Research Registrar, […]

  • Seeing Beyond the Gene – 2nd National Conference on Huntington’s Disease
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  • 31st Jan 2013

  • Picture shows
 Dr George El-Nimr, conference organiser (in the middle) with the conference speakers. Conference details: 26 April, 2012, Stoke-on-Trent, UK. Reviewed by: Dr George El-Nimr, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist/Clinical Tutor. Clinical Lead for Neuropsychiatry and Older Adult Psychiatry. Having received overwhelming support and approval of the first national conference in 2010, the second event did not […]

  • 4th Annual UKABIF Conference
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  • 31st Jan 2013

  • Conference details: 13 November 2012, National Motorcycle Museum, UK. Reviewed by: Louise Blakeborough on behalf of UKABIF. Over 150 doctors, case managers, personal injury lawyers, social care workers, voluntary organisations and care providers attended the meeting. The programme highlighted the need for long-term rehabilitation following a brain injury to maximise optimal patient recovery – a […]