Queen Square Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases


Conferences, courses and workshops

Update in Neuromuscular Disorders

Tuesday 22nd - Friday 25th May 2018

At the Clinical Neuroscience Lecture Theatre, Lower Ground 33 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG

This 4 day course is designed for specialists with an interest in neuromuscular disease; the first two days concentrating on paediatric neuromuscular disorders and the latter two days on adult neuromuscular disorders.

Course organisers:
Professor Francesco Muntoni and Dr Adnan Manzur, UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital, Professor Mary Reilly and Professor Michael Hanna MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, UCL Institute of Neurology and UCLH Hospitals Foundation Trust.


  • What’s new in Duchenne muscular dystrophy?
  • Natural history and clinical trials in Duchenne MD
  • The limb girdle muscular dystrophies
  • Optimal assessment and management of respiratory and cardiac complications of  neuromuscular diseases
  • Cardiac involvement in neuromuscular disease
  • Congenital myasthenic syndromes
  • Congenital muscular dystrophies
  • Congenital myopathies
  • Spinal muscular atrophy: management, natural history and therapeutic trials
  • Inherited muscle channelopathies, myotonic dystrophies
  • Inflammatory demyelinating neuropathies CIDP/MMN
  • CPC

To register  your interest please contact the course co-ordinator
acky Bauer j.bauer@ucl.ac.uk
0044 203 448 8111

RCP and RCPCH CPD approval will be applied for

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