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Neurology 2018: leading edge neurology for the practising clinician

The emphasis of the course is on modern treatment and management approaches in the clinical setting, both routine and specialist.  The course is taught via lectures and a CPC and intends to be didactic but also entertaining and informative. A central feature too is our annual ‘Prize’ lecture in which a high profile speaker from Queen Square will give a talk. CPD points applied for.

 

Wednesday 11th April 2018

Pre-Course Symposium: Preparing for the Speciality Certificate Exam

Venue: Basement Lecture Theatre, 33 Queen Square, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
Time: 1-5.30pm

A specially prepared book of revision notes and sample questions will be given to all delegates - invaluable tips for those preparing for the Speciality Certificate Exam.

PROGRAMME 12th & 13th April 2018

Venue: Logan Hall, Institute of Education, Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL

THURSDAY

Time Title Speaker
9.00 - 9.45
Registration
 
9.50 Introduction Prof Mike Hanna & Dr Tabish Saifee
10.00 - 10.35 Frontotemporal dementia Dr Jon Rohrer
10.35 – 11.10 Cases that informed my practice Dr Jeremy Gibbs
11.10 - 11.40 Coffee  
11.40 - 12.15 Prize lecture Prof Linda Greensmith
12.15 - 12.50 Sorting out adult white matter disease - experiences from a leukodystrophy clinic Dr Jeremy Chataway
12.50 - 14.00 Lunch  
14.00 - 14.35 Haematology for the Neurologist
Dr Shirley D’Sa
14.35 - 15.10 Experience of a prion referral service Dr Peter Rudge
15.10 – 15.40 Tea  
15. 40 – 16.15 What’s new in traumatic brain injury Dr Richard Sylvester

16.15 – 17.00 SATELLITE – Advanced therapies in Parkinson’s disease Prof Tom Warner
17.00 – 17.30 Drinks and snacks  
17.30 – 19.15 Clinical cases and prize
 

FRIDAY

Time Title Speaker
8.30 - 9.10 Coffee  
9.10 – 9.45 Acute infectious encephalitis: diagnosis & management

Dr Nicholas Davies
9.45 – 10.20 Cardiovascular autonomic disorders for the general neurologist Dr Ellen Merete Hagen
10.20 – 10.55 Coffee  
10.55 - 11.30
Clinical spectrum and management of NMOSD
Dr Anu Jacob
11.30 – 12.05 MRI Quiz –spot diagnosis Dr Indran Davagnanam
12.05 - 12.40
LUNCH
 
12.40 -  13.15 CPC  
13.15 – 13.50 Acute vertigo: stroke or peripheral vestibular disorder Prof Adolfo Bronstein and Dr Diego Kaski

Sponsors: Allegan Ltd, Britannia Pharmaceuticals

This meeting is sponsored by the Pharmaceutical Industry with the presence of exhibition stands. All sponsors have had no input to the content of the meeting