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Successful launch of new annual leading edge neurology course

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neurology 2014 conference

The UCL Institute of Neurology held its first annual leading edge neurology course from Wed 26th March - Friday 28th March 2014 inclusive.

Visit to the Berlin School of Mind and Brain

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For the second year in a row the Berlin School of Mind and Brain invited members of the Education Unit and four Institute of Neurology PhD students (Thomas Moens, Camilla Nord, Roman Praschberger and Svenja Espenhahn) to their annual poster presentations for their doctoral students, held on the 5th December 2013. The event was a huge success with much discussion and interest raised from all the posters presented, and the hospitality shown by everyone from the Berlin School of Mind and Brain was truly overwhelming. In particular we would like to thank Dr Inken Dose and Dr Dirk Mende for all their efforts in organising this trip, the poster presentations and for making the group feel so welcome. 

ABTA Winners

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We are delighted to announce that Mr Sundeep Teki, a PhD students at the UCL Institute of Neurology was awarded first prize in the recent ABTA Doctoral Researcher Awards competition (category Biological & Medical Sciences). There was strong competition for this award with 140 applications from 40 universities in the UK and the quality was exceptionally high.

Teaching Awards 2013

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Dr Damon Hoad

The Education Unit would like to highlight the following teaching awards

Clinical Teaching Awards

14th Annual Queen Square Symposium

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14th Annual Queen Square Symposium
By Anna Graca, Madeline Grade and Julie Guerin

Students from the Institute of Neurology and Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at Queen Square, University College London gathered to present their research at the 14th annual Queen Square Symposium on Friday 15th March 2013.

Cultural Consultation Service website launches

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The website for the Cultural Consultation Service (CCS), which provides support to students and staff experiencing challenges to their learning and/or teaching due to intercultural conflict, has now launched.

Clinical Teaching Awards 2011/12

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Dr Tabish Saifee

The Education Unit is delighted to announce two teaching awards for Clinical teachers, the Djamshidian-Chinthapalli award for outstanding contribution to bedside teaching and the 2011/12 Clinical Tutor of the Year award.

Thinking of studying at UCL next year?

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The Faculty of Brain Sciences is holding an Open Day for prospective postgraduate students on 8 February 2012.

Launch of the UCL Institute of Neurology YouTube channel

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The UCL Institute of Neurology is pleased to announce the launch of its own YouTube channel. The channel can be viewed here.

IoN Student wins Santander Formula One Scholarship

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Dr Martin Grecco, a student on the MSc Clinical Neurology programme at the UCL Institute of Neurology has been awarded a Santander Formula One Scholarship, by UCL.

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