UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Neurology 2024: leading edge neurology for the practising clinician


The course is designed for consultants and trainees at all levels in neurology and other neuroscience specialties, from the UK, Europe and worldwide, and aims to provide a practical update on the hospital management of neurological diseases. The focus of the course is on everyday neurological practice which will include lectures, a quiz and a CPC. The course will be didactic, but also entertaining and informative.


  • MRI quiz
  • CPC

8 CPD points applied for with the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians for the main course

Thursday and Friday Course fees:

  • Consultant and associate specialists: £140 for 2 days 
  • Clinical trainees and research fellows: £80 for 2 days 
  • UCL/UCLH Staff: £10 for 2 days 
  • Students: £10 for 2 days

Sign up here.

Sponsors (to be confirmed):

This meeting will be by the Pharmaceutical Industry. All sponsors will have no input to the content of the meeting. A list of participants names and level (consultant, registrar etc) will be provided to all sponsors at the meeting.


Programme (to be finalised)

Please note that speaker times and titles may change prior to this event.

Location: Kennedy Lecture Theatre, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health 

Thursday 18th April 2024

9.25IntroductionDr Tabish Saifee
09.30-10.15Vitamin deficiences in neurologyDr Alex Rossor
10.15-11.00'Ism's and isnt's' in clinical neurologyDr Simon Freilich
11.25-12.10Neuroradiology quiz

Dr Kelly Pegoretti Baruteau

12.10-12.55Diagnosing sleep disordersDr Sofia Eriksson

Rapidly progressive and unusual dementias

Dr Andrew Thompson
14.35-15.20Eye movement disordersDr Sui Wong
15.20-15.40Eye movements in vestibular disordersDr Hena Ahmed
15.40-16.25Multiple sclerosis - disease modifying treatments - a 2024 updateProf Declan Chard

A pragmatic guide to running an FND service

Dr Pany Petrochilos

Friday 19th April 2024

09.20-10.05The skull base - a neurosurgical perspective

Miss Anouk Borg


Diagnosing and managing rare primary headaches disorders

Dr Salwa Kamourieh


Periodic paralyses and non dystrophic myotonias

Dr Dipa Jayaseelan

12.00-12.45Managing chronic pain for the neurologistTBC