ICNA needs your support

ICNA needs your support

Dear colleagues,

We are writing today to ask for your support for the International Child Neurology Association (ICNA) and its activities.  http://www.icnapedia.org

The work that ICNA performs is entirely financed from funds raised.  Membership is now free and has grown considerably to over 2,000 members since we implemented this policy in 2012.  

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EpilepsyDiagnosis.Org – a novel online diagnostic manual of the epilepsies

Background 

Although there is much information on the internet about epilepsy and seizures, there is a glaring absence of a single source of information that aligns with the international classification and provides an organized presentation of the many seizure types and syndromes to help with diagnosis and treatment. This information gap was recognized and led to the ILAE's EpilepsyDiagnosis.Org project which was formally launched in September 2014. It has been a unique resource in medicine and has harnessed the power of the internet to present the complexity of the significant amount of new information now available about the epilepsies and their etiologies, in a manner that is concise, current and accessible to a global audience. It is as relevant to those in primary and secondary health care settings as it is to those in tertiary epileptology practice. It is also showing promise as an instructional and training resource for those who are new to medicine. 

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ICNA - GBOD Research Trainee Fellowships

ICNA - GBOD Research Trainee Fellowships
The ICNA is happy to announce two exciting research opportunities under the ICNA  GBOD Research Trainee Fellowship program.The deadline for receipt of applications is   April 1, 2015 Eligibility criteria: 1. Must be a member of ICNA 2. Should have completed two years of an accredited child Neurology training program or be within 5 years of completion of their training program How to apply: Prospective applicants should write to the respective project supervisors and should provide: i. an uptodate CV ii. Reference letters – from program director or division head and two other direct supervisors iii. Statement regarding motivation for project...
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