Cures Within Reach announces Industry Patient Impact Clinical Award for Prof Lieven Lagae

Prof Lieven Lagae, ICNA Executive Board Member &  Director of the Childhood Epilepsy Program at the KUL University Hospitals is the recipient of "Cures within Research" 5th Annual Global Health Repurposing Awards. Prof Lagae has been awarded the new Industry Patient Impact Clinical Award.

Award recipients will be recognized at the Global Health Repurposing Awards on June 27, 2017 at the 6th Annual Global Health Drug Repositioning and Repurposing Conference in Chicago, IL.

We are very proud to acknowledge the achievements of our fellow ICNA Executive Board member, Dr. Lieven Lagae of KUL University Hospitals in Belgium, for his "Cures Within Reach Industry Patient Impact Clinical Award 2017" which has been given in recognition of his pioneering research and world-wide efforts to repurpose the drug fenfluramine for Dravet syndrome patients.


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Brain Plasticity in Epilepsy Leuven, Belgium, May 13 – 16, 2017


A unique meeting on "Brain Plasticity in Epilepsy" will be  held in Leuven, Belgium, May 13 – 16, 2017. Our goal is to provide a highly interactive forum for clinical practitioners and researchers with a focus on brain reorganization in epilepsy and how brain plasticity affects motor, cognitive and imaging aspects. We are very honored to be hosting an expert faculty of distinguished international speakers on the following topics: brain networks in epilepsy epileptogenesis and func...
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Joint ESCNP PNU and ACNA conference May 2017

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I am happy to announce that the joint meeting of the 21th Egyptian Society of Child Neuropsychiatry Conference (ESCNP), 5th Alexandria University Conference (PNU) and 1st African Child Neurology Conference (ACNA) will be hosted at Helnan Palestine Hotel, Alexandria, Egypt on May 10-11, 2017. The conference is usually attended by a good number of high calibre Pediatric Neurologists, Neurologists, Psychiatrists, Pediatricians from Egypt, Arab & African Countries. 2 Workshops will also be arranged pre and post conference to provide hands on training on Paediatric EMG & EEG. Please send us your abstracts ASAP. Looking forward to welcoming you all. Ahmed Raouf, MD....
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ICNA Educational Meeting, 2016, 5th-6th Nov. Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

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The Institute of Paediatric Neurodisorder and Autism (IPNA) in Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) and International Child Neurology Association (ICNA) are proud to announce the ICNA Educational Meeting to be held in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh from 5-6 November 2016. The title of the meeting is “ICNA Educational Meeting: Towards Better Service in Child Neurology and Development”. This jointly organized event is being held in Bangladesh for the first time, with the support of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Bangladesh, Bangladesh Paediatric Association (BPA) and Bangladesh Society for Child Neurology, Development and Disability (BSCNDD) The event will host internationally...
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59th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Child Neurology

We are pleased to announce that the 59th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Child Neurology will be held from June 15(Thu.) – 17(Sat.), 2017 at the Osaka International Convention Center (Grand Cube Osaka). I am greatly honored to be appointed President of this distinguished Meeting, and preparations are underway to ensure the fruitful Meeting will contribute to further advances in child neurology. The major programs of the plenary sessions will be “Talk on Down Syndrome -Support over a Life Time-” and “Current Status in Japanese Children with Learning Disorder”. In the above plenary, “ Talk on Down Syndrome –Support...
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