Child Neurology Educational Meeting in Khartoum, Sudan

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The Sudanese Association of Paediatricians in association with the International Child Neurology Association (ICNA), the African Child Neurology Association (ACNA) and the Sudanese Society of Neuroscience is happy to announce the ICNA educational meeting to be held in Khartoum, Sudan from 28-30 January 2015. The meeting will be held under the kind patronage of His Excellency the Khartoum State Minister of Health. The scientific programme comprising of plenary lectures and workshops. A Nile cruise and trip to the pyramids are also planned as part of the social programme. The International faculty will consist of: Jo Wilmshurst [South Africa] Charles Newton [UK & Kenya]...
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ICNC2014 Travel Grants and Bursaries

The following applicants have been selected for the Travel Grant Awards for ICNC2014 Dr. Sangeetha Yoganathan,  Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India Dr Narayan Chandra Saha,  Dhaka Medical College, Dhaka. Bangladesh Dr Puneet Jain,  Lady Hardinge Medical College , Delhi, India Masiel Barrantes,  Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Peru Dr Aye Mu Saan,  Yangon Children Hospital, Myanmar Dr Alpha D. Mallillin,  Philippine Children's Medical Center, Philippines The ICNA offers travel awards to provide financial assistance for travel costs associated with the International Child Neurology Congresses. The award consists of a grant of upto USD 2500 to support their travel costs (to be...
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2nd African Epilepsy Congress - 'Epilepsy in Africa: Bridging the gap"

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The 2nd African Epilepsy Congress (AEC) will take place in Cape Town, South Africa, on 22nd - 24th May 2014. This congress is built on the scientific foundations established through the 1st African Epilepsy Congress, held in Nairobi, June 21st - 23rd, 2012. The 2nd AEC is a significant scientific event for the epilepsy community in Africa and farther afield. The programme comprises plenary sessions, topical lectures, interactive sessions, as well as sessions of particular interest to people with epilepsy, their families and carers. We very much look forward to welcoming you to Cape Town next May. http://www.epilepsycapetown2014.org/ Congress Announcement  [PDF]...
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World Federation of Neurology (WFN) Grants-in-Aid 2013

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The 2013 Grant-in-Aid competition will begin accepting letters of intent on April 15th, 2013 (Deadline May 15th) General: The WFN will award grants for specific educational or applied research projects in neurology and the applied neurosciences as part of it activities as a registered charitable organization and its mission to "foster quality neurology and brain health worldwide" Aim: To provide funding for low cost, high impact educational and outcomes research projects. Please note: Projects to provide healthcare, basic science and ongoing research proposals are not eligible. Eligibility: Neurologists of Member Societies Criteria: Relevance: How does the project directly address the mission...
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Call for Abstracts: The 13th International Child Neurology Congress (ICNC 2014)

The 13th International Child Neurology Congress will be held in the city of Foz do Iguaçu (Iguazú River Mouth), Brazil, from 4 to 9 May 2014. This is the second time that an ICNC is held in Latin America the first one being in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1992. The congress will be held jointly with the 9th Brazilian Congress of Child Neurology. As in the past congresses, the Scientific Program will be of the highest caliber, emphasizing not only the latest developments and advances in child neurology, but also a review of current standard of care in the practice of...
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