Congratulations EPNS Fellows 2022!

The EPNS Selection Committee comprising of 5 members of the EPNS Board held a meeting this week to discuss the 2022 EPNS Fellowship applications. There were many applications received this year, more than the usual number we expect to receive, and numerous were of a high-quality. Thank you to all applicants. Visit https://www.epns.info/epns-fellowship-news/ to learn about…

Congratulations: new EPNS Board 2022-2026!

I am pleased to announce that the following 20 EPNS members have been elected to the EPNS Board for the term 2022-2026: First Name Last Name Country Nadia Bahi-Buisson France Dewi Bakker Netherlands Sandra Bigi Switzerland Maria Roberta Cilio Belgium Dana Craiu Romania Rob Forsyth United Kingdom Kathleen Mary Gorman Ireland Anna Jansen Belgium Lieven…

EPNS Webinar: 10 Nov 2021: Neonatal Presentations of Neuromuscular Disorders

Next EPNS Webinar in the series Date: Wednesday 10 November 2021 Time: 17:00h Central European Time (e.g. Netherlands). Time Zone Converter: CLICK HERE Topic: Neonatal Presentations of Neuromuscular Disorders Description: The term ‘neuromuscular diseases’ defines disorders of the extended motor unit. Newborns with disorders of peripheral nervous system (motor neurons, nerve roots, plexuses, peripheral nerves, neuromuscular junction, and skeletal muscles)…

EPNS VIRTUAL Research Meeting 2021: REGISTER NOW

We are pleased to announce that registration for the fully VIRTUAL EPNS Research Meeting taking place on 25-26 November is now open! For more information visit: https://www.epns.info/epns-virtual-research-meeting-2021/ IMPORTANT: There will be a maximum of 160 places available (each working group has a max of 40 delegates per group). Registrations will be accepted on a first…

EPNS JOURNAL CLUB: FREE Webinar: 22 Sept 2021: European Guideline on the Management of Narcolepsy in Adults and Children.

The Young EPNS (YEPNS) Committee, in collaboration with the EPNS Scientific and Research Committee, are delighted to announce the next EPNS Journal Club – we hope you can attend. Registration is free and all are welcome so please share this invitation with your colleagues! Date: Wednesday 22 September 2021 Time: 17:00h Central European Time (CET)…

Dr Giacomo Garone: Aicardi Fellowship 2020

Dr Giacomo Garone: Aicardi Fellowship: a special award given to an application of extreme quality. Professor Lieven Lagae who was presented with the Aicardi Award 2019, kindly donated the prize fund to the EPNS fellowship scheme.  Dr Giacomo Garone from Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, Italy went to the Movement Disorders Clinic, APHP – Hôpital de la…