The EPNS Scientific and Research Committee together with the Young EPNS (YEPNS) are hosting the EPNS Journal Club in the shape of interactive webinars discussing selected articles of key interest to Child Neurologists on the 4th Wednesday of every other month at 17:00h CET.

Each Journal Club will be broadcast live via the Zoom Webinar platform for approximately 40 to 60 minutes.

Covering the tools and techniques to understand and appraise the latest publications, the webinars will be informative and interactive.

Available for FREE to both EPNS members and non-members, all are welcome.

We hope you will join us.

Next Journal Club Webinar in the series: 

DateWednesday 22 September 2021

Time17:00h Central European Time Time Zone Converter: CLICK HERE

Topic: 2021 European Guideline on the Management of Narcolepsy in Adults and Children.

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Description: In the second (young) EPNS journal club we will discuss the 2021 European guideline and expert statements on the management of narcolepsy in adults and children, written by Bassetti and colleagues in a joint publication of the European Journal of Neurology and Journal of Sleep Research. We will discuss the content of the article and main recommendations of the authors, but also the strength and weaknesses of the methodologies used. Furthermore, we will discuss guideline development in general, especially in rare disorders. The presentation will be followed by an interactive discussion with the participants of the journal club.

Article: Bassetti C, Kallweit U et al, European guideline and expert statements on the management of narcolepsy in adults and children. Eur J Neurol 2021; 28 (9): 2815-2830.  This article is co-published by the European Journal of Neurology and the Journal of Sleep Research.

Senior Chair:  Professor Sameer Zuberi, EPNS President, Professor Paediatric Neurologist, Royal Hospital for Children & University of Glasgow, UK.

YEPNS Presenter: Dr Tessa Wassenberg, Department of Paediatrics, Paediatric Neurology Unit, VUB UZ Brussel, Belgium.

YEPNS Moderator: Dr Jelte Helfferich, Department of neurology, University Medical Center Groningen, the Netherlands


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the EPNS Journal Club webinar.

More Journal Club webinars will be coming your way and details will be shared here in due course.


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If you are an EPNS Member and have any questions or you are interested in joining the EPNS, you are very welcome to email