The 54th Annual Meeting of the Irish Neurological Association, under the presidency of Dr. Brian Herron, will take place on May 31st - June 1st 2018 at Riddel Hall, Queen's University Belfast.
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The Dublin Neurological Institute recently hosted the Annual Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders meeting. A number of interesting talks took place, one of the highlights of the day was a talk from Mr Bill Morrison (pictured below) on living with Parkinson's Disease.
International Congress of parkinson and Movement disorders
The International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and movement disorders will be held in Hong Kong from the 5th to the 9th of October 2018. Abstract submission will close on the 8th of March 2018.
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The faces and brains behind the doors of the Dublin Neurological Institute
A recent article by In a compelling article by Ronan McGreevy in the Irish Times Family and Health supplement we see behind the scenes at the Dublin Neurological Institute, get to understand some of the heartbreaking stories as patients and their families deal with some terrible neurological disorders. We get an insight on their day to day challenges and also their fears for their families’ futures that often come with diseases that are potentially hereditary. To learn more click here
Irish research is unlocking the dark secrets of dementia
A cure for the disorder is five to 10 years away, according to neurologist Tim Lynch. Two groundbreaking discoveries by an Irish scientist, separated by almost 20 years, have shed significant new light on the causes of dementia and Parkinson’s disease. To learn more click here.