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Frontiers in Neurology (FIN7) (Free Registration, Neurology Study Day)

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Frontiers in Neurology (FIN7) 7th Annual Meeting

Friday 1st December 2017

Trinity Institute of Biosciences (TBSI), Pearse Street, Dublin Trinity College Dublin

FREE REGISTRATION

NEUROLOGY STUDY DAY

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Registration, Welcome & Plenary Lecture

  • 10.00-11.00: Registration Opens & Poster Setup
  • 11.00-11.10: Welcome & Opening Remarks, Prof. Kumlesh K. Dev
  • 11.10-11.50: Dr. Jon Stone (University of Edinburgh, UK), Functional Neurological Disorders: the assessment as treatment

11.50-12.30: Lunch Break and Posters

Clinical Neuropsychiatry – Chairs: Dr. Kara O’Connell & Dr. John Mellers

  • 12.30-13.10: Dr. Alan Carson (University of Edinburgh, UK), Functional Neurological Symptoms: understanding mechanism to improve treatment
  • 13.10-13.50: Dr. Richard Sylvester (Queen Square London, UK), Neuropsychiatric aspects of mild traumatic brain injury
  • 13.50-14.30: Prof. Adam Zeman (University of Exeter, UK), Syndromes of transient amnesia: neurology and psychiatry insights

14.30-14.45: Coffee Break and Posters

Emerging Therapies (Parallel Sessions) – Chair: Prof. Kumlesh K. Dev

Parallel Session 1: Lecture Theatre: Stanley Quek

  • 14.45-15.05: Dr. Erika Pintér (University of Pécs, Hungary), TRPA1 receptor as a potential drug target in MS
  • 15.05-15.25: Dr. Alerie Guzman & Prof. Robin Franklin (University of Cambridge), Regeneration/myelination (tbc)

Parallel Session 2: Lecture Theatre: B2.50

  • 14.45-15.05: Dr. Steven G. Fagan & Prof Kumlesh K. Dev (Trinity College Dublin, Ireland), A novel therapy for Krabbe Disease: preclinical studies
  • 15.05-15.25: Dr. Gary P. Brennan & Prof. David Henshall (Royal College Surgeons Ireland), Targeting epileptogenic pathways with miRNA; risk vs reward

15.25-15.40: Coffee Break and Posters

Clinical Neurology – Chairs: Dr. Aisling Ryan & Prof. Orla Hardiman

  • 15.40-16.20: Dr. Andrew McKeon (Mayo Clinic, USA), Autoimmune CNS Disorders: recent discoveries
  • 16.20-17.00: Prof. Sanjay M Sisodiya (University College London, UK), Epilepsy (tbc)
  • 17.00-17.40: Prof. Fredrik Piehl (Karolinska Institute, Sweden), Fluid biomarkers in multiple sclerosis – finally time to harvest?

17.45-18.00: Poster Prizes & Closing Remarks, Dr. Aisling Ryan

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