About this event

  • Date and time Thu 23 Apr 2020 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Clinical Neurosciences

This event will highlight the lack of good clinical neurology and neurosurgery facilities in areas of Africa and Asia. Experienced speakers in this field will address how these issues can be remedied by developing educational facilities locally and with international collaboration. Speakers will also address methods of developing research projects in these areas of the world. 

This is a unique topic that has not been covered before at the RSM or in the neurological community in the UK. 

Topics include: 

  • Recognising the requirements in resource poor settings
  • How to develop research methods and overcoming obstacles 
  • What are the benefits of educational facilities locally and globally

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Tickets

Standard pricing available until 22 April 2020.

Member

RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£60.00 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00 £15.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£80.00 £45.00 £45.00 £25.00

Agenda

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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Dr Hadi Manji, President, Clinical Neurosciences Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Neurology in research poor settings

Professor Umapathi Thirugnanam, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore

Delivering neurotrauma research in low and middle income countries

Professor Peter Hutchinson, Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Honorary Consultant Neurosurgeon, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Director of Clinical Research, Royal College of Surgeons of England and Research Professor, National Institute for Health Research

Hampstead to Mbarara - my journey

Professor Tony Wilson

Research in resource poor settings - joys, trials and tribulation

Professor Richard Walker, Department of Medicine, North Tyneside General Hospital, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Trainees master class

Professor Umapathi Thirugnanam, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore

Closing remarks

Dr Hadi Manji, President, Clinical Neurosciences Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Close of meeting

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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