Neurology in the Age of Globalization
The 21 World Congress of Neurology 2013, which will take place in September 2013 in Vienna, Austria and will leave a lasting impression on us all. The congress theme is “Neurology in the Age of Globalization”. We will discuss the major breakthroughs and developments in the field of neurology – from clinical practice to research and technology. In addition to a top-rate scientific program, there will be many opportunities for hands-on learning and networking as well as exciting social events.
EFNS — The European Federation of Neurological Societies and the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) — are our partners in this important event.
The Austrian capital city can be considered an ideal location for an international medical congress of this dimension. Vienna is a city rich in culture and boasts an impressive history in the medical sciences with all the modern amenities. Vienna is located in the heart of Europe and is easy to reach by plane, train, car or boat. The city offers excellent conference infrastructure and the highly professional services required for the organization of the World Congress of Neurology. Vienna has successfully hosted large congresses in the past, with up to 30,000 delegates.
After participating in this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss the major breakthroughs and developments in the field of neurology
- Evaluate and debate new trends, techniques, therapies, and diagnostic procedures
- Review current basic clinical practice to research and technology
- Assemble a valuable network of colleagues active in the field of Neurology
- Identify real solutions to improve the long-term outcomes for patients with neurological disorders
The target audience includes any specialist or primary care clinician involved in the neurology field: Cerebrovascular disease, central nervous system, dementia, and neuroimmunology.
Other professionals interested in expanding their knowledge in the field of Neurology, including but not limited to physician assistants, nurses, and scientists working in the basic and clinical science areas, will also benefit from the wide range of educational offerings.
- Movement Disorders
- Neuro-critical care
- MS & Demyelinating Diseases
- Neuromuscular disorders
- CNS Infections
- Vertigo and balance disorders
- Sleep disorders
- Child neurology
- Autoimmune Encephalitis
- Health economics & outcomes
- Metabolic and mitochondrial diseases
- Environment, Climate Change
- Autonomic nervous system disorders
- Behavioral Neurology
- Motor neuron disease
- Channelopathies Palliative care
- Nutritional disorders or intoxications
- History of Neurology
- Sports Neurology
- Training in neurology
- Tropical Neurology
European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)
An application has been made to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) for CME accreditation of this event.
The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).