Irish Neuroscience Conferences

Dublin Neuroscience Conference at Beaumont Hospital 2018


  At Beaumont Hospital, a weekly Dublin Neuroscience Conference is hosted each Friday morning, with presentation of clinical cases. Each month a Guest Speaker is invited to deliver a lecture to the conference. While these guest lectures are usually scheduled to take place on the first Friday of each month, occasionally they may be organised on an alternate Friday to facilitate short visits by international speakers.

Time of Conference                                   Directions to Beaumont                                                  Programme

Chairperson's Rota                                    Registrar Case Rota 2018                                               Sponsor Acknowledgement

   Time of Conference

The Neuroscience Conference usually commences at 09.00 . When there is a Guest Lecture, the meeting commences at 08.30, with the neuroscience conference following from 09.15 - 10.00

  Directions to Beaumont Hospital, Dublin

For directions to Beaumont Hospital please click the link to follow Beaumont Hospital Directions The neuroscience conference generally takes place in the Richard Carmichael Lecture Theatre which is accessed though the main entrance to the hospital, turn to the left in the lobby area and left again for the entrance to the lecture theatre.
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  Guest Speaker Programme

                                                   Programme of Guest Speakers at the Dublin Neuroscience Conference 2018

Date / Time Venue Lecture Host Guest Speaker Title of Lecture
February 9th
08.45 - 09.25
Carmichael Lecture Theatre Dr. Shane Smyth
Dr Teresa Coelho
“An Overview of Transthyretin Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy (TTR-FAP) – Diagnosis to Treatment”
February 23rd          Dublin Neuroscience Conference Cancelled as Neuroimmunology Meeting taking place at Herbert Park Hotel, Dublin
                                          See the link to follow for details of the Meeting Neuroimmunology Meeting
March 9th
08.45 - 09.25
Carmichael Lecture Theatre  

Prof. Jerry Wolinsky
"Ocrelizumab – What you need to know and how it could fit into the MS armamentarium".
March 16th
09.00 - 09.40
Carmichael Lecture Theatre Dr. Martin Rutledge

Dr. Andrew Blumenfeld

“Managing Chronic Migraine: where we are and where we have come from”

April 20th       08.45 - 09.25 Carmichael Lecture Theatre Prof. Norman Delanty

Prof. Mark Cunningham

"Glutamatergic Mechanisms in Brain Tumour-Related Epilepsy: opportunities for therapeutic approaches?’

June 22nd
08.45 - 09.15
Carmichael Lecture Theatre Prof. Michael Hutchinson
Professor Antonio Pisani

"Synaptic plasticity in the pathophysiology of dystonia"
June 29th
08.45 - 09.15
Carmichael Lecture Theatre Dr. Janice Redmond

Prof. Leonard van den Berg
"Immunomodulation in Peripheral Neuropathies (focus on MMN)".
November 16th
08.45 - 09.15
Carmichael Lecture Theatre Prof. Michael Hutchinson Prof. Mary Reilly “Approaches to treating hereditary neuropathies”.




























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 Chairperson's Rota

The Neuroscience Conference is chaired by a consultant on a monthly rotation. To view the Chairperson rota for the 2018 Neuroscience Conference please click the link to follow  DNC Chairperson Rota 2018                                                                                                                                                                     Back to Top

 Registrar Case Rota 2018

Please note that this Registrar Case Rota is provisional and will be amended as confirmed. To view the Rota please click the link to follow DNC Registrar Case Rota 2018

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 Sponsor Acknowledgement

The 2018 Dublin Neuroscience Conference is kindly sponsored by the following companies:

  • Roche Products
  • Fannin Limited
  • Clonmel Healthcare Limited
  • Sanofi Genzyme
  • Biogen Ireland
  • Novartis Ireland
  • Pfizer
  • Eisai
  • Allergan Limited
  • AbbVie Limited
  • Merck Ireland
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals
  • Shire Pharmaceuticals

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