IICN Meetings

Registrar's Prize in Clinical Neuroscience 2019

RDS Ext 300

The 2019 Registrar's Prize in Clinical Neuroscience will be directed by Dr. Áine Merwick, Consultant Neurologist, Cork University Hospital. The Prize Meeting will take place on Friday 8th November in the Minerva Room, Royal Dublin Society (RDS), Dublin 4. The Registrar's Prize meeting presents outstanding original research and case reports by Registrars and Specialist Registrars in clinical neuroscience in Ireland.

The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to Friday September 27th

The Registrar’s Prize has over the past 15 years attracted high quality research and instructive case reports and is a highlight of the academic calendar in Irish neurosciences. This year submissions are invited again from across the spectrum of clinical neuroscience to the Registrar's prize meeting.

 Director's Invitation

The event is always richly educational and application will be made for CME accreditation. We are grateful to our sponsors, Biogen Idec, for their continued kind & generous support of this meeting. This year we look forward to a high volume of participation from all branches of the Clinical Neurosciences, to maintain the strengths and broad appeal of the day. The meeting is an opportunity for Registrars to showcase their original work to their peers and Consultants as well a chance to compete for the prestigious prize for best original research and best case report. Additionally the day provides fantastic networking opportunities in an interactive, supportive and social environment. 

                                                                                                                                                             - Dr. Áine Merwick, Director, Registrar's Prize 2019


Presentations will be in two categories:
I. Original Research
II. Interesting Case Reports                                                                                                                                                                                                

 Call for Abstracts

Abstracts are invited for the Prize from Registrars in all areas of Clinical Neuroscience in Ireland including Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuropathology, Paediatric Neurology, Neurophysiology etc.
Candidates may submit a maximum of one abstract per category, and the research must have been carried out during the candidate’s clinical or research training period at an Irish Neuroscience Centre. Please email adbstracts to info@iicn.ie  The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to Friday, September 27th
Please click the link to follow to view submission directions Registrar's Prize 2019 Abstract Submission


To view the meeting programme please click the link to follow Registrar's Prize 2019 Programme

 Continuing Medical Education

Application will be made for Continuing Medical Education accreditation when the programme is finalised.                                                                                 


To register for the meeting please email your name, institution, position and any dietary preference to info@iicn.ie                                                                        

 Venue and Directions

Please click the link to follow for directions to the RDS How to get to the RDS
Enter the RDS from the Merrion Road entrance and access to the Minerva room is adjacent to the Main Hall Entrance
Public Transport
The Merrion road entranct to the RDS is serviced by bus routes numbers: 27X, 4, 45, 4A, 5, 7, 7A, 8, 18
The closest DART (local Dublin Rail) station (approx. 5 minute walk) to the RDS is Sandymount.
From the Sandymount Dart Station: Follow the Exit signs and turn right onto Sandymount Avenue. Continue until you reach the traffic lights (Bewley’s Hotel and the Four Seasons Hotel will be directly in front of you). Turn right onto Merrion Road and the RDS Main Complex is situated on the left hand side (Merrion Road).
Car Parking
Car parking is available for delegates at the RDS at a charge of €7 per day. The car park is open from 07.30 – 18.00                                                                    

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