Meetings

  • This meeting is open to BPNS members and other professionals working in relevant areas, but not to patients or members of the general public without advance permission.
Spring 2024 Meeting: VIRTUAL
Start Date
End Date
Friday 22 Mar 2024 10:00 AM
Friday 22 Mar 2024 17:00 PM
Location
The Liverpool Medical Institution
Details

Our usual mix of case presentations (neurology/neurophysiology) and invited lectures is of interest to trainees/consultants and nerve specialists/non-specialists alike.  This years meeting follows our 2-yearly Teaching Course the preceding day, which may also be of interest.  Both meetings will be at the historic Liverpool Medical Institute, located in the heart of Liverpool and a short walk from the Anglican and Catholic cathedrals.  The meeting is in person or virtual via Zoom, with pricing the same for both to reflect rising AV costs and encourage in-person attendance.  There will be a dinner after the meeting which is booked separately on the website (dinner listed as a separate meeting).

PAYMENT INFORMATION

Cost for associate members is £50, for ordinary members £70, and for non-members £90 for the meeting registration (lunch and refreshments included).  Due to PayPal changes, our payment system through the website doesn't work, so instead register through the website 'for free' and then pay separately through PayPal, either by searching for Aisling.Carr@nhs.net through PayPal or more simply by typing PayPal.me/bpns22 into your web browser: you will then be asked to log in or sign up to PayPal before being asked to set the amount to pay Aisling Carr, our treasurer.  If you do not have a PayPal account and do not wish to sign up, you can email aisling.carr@nhs.net to agree another option.

Programme (can change before the event)
DateTimeType Presenter
Fri 22 Mar 202409:30Registration All sponsors of this meeting have no input into the organization or agenda; our sponsors are: CompanyA, CompanyB, CompanyC  
Fri 22 Mar 202410:00Other See under IN-PERSON meeting for full program  

Event price
Free
Tickets requested
1 public ticket @ £0.00
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Occupational Group
Professional Reg No. (if applicable e.g. GMC, GPHC)
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