Calendar of Meetings

VII Congrés Société Européenne de Neurologie Pédiatrique

The 7th Congress of the French-speaking European Society of Pediatric Neurology will be held December 1 through December 4 at the Palais des Congrés in Paris. The language for the Société Européenne de Neurologie Pédiatrique (SENP) Congress is French and English. For futher information, contact Dr A. Arzimanoglou, Child Neurology and Metabolic Diseases, Hospital Robert Debré, 48 Boulevard Sérurier, 75019 Paris, France. E-mail:

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International Conference on Rasmussen's Syndrome

The Pierfranco and Luisa Mariani Foundation for Paediatric Neurology is organizing the second international symposium on Rasmussen's syndrome – Mechanism, management and long-term outcome, in cooperation with the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital and the National Neurologic Institute “C. Besta” of Milan. The conference takes place December 13 and 14, 2002 at the Montreal Neurological Institute. The program will include clinical aspects and investigations of Rasmussen's syndrome, genetic components, and immunological and surgical treatments. Details can be found on the Mariani Foundation's bilingual Web site at URL: or contact Dr. Maria Majno at

European Paediatric Neurology Society Congress 2003

The 5th Congress of the European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) will be held in Taormina, Italy on October 22–25, 2003. Main topics will be Epilepsy, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Neurogenetics, and Developmental Neurology. A postgraduate course on child epilepsy and a satellite symposium for child neurology nurses is also being organized. Details can be found on the EPNS Congress Web site at URL: or contact the Scientific Secretariat: Dr. Marika Pane and Dr. Daniela Ricci, Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 00168 Rome, Italy. E-mail: