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Meeting of the World Forum for Neurological Rehabilitation (WFNR)
September 30 -
October 2, 2004, Zurich, Switzerland
Congress Website: www.neuroplasticity.ch/wfnr
Chairman: Prof. Dr. med. Volker Dietz
for Papers open until July 4, 2004
Registration until July 4, 2004
Congress of the European Federation of Neurological Societies - EFNS in
Paris, France, September 4-7, 2004.
|homepage of the congress: http://www.kenes.com/efns2004/
Quality of life (QoL) as consequence
of severe traumatic brain lesions - including vegetative state/apallic
syndrome Medical facts, ethical and legal dilemmas
Klaus von Wild, Münster, Germany
Jean-Luc Truelle, Suresnes, France
Franz Gerstenbrand, Vienna, Austria
book "Neurotrauma - epidemiology,..." now available.
|The book "Neurotrauma - epidemiology, prevention,
new technologies, guidelines, pathophysiology, surgery, neurorehabilitation"
is now available. Please feel free to order the book from the secretary
Ciurea Second Vice-President of the WFNS
Member Alexandru-Vladimir Ciurea has been nominated as the Second Vice-President
of the WFNS.
Imhof President of the Swiss Society of Neurosurgery
|EMN member Dr. med. Hans-Georg Imhof was elected
as President of the Swiss Society of Neurosurgery.
Samii elected as Founding President for the Congress of International
||Majid Samii was elected as Founding President
for the Congress of International Neurosurgeons (MASCIN) on February 25th,
2003 in Hannover.
The picture shows Klaus von Wild, Majid Samii
(centre) and the founding assembly at the International
Neuroscience Institute (INI, Hannover).
von Wild Honorary Member of the DGNKN
||Honorary Membership of the
German Society for Neurotraumatology and Clinical Neurophysiology (DGNKN)
was awarded to Klaus von Wild on march 21th, 2003 in Hannover. The picture
shows (from left) Eckhard Richels, Congress President, Mario Prosiegel,
President of the DGNKN and Klaus von Wild.
Teasdale presented the Douglas Miller Memorial Lecture
||On occasion of the 7th EMN Congress in Newcastle
on June 27th, 2002 Graham Teasdale presented the
Douglas Miller Memorial Lecture. The picture shows David Mendelow, Congress
President (left) awarding Graham Teasdale after his Honorary Lecture
von Wild appointed to a professorship at the INI (Hannover)
|Klaus von Wild was appointed
to a professorship for Functional Neurorehabilitation in Neurosurgery and
Re-Engineering in Brain and Spinal Cord Lesions at the International Neuroscience
Institute (INI, Hannover).
Here he will organize the
annual meeting of the WFNS Committe for Functional Rehabilitation in Neurosurgery
as 3rd symposium on Functional Neurorehabilitation in Neurosurgery and
Re-Engineering in Brain and Spinal Cord Lesions, June 16-19,2004.
Federal Cross of Merit awarded to Annegret Ritz
||The Major of the City of Bremen, Henning Scherf
awards the German Federal
Cross of Merit to Annegret Ritz
Here the original text of
"In Anerkennung der um Volk
und Staat erworbenen besonderen Verdienste verleihe ich Frau Dr. med. Anna-Margarete
Ritz, Osterholz-Scharmbeck das Verdienstkreuz am Bande des Verdienstordens
der Bundesrepublik der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Berlin, den 18. Oktober
2002, Der Bundespräsident".
Potapov elected as a member of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
Czernicki, Director of the medical Research Centre of the Polish
Academy of Siences.
|It is a great pleasure to announce that Zbigniew
Czernicki is now the Director of the medical Research Centre of the Polish
Academy of Sciences. We are sending him our very warm congratulation wishing
him all the best for his future and looking forward to have one of our
forthcomming congresses in Warschau chaired by him as the Congress President.
Servadei, Chairman of the WFNS-Neurotrauma-Committee
|It is a great pleasure to announce that Dr. Franco
Servadei was nominated Chairman of the WFNS-Neurotrauma-Committee. We are
proud to have him with us, sending him our congratulations and all
our best wishes for the future of his Committee.