Beware of phishing emails

It has come to our attention that several ISPN members have received phishing emails sent in the name of ISPN President Rick Boop. These emails appear as if they were sent from his email, and asking for support in the transfer of money. The email used is not an address used by ISPN, and we ask […]

Program confirmed for module 6: Pediatric head & spine trauma – Sign up today!

Now is the time to sign up for Module 6 of the ISPN medical students, residents & trainees education course. This module will cover pediatric head & spine trauma. The program will provide sufficient time for questions and will cover the following topics: Epidemiology and pediatric trauma prevention – Guirish Solanki (United Kingdom) Subdural and extra […]

ISPN Business Meeting 2022 – Friday 9 December

ISPN members in good standing are invited to join the ISPN Business Meeting 2022, which will take place during ISPN 2022 on Friday 9 December 2022, 16:00-17:00 Singapore time in Hall A of the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. We look forward to finally seeing everyone in person again and to provide our update on ISPN activities over […]

Join us for Module 5: Pediatric neuro-infections

If you haven’t done so, now is the time to sign up for Module 5 of the ISPN medical students, residents & trainees education course. This module will cover pediatric neuro-infections (CNS infections). The program will provide sufficient time for questions and consists of the following presentations: Most prevalent CNS infections Brain abscess and empyema […]

ISPN 2022 – Few days left to register at early rates!

ISPN 2022 is rapidly approaching; just a little under 2 months before we finally meet in Singapore! The early bird period for ISPN 2022 is still in effect until 10 October, so don’t miss the chance to register for the meeting in Singapore with great savings. We are very much looking forward to meet in […]

ISPN 2022 nursing symposium goes virtual

To allow more nurses globally to join and (re-)connect, the ISPN has decided to organize the ISPN 2022 nursing symposium entirely VIRTUAL. This year’s nursing symposium will focus on how different countries and cultures provide the best nursing care for neurosurgical children. The nursing symposium will take place on Wednesday, 7 December 2022. Start time: […]

ISPN 2022 – Have a look at the scientific program

The scientific program for ISPN 2022 (6-10 December) is now available online. Take the time to peruse the program and pick out which sessions you wish to attend in Singapore this December! The program is packed with the most current topics,  and we have managed to maintain a single stream for the majority of the […]

Registration is open for the next modules of our ISPN medical students, residents & trainees education course

After a successful first module (Head malformations anatomy, diagnosis & treatment (craniosynostosis & encephalocele) of our new ISPN medical students, residents & trainees education course, you can now register for the next sessions of this online education course. Module 2 – Brain malformations anatomy, diagnosis & treatment (hydrocephalus, cysts) will take place on Friday, 29 […]

ISPN Clash of the Titans evolves – Join us for session XXI on 22 July

We are entering a new phase in our Clash of the Titans series! Our next sessions, rather than a pro & con debate, will provide a broader perspective covering the nuances on a controversial topic in pediatric neurosurgery. Join us on Friday 22 July at 1PM GMT for session XXI in the ISPN Clash of the Titans […]

ISPN visiting fellowships – Open for application!

After a pause of 2 years, ISPN is now re-opening the opportunity to apply for an ISPN visiting fellowship. To be eligible for this fellowship, you need to be professionally involved in pediatric neurosurgery, under 35 at the time of the fellowship, come from or go to a low or lower-middle income country, be an [...]

ISPN 2022 abstract submission deadline extended!

Good news! We are happy to announce that the abstract submission deadline for ISPN 2022 has been extended. Don’t miss this final opportunity to submit your abstract and have the chance to present before your peers at the congress in Singapore. Extended Abstract Submission Deadline: 13 June 2022 Submit your abstract now > Top Reasons […]

ISPN 2022 meeting attendance scholarships – Open for applications

As we are preparing ISPN 2022 to take place as an in-person meeting, the application process for the ISPN 2022 meeting attendance scholarship is now open! The ISPN meeting attendance scholarship was established to encourage younger people from low and lower middle income countries (per World Bank classification) to attend & present at the ISPN […]