Apply now for an ISPN 2023 Latin American travel grant

In addition to our regular ISPN meeting attendance scholarships, the ISPN Executive wants to provide additional support to pediatric neurosurgeons from Latin America who want to travel to & attend the ISPN 2023 Annual Meeting in Viña del Mar, Chile (15-19 October 2023). For this purpose, we are making additional travel grants of USD 500 […]

ISPN 2023 meeting attendance scholarships – There is still time to apply!

Time is running out to apply for the ISPN 2023 meeting attendance scholarship! The final abstract submission deadline is 15 May (poster abstracts can be submitted until 15 June) and you can submit your application for a meeting attendance scholarship until 21 May 2023. The ISPN meeting attendance scholarship supports younger people from low and lower middle income countries (per World Bank classification) […]

Join us for our webinar on Nursing on 28 April!

You are invited to join us for our final session in the Young ISPN webinar series! Our session on Nursing will take place on Friday, 28 April from 17:00-19:00CEST and will cover the following topics: Moderators: Nelci Zanon (Brazil) | Jeffrey Blount (United States) | Noor UI Huda Maria (Pakistan) Welcome & overview of the […]

ISPN 2023 – Abstract submission deadline extended

If you still haven’t submitted your abstract for ISPN 2023, we have good news for you! The abstract submission deadline has been extended by two weeks. This will be your last chance to share your latest research with the international pediatric neurosurgery community at our annual meeting in October, so don’t miss the opportunity. We […]

ISPN 2023 – Abstract deadline approaching

The abstract submission deadline for ISPN 2023 is right around the corner! Share your latest work with us for the chance to present to leading pediatric neurosurgeons from across the globe. This is your opportunity to share your unique findings with the ISPN community and be a part of the outstanding annual meeting program this […]

Young ISPN educational course – Sign up for our next module Functional, Fri 31 March

The program is now confirmed for our next module Functional of the ISPN medical students, residents & trainees educational course Join us online on Friday 31 March, 17:00-19:00 CEST for lectures by renowned pediatric neurosurgeons: Moderators: Nelci Zanon (Brazil) | Jeffrey Blount (United States) | Noor UI Huda Maria (Pakistan) Welcome & overview of the webinar […]

New modules added to our young ISPN webinar series

In 2022, the ISPN Education Committee launched a webinar series in collaboration with the World Federation of Neurological Societies (WFNS), the WFNS Education and Training Committee, the World Congress of Neurosurgery for Medical Students and Medical Residents (WCNMSMR) & the Pediatric Neurosurgery Committee of the WFNS. This webinar series focused towards medical students, residents and […]

Türkiye & Syria – message of support

Our thoughts go out to those who were injured and to the families of those who have lost their lives in the recent Turkish-Syrian earthquakes. Our gratitude goes to the rescuers and all the health care professionals, including pediatric neurosurgeons, who are taking care of them. Kenes, our professional congress organizer (PCO), with its office […]

Save the date for ISPN 2023 & submit your abstract

On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee, and Annual Meeting Chairman Sergio Valenzuela, we are happy to announce that the 49th Annual Meeting of the ISPN – ISPN 2023 will take place in Viña del Mar, Chile, from 15-19 October, 2023. We are very much looking forward to this meeting, which will bring together the […]

Join us for our teaching webinar on epilepsy surgery – Fri 27 Jan

The program is now confirmed for the last session in our first series of educational webinars focused towards medical students, residents & trainees: EPILEPSY SURGERY Friday, 27 January 2023 17:00-19:00CET Moderators: Nelci Zanon (Brazil) | Jeffrey Blount (United States) | Noor UI Huda Maria (Pakistan) Developing an epilepsy program in a LMIC – the Vietnam […]

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 […]