In this section you can find an overview of the past ISPN Educational Courses.

ISPN Courses 2018

1. Bangladesh
5-6 January 2018 – Dhaka
Faculty: W. Harkness, S. Chatterjee, C. Deopujari, W.T. Seow, J. Goodrich
>90 attendees
Nurse session

2. Egypt
22-23 February 2018 – Cairo
Faculty: G. Solanki, P. Steinbok

3. China
13-14 July 2018 – City of Haikou
Faculty: T. Tomita, M. Handler, M. Taylor

4. Chile
6-8 September 2018 – Puerto Montt
Faculty: G. Zuccaro, W.T. Seow, M. Zerah, G. Cinalli

5. Senegal
13-15 September 2018 – Dakar
Faculty: G. Fieggen, S. Chatterjee, M. Choux, T. Roujeau, N. Zanon

6. Myanmar
3-4 November 2018 – Yangoon

7. Russia
12-15 December 2018

ISPN Courses 2017

1. Argentina
30 March – 1 April 2017 – Buenos Aires
Coordinator: Dr. Graciela Zuccaro
Faculty: A. Figaji, R. Keating, T. Roujeau, S. Valenzuela
Topic: Pediatric Neurooncology
120 attendees, most from all over Argentina, and from other Latin American countries (Pediatric Neurosurgeons, Pediatric Neurooncologists, and many adults Neurosurgeons)

2. China
12-14 May 2017 – Shanghai – In conjunction with the 5th Chinese National Conference on Pediatric Neurosurgery
Coordinator: Dr. Ma Jie
Faculty: N. Zanon, S. Sgouros, F. Di Rocco, K. Nishiyama
Topics: Malformations (craniofacial, vascular, congenital…), midline tumors, spine

3. South Africa
8-11 June 2017 – Hilton – Combined ISPN-ESPN AfPNS
Coordinator: Dr. Graham Fieggen
Faculty: W. Harkness, M. Handler, W.T. Seow, S. Chatterjee
Topics: Neuro-oncology, Neuromonitoring, dysraphism, CVJ anomalies, ethical issues
33 delegates (20 from SA+ 13 outside SA)

4. Brazil
10-12 August 2017 – Santaren
Coordinators: Dr. Artur Da Cunha and Dr. Nelci Zanon, local co-ordinator: Dr. Erik Simoes
Faculty: W Harkness, T Tomita, S Valenzuela, G Kemel
Topics: Hydrocephalus, Spine, Tumors
Participants: 125 (Neurosurgeons, residents but also neurologists, anesthesiologists, nurses…)

5. Malaysia
7-10 September 2017 – Kuala Lumpur
Coordinator: Dr. Azmin
Faculty: S. Chatterjee, W.T. Seow, F. Di Rocco, M. Tisdall, G. Tamburrini, P. Steinbok
Topics: Craniosynostosis, Epilepsy, Tumors

6. Belarus
29 November – 1 December 2017 – Minsk, combined with the 1st Congress of the Eurasian Association of Pediatric Neurosurgeons
Coordinator: M. Talabaev
Faculty: W. Harkness, A. Da Cunha, R. De Oliveira, G. Zuccaro, K. Nishiyama

ISPN Courses 2016

  • Myanmar, Topics :1. Hydrocephalus, 2. Pediatric brain tumours (Special focus on craniophryangioma), 3. Pediatric head trauma, 4. Congenital anomalies – November 2016
  • Thailand, Topics : 1 congenital and development cranial and spinal disorders, 2. Neurooncology, 3 Pediatric Trauma, and emergency procedures – October 2016
  • India, Topics: Epilepsy, Vascular and Tethered Cord – October 2016
  • Chile, Topic: Pediatric Neuro-oncology –  August 2016
  • China, Topic: Malignant brain tumours – July 2016
  • Mexico, TopicsPosterior fossa tumors, hydrocephalus, spinal dysraphism, Epilepsy – July 2016
  • China ISPN Course, Guangzhou, China – June 2016
  • African Paediatric Neurosurgery Course 3rd Module, Durban, South Africa in association with ISPN – April 2016

 

ISPN Courses 2015

  • Kochi – November 2015
  • Riyadh – November 2015
  • ISPN Education Course in conjunction with the Pediatric Neurosurgery Chapter of the Chinese Medical Association and the Chinese Pediatric Neurosurgery Forum, Chongqing, Western China – June 2015
  • ISPN-AASPN-KSPN Education Course on Pediatric Neurosurgery, Jeju Island, Korea – April 2015
  • ISPN-ESPN-South African (AfPNS) Course Module 2, Stellenbosch, South Africa – April 2015

ISPN Course 2019 – Dhaka, Bangladesh

The ISPN Course in Dhaka, Bangladesh will take place from 1-3 March 2019.

ISPN Course 2019 – Delhi, India

The ISPN Education Course in Delhi, India will take place on 15-16 February 2019.

ISPN Course 2019 – Bandung, Indonesia

This ISPN Education Course will take place in Bandung, Indonesia from 17-19 January 2019. You can find the full program of the meeting here >>

ISPN Education Course 2018 – Dhaka, Bangladesh

The ISPN Education Course 2018, organized by ISPN & BSNS, will take place from 5-7 January 2018, in the National Institute of Neurosciences & Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Hong Kong – November 2010

The ISPN Hong Kong Course was held from 5-6 November 2010.

Shanghai, China – April 2010

The ISPN China Course was held in Shanghai from 27-29 April 2010.

ISPN Course 2017 – Minsk, Belarus

Dear colleagues! It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to this Inaugural Congress of the Eurasian Association of Pediatric Neurosurgeons (EAPN) which will be held in Minsk, Belarus between November 29th and December 1st 2017. It...

Jakarta, Indonesia – February 2010

The ISPN Indonesia Course was held from 26-28 February 2010 in Jakarta and was followed by a mini-symposium on Medical Education on 1 March 2010.

Kolkata, India – November 2009

The ISPN Kolkata Course took place from 5-6 November 2009.

Moscow, Russia – November 2009

The first ISPN Russian Course “Continuous Medical Education on Congenital Malformations of CNS and Cerebral Palsy” was held from 23-27 November 2009 in Moscow.

Morocco – May 2009

The ISPN Morocco Course was held from 8-10 May 2009.

Havana, Cuba – February 2009

The 2nd Cuban Course on Pediatric Neurosurgery was organized by the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery (ISPN) and the Cuban Society for Neurology and Neurosurgery (SCNN) and was held from 12-14 February 2009.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – January 2009

This ISPN Educational Course took place on 10-11 January 2009 in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam and was attended by more than 100 participants.

Cairo, Egypt – January 2013

The ISPN Cairo Course was held from 25-27 January 2013. The goals and objectives of the course were:  To promote pediatric neurosurgery as an essential sub specialty To raise the expertise of neurosurgeons in Egypt,...