1st April 2020, Hall 8A - International convention centre (ICC), Birmingham, United Kingdom

6th British Veterinary Neurology Society (BVNS) Symposium
"NeuroMetabolic Disorders"


8:30 Registration and coffee

9:00 Channelopathies of the Human Nervous System - Prof Sameer Zuberi, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at the Royal Hospital for Children and Honorary Professor in the University of Glasgow
9:50 Channelopathies: From Membrane Potential to Disease – Prof Dennis O'Brien, University of Missouri

10:40 Coffee break

11:10 Movement Disorders in Children – Aetiology and Treatment - Prof Sameer Zuberi, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at the Royal Hospital for Children and Honorary Professor in the University of Glasgow
12:00 Approach to Dogs and Cats with Myasthenia and Comparison with Myasthenia in Humans – Dr An Vanhaesebrouck, University of Cambridge

12:50 Lunch

14:00 Movement Disorders: Making Movements Happen - Mark Lowrie, Dovecote Veterinary Hospital
14:45 Inborn Errors of Metabolism: Roadblocks Coming and Going – Prof Dennis O'Brien, University of Missouri

15:30 Coffee break

16:00 Clinical research abstracts (4-5 speakers - 10 minutes with 2 minutes question time)

17:00 Closing remarks and AGM


Registration:

  • Becoming a member of the BVNS: £25
  • Renewal of your membership 2020: £25
  • Registration symposium for members: £125
  • Registration for non-members: £175
  • For registration contact our Treasurer:
    Annette Wessmann: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Abstract Submission

Abstract Format

Submission guidelines for all abstracts:

Papers, reports or articles containing the work submitted in the abstract must NOT have been submitted or accepted for publication prior to submission of the abstract. Abstracts must NOT have been presented elsewhere prior to presentation at BVNS meeting.

  • Submit the abstract as an MS Word file (.doc or .docx)
  • Indicate whether ethical permission was obtained for the study
  • Font: Times New Roman, size 12
  • Paragraphs: 1.5 spacing and fully justified
  • Indent each paragraph three spaces
  • The abstract should be a maximum of 500 words
  • The first line should contain the title in capitals; the second line all author(s); the third the institution(s) the author(s) are affiliated
  • Organize the body of the abstract as follows:
    • A statement of the purpose of the study
    • A statement of the methods used
    • A summary of the results presented in sufficient detail to support the conclusions
    • A statement of the conclusions reached
    • Do not use subheadings (e.g. methods, results)

Please e-mail submissions to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The deadline for submission is the 2nd March 2020 and authors of accepted abstracts will be rewarded free entrance to the Symposium.

Click here to view the 2016 Abstracts >


Sponsored by:

Neurogen
TVM UK Animal Health Limited CVS Group plc