Welcome

The British Paediatric Neurology Association is the professional organisation for doctors who specialise in the care of children with neurological disorders.

The BPNA is a charity (1159115) aiming to promote the health and well-being of children with neurological disorders through:

  • Training and education of professionals working in the field of neurosciences.
  • Research into neurological disorders affecting children & young people.
  • Improvement of knowledge of professionals, the public and patients and their families through scientific meetings.
  • Providing support to members to facilitate the delivery of the above objectives.

 

 

 
Training & Education for Professionals working in Paediatric Neurosciences
 
The BPNA delivers:
 
  • Short courses in: epilepsy, movement disorders, headache and neonatal neurology.
  • Paediatric Neurology Distance Learning: this covers all aspects of paediatric neurology comprehensively and systematically.
  • 3-day Annual Scientific Meeting: January each year.

All our courses and conferences are open to non-members.
 

Click on 'Courses & Conferences' above.

 

News

Cannabis derived medicinal products

Please follow the link above for the BPNA position statement and guidance about cannabis derived medicinal products.

BMA Foundation for medical research

Vera Down – £65,000

The BMA Foundation awards research grants each year to encourage and further medical research in a variety of areas. The Vera Down award is to assist research into neurological disorders. Applications are invited from UK-registered medical practitioners and a member of the BMA. Applications can be for either research in progress or prospective research. 

Online applications will open 1 January. 

Application deadline 1 March 2019.