British Paediatric Neurology Association is the professional organisation for medical professionals in the UK and internationally 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.
  • Webinar Lectures Series

All our courses and conferences are open to non-members
Click on 'Courses & Conferences' above.
For Webinar Lecture Series click here


There has been a recent update on prescribing valporate. Please find downloadable document links below:

Priority Setting Project: The Top Ten UK research priorities for interventions in childhood neurological disorders.
Find an accompanying detailed downloadable document to read below:
Click here to download