The Norwegian Neurological Association celebrating 100 years!

On the 29th of October 2020 the Norwegian Neurological Association is having a virtual national meeting on the 100th anniversary of the association. where a session with Covid-19 is included. 
 
On October 29 at 12-16.30, the 100th anniversary of the Norwegian Neurological Association will be with with a virtual meeting at Zoom. There will be lectures about Covid-19 and the brain with Michael Zandi from Queen Square in London and Prof Hanne F.  Harbo, the Head of the Department of Neurology at Oslo University Hospital in collaboration with the other  Norwegian neurological departments. There will also be an anniversary celebration with the launch of the anniversary book and the awarding of a number of prestigious prizes. Aamodt has been the president of the Norwegian Neurological Association since 2014 and is the chair of the meeting. Registration to the meeting is here: https://www.legeforeningen.no/kurs/2020/9/34188/
For more information: www.nevrologi.no

5th European Stroke Organisation Conference (EOC), Milan, 22-24 May 2019. ESOC The European Stroke Organisation Conference

The NOR-FIB study is presented at two sessions during ESOC with new data from the biomarker study and updated data on the inclusion of participants. Many of the investigators participated at the Investigator meeting during the first day of the congress.

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EAN Investigator Award 2018 to Anne Hege Aamodt

Anne Hege Aamodt, manager of ECRI, was during the EAN conference given the "EAN Investigator Award 2018" for her presentasjonen entitled "Effect and safety of tenecteplase in stroke patients with atrial fibrillation".

Investigator Award Winners 2018

EAN congress Lisbon 2018 homepage

June 16-19 2018 The 4th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology in Lisbon

At the 4th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology in Lisbon (EAN 2018) three studies were presented from the group. 
 
Gry Grønli had an ePresentation from a single centre study on cerebral venous thrombosis from Oslo University Hospital. PhD student Anna T. Lambert presented data from the pilot study of NOR-FIB at an oral session and Anne Hege Aamodt presented data with atrial fibrillation in NOR-TEST study.
 
Both NOR-FIB and NOR-TEST were selected for the highlight session of the congress. Next year the congress is in Oslo and a lot of preparation for the congress was done in Lisbon both by the local organising committee and by the Norwegian Neurological Association which Anne Hege Aamodt is the president of. You can find more information on the EAN2018 here: https://www.ean.org/oslo2019/

May 16-18 2018 European Stroke Organisation Congress in Gothenburg

Anne Hege Aamodt was invited speaker at the European Stroke Organisation Congress in Gothenburg in May to talk about treatment in Central Retinal Artery Occlusion and presented at new planned international randomised controlled trial with tenecteplase - the TEN-CRAOS Study.
The NOR-FIB study was also presented at ESOC by PhD student Anna T. Lambert and there was an Investigator meeting with participants from all Scandinavian countries.

March 12-16 2018 Nevrodagene

Media coverage (collection of links from legeforeningen.no)