Scientific Program Highlights

The scientific program will include:

PLENARY SESSIONS:

  • Degeneration and regeneration in the nervous system
  • Glia & microglia
  • Neuroinflammatory disorders
  • Demyelinating disorders and Multiple Sclerosis
  • Crosstalk between the gut & the nervous system

CONCURRENT SYMPOSIA:

  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • The microbiome
  • The peripheral nervous system
  • CNS autoimmunity
  • Microglia and macrophages
  • Multiple Sclerosis (sponsored by ACTRIMS)
  • Nervous system injury & immunity
  • Animal models in neuroimmunology
  • Neuroinfection
  • Discovery of new targets in antibody-associated disorders
  • Genetic basis of neuroinflammation
  • Neuroimmune psychiatry

WORKSHOPS:

  • Immunotherapeutics for nervous system disorders
  • New investigative modalities
  • Brain cancer and immunotherapeutics
  • Antibodies and B cells in neuroimmunological disease
  • CNS infection
  • Metabolism
  • Soluble mediators of inflammation
  • Advances in stem cell research
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuroimmune antibody assays: where are we at?
  • Brain frontiers / Drain
  • Therapeutic options in MS / NMOSD