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The NervClub is comprised of clinicians and scientists dedicated to the initiation, development and pursuit of projects in the peripheral nerve field. As such we are a group of handsurgeons, neurosurgeons, plastic surgeons, neurologists, neuroradiologists, neuropathologists, neurophysiologists and neuroanatomists dedicated to interdisciplinary exchange, both on a personal and scientific basis in an attempt to enlarge our nerve orientated network.
NervClub – Interdisciplinary Nerve Study Group
Participants of 10th Annual Meeting at the Academy of Sciences, University of Heidelberg.
(Organisation: Professor Martin Bendszus)
Welcome message from the Secretary
On the 30th and 31st March, 2017, NervClub celebrated its 10th anniversary at the Academy of Sciences, University of Heidelberg.
The President of the conference, Professor Martin Bendszus, organized the event to the finest degree, for which he deserves special thanks. During the conference and following mini-symposium, the participants were listen to several highly interesting lectures.
On the 30th March, Professor Lukas Rasulic (Belgrade), the acting President of the newly founded »Peripheral Nerve« section of the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies, paid a short visit to the general assembly and proposed a close cooperation with NervClub.
We are delighted to welcome two new Corresponding Members to NervClub: Professor Fernando Guedes from the University of Rio de Janeiro and Professor Lynda Yang from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of NervClub, we plan to publish a special edition on »Peripheral Nerve« in the Elsevier journal »Neurology, Psychiatry and Brain Research«.
On the 18th and 19th March, 2017, the Millesi Symposium, organized by our honorary member, Professor Hanno Millesi, took place in Vienna with contributions by participants from all over the world.
Two international conferences are being organized by NervClub members this year. The 4th International Symposium on Peripheral Nerve Regeneration is being organised by Professor Kirsten Haastert-Talini and will take place from the 6th- 8th July, 2017, in Barcelona.
The 2nd German-South American Meeting will be organised by our Corresponding Members, Professor Fernando Guedes and Professor Mario Siqueira and will take place from the 10th November in Rio de Janeiro. Nine NervClub members will participate.
We trust that the members of NervClub will remain active this year and look forward to the next meeting that will take place in Vienna, in 2018.
Günzburg, April 2017
Prof. Dr. Gregor Antoniadis
Annual meeting 2018
followed by Plexus Meeting
Date: 22. - 24. March 2018
Congress President: Prof. Dr. med. Robert Schmidhammer