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Do you want to improve your knowledge of encephalitis and meet other members of the Encephalitis Society?
Book your 'free' place at our hybrid My Brain and Medicine event, on Monday April 24, 2023, where you can join us in person or online (virtual).  The event will be recorded and you will be able to watch on demand for 30 days.

There will be a host of speakers, including professionals experienced in the field of encephalitis and members who want to share their stories of encephalitis and how it has impacted them. 

There will be opportunities to connect with others with similar experience as well as Encephalitis Society team and professionals involved in the care of people with encephalitis.

Book your FREE place

Speakers confirmed:-

Encephalitis in children - Dr Amitav Parida, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, Birmingham Women's & Children's NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Infectious encephalitis - Dr Ali Alam, Academic Foundation Programme Doctor, Infection Neuroscience Lab Clinical Infection Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Infection, Veterinary, and Ecology Sciences, University of Liverpool, UK

Autoimmune encephalitis - Assoc Prof Maarten Titulaer, Co-director Academic Centre for Neuro-inflammatory Disorders, Department of Neurology, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

'Lived Experience' viral encephalitis - Dr Rachel Harvey

Brain Infections Global: Improving diagnosis of patients with possible brain infections - Dr Bhagteshwar Singh, Royal Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool Universities NHS Foundation Trust & Institute of Infection, Veterinary & Ecological Sciences, UK

The balancing act - caring after encephalitis - Dr Stefania Bruno, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist - Medical Director, Blackheath Brain Injury Rehabilitation Centre, London

Further speakers and full programme to be announced soon.

To register for this event please book your 'free' ticket here

The event is kindly been sponsored by:-


“This work was supported by the Medical Research Council and by the National Institute for Health & Care Research (NIHR) [grant number MR/V033441/1] using UK aid from the UK Government to support global health research. The views expressed within these events/campaigns are those of the speakers(s) and not necessarily those of the MRC, NIHR or the UK government.”

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