On 26 July, the World Health Organization (WHO) published the new editions of the Model Lists of Essential Medicines (EML) and Essential Medicines for Children (EMLc) which include important new medicines for the treatment of multiple sclerosis, cancer, infectious diseases, and cardiovascular conditions, among others.
The 3rd edition of the Brain Innovation Days, organised by the European Brain Council, will take place on 26-27 October 2023 in Brussels (Belgium) under the overarching theme 'The Brain in the 21st Century'.
Brain research and innovation in particular must be recognised, more than ever, as a health and research priority in the EU. Join the community's calls for a European Brain Research and Innovation Plan.
On Sunday, 5 June, 15:00-16:30 there will be a joint EPA/EAN Live Session at the EPA Virtual Congress, with talks from Professor Bassetti, EAN President, and Professor Elena Moro, EAN Secretary General.
EAN constantly strives to enhance links with our National Neurological Society members. Here we would like to highlight two possibilities for further cooperation and support to engage with our National Neurological Society members.
This year, at the upcoming 37th ECTRIMS congress, the ECTRIMS-EAN Session, chaired by Profs. Massimo Filippi, Mar Tintoré, Maria Pia Amato and Celia Oreja-Guevara, will discuss two key aspects of MS management: the consensus regarding vaccinations in people with MS and the updated guidelines for MS treatment.
Prof. Elena Lebedeva, member of the EAN Task Force on Gender and Diversity Issues in Neurology, interviews Prof. David Dodick, Professor of Neurology, Director of the Headache and Concussion Programs at Mayo Clinic in Arizona.