The British Paediatric Neurology Association is the professional organisation for doctors who specialise in the care of children with neurological disorders.

The BPNA is a charity (1159115) aiming to promote the health and well-being of children with neurological disorders through:

  • training and education of professionals working in the field of neurosciences
  • research into neurological disorders affecting children & young people
  • improvement of knowledge of professionals, the public and patients and their families through scientific meetings
  • providing support to members to facilitate the delivery of the above objectives


Training & Education for professionals working in paediatric neurosciences

The BPNA delivers:

  • short courses in: epilepsy, movement disorders, headache and neonatal neurology
  • paediatric neurology distance learning, which covers all aspects of paediatric neurology comprehensively and systematically
  • 3-day annual scientific meeting in January each year

All our courses and conferences are open to non-members.

Click on ‘Courses & Conferences’ above



Action Medical Research – Research Training Fellowship, including one joint award with the BPNA.  Closing date 5pm Tuesday 25 August 2015.

BPNA annual conference, Sheffield 27-29 January 2016.  Call for abstracts.  Closing date 7 September 2015.

Epilepsy Research UKinviting preliminary project and fellowship applications.  Closing date 4pm on Thursday 24 September 2015.