Welcome

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: this covers all aspects of paediatric neurology comprehensively and systematically.
  • 3-day Annual Scientific Meeting: January each year.

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

Click on 'Courses & Conferences' above.

 

News

Visit our new website for children age 3-10 years with hemiplegia and their families and therapists!
 
FREE, downloadable ideas for activities aiming at getting the two hands working together in play. 
Activities searchable by therapy goals. Please access, disseminate and enjoy!
Anna Basu, Janice Pearse Emma Kirkpatrick.
 
http://research.ncl.ac.uk/hemiplegiaresearch-fungames/
 
See also: Kirkpatrick et al. 2016 – the materials were derived from those used in the trial. 
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/dmcn.13109/full