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View a compiled list of information and announcements from National Neuropathology Societies and a schedule of upcoming events.

New ISN Book – Infections of the Central Nervous System

This is a new book in the ISN series that provides a comprehensive overview of infections affecting the central nervous system written by a range of international experts.

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Message from President-Elect

To my colleague members of the International Society of Neuropathology,

In mid-July, I received an e-mail from my friend and colleague, Seth Love, the President of the ISN, to inform me that I would be the next ISN President. As he put it, I would be “captain of the ship.” The metaphor made me smile—not because I am a committed boatsman, but because it reminded me of some fond neuropathology-boat connections that I have had over the years.

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ICN 2027 Edinburgh

On behalf of the British Neuropathological Society I am delighted to extend a warm invitation to all our colleagues across the world to join us in Edinburgh for the International Congress of Neuropathology 2027.

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ICN 2023 Berlin

Following a request from the congress organisers resulting from of the COVID19 pandemic, the ISN council and executive and have agreed to postpone the Berlin ICN from September 2022 to 13-16 September 2023

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COVID-19

Thank you to all colleagues around the globe who have been sharing their expertise and ideas as to how best we might contribute to efforts to understand the neurological complications of COVID-19.

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About the ISN

View the mission statement and constitution of the Society. Also, contact details of the Society officers and councillors, and learn about the history and goals of the Society.

Cases of the Month

Every issue of Brain Pathology features a selection of Cases of the Month – these are cases that are of greater than normal clinical interest, have unusual symptoms and/or diagnostic findings, or involve rare diseases or conditions. They are collected and edited by Ronald L Hamilton, MD, Department of Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh and the full version of the cases can be found here.

Membership

The International Society welcomes membership of any person (pathologist, clinician, scientist, veterinarian) who has a significant interest in Neuropathology.

Publications

The International Society of Neuropathology produces the journals Brain Pathology in partnership with the publishers, Wiley. In addition it has published a series of up to date books covering the pathology and genetics of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Developmental Neuropathology, Neurodegeneration. Peripheral Nerve Disorders and Skeletal Muscle Diseases. Further details of each of these publications are available in this section.