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5th International Congress of Neuropathology 1965

 

30th August – 3rd September 1965

Zurich, Switzerland

 

Creation of the International Society of Neuropathology

During a meeting of the International Committee of Neuropathology at the Fifth International Congress of Neuropathology, President of the Congress Prof F. L├╝thy proposed that the International Society of Neuropathology should be created as the continuation of the committee. Thus, the ISN was created on 31 August 1965.

 

Main topics:

  • Neuropathology of Coma and Postcomatous States
  • Genetically Induced Metabolic Disorders
    • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Parkinsonism-Dementia Complex, and Kuru Disease in the Western Pacific Islands
  • Iatrogenic Lesions of the Nervous System and Iatrogenic Modifications of the Pathology of Infections (Subtheme: Immunopathology)
  • Relationship between Human Neuropathology and Neurochemistry
  • Pathology of Ageing
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Embryo-Foetopathies

 

Documents from the ISN Archive:

Proceedings of the Vth ICN Zurich 1965 part 1

Proceedings of the Vth ICN Zurich 1965 part 2

Proceedings of the Vth ICN Zurich 1965 part 3

Programme part 1

Programme part 2

Programme part 3