It is a great pleasure to announce the mid-year meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society to be held in London, UK, 6th-8th July 2016. This is a joint meeting with the British Psychological Society Division of Neuropsychology and the British Neuropsychological Society.
The main theme of the meeting is ”From Neurons to Neurorehabilitation" with the aim of spanning cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology and integrating recent developments in neuropsychological rehabilitation. The conference will incorporate experimental approaches to neuropsychology and clinical neuropsychology, including assessment and rehabilitation. It is aimed not just at neuropsychologists but a range of other disciplines, for example, neurology, psychiatry, clinical psychologists, occupational therapists and speech therapists.
Our exciting program features symposia, oral and poster presentations from over 30 countries. Plenary sessions will feature distinguished keynote speakers, including Professors Giacomo Rizzolatti (Italy), Cathy Price (UK), Eleanor Maguire (UK), Angela Sirigu (France), Edward De Haan (Netherlands) and Barbara Wilson (UK).
We are also offering 4 CE Sessions taking place on Wednesday 6th July delivered by Professor Linda Clare, Associate Professor Huw Williams, Professor Barbara Wilson and Professor Roy Kessels.
Our conference will take place at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel, in the heart of London, overlooking the river Thames and the Houses of Parliament, with the iconic Big Ben Clock Tower. The hotel is within walking distance of the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey.
Please click here to book your place below. We look forward to welcoming you to London, UK!
Prof. Michael Kopelman and Prof. Robin Morris
Please find the programme for the INS Mid-Year Meeting 2016 by clicking HERE
Any amendments will be updated here. (last updated Monday 4th July 2016)
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We are pleased to be able to offer 4 CE sessions on Wednesday 6th July 2016; Session 1 will take place 9.00am-11.00am and Session 2 will take place 11.15am-1.15pm. You can book to attend these sessions, at a cost of £40.00+VAT=£48.00, in addition to your Mid-Year Meeting attendance at the time of booking.
Session 1 will take place 9.00am-11.00am and will feature the following 2 concurrent sessions.
Professor Linda Clare, Professor of Clinical Psychology of Ageing and Dementia, REACH: The Centre for Research in Ageing and Cognitive Health, School of Psychology, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter
Associate Professor Huw Williams, Associate Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology and Co-Director of the Centre for Clinical Neuropsychology Research (CCNR) at Exeter University
Session 2 will take place 11.15am-1.15pm and will feature the following 2 concurrent sessions.
Professor Barbara A Wilson, The Oliver Zangwill Centre for Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
Professor Roy Kessels, PhD, Professor of Neuropsychology, Radboud University Nijmegen; and clinical neuropsychologist at the Department of Medical Psychology, Radboud University Medical Center and Vincent van Gogh Institute of Psychiatry, Venray, the Netherlands
Further details on the CE Sessions can be found by clicking HERE. You can book to attend these sessions, at a cost of £40.00+VAT=£48.00 at the time of booking.
We are offering a number of partnership opportunities and we would like you invite companies to consider partnering with INS at this prestigious international Mid-Year Meeting. Sponsors and exhibitors will have exposure to an unprecedented number of multi-disciplinary delegates who work in the field of brain impairment from Asia, New Zealand, USA, UK, Europe and Australia. If this is of interest to your organisation then please contact us on +44 (0) 1332 227779 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
This year's Mid-Year Meeting looks to be a truly international event again, we have received submissions from everywhere marked with a blue pin and registrations from the countries marked by a green pin.
Thank you again to everyone who has made a submission for INS 2016 Mid-Year Meeting. All submitters have been contacted in early April, please contact email@example.com if you have not heard about your submission.
We have a number of bedrooms at the Conference hotel, the Park Plaza Riverbank which can be booked with your Conference registration. £179 plus VAT is fairly typical for this type of hotel in central London.
London has a huge amount of hotels with ranging prices from Youth Hostels to 5* hotels to accommodate your budget. The following list shows nearby hotels, please follow the individual hotel for their current rates and book independently. (Please note this is not an endorsement of the hotels quality simply a list of hotels by location).
We suggest you use www.expedia.co.uk or www.laterooms.co.uk for live up to date availability and rates. The Conference hotels address is: 18 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TJ. For guidance, the nearest tube station to the conference hotel is Vauxhall, and anywhere on the Victoria tube line (or mainline stations going out to Wimbledon) is therefore in easy reach. But Waterloo – on the Northern, Bakerloo, and Jubilee lines – and Westminster – on the District and Circle - are not too far away.
London has an extensive Underground Tube system that will make many hotels further from the Conference hotel accessible, you may wish to buy an Oyster card.
Registration fees can be found on the booking form. All delegate fees must be paid in GBP Sterling and must be paid at the time of booking. An invoice can be requested if online payment is not a viable option.
The Conference Dinner River Cruise is being held on The Netherlander Boat on the River Thames. Delegates who have pre-booked the dinner will meet at Millbank Pier at 18:30 for an 18.45 departure. A cash bar will be available. The Dinner must be booked in advance, £62.50+vat - £75.00.
Lunch is not included in the Mid-Year Meeting Registration fee but can be arranged at Park Plaza Riverbank at the negotiated price at £25.20 (£21.00+VAT) per day and includes a sandwich or wrap, small pasta salad, crisps, bottle of water, piece of fruit and a chocolate bar/energy bar. This can be added at the time of booking. If you have already registered for the Mid-Year Meeting you do not need to re-register please email firstname.lastname@example.org
We have compiled a list of some establishments available across London for lunch options. You can view the list HERE. As there are so many options available across London we have also created a map showing landmarks, transport as well as eating and drinking establishments within a mile of the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel. This will be added to until the Mid-Year Meeting;
An opportunity to network and meet students from across the globe! Light snacks (canapés) will be provided by the INS.
Date: Wednesday 6th July
Time: 7.30pm meet in the Hotel Lobby to walk down together (straight after Welcome Ceremony)
7.45pm onwards for those who want to meet at the venue
Where: Riverside London, 5 St George's Wharf, Vauxhall SW8 2LE (www.riversidelondon.com)
We are in the process of allocating awards to those presenting at the INS London 2016 Mid-Year Meeting. The following prestigious awards are to be presented to those at the graduate student or post-doctoral level.
The Nelson Butters Award
This award was established to honor the contributions of Dr. Nelson Butters and to recognize the impact he has had in the area of training. The prize is awarded at the Society's Annual and Mid-Year Meetings for the best research presented by a postdoctoral fellow. The recipient is selected at the discretion of each Meeting Program Chair. No formal application is necessary (all submissions by postdoctoral fellows are considered). Award recipients receive an honorarium of $500 USD.
The Phillip M. Rennick Award
This award is given in honor of the contributions of Dr. Phillip Rennick and to recognize the impact he has had in the area of neuropsychology. The prize is awarded at the Society's Annual and Mid-Year Meetings for the best research presented by a graduate student. The recipient is selected at the discretion of each Meeting Program Chair. No formal application is necessary (all graduate student submissions are considered). Award recipients receive an honorarium of $500 USD.
The Marit Korkman Award
The INS announced the addition of the Marit Korkman Award in 2014, honoring Dr. Marit Korkman’s impact in the field of pediatric neuropsychology. The award is given for the most outstanding student contribution at the Mid-Year Meeting on a topic in pediatric neuropsychology. The winner is selected at the discretion of the Mid-Year Program Chair.
SLC Student Research Awards
In conjunction with the INS Program and Awards Committees, the INS Student Liaison Committee (SLC) recognizes an additional five students at each meeting of the Society for their meritorious abstract submissions.
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The Park Plaza Riverbank London hotel is conveniently located on the south side of the River Thames and is within walking distance of some of London's most popular attractions, including the London Eye, London Aquarium and Big Ben. This Riverbank hotel's location in the South Bank of London provides you the ideal base. We have discounted conference rates for accommodation at the hotel when you book through the online booking form below.
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|INS 2016 Mid-Year Meeting Local Accommodation|
|INS 2016 Mid-Year Meeting Programme|
|INS Oral Presentation Guidelines|
|INS Symposium Presentation Guidelines|
|INS Poster Presentation Guidelines|
|INS 2016 Mid-Year Meeting CE Sessions|