ISPN2016 Annual Meeting of International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery
October 23rd, 2026
to October 27th, 2026
About the Event
The 44th ISPN Annual Meeting will offer a top scientific program with the contributions from world renowned scientists specialized in the area of Pediatric Neurosurgery. In recent years, we are seeing tremendous changes such as the application of molecular biology to pediatric CNS tumor and congenital malformation, technical development of imaging diagnosis and advancement of prenatal diagnosis and treatment. These changes might bring a new era of breakthroughs and advances in diagnosis, treatment, management and ethics of pediatric Neurosurgery. ISPN 2016 will provide a mechanism for the exchange of scientific information for the betterment of our patients, wherever they are in the world, as well as give participants a unique experience in Kobe, Japan.
Kobe is a city with a unique style and an exotic atmosphere. It has flourished as an international port since old days and its culture has been greatly influenced by foreign cultures.
Join us at ISPN 2016 for an unforgettable event!
Abstract Submission Deadline: April 4, 2016
Early Registration Deadline: August 22, 2016
General Topics: Craniofacial, Epilepsy and functional, Hydrocephalus, Neuro-oncology, Spine, Trauma, Vascular, Other.
Special Topics: Molecular biology, Fetal diagnosis and management, Ethics, Neuro-imaging.
2016 Annual Meeting's President:
Mami Yamasaki, Japan/Asia
Chair: Graham Fieggen, Republic of South Africa/Africa
Co-Chair: Anthony Figaji, Republic of South Africa/Africa
Sandip Chatterjee, India/Asia
Samer Elbabaa, USA/North America
Todd Hankinson, USA/North America
Shim Kyu-Won, Korea/Asia
Masakio Nonaka, Japan/Asia
Francesco Sala, Italy/Europe
Martin Schuhmann, Germany/Europe
Mehmet Selcuki, Turkey/Europe and Middle East
Peter Ssenyonga, Uganda/Africa
Nelci Zanon, Brazil/South America
Lindy May, United Kingdom/Europe (Nursing Symposium)
Early Bird Savings: USD 650
Speakers: Mami Yamasaki, Graham Fieggen, Anthony Figaji, Sandip Chatterjee, Samer Elbabaa, Todd Hankinson, Shim Kyu-Won, Masakio Nonaka, Francesco Sala, Martin Schuhmann, Mehmet Selcuki, Peter Ssenyonga, Nelci Zanon, Lindy May
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue details: Kobe Portopia Hotel, 10-1 6 Chrome Minatojima Nakamachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe, 650-0046, Japan