preliminary program

The Organizing Committee of the European Neurofibromatosis Meeting 2020 is pleased to announce the NF2020 preliminary program featuring keynote and plenary lectures on NF1, NF2 and Schwannomatosis alternated with parallel sessions for in depth knowledge. Topics include plexiform neurofibromas, cutaneous neurofibromas, cognition and behavior, genetics, quality of life, as well as animal and cellular models and fundamental research.

Friday 11 September 2020

08.45 – 10.45 hrs Plenary session: Plexiform neurofibromas
11.15 – 12.30 hrs Parallel sessions with short presentations / submitted abstracts

  • Plexiform neurofibromas/MPNST
  • Schwannomatosis
13.00 – 14.00 hrs Sponsored symposium
14.00 – 15.00 hrs NF2 and Schwannomatosis – plenary session
15.30 – 16.45 hrs Parallel sessions with short presentations / submitted abstracts

  • NF2
  • Cutaneous Neurofibromas and dermatology
17.00 – 18.00 hrs Poster walk and drinks including one minutes pitches
19.00 hrs Speakers dinner

 

Saturday 12 September 2020

08.45 – 10.45 hrs Plenary session: Fundamental research / animal models
11.15 – 12.30 hrs Parallel sessions with short presentations / submitted abstracts

  • Cognition and behavior in NF1
  • Genetics in NF1
13.00 – 14.00 hrs Sponsored symposium
14.00 – 14.30 hrs Best poster award
15.30 – 16.30 hrs Parallel sessions with short presentations / submitted abstracts

  • Animal and cellular models
  • Qol: pain, fatigue, pruritus
16.30 hrs Special event ‘Beat NF’
19.00 hrs Congress dinner and pub quiz


Sunday 13 September 2020

08.45 – 10.45 hrs Plenary session: Genetics
11.15 – 12.30 hrs Parallel sessions with short presentations / submitted abstracts

  • OPG/Glioma
  • Bone complications in NF1
12.45 – 13.45 hrs Farewell lunch

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