Symposium in Honour of Prof. Armin Schnider

Pr Armin Schnider
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You are invited to the symposium in honor of Professor Armin Schnider, Chief Physician of the Neurorehabilitation Service, which will focus on "Neurorehabilitation, Cognition, and Memory".


  • Thursday, 25th April 2024


  • Auditoire Alex F. Muller, Centre médical universitaire (CMU), Rue Michel-Servet 1, 1206 Genève


  • 3 credits from the Swiss Association of Neurology (SNG),
  • 3 credits from the Swiss Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (SSMPR),
  • 3 ½ credits from the Swiss Association of Neuropsychologists (SVNP).

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Free admission upon registration.



14:15 - Welcome address

14:20 - Retrograde amnesia in dementia and the amnesic syndrome
Prof. Michael Kopelman, Kings College, London

15:00 - Auditory motion stimulation – a new approach to treat visual neglect?
Prof. Thomas Nyffeler, Luzerner Kantonsspital

15:20 - Structural and functional circuits in spatial neglect
Prof. Radek Ptak, HUG

15:40 - Understanding and predicting recovery after stroke: a matter of networks
Prof. Adrian Guggisberg, Inselspital Bern

16:00 - Deep brain targets for non-invasive neuromodulation of impaired cognitive functions
Prof. Friedhelm Hummel, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne

16:20 - Confabulation
Prof. Armin Schnider, HUG

16:40 - Armin Schnider, the eclectic
Prof. Theodor Landis, Université de Genève

17:00 - Discours d'adieu


In the preamble of the symposium, Prof. Armin Schnider will deliver his farewell lecture from 12:30 to 1:30 in the same auditorium. Free entry upon registration.

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Last update : 15/02/2024