MIND & BRAIN - 60th International Neuropsychiatric Congress May 27th-30th, 2021. Park Plaza Histria, Pula, Croatia


Preliminary program - confirmed lectures: 

Vida Demarin: How art changes the brain?

Amos Korczyn:  “Is cognitive reserve just a buzz word lacking scientific value?”

Norbert Mueller: Current state in inflammation research and antiinflammatory treatment in depression.
Karl Becthter: An international consensus on an approach for the diagnosis and management of psychosis of suspected autoimmune origin: the concept of autoimmune psychosis
Martin Bruene: Human brain evolution --- vulnerability to neuropsychiatric disease by design?
Francesco Benedetti: Inflammatory biomarkers of cognitive deficits and brain structural changes in mood disorders. 

Nenad Bogdanovic: Alzheimer Disease - typical and atypical forms as a neurobiological and diagnostic challenge"
Vanja Bašić Kes: Blood neurofilament light chain as a biomarker of MS disease activity and treatment response
Jelena Drulović: Management of multiple sclerosis in the changing treatment landscape
Uroš Rot: Cerebrospinal (fluid) markers in multiple sclerosis
Vladimira Vuletić: Roles of neuroinflammation in Parkinson’s disease
Ervina Bilić: Gut microbiota and neuroinflammation
Bojana Žvan: CGRP-induced changes in cerebral and systemic circulation – a TCD study
Bartlomiej Piechowski-Jozwiak: Brain and Visual Art
Miroslav Čuturić: Huntington’s Disease: Ongoing Clinical Trials Update
Milija Mijajlović: Recent advances in burning mouth syndrome

Silvio Bašić: Epilepsy surgery- advantages and limitations

Dijana Zadravec: Diagnostic imaging of neurodegenerative diseases.

Anna Czlokowska: Stroke and Inflammation

Daniel Bereczki: Transient ischemic attack

Osman Sinanović: Immune-mediated plexopathies 

Stroke Symposium: Intracranial Artery Disease (Chairs: Kurt Niederkorn, Thomas Gattringer)

Kurt Niederkorn (Graz): Overview and Medical Management of Intracranial Atherosclerosis

Hannes Deutschmann (Graz): Neuroradiological Diagnosis and Endovascular Treatment of Intracranial Artery Disease

Markus Kneihsl (Graz): Neurosonography in the Diagnosis and Management of Intracranial Vascular Disease

Thomas Gattringer (Graz): Cerebral Vasculitis and Differential Diagnosis

Marjan Zaletel (Ljubljana): Psychosocial factors and level of Self rated health in  Slovene Migraine population

Flemming Bach (Aarhus, Denmark): Tension-type headache - Pathophysiology and management - the importance of interdisciplinary treatment.

Sonja Antić  (Aarhus, Denmark): Idiopathic intracranial hypertension: mechanisms and management - consensus guidelines
Gabriela Novotni (SKopje) - Alzheimer's Disease: the story beyond amyloid
Marina Boban (Zagreb)- Fostering education and multidisciplinary exchange towards improving dementia care

Ninoslav Mimica (Zagreb) – Contemporary hospital treatment and care for people with dementia in Croatia

Marija Kušan Jukić (Zagreb) - Out-patient psychiatric care for people with dementia in Croatia.

M.Jakovljević (Zagreb, Croatia): The concept of staging in psychiatry
D.Marčinko (Zagreb, Croatia):  Epigenetic and psychodynamic in personality disorders
M.Šagud, A.Mihaljević-Peleš: TBA
M.Rojnić Kuzman  (Zagreb, Croatia): Early recognition and management of “at risk” states
A.Savić, P.Brečić (Zagreb, Croatia): The role of neuroimaging in early Diagnosis and Interventions
V.Bilić (Zagreb, Croatia): TBA
B.Vuksan Ćusa (Zagreb, Croatia): New trends in bipolar disorder

Round table (A.Bagarić, V.Bilić, S.Drmić, M.Jakovljević, D.Marčinko: Psychodynamic Coaching - the application of psychodynamics in the business world


We look forward to welcoming you in Pula, Croatia! The Administrative Secretariat is pleased to assist you with further details.