FNNDSC Weekly Newsletter - Week 35
September 1: NBS Webinar Session: Dr. Abbot Laptook – Neuro exam – (Sarnat exam)
September 8: NBS Webinar Session: Dr. Susan Hintz – Intracranial Hemorrhage in Term Neonates
Flux 2022 | September 7-9, 2022 | La Sorbonne Paris, France
The 22nd International Conference on Biomagnetism: August 28 – September 1, 2022
University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
Society for Neuroscience: November 12-16, 2022; San Diego, CA
online abstract submission opens on June 21
More information on abstract deadlines here: Society for Neuroscience - Dates and Deadlines (sfn.org)
51ST CNS ANNUAL MEETING: The 51st CNS Annual Meeting will be held at the Duke Energy Center in Cincinnati, Ohio October 12-15, 2022.
. More information here: CNS Annual Meeting - Child Neurology Society
September 4–8: ICCN 2022 Geneva, Switzerland
Registration - International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology (site-ym.com)
INBBC 2023 14th International Newborn Brain Conference
Abstracts are being accepted from July 15th, 2022 at 8:00 AM EDT until September 30th 2022 at 11:59 PM for the 2023 International Newborn Brain Conference in Clearwater, Florida.
Various Dates: Newborn Brain Society - Fetal Neurology Webinar Series Helpful Links ▴ Research Computing Data Management ▴ Research Computing Self Portal ▴ Research Announcements & News ▴ Office of Sponsored Programs Updates ▴ Funding Opportunities and Links ▴ Staff Resources - Covid-19 ▴ Covid Vaccine FAQs
New FNNDSC Member(s)
Please welcome Anette De Leon Barba!
Anette is currently pursuing her Bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics at Tec de Monterrey. She will be working with Dr. Kiho Im developing neural networks and deep learning models to improve fetal and neonatal brain MRI processing. In the future, she would like to pursue a graduate degree in Medical Physics.
FNNDSC Wellness Club
What is Ride to Cure Kids?
Big energy and high impact, Ride to Cure Kids invites indoor cyclists (age 18+) of all levels to the new, world-class TRACK at new balance. Ride at your own pace, while accelerating research breakthroughs for kids at Boston Children's Hospital. There's a DJ, massage tables and more to amp up the good vibes for you and your ride team.
Join us for the first-ever Ride to Cure Kids on November 12, 2022.
For more information visit https://secure.childrenshospital.org/site/TR?fr_id=2250&pg=entry
From June 5th to October 1st, free fitness classes are offered in parks throughout Boston. More information, including any cancelations, are provided on Facebook and Twitter at @bostonparksdept and @healthyboston. Virtual and in person options are available.
A great variety of classes, including circuit style, yoga, sculpt, abs & body, athletic conditioning, kickboxing, and pilates.
Longwood’s Public Programming Initiative
Open Weekdays, 9:30A – 4:30P, now through mid-October.
Programs are weather permitted.
Wag Wednesdays! Come play with puppies at Joslin Park in Longwood. Every Wednesday from 12-2PM at Joslin Park https://www.masco.org/enhancing-the-lma/outside
Monkeypox Facts and Prevention
Monkeypox is a disease that is caused by infection with a virus. The virus is similar to the variola virus which causes smallpox and the cowpox virus.
Monkeypox is a virus that can be spread from person to person through close contact. This can happen by touching the sores (lesions) of a person who is infected, by touching clothing, bed linens, or equipment that have been contaminated by fluid from infected lesions, or through respiratory droplets when people are in prolonged (>3 hours) face-to-face contact. Sexual contact with someone who is symptomatic is also considered to pose a higher risk for transmission.
Here is more information on the Emergency Management’s monkeypox webpage and the Open Meeting video.
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