NeuroFest 2021


Our annual virtual festival, NeuroFest, provides opportunities for the neuro community to come together and consider hot topics of the day throughout the month of November. These events are free to all those who work for our member charities and associate member organisations.  

  • Wednesday 3 November, 10:00 – 11:00: Urgent debate on NHS Reforms, featuring two teams going head to head to discuss the motion “This House believes NHS reform in England could deliver integrated care for people with neurological conditions”.
  • Thursday 11 November, 10:00 – 11:30: *Members choice* Exploring the Diagnosis Journey, a topic chosen by our member charities. Our keynote speakers were ; Robert Annan, Programme Lead, Physiological Measurements & Diagnostic, Workforce (Office of the Chief Scientific Officer), Medical Directorate, NHS England and NHS Improvement, Professor Nick Wood, Professor of Clinical Neurology at UCL. Dr Jacquie Deeb, Consultant in Clinical Neurophysiology and President of the British Society for Clinical Neurophysiology.
  • Wednesday 17 November, 10:00 – 12:00: Annual General Meeting. Open to members only. Our keynote speaker was Caroline Clarke, Group Chief Executive of the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.
  • Wednesday 24 November, 10:00 – 11:00:  *Members choice* – A closer look at digital exclusion among people with neurological conditions., a topic chosen by our member charities.
  • Wednesday 24 November, 12 noon – 13:00:  Being LGBTQI and living with a neurological condition.
  • Thursday 25 November, 15.00 – 16.30: Leading the neuro charity sector by invitation only.  
  • Tuesday 30 November, 15:00 – 16:30 Sharing our experiences of co-production. Open to members only.

You can find recordings of the 2020 NeuroFest on youtube  and Soundcloud