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The 12th World Congress for Neurorehabilitation

40485 Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center © Wien Tourismus Christian Stemper

Wednesday 14 - Saturday 17 December 2022

Vienna, Austria


Conference overview

The 12th World Congress for Neurorehabilitation will be held at the Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Centre, Vienna, Austria from 14-17 December 2022. 

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Key Topics

Autonomic dysfunction
Bowel | Bladder | Impairments | etc.
Biometrics and big data projects
Cognitive disorders
Neuropsychology | Neurophysiology | Neuroimaging
Communicative disorders | Aphasia
COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2-related problems
Disease specific rehabilitation
Diseases of the CNS
Parkinson‘s disease | Epilepsy | Multiple sclerosis | Alzheimer‘s
dementia | Stroke | Restless legs syndrome | Migraine | Disorders of
consciousness | Spinal cord injury | Traumatic brain injury
Early neurorehabilitation
Motor and post-stroke (neuro)rehabilitation
Neuromodulation, visual and auditory perception
Neurorehabilitation in developing countries | Developing World Forum
Neurosurgical aspects of neurorehabilitation
Other diseases
Balance and gait disorders | Systemic diseases | Infections | Tumours, etc.
Pediatric neurorehabilitation
Peripheral neuropathy and neuromuscular disease
Pharmacology in neurorehabilitation
Public health issues
Swallowing disorders | Dysphagia
Virtual and augmented reality, robotics and related technology and
brain computer interfaces

Congress co-chairs

Caterina Pistarini
Istituti Clinici Scientifici Maugeri IRCCS | Genova | Italy


Volker Hömberg
Neurologie – SRH Gesundheitszentrum I Bad Wimpfen | Germany

Scientific committee

Caterina Pistarini (Genova | Italy)
Volker Hömberg (Bad Wimpfen | Germany)
Michael Thaut (Toronoto | Canada)
Gilles Rode (Lyon | France)
Dominic Pérennou (Grenoble | France)
Janice Eng (Vancouver | Canada)
Catherine Lang (St. Louis, MO | USA)
Randolph Nudo (Kansas City, MO | USA)
Thomas Platz (Greifswald | Germany)
Nam-Jong Paik (Seoul | Korea)
Wayne Feng (Durham, NC | USA)
Abhishek Srivastava (Mumbai | India)
Adrian Guggisberg (Bern | Switzerland)
Thomas Nyffeler (Luzern | Switzerland)
Arseny Sokolov (Lausanne | Switzerland)

Organisation committee

David Good (Hershey, PA | United States of Amercia)
Volker Hömberg (Bad Wimpfen | Germany)
Caterina Pistarini (Genova | Italy)
Leonard Li (Hong Kong | China)
Jorge Hernández Franco (Mexico City | Mexico)
Teresita Joy Evangelista (Manila | PH)
Nirmal Surya (Bombay | India)
Sabahat Wasti (Abu Dhabi | ARE)
Lucia Braga (Brasilia | BR)
Stephanie Clarke (Lausanne | Switzerland)
Arseny Sokolov (Lausanne | Switzerland)
Adrian Guggisberg (Bern | Switzerland)
Heinrich Binder (Vienna | Austria)

Hosting societies

WFNR logoWorld Federation for Neurorehabilitation

The purpose of WFNR is to advance the development of neurological rehabilitation worldwide and to inspire, encourage and develop collaboration between clinicians with an interest in the field.


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Membership to the WFNR is only £30 per year and includes lots of benefits, including discounts to events and publications.

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