2023 BANN Conference

The 52nd Autumn conference will be hosted by the Neuroscience department at the Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Title: The changing landscape of Neuroscience Nursing

Friday 6 October 09:00-16:30
Keynote Presentations: 
Advanced in Neuro-Vascular Surgery – Prof Mohsen Javadpour, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin. Epilepsy (title tbc) – Dr Ronan Kilbride, Consultant Neurologist, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin

Saturday 7 October 9:00-15:00
Keynote Presentation: Traumatic Brain Injury in Ireland (title tbc) – Mr Philip O’Halloran, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK

Confirmed themes over the two days include: 

  • Epilepsy management and surgery 
  • Neurovascular 
  • Neurotheatres 
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Spasm mangement 
  • TBI

Conference venue

The two-day conference will be held in the Crowne Plaza Dublin Airport Hotel which is conveniently located close to Dublin’s International airport. 

Transportation from the airport to the hotel

The Crowne Plaza Dublin Airport operates a free 7-minute electric shuttle bus service from Dublin airport to the Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Express. (Please note that the Crowne Plaza shuttle is reserved for residents of the hotel only).

For up-to-date information about the pick-up and the timetable please click the link below . https://www.cpireland.crowneplaza.com/dublin-airport/location/dublin-airport-shuttle-bus

Registration is NOW OPEN

The deadline for registration ‘early bird discount’ (for both members and non-members) is 2 July 2023 – click here for more details.

Call for Abstracts 

We are pleased to announce the first call for abstracts is NOW OPEN and will close on 2 July 2023.
Click here for more information.

(Abstracts for oral presentation will only be accepted for in-person presentations). 


The 52nd BANN autumn conference offers companies and other organisations a full range of sponsorship and exhibits providing unique opportunities to showcase your company, products, and services and to exchange ideas, update information and skills as well as promote awareness of recent advances in nursing neuroscience patients. This also will offer excellent opportunities for your organisations to show its commitment to the specialty of Neuroscience Nursing.

Delegates attend the conference to focus on scientific research, professional development, and clinical practice while networking with colleagues from around the U.K. and Ireland.

Click here to find out more information about the options available and complete the sponsorship application form.