Dear friends,

On behalf of the European Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery (ESPN), it is our great pleasure to announce the organization of our 26th Biennial Congress, which will take place in Bonn-Germany, on May 6-9, 2018.

Regular updates are posted on the official Congress website ESPN welcomes participation from Romania and cordially invites your Society members to become actively involved in shaping the Scientific Program through abstract submission, which is open till November 25th, 2017. Kindly circulate this message to your members database and assert your national presence in this demanding aspect of neurosurgical practice.

Exchange of promotional benefits
ESPN welcomes the exchange of promotional benefits on a national level and is open to barter agreements for your Society scientific activities. Kindly provide information on local educational events, so that we may inform our followers through the ESPN website: and Society social media. In return, we are placing in attachment our Congress announcement, with the kind request that it is posted in your Society website and events calendar.

Pediatric Neurosurgery Training in Europe: an ESPN survey
On the occasion of its 26th Congress, the ESPN is launching an initiative to map pediatric neurosurgery training in Europe. We invite your Society members to participate in this effort, by taking a short e-survey. Please click hereor follow this link to access the survey content: The outcome of this survey will be announced during the proceedings of the 26th ESPN Congress and on the Society website on July 2018.

We thank you in advance for your cooperation and look forward to joining forces with you, for the benefit of neurosurgical practice and patients in our continent.

Kind regards,
ESPN Administrative Secretariat