Track Categories

The track category is the heading under which your abstract will be reviewed and later published in the conference printed matters if accepted. During the submission process, you will be asked to select one track category for your abstract.

Neurology research is an incredibly dynamic area. Understanding the basics of functional abnormalities of the nervous system and thereby developing of novel and effective treatment strategies for those disorders is making the neurology research to remain as an integral part of medicine.

Neuroscience emphasizes the vivid structure with the anatomy, biochemistry, molecular biology, and physiology of neurons and neural circuits of the human brain. The disciplines of neurosciences like Affective Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Cellular Neuroscience, Clinical Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, Molecular Neuroscience and Neuroimaging focusing on novel approaches to study the molecular, cellular, developmental, structural, functional, evolutionary, computational, psychosocial and medical aspects of the nervous system. Exploring the complex structure of the brain and pragmatic studies of neuroscience is always an innovative research in the field.

  • Track 1-1Neurological Disorders
  • Track 1-2Translational Neuroscience
  • Track 1-3Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience
  • Track 1-4Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Track 1-5Computational Neuroscience: Trends in Research
  • Track 1-6Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Track 1-7Clinical Neurology
  • Track 1-8Pediatric and Geriatric Neurology
  • Track 1-9Neuropathology of Diseases
  • Track 1-10Neurobiology
  • Track 1-11Artificial Intelligence and Human Brain
  • Track 1-12Materials for Neuroscience
  • Track 1-13Neurovirology

Neurochemistry deals with the amazing chemistry that occurs in the brain, nervous system and the nerve cell with which it communicates. The phenomenon of chemistry that generates electrical signals which propagate along nerve cells and the chemistry at the synapse by neurotransmitters are the prime locations. Robust research work on the brain and its impact on behavior and cognitive functions will portray the neurochemical behavior and illness due to the chemical imbalance which will explore the possibilities of advances in the field of neurosciences and disorders.

  • Track 2-1Neurochemicals and Cell Signalling
  • Track 2-2Ion Channels and Neuropeptides
  • Track 2-3Clinical Neurochemistry
  • Track 2-4Neural Circuits and Systems
  • Track 2-5Molecular and Cellular Neurochemistry
  • Track 2-6Neuroanatomy of 5-Hydroxytryptaminergic System
  • Track 2-7Neurochemistry of Schizophrenia
  • Track 2-8Molecular Genetics and Bioengineering
  • Track 2-9Neurochemistry and Nutrition
  • Track 2-10Migraine and Neuropathic Pain

All the neurological and psychiatric disorders are the result of the damage caused either to the brain or spinal cord which together comprises of CNS disorders. This session deals with the various neurobiological and genetic aspects of CNS disorders, their causes, diagnosis, and treatment options for these disorders.

According to World Health Organization (WHO), approximately 50 million people worldwide have epilepsy, making it one of the most common neurological diseases globally and nearly 80% of the people with epilepsy live in low- and middle-income countries. Rising research and development activities in the field of neurology have been the key driver of neurological diseases treatment market and are expected to fuel its growth throughout the forecast period 2017 – 2025.

  • Track 3-1Neuroinflammation
  • Track 3-2Epilepsy or Seizures
  • Track 3-3Multiple Sclerosis
  • Track 3-4Addiction
  • Track 3-5Autism and ADHD
  • Track 3-6Neurobiology of CNS Disorders
  • Track 3-7Animal models for CNS Diseases

Neurology is the study of abnormality in the brain, spinal cord or other nerves triggering the symptoms producing the disorders of the nervous system.  Even though the brain and spinal cord are surrounded by tough membranes they are very susceptible if compromised. Neurological disorders occur at several locations and are categorized on the primary location affected. There are more than 600 diseases of the nervous system. The prime challenge is to understand the pathogenesis of the disease and develop effective forms to cure. Research in this field is to be advanced to reduce the death rate.

Transparency market research says according to the study, the Europe neurological disorder drugs market was valued is expected to reach a valuation of US$32.0 bn by the end of 2024 as compared to US$18.3 bn in 2015. During the forecast years of 2016 and 2024, the overall market is expected to surge at a CAGR of CAGR of 6.4%

  • Track 4-1Parkinsons Disease
  • Track 4-2Alzheimers Disease
  • Track 4-3Huntingtons Disease
  • Track 4-4Tourette Syndrome
  • Track 4-5Stroke
  • Track 4-6Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Track 4-7Brain Tumors
  • Track 4-8Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Neurotransmitters are the sole bearers in regulating the cell signaling mechanisms for the effective metabolic activities of the nervous system including both motion and sensing whose assets are the amino acid residues which desire for the effective Bio Synthetic Steps for their regulation. These include Acetylcholine, Norepinephrine, Dopamine, Serotonin, endogenous morphine which renders specialized functions in the Hypothalamus. Signal transduction is the phenomena of obtaining cell response by a chemical or physical signal transmission through a cell as series of molecular events.

  • Track 5-1The 5-HT Receptors
  • Track 5-2Ionotropic Receptors
  • Track 5-3Metabotropic Receptors
  • Track 5-4mTOR Signaling
  • Track 5-5Neural Transducer
  • Track 5-6Neurotransmitters and Neuromodulators
  • Track 5-7Neurosensors
  • Track 5-8Glutamate Transporter
  • Track 5-9Purines and Peptides
  • Track 5-10Synaptic Complex
  • Track 5-11Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome
  • Track 5-12CREB (cAMP Response Element-Binding Protein)
  • Track 5-13Synaptic Transmission

Neurosurgery is the study of diagnosis and treatment (operative / non-operative i.e., critical care, prevention, diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation) of patients with disorders of the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous system. Common conditions treated by neurosurgeons include brain tumors, head injuries, intracranial aneurysms, and a broad spectrum of disorders affecting the spine as well.

  • Track 6-1Brain and Spinal Surgery
  • Track 6-2Oncological Neurosurgery
  • Track 6-3Tumors
  • Track 6-4Cerebrovascular Surgery
  • Track 6-5Aneurysms
  • Track 6-6Functional and Epilepsy Neurosurgery
  • Track 6-7Trigeminal Neuralgia

Neurobiology is the branch of science that focuses on biology and neuroscience. It is the study of the organization of these cells into functional circuits i.e. the structural and functional aspects that mediate behavior. Neurophysiology is the subdiscipline of both neuroscience and physiology that focuses on the physiology and functioning of the nervous system, using electrophysiological/molecular biological tools.

  • Track 7-1Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology
  • Track 7-2Behavioral Neurobiology
  • Track 7-3Developmental Neurobiology
  • Track 7-4Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Track 7-5Surgical Neurophysiology
  • Track 7-6Molecular and Systemic Neurophysiology
  • Track 7-7Critical Care Monitoring
  • Track 7-8Neuroendocrinology

The genetic & immune system disorders are one of the causes for the Neuromuscular Disorders which affect the nerves that control the voluntary muscles. The interesting consequence of this neuroplasticity is that the activity of the brain associated with a specific function can be transferred to another location. It makes your brain extremely resilient. Neuroplasticity also enables to recover from brain injury, stroke, and improve symptoms of autism, ADHD, learning disabilities and other brain deficits, pull out of depression and addictions, and reverse obsessive-compulsive patterns.

  • Track 8-1Ataxia and Tremors
  • Track 8-2Muscular Dystrophies
  • Track 8-3Myopathies
  • Track 8-4Motor Neuron Diseases
  • Track 8-5Neuromuscular Junction Diseases
  • Track 8-6Neuronal Plasticity and Behaviour
  • Track 8-7Plasticity and Brain Repair
  • Track 8-8Brain-Machine Interface (BMI)
  • Track 8-9Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Track 8-10Synaptic Pruning

Neuroimmunology deals with the immune system in the nervous system. The study of neuroimmunology improves the development of neuropharmacological treatments for several disorders of nervous, psychological and immunological disorders. Neuropathology is the study of disease of nervous system tissue. Analyzing the tissue will help in the diagnosis of disease.

  • Track 9-1Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology
  • Track 9-2Neuropathology of Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Track 9-3Animal models in Neuroimmunology
  • Track 9-4Immunotherapeutics for Nervous System Disorders
  • Track 9-5Autoimmune Neurology
  • Track 9-6Demyelinating Disorders and Multiple Sclerosis
  • Track 9-7Neuropathological Techniques

Psychiatric disorders like depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder, affect millions of people around the world. These disorders comprise of a wide range of problems with different symptoms varying from individual to individual. For treating this type of disorders we have many types of therapies which collectively shall come under behavioral therapy. Behavioral therapy can benefit individuals with a wide range of disorders.

  • Track 10-1Neuropsychiatric Disorders
  • Track 10-2Anxiety and Bipolar Disorders
  • Track 10-3Schizophrenia
  • Track 10-4Behavioral Research and Therapy
  • Track 10-5Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies
  • Track 10-6Depression
  • Track 10-7Personality Disorders
  • Track 10-8Dementia
  • Track 10-9Addiction and Mental Health

The action of a drug on the nervous system and the neural mechanisms through which they influence behavior is studied in neuropharmacology. Studying these interactions will help the researchers in developing drugs to treat neurological disorders, psychological disorders, pain, addiction and other diseases. Neurogenetics deals with the advances in molecular biology, genetics and the link between genes, behavior, the brain, and neurological disorders. It refers to genetic disorders that affect the brain and nerves

  • Track 11-1Neuronal Epigenesis
  • Track 11-2Neurogenetic Diseases
  • Track 11-3Molecular Neuropharmacology
  • Track 11-4Behavioral Neuropharmacology
  • Track 11-5Neuropharmacology of Drug Interactions
  • Track 11-6Clinical Neuropharmacology
  • Track 11-7Physiological Disorders
  • Track 11-8Neuropsychopharmacology

Neuroimaging is a technique that produces pictures of the brain without requiring surgery, an incision of the skin, or any direct contact with the inside of the body. The neuroimaging techniques allow noninvasive visualization of the structure and functionality of the brain. Neuroimaging has become an influential tool for both research and medical diagnosis.  While still young, the neuroimaging field has speedily progressed over the years due to innovations in technology and computational approaches. The main two in-vivo technologies are structural imaging and functional imaging.

  • Track 12-1Brain Imaging Techniques
  • Track 12-2Advantages and Concerns of Neuroimaging Techniques
  • Track 12-3Molecular and Neuroimaging Biomarkers
  • Track 12-4Clinical Neuroimaging
  • Track 12-5Recent Neural Imaging Modalities
  • Track 12-6Neuroimaging and Global Health
  • Track 12-7Functional Magnetic Resonance Brain Imaging (FMRI)
  • Track 12-8Brain Biofeedback Therapy
  • Track 12-9Neurofeedback

Neurorehabilitation is a specialty of neuroscience that tries to recover patients from nervous system injuries and tries to minimize the loss by finding functional alternative solutions in coping with it. The neurorehabilitation services will mostly benefit patients who have just recovered from the acute medical condition that necessitates extensive rehabilitation such as stroke

This session is an effort to address all areas related to Neuro Rehabilitation Principles and Practice, Clinical and Technical Perspectives on Neurorehabilitation, Psychological rehabilitation and ethical aspects during neurorehabilitation

  • Track 13-1Enhanced and Accelerated Recovery
  • Track 13-2Neurorehabilitation Therapies
  • Track 13-3Management of Neurorehabilitation
  • Track 13-4Nursing Practices
  • Track 13-5Occupational Therapy
  • Track 13-6Physical Therapy

Neurotherapeutics deals with the treatment methods and therapies of the nervous system and brain disorders. It is an indepth study for the development of new therapies for neurological and psychiatric disorders across the lifespan.

  • Track 14-1Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics
  • Track 14-2Neurotherapeutic Advances
  • Track 14-3Novel Treatment Strategies
  • Track 14-4Neural Stem Cells
  • Track 14-5Case Studies
  • Track 14-6Clinical Studies and Animal Models

Neuropsychiatry is a combination of both Neurology and Psychiatry which focuses on disorders related to mental health, in which many cases were revealed to be originated from a recognizable malfunction in the brain. The aim of Neuropsychiatry is to comprehend the relation between the body, mind and its behavioral activities. The trained Neuropsychiatrist in the field of both neurological and psychiatric features of disease seats them in an exceptional position to deliver this care. Neuropsychiatrist works along with additional Neuroscience clinicians, namely a neurosurgeon and neurologist, to deliver complete care to the patients.

  • Track 15-1Mood Disorders
  • Track 15-2Addiction Psychiatry
  • Track 15-3Social Behaviour & Suicidal Emotions
  • Track 15-4Psychosis
  • Track 15-5Neurotic Disorders
  • Track 15-6Eating Disorders
  • Track 15-7Sleeping Disorders
  • Track 15-8Cognitive Neuropsychiatry