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Functional / Psychogenic Movement Disorders Lecture

Professor Anthony Lang, Director, Division of Neurology, University of Toronto will deliver a lecture entitled “Functional/Psychogenic Movement Disorders” ANTHONY E. LANG, OC, MD, FRCPC, FAAN, FCAHS, FRSC. Dr. Lang is Professor and Director of the Division of Neurology at the University of Toronto, Director of the Morton and Gloria Shulman Movement Disorders Center and the […]

Closing the Tau Loop

Closing the tau loop: the missing tau mutation

Frontotemporal lobar degeneration comprises a group of disorders characterized by behavioural, executive and language impairment, sometimes with features of parkinsonism or motor neuron disease. In this video Professor Tim Lynch explains the history behind this condition , research that has taken place and recent developments culminating in 2015 with the identification of the missing tau mutation i.e. closing […]

Strictly2015 DNI (129)

Mater Hospital does Strictly come Dancing

Sparkle and sequins, salsa and swing and an amazing feeling of goodwill between staff members. This is what an audience of 1000 people were treated to in the O Mahony Hall at the Helix on Friday night last. The Mater Does Strictly was held in aid of the Dublin Neurological Institute (DNI). The diversity of […]

Mater Strictly


Hearts are set to race on the dance floor as the Mater University Hospital brings its own exciting version of the hit show to the Helix. A total of 53 dancers have come forward from all Directorates / Disciplines to make this event a truly Mater Spectacular Evening – all in aid of the Dublin […]


2015 Neurological Golf Classic

This year’s Neurological Golf Classic takes place on the 25th September in the Hermitage Golf Club. It is the 14th year that the Annual Neurological Golf Classic has been held in Hermitage Golf Club, Lucan. Funds raised over the years have helped us develop services and support programmes for patients and their families. Our annual […]

Healthy Patients


Dear Spouses/Partners/Friends of neurology patients. We are looking for HEALTHY individuals to take part in our Research Study. It will be a 40 min appointment for a “skin plaster”-painfree sellotape applied on a forehead for 20 min without any substance or medication in it, accompanied by a general questionnaire and a quick neurological examination. We would […]

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