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INFER: Masterclasses in NF

INFER (International NF Educational Resources) is a series of online educational lectures for medical professionals by leading neurofibromatosis and schwannomatosis experts.

View upcoming topics/speakers, register, or watch recordings of past events below.

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INFER is an initiative of Children’s Tumor Foundation Europe, supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca.

Upcoming Events

Live classes will only be held in English. Recordings of sessions translated to additional languages will be published when available.

The Patients' Perspective: A Masterclass on NF Care Held by NF Patients

May 23, 2024
6:00 pm CET

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Recordings of Past Events

Plexiform Neurofibromas in NF1 - General Course and Neuroradiology

Jan 24, 2023

Infer Masterclasses Speaker Hector Salvador

Dr. Hector Salvador, MD
Sant Joan de Deu Barcelona Children’s Hospital

Infer Masterclasses Speaker Gregor Kasprian

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gregor Kasprian
Medical University of Vienna

Ophthalmologic Findings and Orthopic Eye Examination in NF1 and NF2-Related Schwannomatosis

Dec 12, 2023

OT Sabine Koinig
Medical University of Vienna

Prof. Dr. Berthold Pemp
Medical University of Vienna

Constitutional Mismatch Repair Deficiency Syndrome as Differential Diagnosis to NF1/Legius Syndrome

Nov 9, 2023

Infer Masterclasses Speaker Katharina Wimmer

Prof. Dr. Katharina Wimmer
Medical University of Innsbruck

Rare NF1-Associated Tumors in Adults

Oct 23, 2023

Eric Legius, MD, PHD
University Hospital of Leuven, Belgium

Prof. Ellen Denayer
University Hospital Leuven

Optimising Hearing Outcomes in NF2-Related Schwannomatosis

Oct 2, 2023

Simon Freeman, MPhil FRCS
Manchester Royal Infirmary and Salford Royal Hospital

NF1 Dermatological Manifestations

May 23, 2023

Pierre Wolkenstein, MD, PhD
Hopital Henri-Mondor, Paris, France

Laura Fertitta, MD
Hôpital Universitaire Henri Mondor

Sirkku Peltonen, MD, PhD
University of Gothenberg, Sweden

Breast Cancer in NF1

Mar 23, 2022

Gareth Evans, MD
University of Manchester, UK

NF1 Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis

Apr 20, 2022

Eric Legius, MD, PHD
University Hospital of Leuven, Belgium

Prof. Ellen Denayer
University Hospital Leuven

Pain in Non-NF2-Related Schwannomatosis

Oct 28, 2022

David Pang, MD, ChB.
Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital NHS Trust, London

Distinguishing Non-NF2-Related from NF2-Related Schwannomatosis - Clinical and Genetic Approaches

Oct 28, 2022

Said Farschtschi, MD
University Medical Center
Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany

Surgery in NF2

Apr 15, 2022

Michel Kalamarides, MD, PhD
Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière , Paris, France

Andrew King, MBBS FRCS FRCS(SN)
Salford Royal Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom

Cognition and Behaviour in NF1: Phenotype and Treatment Approaches

Mar 17, 2022

Shruti Garg, MBBS, MRCPsych, MMedSci, PhD
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, United Kingdom

Andre Rietman, PhD
Erasmus University Medical Center
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Emotional Challenges in NF1, NF2 and Schwannomatosis

Feb 17, 2022

Susie Henley, DClinPsy, PhD
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London UK

Thomas Pletschko, PhD
Medical University of Vienna, Austria

NF1 Pediatric Management

Jan 28, 2022

Rianne Oostenbrink, MD, PhD
Erasmus University Medical Center
Rotterdam, Netherlands

NF1 Associated Glioma in Children - the Optic Pathway and Beyond

Dec 10, 2021

Amedeo Azizi, MD, PhD
Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Head of the Paediatric Neurofibromatosis Program and Paediatric Neuro-Oncology Program

NF1 Orthopedic Manifestations

Nov 9, 2021

Eric Legius, MD, PhD
University Hospital of Leuven, Belgium
Head of Clinical Genetics Department of the University Hospital Leuven

Christophe Glorion, MD, PhD
Hopital Necker-Enfants Malades, Paris, France
Department of Paediatric Orthopedic and Traumatologic Surgery

NF1 Cutaneous Neurofibromas

Oct 6, 2021

Pierre Wolkenstein, MD, PhD
Hopital Henri-Mondor, Paris, France
Head of the Department of Dermatology

Sirkku Peltonen, MD, PhD
University of Gothenberg, Sweden
Professor of Dermatology

NF1 Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors

Oct 25, 2021

Rosalie Ferner, MD
King’s College, London, UK
Neurologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Viktor-Felix Mautner, MD, PhD
University Medical Center in Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Head of NF Outpatient Department

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